The Best Finance Minister – Minister of Finance (Menkeu) Sri Mulyani Indrawati was again named Best Finance Minister in Asia Pacific 2018 by FinanceAsia. The same award was also received by Finance Minister Sri Mulyani last year.
According FinanceAsia, Finance Minister Sri Mulyani managed to bring the pasaran togel economy of Indonesia to a better direction. Minister Sri Mulyani is considered successful in taking advantage of global economic progress to reform the financial structure in 2017 so that it can survive when interest rates rise in the United States.
On the award, the Minister of Finance revealed that this appreciation can not be separated from the role of President Joko Widodo and Vice President Jusuf Kalla for their leadership which always encourages all ministers to always work hard to improve the life of the Indonesian people.
This is also an acknowledgment and appreciation for the hard work of the Government in the economic field, supported by good cooperation between the Ministry of Finance and all stakeholders. He added that the Minister of Finance is a public position and state servant responsible for managing state finances for the greatest welfare of the people.
“State finance is a tool to realize the ideals of Indonesian independence to create a just and prosperous society and a civilized and dignified nation,” said Sri Mulyani in an official statement in Jakarta, Sunday (15/4/2018).
In addition to awarding Sri Mulyani Indrawati as the Best Finance Minister in Asia Pacific 2018, FinanceAsia also released ratings for other finance ministers in the region. The second rank was given to the Menkeu of Singapore, Heng Swee Keat; ranked third of the Philippines Finance Minister, Carlos Dominguez; ranked four Indian Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley; ranked five Finance Minister of China, Xiao Jie. Furthermore, the sixth rank was awarded to South Korea’s Minister of Strategy and Finance, Kim Dong Yeon.
Then in the ranking of seven Australian Finance Minister, Scott Morrison, while the eighth rank is the Finance Minister of Thailand, Apisak and ninth Japanese Finance Minister, Taro Aso. While king4d the top ten Finance Minister of Hong Kong, Paul Chan. Meanwhile, the eleven and twelve ranks are each awarded to the Malaysian Minister of Finance, Najib Razak and the Finance Minister of Taiwan, Sheu Yu-jer.
Finance Asia also said that Finance Minister Sri Mulyani managed to maintain the stability of state spending seen from lower budget deficit (2.5%) compared to the previous projection (2.9%). In addition, the Government is also considered successful in maintaining the stability of inflation and the rupiah exchange rate.
Finance Minister Sri Mulyani presents this award for the people of Indonesia who in April will commemorate Kartini Day, an inspirational female figure who not only has great intellect and high concern for society and nation but is not reluctant to struggle to break down barriers for women to get the opportunity to demand education and equal roles in society.
Sri Mulyani hopes that Indonesian women and girls continue to be relentless and never tired of continuing Kartini’s ideals and struggles, by learning as high as possible and contributing their mind and energy to continue the leadership totobet baton of the founders of the nation.
And also can activate itself in building the country and nation to realize a dignified, prosperous, fair, and respected Indonesia by other nations in the world.