"We will take these strict actions as a commitment by the government to restore air quality," said a Director General of the Ministry.
Indonesia will tighten the check of customs in the small ports after an illegal import of second shoes got leaked and went viral, the industry ministry said.
President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo stated that the government will relocate residents living near the area.
Jakarta Governor Anies Baswedan Gets Award from Singapore Government
TheIndonesia.id - Jakarta Special Capital Region Governor Anies Baswedan received an award from the Singapore Government for his contribution to the country's development and bilateral relations between Indonesia and Singapore. Baswedan shared the moment of receiving an award sign that Anies is the 72nd recipient of the Lee Kuan Yew Exchange Fellow program on his social media account.
"On behalf of Indonesia and Jakarta, thank you for this honor," said Baswedan on his personal Instagram account @aniesbaswedan in Jakarta, Wednesday, September 14, 2022. "This fellowship is a big responsibility, we hope to continue to collaborate to strengthen relations between the two countries and with Jakarta in particular."
Meanwhile, based on a written statement from the Singapore Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Baswedan is scheduled to be in the country with the "Lion Statue" icon until September 15, 2022. While in the neighboring country, he is scheduled to meet Singapore's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, Singapore's Foreign Minister Vivian Balakrishnan, and Singapore's Minister of Transportation S Iswaran.
He is also scheduled to attend a banquet with Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Lawrence Wong and Coordinating Minister for Social Policy Tharman Shanmugaratnam. Then, with Minister of Education Chan Chun Sing and Minister of Health Ong Ye Kung.
Chairperson of Lee Kuan Yew Exchange Fellow (LKYEF) will also host a dinner for the Governor. In addition, Baswedan is also scheduled to visit the Singapore Sustainable Gallery at Marina Barrage by Environment Minister Grace Fu.
The former Minister of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia is also scheduled to meet with some officials from the Singapore Economic Development Agency. He is also scheduled to give a public lecture at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.
LKYEF was founded in 1991 and invites prominent figures to Singapore as fellows. "The exchange has helped promote collaboration and build dialogue and deepen bilateral cooperation," the Singapore's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.