TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Fifty-four universities in 21 cities in China will welcome the return of Indonesian students who had left at the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic early 2020. On September 7, 124 Indonesian students landed in Guangzhou on a chartered Citilink aircraft flying from Jakarta. They then underwent a centralized quarantine in the province.There had been concerns about the fate of some Indonesian students. Upon arrival in China to resume their pandemic-halted studies, their... Read further.
TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - The Pattimura International Airport in Ambon, Maluku was named one of the best airports in Asia Pacific by Airport Council International (ACI) world's annual Airport Service Quality (ASQ) award 2021. Pattimura Airport won in the size category of under 2 million passenger per year. The award was given by in Montreal, Canada."This award is a form of international recognition for the commitment to excellent service at airports around the world," Pribadi Maulana,... Read further.
The Jakarta Globe reports that the national flag carrier Garuda Indonesia is emerging from near bankruptcy with plans to double the number of aircraft in its armada by the end of 2022. The fleet expansion also includes the Airline’s subsidiary, Citilink Indonesia. The Indonesian Minister for State-Owned Enterprises, Erick Thohir, pointed to the fleet expansion as another step to help reduce the cost of domestic air travel across the nation. Thorir, speaking at a... Read further.
(Thanks to activation) all AP II personnel and related parties are able to perform their duties properly to provide flights at Halim Perdanakusuma Airport. JAKARTA (ANTARA) – II Muhammad Awaluddin, Managing Director of state-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura (AP), said services at Halim Perdanakusuma Airport have improved as a result of its revitalization and the availability of new facilities. . “After the resumption of commercial flights from 1 to 10 September, the... Read further.
TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - President Director of state-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura (AP) II Muhammad Awaluddin noted that services at Halim Perdanakusuma Airport had improved as a result of its revitalization and availability of new facilities."After being reopened for commercial flights from September 1 to 10, (it turned out that) the revitalization carried out by Transportation Ministry had increased the service standards and flight operations (at the airport)," he remarked here... Read further.
TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - The I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport expanded its domestic flight route options by introducing the Balikpapan - Denpasar round trip that will be operated by Lion Air twice a week on Fridays and Sundays. "Today, I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali serves the inaugural flight from Balikpapan to Denpasar with Lion Air so currently there are three routes that we serve specifically from Balikpapan, namely Citilink Indonesia, AirAsia Indonesia, and... Read further.
TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia launched a promotional program dubbed Super Deals 9.9 from September 7 to 13, 2022. One of the deals is discounted airline tickets to various leading destinations, both domestic and international.“We’re committed to presenting various series of special price offers in line with the company's efforts to support the national economic recovery, especially the tourism sector,” said Garuda President Director Irfan Setiaputra... Read further.
TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - State-owned Enterprises Minister Erick Thohir in an economic event on Wednesday, Sept. 7, called for SOEs to boost overseas investments as a large number of animal husbandry derivatives such as milk is still dependent on imports. “We must fix our supply chain issue. We should not invest just for the sake of it, but it must be part of the supply chain,” said the minister at the 100 Indonesian Economists Gathering in Jakarta on September 7.Erick emphasized that SOE... Read further.
TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - State-Owned Enterprises or SOE Minister Erick Thohir disclosed that based on the clinical trial, the domestically produced COVID-19 vaccine developed by Bio Farma, Indovac, has high efficacy to increase a person's antibody levels."It is no less than other COVID-19 vaccines," said Erick in an official statement, Friday, September 2, 2022.Additionally, Erick claimed that since the onset of its development, the vaccine is halal and audited by the competent... Read further.