House to Ratify RI-Philippine Border Agreement Soon

Anggi Tondi Martaon    •    18 April 2017 17:03 WIB
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House to Ratify RI-Philippine Border Agreement Soon
The Sulu-Sulawesi Seas (Photo:AFP)

Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The House of Representatives has prepared to ratify the Indonesia-Philippine Agreement on the Delimitation of the Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) Boundary.

"We do not find significant problems," the House of Representatives Commission I deputy head Tubagus Hasanuddin said on Tuesday.

The agreement was agreed in Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono's era. It was signed in May 2014.

The agreement will improve development in the region . It will boost security in the Sulu-Sulawesi Seas.

"The government has convinced lawmakers," he said.

"The agreement has fulfilled requirements," he stated.


(WAH)