Tangerang City Transportation Agency head Syaiful Rohman says it plans to consolidate the Trans Kota Tangerang city bus services under the management of city-owned company PT Tangerang Nusantara Global (TNG).
An Islamic cleric who was the ideological leader of the Bali bombers and other Indonesian militants is being released early from a 15-year prison sentence after the country's president relented on a condition that he renounce radical beliefs, lawyers confirmed Saturday.
Indonesian presidential contender Prabowo Subianto is trying to cultivate an image as a pious Muslim, with analysts calling his recent national address an effort to boost his electability and appeal to the country’s significant Muslim voting bloc ahead of the April 17 election.
At a conference in Singapore on January 15th, Indonesian officials were out in force. Four senior ministers, the bosses of three state-owned enterprises and a senior civil servant took to the stage to try to drum up private investment in roads and railways. The audience, mainly financiers, nodded along.
Trade value between Indonesia and the U.S. may reach US$50 billion a year in the future. That number is almost twice of today's trade value between the two nations, which amounted to US$25.92 billion per year.