Ministry of Religious Affairs Asks First Travel to Refund Jamaah Candidate

By : Herry Barus And Aldo Bella Putra | Sunday, August 13 2017 - 15:05 IWST

5122
5122

INDUSTRY.co.id - Jakarta-Ministry of Religious Affairs ensures that the losses suffered by prospective Umrah pilgrims PT First Anugerah Karya Wisata or First Travel is the responsibility of the company, although the travel agency's business license has been revoked.

According to the Head of Data and Information Center of Ministry of First Travel, Matsuki is still obliged to return the funds of prospective pilgrims who failed to leave for the Holy Land. In addition, First Travel is also required to dispatch prospective pilgrims through other travel agencies. 

"Because of the pilgrims directly to First Travel, this obligation is a mere consequence because the Ministry of Religious Affairs is not responsible, we are responsible for saving those pilgrims who have paid directly to First Travel," he told media crew Sunday (13/8/2017). 

Matsuki said the funds paid by Umrah pilgrims during this time directly into First Travel account. 

"So, the refund mechanism and so on to be arranged for three months please," he said. 

Eggy Sudjana as First Travel's attorney said that his party could not meet the losses of the prospective pilgrims because the company's permit has been revoked Kemenag. To that end, the government through the Ministry of Religious Affairs must take responsibility for the losses of prospective pilgrims. First Travel boss Andika Surachman and his wife Anniesa Desvitasari herself have been detained by police over suspect status of fraud

 

News Comment

Today's Industry

Sergey Sedov, Founder and CEO of Robocash Group

Jumat, 13 Mei 2022 - 16:15 WIB

Robocash Group reached 2 BN USD of disbursement and issued audited financial report of 2021

Robocash Group publishes the audited combined financial statements for the year ended 31 December 2021. The Group reached an all-time high 2 BN USD of issued financing and is expected to increase…

PT Sariguna Primatirta Tbk (Tanobel Group)

Jumat, 13 Mei 2022 - 15:45 WIB

Demand Increases, CLEO Recorded IDR307.7 Billion Sales in Q1-2022

PT Sariguna Primatirta Tbk (Tanobel Group), a public company and manufacturer of Bottled Drinking Water (AMDK) with the IDX ticker code: CLEO: IJ, recorded a 30% increase in sales reaching IDR307.7…

TopWorx DX PST with HART 7 monitors and tests valve assemblies, providing detailed data and diagnostics and enabling the digital transformation of process applications.

Jumat, 13 Mei 2022 - 15:15 WIB

Emerson’s New Emergency Shutdown Discrete Valve Controller Improves Safety, Uptime in Hazardous Applications

Emerson introduced the TopWorxTM DX PST with HART® 7. Units provide valuable valve data and diagnostic information, enabling the digital transformation of process applications.

PT Buyung Poetra Sembada Tbk (“HOKI”)

Kamis, 12 Mei 2022 - 15:26 WIB

HOKI Launches Another New Product

PT Buyung Poetra Sembada Tbk (“HOKI”), a Public Company which produces quality rice under the “Topi Koki” and “HOKI” brands, continues to innovate by re- launching new products.…

Rockwell Automation Inc. /obe.wisc.edu

Kamis, 12 Mei 2022 - 14:19 WIB

Rockwell Automation Releases New, Highly Customizable Industrial Monitors

Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, today announced the release of a new line of industrial monitors…