Jakarta (29/10) - The member of the House of Representatives Commission XI, Ecky Early Mucharam give critics on the 2016 RAPBN, which is now in the discussion stage. The criticism, delivered in a release received by jabarprov.go.id, on Friday (30/10).
According to Ecky RAPBN is a strategic economic policy that contains the entire plan of national development activities and programs of public welfare that must be maintained the credibility. Filing Financial Notes and RAPBN 2016 must be credible because it affects a significant change in the direction of the discussion, both macro and posture related assumptions.
The things be criticized in the draft budget 2016, is the economic growth fell significantly from 5.5 percent to 5.3 percent. Assuming the exchange rate against dollar also fell significantly, from Rp 13,400,- to Rp 13,900,-. Meanwhile, the average Indonesian crude price (ICP) changed from 60 dollars per barrel to 50 dollars per barrel.
"Direction realization and significant adjustments indicates weakness analysis of forecasting and planning of the Government APBN, as well as the absence of mitigation policies on downturn the economic solidly.
Related to the targeting of economic growth of 5.3 percent in 2016, Ecky saw that the target wasn't appropriate to the government promise that will achieve growth of over 7 percent and have been set in RPJMN 2016-2019.
"The decline in growth is accompanied by a decline in the quality of economic growth, it has hindered the expansion of employment and improving people's welfare.