Erick Thohir ensures oxygen availability amid pandemic

Oxygen is ensured, and we are finding ways, so it goes smoothly, and it is a part of the duties of every SOE, which is not only a corporation but is also engaged in offering social services Jakarta (ANTARA) – Indonesia’s State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Minister Erick Thohir has made assurance of the medical oxygen availability and supply process running smoothly during the pandemic. “Oxygen is ensured, and we are finding ways, so it goes smoothly, and it is a part of the duties of every SOE, which is not only…

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Over 16.45 million Indonesians fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Jakarta (ANTARA) – The COVID-19 Response Task Force reported that 16,451,288 Indonesians had received their second doses of the COVID-19 vaccine as of 12:00 WIB (Western Indonesia Time) on Tuesday. The number of fully vaccinated Indonesians rose by 50,937 as compared to that on the day before. However, the figure fell short of the number of Indonesians receiving their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. As of Tuesday, the number of Indonesians receiving the first COVID-19 vaccine jab reached 42,344,675, an increase of 249,144 from a day earlier. Indonesia kicked…

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Opportunities for jobseekers in SOE vacancies during pandemic: Thohir

“I am very concerned for those who have been laid off by their companies owing to the COVID-19 pandemic Jakarta (ANTARA) – State-owned Enterprises (SOE) Minister Erick Thohir expects that  job vacancies and civil servant (ASN) recruitment at several state-owned companies and the SOE ministry to serve as opportunities for jobseekers during the COVID-19 pandemic. “There are so many vacancies from BUMN companies and the ministry as well. Jobseekers can look those up through the companies’ social media accounts,” Thohir tweeted on his Twitter account @erickthohir here on Wednesday. Thohir…

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Communication Ministry offers online trade training to MSMEs

Kominfo provides basecamps or training centers in 10 areas Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Ministry of Communication and Informatics (Kominfo) has offered training to micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) to support them in actively selling their products on online platforms. “Kominfo provides basecamps or training centers in 10 areas. Phase 1 was held on July 3-4, 2021, Phase 2 on August 1-2, and Phase 3 from August to November 2021. The last phase will take place from November to December this year,” the ministry’s  acting Director of Digital Economy, Directorate…

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Government should aggressively attract investment: Apindo

The ministry will encourage a number of efforts to more actively attract investors to Indonesia. Starting from facilitating access to licensing and banking to providing comprehensive services to investors until they start production. Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Indonesian government, through the Ministry of Investment should aggressively attract foreign and domestic investment amid the pandemic, executive director of the Association of Indonesian Entrepreneurs Research Institute (Apindo), Agung Pambudi, has said. “The Ministry of Investment should be aggressive to attract investment for job creation and Economic Value Added increase, in order to…

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Jakarta confirms extension of worker registration certificates

Hence, those holding worker registration certificates need not apply for another STRP Jakarta (ANTARA) – The Jakarta administration unveiled that the worker registration certificates, or “STRPs,” had automatically been extended on account of the imposition of public activity restrictions (PPKM) at Level 4 until July 25. “Hence, those holding worker registration certificates need not apply for another STRP,” Jakarta Deputy Governor Ahmad Riza Patria stated on his Instagram account @arizapatria that ANTARA quoted here, Wednesday. The Jakarta administrative areas are categorized as Level 4 under the government’s policy on the…

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