Jakarta. "[The city] has inflicted losses on us with the termination of the contracts." The private companies were responsible for waste hauling, street sweeping and running dumps throughout the city, but the contracts was terminated in January across the board.
Jakarta. "The TNI commander has not yet shared the details of the budget that will be needed, but this has been included in the allocated budget for the military in 2014 and may also extend to the 2015 annual budget. Critics have nicknamed it the "School of the Dictators" and "School of the Assassins."
The opposition Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle announced on Twitter that Mr. Joko, widely known as Jokowi, would be its presidential candidate. A version of this article appears in print on March 15, 2014, on page A5 of the New York edition with the headline: Governor of Jakarta Receives His Party's Nod for President.