Tag: flooding, infrastructure, jakarta
Indonesia ExpatFeb 16, 2018
According to a Vice News Tonight segment on HBO, Jakarta is the world’s fastest-sinking city, with current estimates predicting that half the city will be...
Oliviana HandayaniJun 20, 2017
Local governments across Java have hurried to complete construction of secondary roads in an effort to reduce the crippling congestion that has come to mark the pre-Idul...
Oliviana HandayaniJun 06, 2017
In line with plans to develop infrastructure in Indonesia’s more remote regions, the government is set to construct a railway connecting Papua.
Oliviana HandayaniMay 23, 2017
Palembang’s vital Light Rail Transit development will receive a financial boost to ensure its completion ahead of Asian Games 2018.
Oliviana HandayaniMay 12, 2017
In addition to offering an alternative transportation hub for domestic and international tourists arriving in Bali, the harbour is expected enhance Indonesia’s trade...
Oliviana HandayaniApr 26, 2017
Despite ongoing construction and land acquisition problems, the government has set the price of the upcoming Jabodebek LRT tickets for 2019.
Oliviana HandayaniApr 12, 2017
The project is a route to and from Soekarno Hatta and Manggarai. PT Raillink claims it will be ready for public use in July of 2017.
Jeff HuttonApr 05, 2017
Yogyakarta will hold its 12th Annual Air Show, highlighting the area’s attractions but also an old airport that grounds its tourism.
Oliviana HandayaniMar 30, 2017
World Bank just ponied up more cash for Indonesia’s bold infrastructure push. The funds are meant to improve the nation’s public facilities at large.
Milafel DacanayJan 18, 2017
The economic growth for 2017 remains upbeat as the latest World Bank report projects it at 5.3 percent, higher than what the government initially expected.
Heru NainggolanJan 16, 2017
Connecting people in a nation like Indonesia – which has an extremely diverse geography across thousands of islands – will always be a big challenge, especially with...
Nadya Joy Gozon AdorNov 02, 2016
After three major floods hit Kemang within a 30-day timeframe, Governor Ahok has decided to make drastic measures. With more devastating floods expected to hit the...
Heru NainggolanSep 07, 2015
The Government will fund the Trans-Sulawesi railway project entirely, without private investors, in hopes that it will pull foreign money to the region later. The...