Prime Minister Scott Morrison and President Widodo held a Joint Ministerial Meeting with other Ministers in Canberra.
It’s a testament to the power of personal diplomacy between leaders that the IA-CEPA came to figure so highly in Indonesian President Joko Widodo’s foreign policy priorities.
Indonesian President Joko Widodo told Australia’s parliament that he wanted to work with the traditional Pacific power to expand influence in the region.
Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo is to the second Indonesian leader to address a joint sitting of the Australian Parliament.
We begin to see the two neighboring countries’ efforts to not only strengthen bilateral ties but also to secure the future of the two great nations.
President Joko Widodo hand delivers a ratified Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement to Australia’s Parliament
The Australia-Indonesia Centre (AIC) welcomes the ratification of the new comprehensive economic agreement known as IA-CEPA.
Both Indonesia and Australia have much work to do in order to strengthen their relationship, notably in building trust between the two countries.
In the ten years since Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono addressed a joint sitting of parliament, relations between Australia and Indonesia have been to hell and back, several times.