Foreign Minister Retno Send Diplomatic Note to the Government of Malaysia

By : Candra Mata And Aldi Firhand | Sunday, August 20 2017 - 21:00 IWST

The Indonesian flag is reversed in Malaysia's SEA Games guidebook
The Indonesian flag is reversed in Malaysia's SEA Games guidebook

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi regretted the incident of the Indonesian flag in the 2017 Malaysia SEA Games handbook. Retno said Indonesia has taken official steps by sending diplomatic notes to Malaysia.

"Firstly we are very sorry that the incident can happen, I have communicated with Foreign Minister of Malaysia and we will also send diplomatic notes," said Retno, at Pusdiklat Kemlu, Jl Sisingamangaraja, South Jakarta, Sunday (20/8/2017) .

Retno mention related this incident, Menpora Malaysia will meet with Menpora Indonesia. The meeting was related to an apology.

"I have received a report from our Ambassador in Kuala Lumpur this morning that the Malaysian Sports Minister also wants to meet our Sports Minister to apologize, we have done everything and the point is very regrettable that happened," said Retno.

She said he did not know why the Indonesian flag could be reversed. Currently she is still communicating with RI representatives in Malaysia.

"I am in contact with the field, what is the cause of it. It is very regrettable that the incident happened and Malaysia is neighboring country closest to us ," she said.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Pirelli Tires

Sabtu, 20 Januari 2018 - 23:22 WIB

Astra Otoparts Cooperates with Pirelli to Launch Underbone Motorcycle Tire

PT Astra Otoparts Tbk (AUTO) through PT Evoluzione Tires in collaboration with Pirelli Tyre S.p.A presents Ban Diablo Rosso Corsa II specially designed for underbone motorcycles officially launched…

Minister of transportation Budi Karya Sumadi

Sabtu, 20 Januari 2018 - 23:17 WIB

RI-Japan Agree on Port of Patimban Subang Settlement Next Year

Indonesia and Japan agreed to the completion of the Patimban Port project in Subang, West Java, which is targeted to be completed next year.

Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi reviewed the LRT project

Sabtu, 20 Januari 2018 - 22:55 WIB

Six Indonesian-Japanese Infrastructure Industries Work Accelerated

Japan accelerated the completion of six major infrastructure projects in Indonesia as agreed by President Joko Widodo and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.

PT Indonesia Asahan Alumunium (Inalum)

Sabtu, 20 Januari 2018 - 22:50 WIB

Inalum Targets Smelter Alumina Project Start Producing By 2021

PT Inalum (Persero) targets a smelter alumina project with Antam Tbk (ANTM) and Chalco to produce in 2021, following construction scheduled to begin in the second half of next year.

Menhub Budi Karya Sumadi (humas kemenhub)

Sabtu, 20 Januari 2018 - 22:45 WIB

Fast Train Technologies Jakarta-Surabaya Has Been Determined

The choice of (semi) fast Jakarta-Surabaya train technology has been conical to be determined but still requires more detailed study, said Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi.