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Japan considers underwriting construction of Indonesian port

The government may provide low-interest yen loans to Indonesia to help it build a major new port in Patimban, 120 kilometers east of Jakarta, sources said. JIJI As the Indonesian side has estimated construction will cost


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Atkins to create TOD masterplans for Indonesia’s first HSR corridor

Atkins has been awarded the design contract to provide transit oriented development (TOD) masterplan along the new Jakarta-Bandung high speed rail corridor, Indonesia’s first high speed rail project. Upon completion in 2019, the route will stretch


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Indonesia slams the brakes on multi-billion dollar Chinese high-speed rail collaboration thanks to tardy homework

A high-profile joint Chinese/Indonesian high-speed railway project in Indonesia has been delayed due to insufficient paperwork, announced the country’s Transport Minister on Wednesday. Minister Ignasius Jonan revealed at a hearing of the House of Representatives that


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China to start construction of Indonesia high-speed railway

Chinese State Councilor Wang Yong is visiting Indonesia until Friday, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hong Lei said. Wang will meet Indonesian President Joko Widodo and they will attend the groundbreaking ceremony for a high-speed railway that will


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Indonesia to award fast train contract to China

JAKARTA — Indonesia will award a hotly contested, multi-billion-dollar railway project to China, a Japanese embassy official said on Tuesday, citing remarks by an Indonesian minister. The two Asian giants had been vying for the project


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Indonesia scraps fiercely contested rail project in favor of slower train

Indonesia scrapped plans for its first high-speed railway and asked China and Japan, who were battling over the multi-billion dollar contract, to submit new proposals to build a slower train, a senior minister said on Thursday.


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Indonesia favoring China over Japan in railway bid: gov’t sources

Indonesia is leaning towards China over Japan in an aggressive bidding battle to build the Southeast Asian nation’s first high-speed railway, two government sources involved in making the decision said. The two Asian giants have both


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China and Japan go head to head in race to build Indonesia high-speed-rail

China and Japan are locked in an increasingly heated contest to build Indonesia’s first high-speed railway, with the Asian giants sweetening deals and turning up the charm as time runs out to woo Jakarta. The rivalry


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Keppel Land tops off International Financial Centre Jakarta Tower Two

Keppel Land Limited (Keppel Land) celebrated the topping off of International Financial Centre Jakarta Tower Two, a landmark commercial development in Jakarta’s Central Business District, in a ceremony held this morning. The ceremony was witnessed by


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New Infrastructure Projects to boost indonesia’s economy?

Jakarta. More bright spots in infrastructure are starting to appear under President Joko Widodo’s government, as major projects roll out across the country. This is giving some observers hope that Indonesia’s economy is going in the


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