President Joko Widodo gives his attention to the Indonesian diaspora. Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said for that the president sees the existence of diaspora as an asset to the state.
Coal mining company PT Indo Tambangraya Megah (ITMG) has allocated about US$200 million to acquire several mines in Kalimantan this year in order to boost its coal reserves and expand into the power generation business.
Adaro Logistics, a subsidiary of Indonesian coal mining company Adaro Energy, is expected to undertake an initial public offering (IPO) on the Indonesia Stock Exchange in 2018.
The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry has sent a warning letter to gold and copper miner PT Freeport Indonesia after it laid off 4,000 employees.
PT. Konstruksi Nusantara (BKN) has commenced crushing andesite rock for its client in Batang, Central Java. BKN is using a Bruder Utama Nusantara (BUN) supplied Keestrack R5 Impact Crusher fitted with a single deck after-screen as a primary crusher.
In an effort to boost tax revenues, the Directorate General of Taxation has collected Rp 2.37 billion (US$177,608) in just one day from a taxpayer who had been taken hostage because of having been in tax arrears for three years.
Facebook wants to use solar powered Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) to connect up to 66 percent of the planet, considered remote areas, with outdated or no internet service at all. On June 7 at the fourth-annual Global Connected Aircraft Summit, David Hansell, who serves as the leader of Facebook’s global aviation policy, gave an audience of satellite and aviation professionals an update on the company’s Aquila project.