Media Indonesia, Page 21 (1)
The government is optimistic that the new 2013 curriculum will be able to be applied effectively from July onwards. Currently, the introduction of the curriculum is awaiting a number of last-minute improvements. Minister of Education and Culture Muh Nuh said that approval for the necessary budget warrants (DIPA) meant that the funds for the curriculum’s application could now be disbursed gradually. The new curriculum’s budget of Rp 2.4 trillion will also be used to replace textbooks.