Sunday, 12 Safar 1440 / 21 October 2018

Sunday, 12 Safar 1440 / 21 October 2018

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Some 558 thousand vehicles return to Jakarta

Sunday, 24 Jun 2018 13:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEKASI -- State-owned toll road company PT Jasa Marga for Jakarta-Cikampek has recorded 558 thousand vehicles returning from various parts of Java after the 2018 Lebaran holidays. The...

W Sumatra experience worse traffic jam during Eid holidays

Thursday, 21 Jun 2018 19:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The traffic jam in West Sumatra during this year's Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran holidays was worse than that experienced during the same period in 2017. Last...

Peak of reverse flow to be divided into two waves

Wednesday, 20 Jun 2018 04:49 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATANG -- Indonesian National Police (Polri) Chief General Tito Karnavian said that the peak of reverse flow of 2018 Lebaran was estimated to be divided into two waves....

Return flow of Lebaran travelers smooth: Minister

Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018 09:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATANG -- Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi said the return flow of Eid or Lebaran 2018 travelers was still smooth. He made the conclusion based on air...

Eid al-Fitr exodus smooth: Transportation Minister

Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018 18:50 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, CIREBON -- Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi stated that the ongoing exodus of Eid al-Fitr Islamic Festivity travelers via land, sea, and air, has been running smoothly so...

Minister inspect Eid al-Fitr homecoming activities at Halim

Tuesday, 12 Jun 2018 03:15 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA  -- Indonesia's Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi inspected the Eid al-Fitr homecoming activities at Halim Perdanakusuma Airport here on Monday. Earlier, he visited the Merak crossing seaport...

Motorcyclists must prioritize safety during Lebaran: MTI

Monday, 11 Jun 2018 06:09 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Transportation Society (MTI) has asked Eid-al-Fitri or Lebaran travellers, especially those on two-wheelers, to pay attention to safety. The MTI Presidium Chairman, Muslih Zaenal...

33,000 cars depart from Jakarta until Saturday afternoon

Sunday, 10 Jun 2018 10:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BEKASI -- A total of 33,328 cars have left Jakarta through the Cikarang Toll Gate for the Eid holidays until Saturday afternoon. State-owned Jakarta-Cikampek toll road company PT...

Indonesian workers head home from Malaysia for Eid al-Fitr

Sunday, 10 Jun 2018 08:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, KUALA LUMPUR -- Thousands of Indonesian workers from the Klang Valley of Malaysia on Saturday went home across the Malacca Strait to celebrate Eid al-Fitr. The Klang Valley...

Homecoming flow to peak at Soekarno-Hatta 2 days before Eid

Sunday, 10 Jun 2018 07:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- PT Angkasa Pura II (AP) II President Director Muhammad Awaluddin has forecast the homecoming flow at Soekarno-Hatta Airport to peak two days before (H-2), on June...

Police record 70 accidents 7 days prior to Eid al-Fitr

Sunday, 10 Jun 2018 06:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Some 70 traffic accidents occurred in several areas across Indonesia as of June 8, which is 7 days before the celebration of Eid al-Fitr 2018, also...

Govt yet to raise airline ticket ceiling price

Friday, 08 Jun 2018 06:56 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government has said it will not raise the airline ticket ceiling price, unless the cost of aviation fuel (avtur) and the rupiah rate against the...

Kalla sees off PMI volunteer teams for Eid al-Fitr 2018

Thursday, 07 Jun 2018 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Vice President Jusuf Kalla saw off the Indonesian Red Cross (PMI) entourage of volunteer teams in the face of Eid al-Fitr 2018 at the Gambir Station...

MTI advises Lebaran travelers to use mudik application

Thursday, 07 Jun 2018 19:11 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Indonesian Transportation Society (MTI) has suggested Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran travelers to use the "mudik" or homegoing application that will help them to avoid traffic...

Watch out for traffic jams on Trans Java toll road

Thursday, 07 Jun 2018 15:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Minister for Public Works and Housing, Basuki Hadimuljono, has warned Lebaran travellers to watch out for traffic jams along several segments of the Trans Java...

Tito Karnavian leads roll call of operation Ketupat 2018

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018 20:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Indonesian Police Chief General Tito Karavian led a roll call of Operation "Ketupat" 2018 being carried out to safeguard the Eid al-Fitr Islamic holidays across Indonesia....

Government claims 2018 mudik routes better

Wednesday, 06 Jun 2018 12:48 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Government through Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing assessed readiness of the Eid al-Fitr's mass-exodus routes in 2018 are better than previous year. The assessment...

South Sumatra accelerates road repair ahead of Lebaran

Thursday, 24 May 2018 22:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PALEMBANG -- South Sumatera province is accelerating road repair in a number of road segments that will be passed by vehicles during Lebaran (Eid) homecoming. Head of Department...

Minister to issue circular on fair flight fares

Monday, 21 May 2018 21:23 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Transportation Minister, Budi Karya Sumadi, will issue a circular on fair air flight tariff for airlines in the face of religious holidays. The circular will be...

