The debate sponsored by the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) takes place 2-415 pm, Monday, June 13 at the World Economic Forum (WEF) being held at the Shangri-la Hotel in Jakarta, Indonesia.  The event is a special edition of the BBC’s World Debate Program.  It will be broadcast at the following dates and times: 

Programme     Date (GMT) Time(GMT)Date(PH T) Time (PH T)
BBC World News TV18-Jun-119:1018-Jun-115:10 PM
BBC World News TV18-Jun-1121:1019-Jun-115:10 AM
BBC World News TV19-Jun-112:1019-Jun-1110:10 AM
BBC World News TV19-Jun-1115:1019-Jun-1111:10 PM
BBC World Service Radioio18-Jun-1118:0019-Jun-112:00 AM
BBC World Service Radioio19-Jun-1113:0019-Jun-119:00 PM

Other members of the debating panel are Indonesian Trade Minister Mari Pangestu and Prushant Ruia, CEO of the Indian conglomerate Essar Group.

In a statement made prior to the debate, Rep. Bello said:  “Global capitalism is a fickle lover.  Its current crush is Indonesia.  Before this it was China, and before China, Thailand, and before Thailand, Korea.  Could this be the proverbial deadly embrace?”