BTV, Jakarta – The government is preparing enormous subsidies for electric bus passengers in the country's push for electrification in public transport, a senior government official sai
Transport & Communication
November 22, 2022
Jakarta (Antara) – The Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS) Surabaya and PT Industri Kereta Api (INKA) announced that the two will continue the production of Red and White ele
November 16, 2022
Fikri Harish, Jakarta – MRT Jakarta announced on Tuesday that they would extend the operational hours by one hour from 11 p.m. to 12 a.m. effective immediately.
November 13, 2022
Eko Listiyorini – Indonesia's state-owned electric vehicle company is focusing on the more than 115 million motorcycles roaming the country's roads as it presses ahead with efforts to r
November 7, 2022
Tenggara Strategics, Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has insisted on proceeding with the Jakarta-Surabaya high-speed railway (HSR) project by extending the Jakarta-Bandung HSR
November 4, 2022
Vincent Fabian Thomas, Jakarta – Years behind schedule, the high-speed railway link to connect Jakarta with Bandung is set for a trial this month in preparation for commercial operation
Jakarta – Indonesian accident investigators on Thursday submitted their final report to parliament on last year's deadly crash of a Sriwijaya Air jet, citing mechanical problems, the pi
October 29, 2022
BTV/Ifan Ahmad, Makassar – South Sulawesi on Saturday began the trial of running a Trans Sulawesi passenger train across seven railway stations in two districts for a distance of 66 kil
Investor Daily, Jakarta – State-run telecommunication company Telkom (TLKM) recorded a net profit of Rp 16.58 trillion ($1 billion) for the nine months ending September 30 of the year,
October 24, 2022
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – Poland is setting its sights on Indonesia's railway sector, according to its diplomat and business representatives.
October 17, 2022
Fadhil Haidar Sulaeman, Jakarta – The hike in the prices of subsidized fuels early last month has done little to hamper car sales, experts and industrialists say, as eased COVID-19 rest
October 14, 2022
Lenny Tristia Tambun, Bandung – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo reviewed the progress of the construction of the Jakarta-Bandung Fast Train (KCJB) project during his working visit to Wes
Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has said that the high-speed train connecting Jakarta and Bandung in West Java was an investment project and not foreign aid from the Chinese go
October 12, 2022
The Central Java Police is launching drones to capture traffic violations from the sky in the first trial of its kind in Indonesia.
October 11, 2022
Moh Khory Alfarizi, Jakarta – The chairperson of the Indonesian Transportation Workers Union (SPAI) Lily Pujiati tended to agree with the analysis of transportation expert Djoko Setijow
October 7, 2022
Moh Khory Alfarizi, Jakarta – Vaksincom cybersecurity and digital forensic expert Alfons Tanujaya commented on the plan to utilize face recognition technology by state-railway operator
October 6, 2022
Dicky Kurniawan, Jakarta – The Transportation Ministry supports the government's plan to achieve the goal of having two million electric motorcycles by 2025.
October 5, 2022
The Timorese government plans to buy the majority stake of Brazilian company Oi in Timor Telecom (TT) in 2023, in an operation valued at about US$14.5 million, an amount budgeted in the
October 3, 2022
Fikri Harish, Jakarta – These days, 32-year-old Rahman who regularly commutes from his apartment near Tanah Kusir to Sudirman, takes a combination of TransJakarta feeder buses and the M
September 30, 2022
Wahyoe Boediwardhana, Jakarta – Ship operators under the River, Lake and Water Transportation Operators Association (Gapasdap) have announced that they will scale back ferry services on
September 28, 2022
Riri Rahayu, Jakarta – Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi encouraged the industrial sector, universities, and stakeholders to collaborate and produce electric motorcycles and car
September 21, 2022
Riani Sanusi Putri, Jakarta – The association of online ojek drivers Garda Indonesia chairperson, Igun Wicaksono, opined that ride-hailing application service providers showed arrogance
September 20, 2022
Mutia Yuantisya, Jakarta – MRT Jakarta experienced an increase in the number of passengers following the announcement of the increase in fuel prices on September 3.
