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Widodo pins economic hopes on big cabinet reshuffle

Sri Mulyani Indrawati, managing director of the World Bank

JAKARTA -- Indonesia President Joko Widodo on Wednesday surprised the nation by reshuffling his cabinet, replacing his economic team almost entirely.

Perhaps the biggest shock is the return of Sri Mulyani Indrawati, managing director of the World Bank, to her old role as the country's finance minister.

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