Jokowi to Raise Digital Economy in G20 Summit

Hangzhou, 2 Dhulhujjah 1437/4 September 2016 (MINA) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will be the keynote speaker in the G20 Summit in Hangzhou, China to raise the issue of three pillars: innovation, new industrial revolution, and digital economy.

Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi delivered it in Hangzhou, China, Sunday accompanied the President’s in the visit, Antaranews reported.

She also said that the summit will be a joint communication concerning previous meetings, including some 36 “Agreed document” and five “ministrial statement”.

The summit held in Hangzhou International Expo Center (HIEC) and run for two days 4 to 5 September, 2016.

Earlier, President Jokowi visited the Huawei office, the the third largest mobile phone company in the world after Samsung and Apple.

President Jokowi met Chairwoman of Huawei Technologies Ms. Sun Yafang and discussed various possibilities of cooperation that can be done between Indonesia and Huawei.


On Sunday, President Jokowi met the Second Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul Aziz Al-Saud in Dahua Boutique Hotel, Hangzhou. (R03/R04)

Mi’raj Islamic News Agency (MINA)