Appreciated Determination of Former Pertamina Senior Officer Became Suspect

By : Herry Barus And Aldo Bella Putra | Thursday, April 05 2018 - 15:30 IWST

Karen Galaila Agustiawan Mantan Dirut Pertamina (Foto Dok Industry.coid)
Karen Galaila Agustiawan Mantan Dirut Pertamina (Foto Dok Industry.coid)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta - The Attorney General's Office (AGO) has named former state-owned PT Pertamina (Persero) as a suspect in the case of oil and gas block graft received appreciation.

"The performance of the AGO needs to get a thumbs up. Pertamina must be cleared of irresponsible people," said 98 Institute Executive Director Sayed Junaidi Rizaldi in Jakarta, Wednesday (4/4).

He added that in addition to oil and gas block investment cases in Australia, there are still many cases of foreign investment that must also be disclosed.

"The AGO must have the data. Pertamina must be a clean and healthy SOE. Therefore, Pertamina is one of the SOEs pride of the people of Indonesia," he explained to Ekpolorasi.id

Previously, former Pertamina president director Karen Galaila Agustiawan, former Finance Director of Pertamina Ferederick Siahaan, and Chief Legal Councel and Compliance Pertamina Genades Panjaitan have been named as suspects by the Attorney General.

All three were designated as new suspects in a corruption case related to the company's investment in the Australian Basker Manta Gummy Block (BMG) in 2009 that cost the state finances up to Rp 568 billion.

The prosecution entrapped them using Article 2 paragraph (1), Article 3 of Law Number 31 of 1999 as amended by Law Number 20 Year 2001 regarding Amendment to Law Number 31 Year 1999 concerning the Eradication of Corruption jo. Article 55 paragraph (1) to the 1st Book of the Criminal Law.

News Comment

Today's Industry

 AICPA and CIMA (the Association)

Jumat, 07 Oktober 2022 - 16:55 WIB

AICPA & CIMA executives urge Indonesian accounting and finance professionals to seize the opportunity presented by the environmental societal and governance agenda

The leaders of the world’s largest body of accountants and finance professionals, AICPA & CIMA, urged the accounting and finance community in Indonesia to take the lead in guiding businesses…

Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH

Kamis, 06 Oktober 2022 - 21:26 WIB

Mercury-free UVC disinfection – Asahi Kasei demonstrates how Crystal IS UVC LED technology can be applied to achieve higher disinfection efficiency in water treat- ment than conventional mercury lamp

Asahi Kasei, a diversified Japanese multinational company, and subsidiary Crystal IS have concluded in a bacterial perfor- mance test, an experimental Klaran™ WR water treatment reactor demonstrated…

PT Buyung Poetra Sembada Tbk (“HOKI”)

Kamis, 06 Oktober 2022 - 20:00 WIB

HOKI Targets to Open 80 WarungKoki Outlets by the End of this Year

PT Buyung Poetra Sembada Tbk (“HOKI”), an issuer of quality rice producers under the “Topi Koki” and “HOKI” brands, targets the growth of WarungKoki outlets by 80 outlets by the…

(Photo: © 2022 KRAIBURG TPE)

Kamis, 06 Oktober 2022 - 18:12 WIB

TPEs shine in lipstick packaging

KRAIBURG TPE, a global TPE manufacturer of thermoplastic elastomer products and custom-engineered materials solutions, offer the THERMOLAST® K FC/LF and FC/AD/PP series of compounds for lipstick…

Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Mr. Doan Van Viet

Kamis, 06 Oktober 2022 - 17:30 WIB

Deputy Minister Outlines Viet Nam’s Tourism Priorities

Ahead of the Mekong Tourism Forum in Quang Nam, Central Viet Nam, 12-13 October, Mr Doan Van Viet, Viet Nam’s Deputy Minister of Culture, Sports and Tourism, outlines the vision and latest…