Agence France-PresseJune 8, 2013 11:35
The husband of former Indonesian president Megawati Sukarnoputri died at a Singapore hospital on Saturday, Indonesian embassy officials said.
Taufik Kiemas, 70, speaker of the People's Consultative Assembly, Indonesia's legislative branch, died at 7:30pm (1130 GMT) at the Singapore General Hospital, two embassy officials contacted by AFP said.
"He passed away at 7:30pm. He has been in the hospital since last Monday," an embassy spokeswoman said, adding however that she did not know the cause of death.