Market gives nod to candidates
Winny Tang, Rachmadea Aisyah and Marchio Irfan Gorbiano
The Jakarta Post
As they hope for an improved economic outlook, investors and businesspeople have given a green light toward the presidential and vice presidential candidates, with positive sentiments seen in the domestic stock market amid global uncertainty.
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo picked on Thursday a religious figure, Indonesian Ulema Council (MUI) chairman Ma’ruf Amin, as his running mate f...