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Editorial: A mere painkiller

  • The Jakarta Post

| Fri, December 7 2012 | 10:01 am

PREMIUM Better late than never” or, “better to do something than nothing” are the policy guidelines largely believed to have been imposed by the government in all weather conditions. Such principles are apparently the logic behind the government’s decision to set up a new agency tasked with expediting the creation of new jobs, a decision taken in the immediate aftermath of warnings sent out by the...