September 16, 2022
Jakarta – Sitting on the side of a Jakarta road anxiously waiting for his phone to ping, driver Muhammad Ridwan says it is now barely worth hurtling through thick smog every day to ferr
Moh Khory Alfarizi, Jakarta – Chairperson of the Indonesian Transportation Workers Union (SPAI) Lily Pujiati on Thursday said there are many online motorcycle taxi drivers that complain
September 11, 2022
Heru Andriyanto, Jakarta – Chief Investment Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan is calling for a sound policy to restrict the sales of fossil fuel vehicles and accelerate electrification i
September 10, 2022
Herman, Jakarta – State-run oil company Pertamina has been trialing restrictions in the sale of subsidized fuel products at its outlets in the past few days while awaiting a government
September 8, 2022
Dessy Sagita and Agnes Anya, Jakarta – In a city known for its monstrous traffic, "zombies" are rising up in a scary bid to get more people to use public transport.
Arif Novianto – A proposed increase in fares for ride-hailing drivers in Indonesia has been opposed by various parties.
September 7, 2022
Jakarta – President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo said on Wednesday he had ordered provincial governments to use their budgets to rein in transportation costs and counter the inflationary impact
September 6, 2022
Antara, Jakarta – Bogor Mayor Bima Arya Sugiarto allocated Rp4.6 billion from the general allocation fund (DAU) for providing social assistance to people affected by the hike in fuel pr
September 2, 2022
Jakarta – A cargo of eight Chinese-made high-speed train cars has arrived at a Jakarta port marking the first batch of rolling stock for Indonesia's first high-speed railway network bei
August 29, 2022
M Rosseno Aji, Jakarta – Hundreds of online motorcycle taxi or online ojek drivers responded to the government's plan to hike the prices of subsidized fuel – Pertalite and Biosolar – by
August 26, 2022
Jakarta – The city government demolished a street bump in North Jakarta on Thursday evening following reports that many motorcyclists crashed while riding at a normal speed over it thro
August 25, 2022
Jakarta – Indonesia's transportation officials have launched the "Train to Apocalypse," an impressive attraction featuring zombies in a dilapidated station.
Fadhil Haidar Sulaeman, Jakarta – One of the strategic infrastructure projects in Indonesia, the capital's MRT North-South construction, succumbs to ballooning costs, mimicking similar
August 23, 2022
Dicky Kurniawan, Jakarta – The Metro Jaya Police on Tuesday said that Jakarta's traffic congestion has reached a level that is no longer sustainable and is uncomfortable to live by.
August 18, 2022
Jakarta – Land transport operator TransJakarta on Thursday signed a deal with VKTR Teknologi Mobilitas and UK vehicle electrification company Equipmake Ltd.
August 12, 2022
Bisnis.Com, Jakarta – An economist from the Institute for Development of Economic and Finance (Indef) Nailul Huda predicted that the increase in online ojek fares will trigger high infl
August 10, 2022
Riani Sanusi Putri, Jakarta – The Transportation Ministry readjusted the fare of online ojek or two-wheeled online ride-hailing services.
August 8, 2022
Moh Khory Alfarizi, Jakarta – Statistics Indonesia (BPS) in a written statement on Monday announced that it has recorded 21.27 percent growth in transportation and warehousing in this y
Francisca Christy Rosana, Jakarta – The Transportation Ministry has given a red carpet for jet-type airlines to increase airfare tariffs to a maximum of 15 percent of the upper tariff l
Brace for potentially even pricier airline tickets, as the Ministry of Transportation has raised the surcharge limit for domestic airfares amid rising fuel costs.
July 26, 2022
Nine people were killed, police said, when a train smashed into an amusement ride for kids at a gate-less railway crossing this morning in Serang, Banten.
July 22, 2022
Fransisca Christy Rosana, Jakarta – State air carrier Garuda Indonesia has added three aircraft to its active fleet after the Central Jakarta District Court declared the company free fr
July 19, 2022
Jakarta – Regional governments, state-owned insurance company Jasa Raharja, and the National Police have missed at least $6.67 billion in vehicle taxes and fees revenue due to non-compl
Ten people were killed and five more were injured after a Pertamina fuel truck crashed into multiple cars and motorcycles at a red light in Bekasi, West Java yesterday afternoon.
July 12, 2022
Dicky Kurniawan, Jakarta – Presidential Chief of Staff Moeldoko said the Indonesian government planned to require electric cars as vehicles for government officials, the Military (TNI),
July 5, 2022
Jayanty Nada Shofa, Jakarta – The UK recently announced that it would provide #9 million or about $10.8 million in grants to help propel Indonesia's shift towards low-carbon transport a