Indonesia's new leader faces early popularity test as he grapples with cutting fuel subsidies

  • by: ALI KOTARUMALOS , Associated Press
  • Updated: September 3, 2014 - 5:15 AM

JAKARTA, Indonesia — The first item on the to-do list of Indonesia's president-elect is one that successive leaders have struggled with, and could be his toughest: how to wean the country off fuel subsidies that make gasoline almost as cheap as bottled water.

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