Great Green and Digital Economy Opportunities for Indonesia

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Indonesia.RumahNews.com- These two things must be followed in the long term by Indonesia to be able to align its economy with global developments.



 President Joko Widodo as the keynote speaker at the 2021 Kompas100 CEO Forum from the State Palace, Jakarta, on Thursday, January 21, 2021. Photo: BPMI Setpres / Lukas


 Published on Thursday, 21 January 2021 11:28 WIB
 Green economy and digital economy are two economic trends that are developing globally, especially in developed countries.  These two things must be followed in the long term by Indonesia to be able to align its economy with global developments.

 "In the long term, I see that we have strength in green products and in the green economy. I think that now all regional countries are starting to see that," said the President as a keynote speaker at Kompas100 CEO Forum 2021 on Thursday, January 21, 2021 at the State Palace.  , Jakarta.

 The increasing public awareness of environmental sustainability will make green products and economy continue to develop.  At a later stage, it is believed that this will influence the global economy and business, which of course will also have an impact on the Indonesian economy.

 "This will develop.  We have a great opportunity to enter into green products and the green economy in terms of production, distribution and consumption, ”said the President.

 In addition to the green economy, the President also sees that in the current era, all sectors must inevitably enter the digitization stage.  In the midst of the current rapid digital economy, the Head of State said that the industry was required to adapt to technological developments.

 "The government, education, to the health sector must all enter into digitalization so that it is more efficient, competitive, and we can compete with other countries," he said.

 Related to this, the Head of State asked all parties to be able to answer these challenges and opportunities.  According to him, the year 2021 can be used as a momentum for all to rise up and get through the crisis period to make our country an increasingly resilient and advanced country.

 "The year 2021 is our momentum to rise.  If we are able to pass through this crisis period well, we will be better prepared to respond to future challenges and transform because we become a new economic power, become more resilient, and become a developed country, "he said.

 (BPMI Setpres)