TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo and First Lady Iriana departed for Bali for a working visit today, December 2, from Halim Perdanakusuma Air Force Base, East Jakarta.
They boarded presidential aircraft Indonesia-1 and departed at around 8 a.m.
Based on the Presidential Secretariat’s release, the President would immediately monitor a number of facilities and infrastructure for the upcoming G20 Summit upon arrival at Bali’s I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport.
A number of the facilities include Mangrove Conservation Forest, road infrastructure, pedestrians, bridges, and a number of locations in the Nusa Dua area.
In the evening, the President was scheduled to visit the Garuda Wisnu Kencana (GWK) Cultural Park which is located in Uluwatu, South Kuta, Badung Regency.
Among President Jokowi’s entourage in this working visit were State Secretary Minister Pratikno, Presidential Secretariat Head Heru Budi Hartono, Presidential Military Secretary Young Marshall M. Tonny Harjono, Presidential Security Detail (Paspampres) commander Maj. Gen. Tri Budi Utomo, Presidential Secretariat’s Deputy for Protocol, Press, and Media Bey Machmudin, and Coordinator of the Presidential Special Staff Ari Dwipayana.