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Keep on spending during crisis, says Yudhoyono

  • Hans David Tampubolon

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, November 14 2012 | 08:57 am

PREMIUM President Susilo Bambang Yu-dhoyono says that maintaining people’s purchasing power during an economic crisis would be the best policy as opposed to adopting austerity measures as a remedy.

“This strategy is called the ‘keep buying strategy’. During crisis, it is important for us to ensure that everyone will not stop buying products and services for their needs,” Yudhoyono said du...