The move is seen as another step in an ongoing campaign to reform the country's port and shipping network.
23 Mar 2016
A container storage penalty scheme at Jakarta International Container Terminal introduced as part of efforts to reduce cargo dwell time is being revised after shippers said the additional fees are too high and hurt business.
05 Feb 2016
Indonesia is expected to continue to disallow majority foreign ownership of its ports when it releases a revised version of its list of limits on foreign participation in the economy due to be issued in the coming week.
14 Nov 2015
Port development in Indonesia is moving at full speed, driven by a sense of urgency as the republic seeks to rejuvenate its crumbling maritime infrastructure, and the deep-sea development at Kijing is a critical part of that effort.
13 Nov 2015
Indonesia’s Minister of Transport threw down the gauntlet to domestic air carriers, warning that if they were not able to add international routes he would offer them to foreign airlines that were knocking at the door.
05 Nov 2015
Maersk Group will not make a major forward asset investment in Indonesia’s port or domestic shipping sector until the government addresses a range of investment concerns, according to the president director of Maersk Indonesia.
22 Oct 2015
The Maersk Group today signed a letter of intent with the Indonesian government to improve the flow of cargo through the eastern port of Bitung and speed up maritime and economic development of the under-served region.
09 Sep 2015
As container volume rises, Indonesia’s Tanjung Perak is working to improve productivity by streamlining its management, deploying new cranes and automating its operating system.
04 Sep 2015
The KM Meratus Banjar 2 sank in the Java Sea, claiming the lives of two sailors.
31 Aug 2015
The Port of Rotterdam Authority has signed a partnership agreement with the Indonesian Port Corporation Pelindo I for the development of a new deep sea port at Kuala Tanjung.
27 Aug 2015
The Indonesian government has set up a task force faced with the daunting goal of slashing container dwell times by more than half at the country’s largest port of Tanjung Priok in Jakarta.