North Kalimantan Can Achieve Higher Growth: Jokowi

Yogi Bayu Aji    •    21 Maret 2017 20:09 WIB
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North Kalimantan Can Achieve Higher Growth: Jokowi
President Joko Widodo (Photo: MI/Panca Syurkani)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: President Joko Widodo believes North Kalimantan province can achieve higher economic growth.

North Kalimantan's economy grew 3.75 percent in 2016. It grew 3.13 percent in 2015.

Indonesia's economy grew 5.03 percent last year. It grew 4.79 percent in the previous year.

"I believe North Kalimantan province can chase other provinces," he said in Jakarta on Tuesday.

It is the newest province in Indonesia. It was previously part of East Kalimantan. It was officially formed in October 2012. 


(WAH)