Indonesia begins work on Kediri airport to bridge economic gap in East Java

  • Indonesia Premium
  • Friday, 17 Apr 2020

Heavy machines level the soil for the construction of Kediri Airport in Bulusari village at the foot of Mt. Wilis, Kediri regency, East Java, on Jan 24. - JP

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN): In the midst of the Covid-19 outbreak, the government has officially begun the construction of Kediri Airport in Kediri regency, East Java, which is expected to be completed in two years to help close the economic gap in the province.

Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Binsar Padjaitan officiated the groundbreaking of the airport on Wednesday in a virtual ceremony broadcast by video.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Indonesia , Kediri , airport , East , Java


Next In Regional

PM: Chicken prices will not be floated Premium
Jail for man in SG who took upskirt video of teen while out on bail over similar offence Premium
Use authorised channels to recruit foreign maids or risk termination, warns Papa Premium
Efforts to shine a light on Sabah's gibbons through Kota Belud project Premium
FBM KLCI rebounds 0.39% after two days of decline Premium
S.Korean leader's informal media events are a break with tradition Premium
Report: Gojek says no plans to enter Malaysia market after vehicle with logo spotted in town Premium
JPJ says renew driving licences before June 30 or take test again Premium
TikTok turns on the money machine Premium
Tajuddin himself should know why he was removed, says Ahmad Zahid Premium

Others Also Read