Hedrick-Wong, Yuwa
May 2006
Forbes Asia;5/8/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 8, p23
The author reflects on the leadership of Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. He is the first president of the country elected through a direct vote. Yudhoyono was criticized for being slow to act. Among his accomplishments since the election include a peace deal with rebels in Aceh province and reducing fuel subsidies which led to its 125% increase in retail prices.


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