Geography of Indonesia

Mitsubishi Corporation and Surbana Jurong Joint Venture to Form Partnership with SinarMas Land to Advance Smart, Sustainable Transit-Oriented Developments in Indonesia

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 1:41am

TOKYO, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has announced today that its joint venture company with Surbana Jurong (SJ), "Mitbana Pte Ltd" (Mitbana), has formed a significant partnership with leading Indonesian property developer Sinar Mas Land (SML) to advance smart and sustainable Transit-Oriented Developments (TODs) in BSD City, Indonesia.

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  • TOKYO, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has announced today that its joint venture company with Surbana Jurong (SJ), "Mitbana Pte Ltd" (Mitbana), has formed a significant partnership with leading Indonesian property developer Sinar Mas Land (SML) to advance smart and sustainable Transit-Oriented Developments (TODs) in BSD City, Indonesia.
  • BSD City, located in South Tangerang, Greater Jakarta, is SML's flagship town development that had started its development in the mid-1980s.
  • This undertaking will enlarge BSD City's existing development footprint and expand on its current population of 200,000 residents.
  • As one of Indonesia's largest and most established conglomerates, SML will offer its strong local knowledge and track record in growing BSD City.

Wedge Holdings: Franchise Development of Card Game Shops in Indonesia

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 4:30am

In Indonesia, our group are currently managing 4 physical card game shops, Facebook account for card game users with 25 thousands followers and the largest community for trading card game (TCG) players.

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  • In Indonesia, our group are currently managing 4 physical card game shops, Facebook account for card game users with 25 thousands followers and the largest community for trading card game (TCG) players.
  • With the aid of card game community, we have been developing the franchise system of card game shops in Indonesia and have recruited the franchisees since May 2020.
  • So far we accomplished to execute 6 franchise agreements including at Tangerang in Banten, at Banjarmasin in Kalimantan and at Kemang in South Jakarta and now established 10 card game chain shops in total nationwide including house brand shops.
  • Our group will distribute TCG products to our own shops, other card game shops and toy stores nationwide and also host the official card game competitions in Indonesia.

NewX Energy In Joint Venture With PTBPP Group For Technology Infrastructure Projects Worth US$2.6 Billion

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 6:39am

Ltd. (NewX Energy) and Bintan Power Plant Group(PTBPP) have signed a joint venture agreement whereby NewX will exclusively provide technology infrastructure and related services for projects worth US$2.6 billion.

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  • Ltd. (NewX Energy) and Bintan Power Plant Group(PTBPP) have signed a joint venture agreement whereby NewX will exclusively provide technology infrastructure and related services for projects worth US$2.6 billion.
  • Through an online platform developed by NewX, customers can connect directly with power producers and purchase electricity at highly competitive rates.
  • This joint venture is in line with PTBPP Group's strategy to leverage technological innovation to broaden affordable energy access to consumers, helping drive economic progress.
  • The joint venture will initially involve the distribution of up to 1,320MW of electricity in projects worth a total of US$2.6 billion.

Taiwantrade.com to Promote Taiwan Innovations in Indonesia

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 8:29am

SURABAYA, Indonesia, Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to introduce more companies to the fast-growing market of Indonesia, BoFT of MoEA and TAITRA will be hosting TAIWAN EXPO in Surabaya, Indonesia from Sep. 26 to 28, 2019.

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  • SURABAYA, Indonesia, Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to introduce more companies to the fast-growing market of Indonesia, BoFT of MoEA and TAITRA will be hosting TAIWAN EXPO in Surabaya, Indonesia from Sep. 26 to 28, 2019.
  • More than 130 products and catalogs of 94 high-quality manufacturers from Taiwan will be exhibited.
  • In addition, Indonesian internet celebrity Achtasya Iman will be checking in on opening day to live-cast her hands-on Taiwan product experience to her fans.
  • The prospect for vigorous e-commerce growth is continuing to attract large-scale foreign companies to invest in the country.

Irving Resources Reports a Letter of Intent with Sumitomo Corporation

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 2:00pm

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Irving Resources Inc. (CSE:IRV) (Irving or the Company) is pleased to report that it has signed a letter of intent with Sumitomo Corporation to engage in discussions concerning potential business transactions including, but not limited to, investment in Irving and joint venture of Irvings assets.

