Witnessed by Five Jokowi Ministers, Mitsubishi Deliver 10 Electric Cars to the Government of Indonesia

By : Ridwan And Aldi Firhand. A | Monday, February 26 2018 - 20:45 IWST

Mitsubishi Electric Car (Photo: Ridwan / INDUSTRY.co.id)
Mitsubishi Electric Car (Photo: Ridwan / INDUSTRY.co.id)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta, Mitsubishi Motors officially handed over 10 units of electric vehicles to the Indonesian government through the Ministry of Industry.

The handover was directly handed over by Mitsubishi Motors CEO Osamu Matsuki to Minister of Industry Airlangga Hartarto.

In his speech, Airlangga Hartarto said, this is an extraordinary thing. It also at once became Mitsubishi's commitment to develop its investment in Indonesia.

"This is a follow-up of the cooperation between Mitsubishi Motors and the Government of Indonesia in the agreement on Electric Vehicles in Indonesia," Airlangga said in the Electricity Handover Ceremony of Mitsubishi at Ministry of Industry Office, Jakarta, Monday (26/2/2018).

To that end, Airlangga gave appreciation to Mitsubishi Motor Corporation (MMC) and PT Mitsubishi Motor Krama Yudha Indonesia for cooperation in the framework of joint study and socialization of electric car usage in Indonesia.

"We hope that this partnership will be a positive step in accelerating the development of national automotive industry technology that is environmentally friendly with low carbon emissions," Airlangga said.

The ten electric vehicles delivered by Mitsubishi for the Indonesian government are 8 units of Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV, 2 units of i-MiEV electric vehicle and 4 units of quick charger.

In the handover ceremony were attended by Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi, LHK Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar, Minister of State Secretary Pratikno, Deputy Minister of Finance Mardiasmo, and representatives from the Head of BPPT.

News Comment

Today's Industry

Association of International Certified Professional Accountants (Images by Irish Times Executive Jobs)

Rabu, 26 Februari 2020 - 12:48 WIB

Global Accounting Leaders Call on Profession to Help Address Climate Change

As part of The Prince’s Accounting for Sustainability Project (A4S) Accounting Bodies Network, which collectively represents over 2.5 million accountants and students worldwide, 14 major accounting…

Check Point Software Technologies (Images by Acclaim)

Rabu, 26 Februari 2020 - 12:21 WIB

Check Point Software Technologies Recognised as a Microsoft Security Partner Award Winner

At the inaugural Microsoft Security 20/20 partner awards, held February 23, Microsoft announced award winners in 16 categories that span security integration partners, system integrators and…

HackerOne (Images by Tekno Tempo.co)

Selasa, 25 Februari 2020 - 16:00 WIB

Hacking as a Career Soars in Popularity According to HackerOne’s 2020 Hacker Report

HackerOne, hacker-powered pen-test & bug bounty platform, today announced findings from the 2020 Hacker Report, which reveals that the concept of hacking as a viable career has become a reality,…

Google Play Store (Images by Brands of the World)

Selasa, 25 Februari 2020 - 13:05 WIB

Is the Google Play Store Safe? Not Yet.

Over recent years, there has been a lot of activity on Google’s part to improve the security of its Google Play app store. Why? Because millions of users have inadvertently downloaded thousands…

Cyber Attack (Images by IDN Times Jabar)

Jumat, 21 Februari 2020 - 09:09 WIB

Cyber Attack Fears are Delaying Business Innovation

Survey conducted by bug bounty and pentesting platform, HackerOne, has revealed that IT projects are being stifled due to security concerns. More than 80% of UK CISOs and CTOs who were interviewed…