KAI to increase coaches for Idul Fitri in Lampung

Sunday, 29 Apr 2018 20:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDARLAMPUNG -- Indonesian railway company PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI)'s Tanjung Karang sub regional division will increase the number of coaches to anticipate passenger hike during Idul Fitri...

BIJB to start trial operations during Lebaran

Monday, 16 Apr 2018 21:17 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- The West Java International Airport (BIJB) will start trial operations ahead and during the annual Islamic festivity of Lebaran this year, an official stated here on...

Govt readies more free buses for Eid al-Fitr travelers

Friday, 13 Apr 2018 20:31 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government will ready more free buses for holidaymakers during the Eid al-Fitr exodus to reduce road accidents, the Transportation Ministry stated. The ministry's Director General...

Ministry to propose intermodal transportation law

Wednesday, 05 Jul 2017 04:21 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Ministry of Transportation is planning to propose to the House the issuance of an intermodal transportation law to regulate the movements of homecoming travelers using...

Transportation service system to be included in the bill

Monday, 03 Jul 2017 04:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BAKAUHENI -- Chairman of Commission V of the House of Representatives Fary Djemy Francis said transportation services system would be included into the bill. It was aimed at...

Some 492,934 Eid travellers have yet to return

Friday, 30 Jun 2017 17:38 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDAR LAMPUNG -- Some 492,943 Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran travelers who had visited Sumatra have yet to return to Java Island through the Bakauheni Port in Lampung of...

Flow of homebound traffic is smooth this year: Police chief

Friday, 30 Jun 2017 15:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BANDUNG -- Indonesia's Police Chief General Tito Karnavian lauded the smooth implementation of the homebound exodus, locally called "mudik," in which millions of Indonesians headed to their hometowns...

Thousands of passengers arrive in Soekarno-Hatta airport

Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017 17:39 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, TANGERANG -- As many as 8,294 passengers, including 6,946 domestic visitors and 1,348 foreigners, arrived at the international airport of Soekarno Hatta, a day after Eid al-Fitr, the...

381 flights are delayed during homecoming

Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017 00:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA – A number of flights were delayed at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport during the homecoming. Data from Lebaran Flight Post 2017 at Soekarno-Hatta Airport said the number of...

Brexit worst gridlock not to reoccured: Police chief

Saturday, 24 Jun 2017 01:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATANG -- The worst gridlock which occurred at the Brebes (toll) Exit (Brexit) during the Eid al-Fitr travelers' exodus last year will not happen this homecoming season, National...

Hasanuddin airport records spike in passangers

Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 20:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, MAKASSAR -- The number of air travelers flying to and from Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport in Makassar, South Sulawesi, rose 11.2 percent six days ahead of the Eid...

Eid travelers continue to arrive at Senen railway station

Tuesday, 20 Jun 2017 20:08 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Eid travelers continued to arrive at Senen railway station on Tuesday to wait for their schedule to leave Jakarta for their home towns or villages across...

28 state-owned enterprises dispatch 118,220 homecoming travelers

Monday, 19 Jun 2017 16:29 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- A total of 28 state-owned enterprises (SOEs) dispatched some 118,220 homecoming travelers to 84 destinations across Indonesia aboard 1,920 buses and some trains, as well as...

Govt prepares two-wheel ambulances for Lebaran homecoming

Thursday, 15 Jun 2017 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The government has prepared two-wheel ambulances to provide emergency medical assistance to travellers during the homecoming flow. "The main function of the two-wheel ambulance is to provide...

Ministry ensures smooth fuel distribution for Lebaran homecoming

Tuesday, 13 Jun 2017 18:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Energy and Mineral Resources Ministry has ensured smooth distribution of fuel and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) ahead of Eid-ul Fitr (Lebaran) that always triggers a...

25 state firms provide free transportation for homecoming

Tuesday, 06 Jun 2017 20:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The State Enterprises Ministry is organizing a free-ride homecoming program, which involves 25 state-owned companies, to transport 122,362 home-bound travelers during the Eid ul-Fitr homecoming period.  Through...

AP II prepares incentives for flight during Eid al-Fitr

Tuesday, 30 May 2017 19:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- State-owned airport operator firm PT Angkasa Pura II (AP II) is preparing to offer incentives to airlines offering additional domestic flights during the post-fasting Lebaran (Eid...

Eid al-Fitr holidaymakers traveling by plane jump to 5.5 million

Saturday, 27 May 2017 08:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The Transportation Ministry has predicted that the number of Eid al-Fitr holidaymakers traveling by plane this year will increase by 9.8 percent to 5.5 million, from...

Ahead of Lebaran homecoming, transport minister extends operational hours of three airports

Tuesday, 18 Apr 2017 21:02 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi will extend the operational hours of the airports in the cities of Jogjakarta, Solo, and Semarang by an additional three...

Transportation Minister to manage toll road capacity prior to Lebaran homecoming

Tuesday, 04 Apr 2017 04:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi will manage the toll road capacity during the upcoming Eid ul Fitr holiday season, in an attempt to prevent gridlock...