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  • VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 05, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Irving Resources Inc. (CSE:IRV) (Irving or the Company) is pleased to report that it has signed a letter of intent with Sumitomo Corporation to engage in discussions concerning potential business transactions including, but not limited to, investment in Irving and joint venture of Irvings assets.
  • Such discussions are inclusive of Newmont Goldcorp Corporation, an existing large shareholder of Irving.
  • Sumitomo Corporation and Newmont Goldcorp Corporation have established a long-term working relationship having advanced a number of mining projects beginning with the Batu Hijau mine, Indonesia, approximately 23 years ago, Commented Akiko Levinson, President and Director of Irving.
  • We are very excited to have an open door to discuss ways Sumitomo Corporation might join Newmont Goldcorp Corporation to support Irvings efforts to explore for gold in Japan.

transcosmos Opens "Semarang Center" and "Jakarta Center No. 4" in Indonesia

Tuesday, February 19, 2019 - 8:05am

TOKYO, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. has opened two new operating centers in Indonesia, namely, "Semarang Center" and "Jakarta Center No.

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  • TOKYO, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. has opened two new operating centers in Indonesia, namely, "Semarang Center" and "Jakarta Center No.
  • In June 2013, transcosmos opened "Jakarta Center No.1" and launched contact center services for the Indonesian market.
  • Since then, transcosmos has steadily expanded its business in the market, opening "Jakarta Center No.2," a center which offers digital marketing services for the Japanese and Indonesian market in October 2014, and "Jakarta Center No.
  • transcosmos Indonesia (President Director: Hiroyoshi Hara) with PT Cyberindo Aditama (Headquarters: Jakarta, Indonesia), an IT company under the major Indonesian conglomerate, Salim Group.

The Legendary Hyatt Regency Bali is Relaunched After a Five-years Facelift

Friday, December 21, 2018 - 6:30am

BALI, Indonesia, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 20, 2018, the 45-year-old Grande Dame of Balinese hospitality Bali Hyatt reopens as Hyatt Regency Bali.

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  • BALI, Indonesia, Dec. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 20, 2018, the 45-year-old Grande Dame of Balinese hospitality Bali Hyatt reopens as Hyatt Regency Bali.
  • "After this period of extensive renovations, we are thrilled to be able to reveal a new and improved Hyatt Regency Bali to the public," says General Manager Zulki Othman.
  • In addition, Hyatt Regency Bali fronts onto 500 metres of beach -- among the widest beachfront in Sanur.
  • Hyatt Regency Bali houses 363 rooms spanning 27-81 square metres, each featuring a private balcony overlooking the lush gardens or Indian Ocean.

Yili announces new products for Southeast Asia

Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 7:24am

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yili Group announced the release of 11 new products aimed at the Southeast Asian market during a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia on Oct 23.

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  • JAKARTA, Indonesia, Oct. 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Yili Group announced the release of 11 new products aimed at the Southeast Asian market during a press conference in Jakarta, Indonesia on Oct 23.
  • The launch of Joyday ice-cream products marks our entry into Southeast Asia and we look forward to providing quality products to new markets, said Zhang Jianqiu, executive president of Yili, speaking at the press conference.
  • At present, the new products are available in four Indonesian cities -- Jakarta, Medan, Surabaya, and Bandung.
  • With a population of 264 million, Indonesia is the largest economy in Southeast Asia.

UNICEF is responding to the needs of the thousands of children affected by the Sulawesi tsunami - needs Canadians' help urgently

Monday, October 1, 2018 - 6:39pm

Children in Palu, Donggala and other affected sites in Sulawesi need urgent help to recover.

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  • Children in Palu, Donggala and other affected sites in Sulawesi need urgent help to recover.
  • "With each new report about this devastating earthquake and tsunami, our concern increases for the safety of children in Palu, Donggala and other sites hit by the disaster.
  • More than 1,000 schools are feared to be affected, directly impacting approximately 19 per cent of students in Central Sulawesi.
  • We work tirelessly to help children and their families, doing whatever it takes to ensure children survive.

NUCTECH provided security equipment and services for the 2018 Asian Games

Tuesday, September 11, 2018 - 10:43am

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --NUCTECH was the security equipment supplier at the 18th Asian Games, which waskicked off on August 18, 2018 in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia.

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  • JAKARTA, Indonesia, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ --NUCTECH was the security equipment supplier at the 18th Asian Games, which waskicked off on August 18, 2018 in Jakarta and Palembang, Indonesia.
  • This year's event is the second time that Indonesia has hosted the Asian Games in 56 years.
  • For the 18th Asian Games, NUCTECH provided nearly 100 sets of security inspection equipment which were installed in the office building of the Indonesia Asian Games 2018 Organizing Committee, the main venue in Jakarta, the Athletes Village, the main venue in Palembang and all other competition venues, so as to prevent potential threats.
  • Over the past ten-plus years, NUCTECH has provided integrated security inspection solutions and services for large-scale events, including the Olympic Games, the Asian Games and the Southeast Asian Games.