Indonesia, officially the Republic of Indonesia, is a sovereign transcontinental country located mainly in Southeast Asia with some territories in Oceania. Situated between the Indian and Pacific oceans, it is the world's largest island country, with more than thirteen thousand islands. It has an estimated population of over 260 million people (September 2016) and is the world's fourth most populous country, the most populous Austronesian nation, as well as the most populous Muslim-majority country. The world's most populous island of Java contains more than half of the country's population.
|…the sovereign Republic of Indonesia which is based on the belief in the One and Only God…||Freedom & Liberty|
|Colonialism must be abolished in this world as it is not in conformity with humanity and justice||Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising|
|Economic sectors which are essential for the country and which affect the life of the people, must be controlled by the state. Otherwise the control of production might fall in the hands of powerful individuals who could exploit the people. Hence, only enterprises which do not affect the life of the general population may be left to private individuals…. The land, the waters and the natural resources therein are basic assets for the people's prosperity and should, therefore, be controlled by the state and exploited to the greatest benefit of the people.||Economics, The Economy & Fiscal Affairs ;Capitalism|
|Patents can be overridden to protect the public health.||Copyrights, Patents & Intellectual Property|
|The Powers of the Head of State is not unlimited …. he is not a dictator since his power is not unlimited.||Power ;Dictators, Despots, Autocrats, Autocracies & Dictatorships|
|We cannot understand the constitution of any country whatsoever by reading the text alone. To gain a thorough understanding of such constitution we have to know how the text came into existence, the conditions that prevailed at the time. In this way we can grasp the fundamental ideas and the basic reasoning underlying the constitution.||Constitution / Bills & Declaratiobns of Rights|