2013 draft budget to the agricultural sector is only Rp 15 trliliun, a anngaran very small in terms of percentage, whereas farmers in this sector pemberdayaa food sector needed to be stronger and livestock such as cattle production is increasing.
Though pernian sector is important because most of the absorbing work tenega Indonesia, also sebegai rescue the country's economy in order to avoid a crisis, such as we no longer need to import agricultural products, and products such as beef farmers can deplete foreign exchange.
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono claimed that national development has been carried out during the nine years of his leadership. The claim was submitted by the President when the state address before the 68th anniversary of Independence in the House of Parliament Complex, Senayan, Jakarta, Friday (16/08/2013).
President explained, the poverty rate was reduced from 16.66 per cent in 2004 to 11.37 percent in March 2013. Unemployment rate fell from 9.86 percent in 2004 to 5.92 percent in February 2013.
Claims of other achievements that increase income per capita which makes the growing middle class. In 2004, Indonesia's GDP per capita was 1,177 U.S. dollars. Until 2012, said the Head of State, per capita GDP reached 3,592 U.S. dollars. The president believes GDP per capita will be close to 5,000 U.S. dollars by the end of 2014.
"Purchasing power continues to increase, the middle class is growing significantly, fiscal and monetary stability is maintained, as well as the national economy is getting stronger fundamentals. A number of external shocks, ranging from the world crude oil price spike, until the global economic and financial crisis can be overcome successfully. Economics grow in the range of 5-6 percent, growing the business world, "the president said.
However, the president acknowledged there are still shortcomings. Without elaborating, he said it was only related to lack some things. We have optimistic that our efforts will be successful, he said in front of hundreds of members of the House of Representatives, heads of state institutions, the cabinet, and the invitation.
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono raised the question of corruption in his address before the 68th Anniversary of Independence in the House of Parliament Complex, Senayan, Jakarta, Friday (16/08/2013). Only, of a total duration of about 55 minutes speech, the president just 22 seconds talking about corruption.
This problem was alluded to by the President shortly before the closing speech. Earlier, the President talked about things like the economy, tolerance, elections, problems in other countries, to its role in the international world.
What the President said about corruption?
"We continue to make the prevention and eradication of corruption for the creation of Indonesia's increasingly clean. I continue to urge law enforcement agencies, both police, prosecutors, and the Commission to continue to undertake effective measures in the prevention and eradication of corruption without selective logging," he said.
Greeting the President immediately applauded hundreds of members of DPR and DPD are present. In addition to the members of the Council, was also attended by Vice President Boediono, cabinet, heads of state institutions, and other invitations.
As we all know, corruption in the ranks of government continues to be the public spotlight. Recently digegerkan public disclosure of allegations of corruption in the Special Unit Managing Upstream Oil and Gas (Migas SKK).
KPK find fantastic treasures alleged bribe. Of the former Head of Oil and Gas SKK Rudi Rudiandini, KPK seize money worth 400,000 U.S. dollars and BMW motorcycles. The investigation expanded to find more money 90,000 dollars and 127,000 Singapore dollars.
Ardi at the suspect's house, KPK seized cash of 200,000 U.S. dollars. Not only that, the Commission re-seized cash and $ 2,000 gold pieces weighing 180 grams from the head office of Oil and Gas SKK Rudi used. There is another $ 350,000 in cash in a safe deposit box at Bank Mandiri, Jakarta. It was also found $ 200,000 cash in the office of the U.S. Secretary of Energy Ministry Maryono Karyo.
These findings is the largest for the Commission. However, until now the president has not commented about the case, either directly or through social networks.
Yesterday, the President just spoke related situation in Egypt via Twitter and a special press conference at the Presidential Palace. President made the remarks in two languages, namely Indonesia and the UK.
President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono called on law enforcement agencies, from the police, the prosecutor until the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) to take steps to prevent and eradicate corruption without selective logging. This is emphasized in a speech at the plenary session kenegasaan DPR and DPD in the framework of the 68th Anniversary of RI in Senayan Building, Friday (08/16/2013).
"I continue to urge law enforcement agencies, both police, prosecutors, and the Commission to continue to undertake effective measures in the prevention and eradication of corruption without selective logging," he said.
The president said the agenda of prevention and fight against corruption is one of the government's agenda will continue to be done by the government.
"We continue to make the prevention and eradication of corruption for the creation of Indonesia's increasingly clean," the president said earlier.
In addition to fighting corruption, he added, another agenda which will be forwarded to the government is the maintenance of religious harmony, preparation for the 2014 elections, counter-terrorism and transnational crime, as well as the impact of climate change.
President Yudhoyono stated, the value of spending on the state budget and state spending in 2013 will reach USD 1657.9 billion. The rising value of the 2012 Budget which amount to Rp 1548.3 trillion.
SBY was conveyed in a speech in 2013 on the Financial Memorandum of the Parliament Building, Senayan, Jakarta, Thursday (08/16/2012).
"In the 2013 state budget, state revenue is projected to reach USD 1507.7 billion. This amount, an increase of 11% of the state's revenue target in 2012 state budget," said SBY.
Yudhoyono said, with revenue and expenditure targets, the budget deficit to Rp 150.2 trillion or 1.6% of GDP, down from the 2012 state budget deficit of 2.23% of GDP.
"From the state budget revenues amounted to USD 1507.7 billion, tax revenue is projected to reach USD 1178.9 billion, up 16% from the 2012 state budget targets. With a sizeable increase, the tax revenue will account for nearly 80% of total revenues , "Yudhoyono said.
Of the total tax revenue, said Yudhoyono, also means that the ratio of tax revenue to GDP or tax ratio increased from 11.9% in 2012 to 12.7% in 2013.
"Just for the record, in the calculation of the tax ratio, not including local tax revenues and income derived from natural resources, such as used by the countries belonging to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and group development (OECD)," said SBY .
If dimemasukkan elements and local tax revenues of natural resources, more screaming, then our tax ratio in the last four years has increased from 14.1% in 2009 to 15.8% in 2012.