Asia > South-Eastern Asia > Indonesia > France interested in investing in West Java Indonesia

Indonesia: France interested in investing in West Java Indonesia

2014/04/25

French Ambassador to Indonesia Corinne Breuze met with West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan in Bandung on Wednesday to discuss government-to-government partnerships in a number of sectors.

Governor Ahmad said the ambassador presented several proposals, such as for railway and monorail projects.

“She is as well interested in a geothermal project," Ahmad told the press next the bilateral conference at the Gedung Sate building, as quoted by kompas.com.

“We really support partnerships with France and are ready [to carry out the projects]."

He, however, said that the two parties had from presently on to discuss details of projects, such as commencement dates.

He said they would discuss the matter further at separate meetings in the near next to decide the focus of the partnerships and the projects.

Related Articles
  • SOEs increase capacity to accelerate infrastructure development

    2017/04/19 SOEs such as PT PP will be critical to realizing Indonesia’s infrastructure ambitions. The company has ambitions beyond this, with plans to become ASEAN’s major integrated construction company by 2018 Spearheading Indonesia’s infrastructure boom are efforts by the country’s national-owned enterprises (SOEs). Following dramatic increases in national budget allocation, the construction phases of a number of key projects were implemented by these organizations over the last schedule year, such as the Trans-Sumatra toll road, which is under construction.
  • Chinese developer to launch Indonesia's 1st int'l new industry city

    2017/04/07 A subsidiary of a Chinese developer in Indonesia will launch its integrated real-estate project of the country's initial international new industry city on April 6, an executive of the company said on Friday. China Fortune Land Improvment(CFLD) Indonesia's vice president Imelda Adhisaputra said the project, located in Tangerang city around 50 km west of Jakarta, offers 2,800 houses on the 60-hectare land.
  • Indonesia to discuss trade agreements during IORA meetings

    2017/03/06 The Trade Ministry will approach six nations, mostly non-traditional markets, to try and expand Indonesian exports and discuss the potential of sealing trade agreements during a series of high-level meetings with members and partners of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) next week. The six nations are the United Arab Emirates (UAE), South Africa, Bangladesh, Iran, the United States and the United Kingdom (UK). The UAE, South Africa, Bangladesh and Iran are IORA members, while the US and the UK are IORA partners that will participate in the meetings from March 5 to March 7.
  • Next Pertamina boss could be anybody: Minister Rini

    2017/03/06 The next person to chief oil and gas giant Pertamina could be an internal figure or someone from outside the company, National-Owned Enterprises Minister Rini Soemarno has said. Rini said the ministry had proposed candidates to the President, but no decision had been made. “Please be patient. We will definitely announce [the names],” Rini told a press briefing in Jakarta on Friday, tribunnews.com reported.
  • Safety is priority: A Garuda Indonesia aircraft undergoes refueling at Lombok International Airport in West Nusa Tenggara.

    2017/03/06 National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia says it will take firm action against a passenger who joked about having a bomb on board and caused a long delay in takeoff for a flight from Makassar, South Sulawesi, to Jakarta on Friday. Garuda Indonesia vice president of corporate communications Benny S. Butarbutar said on Saturday that the aircraft crew and aviation security officers instantly combed the plane next the man, identified only as HI, repeatedly claimed that he had a bomb in his carry-on bag.