Wishing to Build Soon Trans Sumatra Roads and Kalimantan Toll Roads, Jokowi: I’ll Take Charge of the Money
President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) expressed his wishes to undertake soon a number of infrastructure projects, like Trans Sumatra roads, Trans Sumatra railways, Kalimantan toll roads, and Kalimantan railways. He even wanted to realize his wishes as soon as possible and he demanded that such projects must start next year.
“In Lampung yesterday, I summoned the ministers, like the Minister of Transportation, the Minister of Public Works, and the Minister of State-Owned Enterprises. We have pointed the locations and made the decisions. The projects must’ve started in next February,” President Jokowi said when he was delivering his general lecture in front of Yogyakarta Gadjah Mada University’s (UGM’s) community of scholars on Tuesday (8/12).