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THE Public Works Ministry's Toll Road Operating Agency (BPJT) has agreed to Jasa Marga's (IDX: JSMR) plan to raise the toll fee for the Jakarta-Cikampek highway. The new rates were applied on Saturday last week. "Rates are adjusted every two years, based on…

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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Plundering Parliamentarians

I swear to God, swear to God," said Setya Novanto when he was asked if it was true there was Rp150 billion for the Golkar Party's coffers from money embezzled out of the e-KTP (electronic ID cards) in 2011. Without denying or confirming it, he held up his index and middle fingers to form a 'victory' sign.

Setya Novanto demonstrated this oath to Tempo editors when he visited this magazine's office on Wednesday last week, a day before the prosecution read the criminal charges filed in the massive corruption case surrounding the e-KTP project at the Jakarta Corruption Court.