Having been living in Jakarta for more than six years now, my number one complaint about this monstrous city is the severe traffic congestion. Millions of cars and motorcycles clog the streets of Jakarta, every day. Infrastructure development has not been able to keep up with the pace of car and motorcycles sales, the pace of growing economic activity, and the massive number of newcomers who migrate to Jakarta in search of a livelihood, each year. In fact, infrastructure development lost this battle many years ago already.

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Poll Indonesia Investments:

What do you think will be the growth rate of the Indonesian economy in full-year 2019?

Voting possible:  -


  • 5.1% (or lower) (41.5%)
  • 5.3% (or higher) (30.8%)
  • 5.2% (20.2%)
  • No opinion (7.6%)

Total amount of votes: 1324