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The rise of media owners in RI politics

  • Nyarwi Ahmad

Yogyakarta | Wed, November 23 2011 | 09:41 am

PREMIUM As of Sept. 9, 2011, media baron Hary Tanoesudibjo, the owner of MNC Group, has officially chaired the board of experts at the newly established Nasdem Party. His formal ties with a party must be seen as part of a new trend in this country’s contemporary politics in which the media owners articulate their political views.

Hary followed in the footstep of Viva Group media owner Aburizal B...