Day: January 15, 2022

Indonesia’s booster shot drive prioritizes elderly

The Indonesian government on January 12, 2022, rolled out booster vaccinations for those who have completed six months since receiving the second COVID-19 dose.The booster vaccinations, which are free and not mandatory, aim to offer additional protecti…

SOEs minister supports coal gasification

State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Minister Erick Thohir encourages the processing or gasification of coal mining materials into gas in order to meet the current gas energy requirements.”Indonesia has plenty of coal resources that must be processed or gasi…

Ministry heeds traders’ suggestions on Legi Market’s arrangement

The Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) Ministry remains committed to accommodating the traders’ suggestions regarding the arrangement of Legi Market, Solo City, Central Java Province, scheduled to be inaugurated in January 2022.”The merchants compl…

MSMEs to be developed through financing, investment: minister

State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Minister Erick Thohir has said that micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) will be developed through financing and investment.He made the statement while delivering a keynote speech at Malang Muhammadiyah University…

PLN directs CSR efforts at boosting Papua economy

State-owned electricity company PT. PLN (Persero) has continued to support the development of the economy in Papua and West Papua provinces as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) towards the community.In collaboration with the government…

Expect number of unicorns to increase: SOEs Minister

State-Owned Enterprises (SOEs) Minister Erick Thohir has said that he expects the number of unicorns, or start-ups with a valuation of more than $1 billion, in Indonesia to increase.During a dialogue with the Start-Up Singo Edan Malang community, in Ma…