Indonesia’s railway operator records 163.6 mln USD loss in September World

Indonesia’s railway operator records 163.6 mln USD loss in September

State-owned railway operator PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) posted 2.4 trillion IDR (163.6 million USD) loss between January and September, a drastic turn-around from the 1.5 trillion IDR profit booked during the same time last year, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to put pressure on travel demand.
Indonesian President cancels holiday public gathering World

Indonesian President cancels holiday public gathering

Indonesian President Joko Widodo will not host an open house public gathering at the State Palace on the first day of the Idul Fitri holidays on May 25 to comply with physical distancing measures during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Indonesia to import 200,000 tonnes of sugar World

Indonesia to import 200,000 tonnes of sugar

Indonesia’s State Logistics Agency (Bulog) is seeking the government’s approval to import 200,000 tonnes of sugar to stabilise prices during the Ramadan which will begin in late April.
Indonesia reports less road accident fatalities during Ramadan World

Indonesia reports less road accident fatalities during Ramadan

The fatalities from traffic accidents during the celebration of the holy month of Ramadan and Homecoming festival Idul Fitri which fell from July 10-22 this year totalled 529, a year on year reduction of 17 percent, according to the Indonesian police.
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Indonesia: Remittance up during Ramadan

Remittance poured into Indonesia during the month of Ramadan and the festival of Idul Fitri increased by 25 percent to 15 trillion Rp (1.46 billion USD).