IMPERIUMDAILY.COM – BALI-National Rapimnas Kadin participants at the Westin Nusa Dua Bali Hotel received a video shipment of President Joko Widodo or Jokowi, Friday (11/29). Jokowi stressed that economic conducivity is the responsibility of all parties. Both private, BUMN and government. While the Vice President KH Ma’ruf Amin who opened Rapimnas actually vented about slow economic growth.
According to the President, building an ecosystem conducive to the national economy is the responsibility of the government, the responsibility of the Chamber of Commerce. Jokowi hopes that the Rapimnas Kadin can produce economic steps for Indonesia to advance and be just.
“For this reason, we will build an ecosystem of employment creation, we will build an ecosystem for enhancing the MSME class,” Jokowi said.
Meanwhile, Vice President Ma’ruf Amin revealed that economic growth slowed due to a number of factors. Starting from the quality of Indonesian people, the trade war between the United States and China, to technological change.
Indonesia’s national economic growth currently faces considerable challenges.
“Among other things, the pace of the national economy tends to slow down as a result of uncertainty in global economic conditions, a prolonged trade war between the United States and China and geopolitical risks, the quality of human resources is still low,” explained Ma’ruf in his remarks quoted from kumparan.com.
Ma’ruf, quoting World Bank data, said that Indonesia’s per capita income is in the low and middle class category. Indonesia is also far less than the per capita income of Japan, Korea and Singapore.
“According to data from the World Bank, World Bank, Human Capital Index, indicators of the capacity and quality of human resources of a country in developing the economy, Indonesia is included in the low-income middle and lagging income groups compared to Singapore, Korea and Japan. The poverty rate, inequality, and unemployment are still included in the high category and must be reduced, “he said. (cak)