Arrow Artboard Created with Sketch. Artboard Created with Sketch. Title Chevron Title Chevron Icon Facebook Icon Linkedin Icon Mail Contact Path Layer Icon Mail Positive Arrow Icon Print Economy Local elections in Indonesia test Widodo's 2019 prospects Campaigning begins in roughly half of the country's provinces JUN SUZUKI and ERWIDA MAULIA, Nikkei staff writers February 22, 2018 10:00 JST | Indonesia JAKARTA Campaigning kicked off in Indonesia on Feb. 15 for local elections that will have a significant bearing on President Joko Widodo's bid to retain the presidency next year.
Gubernatorial elections will be held in half of Indonesia's 34 provinces on June 27, as will polls in 39 cities and 115 regencies.
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