The Minister of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Indonesia (Menpora RI) Dito Ariotejo with President Joko Widodo at the Jakarta Federation Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) office at Mandiri Tower II, Floor 12, Gendarel Sudirman, South Jakarta, Friday. (10/11) afternoon.

Youth and Sports Minister Ditto accompanied President Jokowi to open FIFA Jakarta office
The Minister of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Indonesia (Menpora RI) Dito Ariotejo together with President Joko Widodo at the Jakarta Office of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) Jakarta at Mendiri Tower II, Floor 12, Gendarle Sudirman, South Jakarta, Friday 10/11) pm. Photo: Bagus/kemenpora.go.id)

JAKARTA: Minister of Youth and Sports of the Republic of Indonesia (Menpora RI) Dito Ariotejo together with President Joko Widodo at the Jakarta Office of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) at Mendiri Tower II, Floor 12, General Sudirman, South Jakarta on Friday (10/11). ) afternoon .

The inauguration of the FIFA office was signed by President Joko Widodo Menpora Ditto, alongside FIFA President Gianni Infantino and PSSI General Chairman Eric Tohir.

In his speech, President Joko Widodo said, "Bismillahirahmanirahim, I have officially opened the FIFA office in Jakarta."

Next, President Joko Widodo praised FIFA's move to open a permanent office in Jakarta. According to President Joko Widodo, this is FIFA's commitment to help improve Indonesian football.

"Thank you for opening a FIFA office in Jakarta. FIFA's decision to open a permanent office in Jakarta proves that Indonesia has great potential to improve football globally," said President Joko Widodo.

"We will support the integrity and quality of football with FIFA and build adequate infrastructure and educate young Indonesian talents to share knowledge with the world football community," he added.

President Joko Widodo said that the presence of the FIFA office in Jakarta could be the inspiration for bigger agendas in the future.

"I hope that FIFA's presence in Jakarta will be the first step to achieving great success for Indonesian football, improving the quality of competition throughout Indonesia, and realizing the youth's dream of strengthening sportsmanship and uniting the world," he said. .

Meanwhile, FIFA President Gianni Infantino assessed that Indonesia has the role and potential to bring football to the international arena.

Infantino said in his speech, "FIFA wants to make football more global, because football unites the world, football is the number one sport in the world. So we need leaders like you (President Joko Widodo)."

"We want to not only have a FIFA office in Indonesia and Southeast Asia, but more than that, we want to be the heart and soul of Indonesian football fans," he said.

The office used by FIFA is located on the 12th floor of Menara Mandiri II, and the space is divided into two parts, left and right.
The total number of rooms is 86 rooms and has a capacity of 345 people.

The right side includes a press conference room, a meeting hall and several executive office rooms. There is FIFA writing on the front.

Meanwhile, on the left side there is a large room and two dining tables and chairs. Between these rooms are small rooms containing desks and chairs, probably intended for the staff. (Rep)