Government Promises to Build Mining Downstream Industry in West Papua

Industry enterpriser Airlangga Hartarto claimed he would try to encourage the development of mining product derivative industries in West Papua. According to him, the most appropriate area to be built is a special industrial area for Timika. “Of course, in West Papua, which will be developed based on ‘resources’. For example, if there is a cement factory in West Papua, if we base copper (copper) here, we will consider the

Cool, Jayapura Business Actors Refuse Use of Plastic Bags

Business operators in the city of Jayapura, Papua Province, began implementing Jayapura City Mayor Benhur Tomi Mano’s instructions not to use plastic bags as shopping bags for buyers. One place of business, “Toko Wallesi” in Abepura, on Saturday, was seen not using a plastic bag. Wallesi’s shop put a paper on the cashier saying “I’m sorry we don’t provide a crackle bag. Notice as of 1 February 2019 no bag

Pertamina: One Price Fuel Pushes West Papua's Economic Growth

PT Pertamina (Persero) revealed that the one-price fuel oil (BBM) program has boosted the economic growth of communities in disadvantaged, foremost and outermost (3T) provinces of Papua and West Papua. With the BBM One Price program, people are increasingly able to access BBM. Unit Manager of Communication, Relations and CSR of Pertamina MOR VIII, Brasto Galih Nugroho, in Sorong, Monday (4/2), said that the one-price fuel has encouraged the efficiency