Fighting for the Workers’ Insurance Premiums
The transfer of insurance and pension program from Taspen and Asabri to the BPJS Ketenagakerjaan remains in limbo. The KPK had to intervene.
In terms of name and role, the Health Care and Social Security Agency (BPJS Kesehatan) and the Workers Social Security Agency (BPJS Ketenagakerjaan) are practically twins. But when it comes to their fates, the two institutions are very different.
Unlike BPJS Kesehatan’s success in integrating three health insurance programs by Askes, the health ministry and Jamsostek, BPJS Ketenagakerjaan is the opposite. The government&rsquo...