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Another expert staffer of President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo, Andi Taufan Garuda Putra, has stepped down from his position following a conflict of interest controversy involving his own company, fintech lending startup PT Amartha Mikro Fintek.”I’ve submitted my resignation as a special staffer to the President on April 17, which he has subsequently approved,” Andi said in a public statement on Friday.Andi, who is also Amartha CEO, was recently in hot water after the public and politicians alike criticized him for writing a letter to district heads across the country, asking them to support a coronavirus relief program launched by his company. The request was printed on a document bearing the cabinet secretary’s letterhead.However, Andi did not mention the controversy in the public statement, instead saying his decision to step down was taken “based on my sincere desire to fully dedicate myself to the economic empowerment of the people, especially the small and micro businesses.”With his resignation, Andi has become the second millennial among Jokowi’s special staff to leave the State Palace after being hit by controversy.His colleague and former presidential aide Adamas Belva Syah Devara, the cofounder of education technology start-up Ruangguru, also announced on Tuesday that he had stepped down from the position. Belva said he had submitted his resignation letter to Jokowi on April 17.The Ruangguru CEO experienced a public backlash following the appointment of his company as one of eight government partners in the pre-employment card program, which was launched recently to augment the social safety net during the COVID-19 pandemic.Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung separately confirmed Andi’s resignation and said the President had accepted it.”The President appreciates [Andi’s] commitment to fully dedicate himself to the economic empowerment of the micro businesses. It’s in line with the President’s focus,” he said.Topics :
53 Limetree Pde, Runaway Bay will go under the hammer next month.FROM the ultra-modern facade to the tropical pool setting complete with thatched island hut, timber deck and a towering feature palm tree, this residence can’t help but invoke a holiday atmosphere. A towering feature palm tree takes pride of place. Tropical pools don’t get much better than this.More from news02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa19 hours ago02:37Gold Coast property: Sovereign Islands mega mansion hits market with $16m price tag2 days agoThe standout entertaining feature is the pool setting, which offers a fully equipped kitchen including beefeater barbecue, has under deck storage and is decked out with glass fencing to showcase wide water views of the canal, that can be explored with a variety of water craft launched from the 8 metre pontoon. The rear surrounding gardens are manicured, low maintenance and equipped with lighting. Inside, there’s plenty of room to entertain or accommodate a family, with six bedrooms — or five bedrooms plus a large study — on offer. An outdoor setting adjoins the pool and indoor living spaces. The home features open plan living and dining. The rumpus room boasts a bar.The master suite and two bedrooms are each ensuited, while the master suite and one bedroom open out to a large balcony with water views. There’s also two additional guest bathrooms.It also boasts modern conveniences from a laundry chute, to an intercom and alarm system, LED lighting and stainless steel fans. The property has recently been revamped with a freshly painted exterior and new carpet throughout.
FC golf was defeated by East Central last night in a makeup match from 4/25 195 to 207.The story of the night was Nate Heinrich. He recorded a hole-in-one on hole 12 at Grand Oaks. Zach Jewell was medalist with a 45. Other scores were Cole Erfman 50, Austin Hill 56, Evan McKinney 56, Trent Meyer 60, Brandon Cowen 61, Austin Bohman 64, and Chase Tolhurst 67.Courtesy of Wildcats Coach Dustin Riley.
RelatedPosts Aussie Open: Thiem upsets Nadal to reach semi-finals Wozniacki withdraws from Dubai tourney Wozniacki knocked out of Australian Open Former World Number One, Caroline Wozniacki, has announced she will retire in 2020 after the Australian Open in Melbourne. She will bring her impressive career to a close at the Australian Open, where she won her first Grand Slam title in 2018. The 29-year-old Dane has won 30 WTA singles titles, winning six in 2010 and 2011. In 2010 she became the first Scandinavian woman to reach the top of the rankings in tennis history. “I’ve thought about it for a long time,” she told People magazine. “It’s obviously not an easy decision, and I don’t think it ever would be. “Tennis is something that I’ve done for my entire life, and I wake up and I practice and I play tournaments, but there are so many other things out there that I’d love to do.” Wozniacki was diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis before the US Open in 2018 but says her diagnosis was not a factor in her decision to retire. “I don’t think it is hindering me. It makes some things more challenging, but I feel great in the day-to-day. “I feel like I can do anything, and I’ve won some of the biggest titles of my career with this illness.” In fact, she won the Australian Open in January of 2018 the China Open last year after being diagnosed with RA. Following her diagnosis, Wozniacki plans to raise awareness of RA in her life post-tennis. “We’re launching a new health education campaign centred around rheumatoid arthritis. I felt that it was important that I use my platform to share my story and show that anything is possible, regardless of RA.” Another part of her decision came from wanting to start a family with her former NBA husband David Lee, who she married in June. “We want to start a family,” she said. “And I can’t wait to spend more time with my friends and family that I haven’t been able to over the past 20 years that I’ve been travelling.”Tags: Australia OpenCaroline Wozniacki
All northbound lanes of I-95 were blocked after Indiantown Road due to a crash involving two Martin County Sheriff’s Deputies who were hit by another driver.At this time one northbound lane is open at Bridge Road.Two MCSO Deputy SUV’s were badly damaged.The deputies were responding to a crash when they were hit by another vehicle. A deputy responding says that vehicle did not obey the move over law.One person was airlifted to the hospital.
Follow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebook Fulham are set to reject an approach from Blackburn for striker Andrew Johnson.Struggling Rovers have long been linked with a move for the 30-year-old and are believed to have made an offer to Fulham.But the Whites want more money for Johnson – even though he could leave on a Bosman free transfer when his current contract expires in the summer.AdChoices广告QPR also recently made an approach for the player but they too were given short shrift.Related stories:Fulham snub QPR’s approach for JohnsonJol wants Johnson to sign new deal
But the high transfer fees paid out by clubs also helped push up wages.That brought profit before tax down to about £400m for the clubs, a reduction from about £500m a year earlier.Tim Bridge, a director in the Sports Business Group at Deloitte, said: “The increased wage expenditure was expected given the busy transfer market in the 2017-18 season, with two record transfer windows driving estimated Premier League gross spend of £1.9bn.”However, he said, broadcast fees are only likely to rise by a small amount in the next three years.“With the emphasis now on clubs to generate revenue growth from sources other than central broadcast distributions, it may be that we see the levels of pre-tax profit diminish over the next few years,” he said.The “big six” clubs of Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Manchester City, Manchester United and Tottenham accounted for 89% of the league’s pre-tax profits, according to financial data firm Vysyble.They earned more than £53.4m a week between them, up from £48.4m the previous season, while the other 14 sides made a combined £39.4m a week, down £200,000 on the year before.Premier League clubs paid out more than £260m to football agents in the 12 months to the end of January 2019, an increase of £49m on the previous year, according to documents released by the Football Association.Liverpool were the highest-spending club in the top flight, paying £43m to agents in that period.Chelsea (£26m) and Manchester City (£24m) were the next biggest spenders.Fees to agents went up despite spending on transfers falling by more than £500m when compared with the previous season.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram SPORTS BUSINESSEnglish Premier League clubs’ wage bill rose by 15% to £2.9bn in the 2017-18 season, hitting profits – despite them making record revenue during the campaign.Having five teams each reaching at least the last 16 of the Champions League helped push revenue to £4.8bn, according to analysis from Deloitte.
He won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to win the title by 67 points.Title rival Nico Rosberg finished outside the Top 10 after struggling with mechanical problems.