English Version
| Monday, 11 December 2017 |
Indonesia Version

Monday, 11 December 2017 | 12:20
Mount Agung`s Volcanic Activity May Decrease: PVMBG Volcanology and Geological Hazard Mitigation Center (PVMBG)
reported that the volcanic activity on Mount Agung may
Monday, 11 December 2017 | 11:32
Tempo News: Human Rights Violations Rise under Jokowi Presidency The handling of human rights cases during President Joko
`Jokowi` Widodo`s administration these past three years is
considered poor.
Sri Mulyani Visits Gelora Bung Karno; `I am Excited`   
Ministry of Finance, Sri Mulyani accompanied Chief of Creative Economy Agency, Triawan Munaf and Chief Indonesian Asian Games Organizing Commitee (Inasgoc) Erick Thohir, during viewing Gelora Bung Karno stadium, November 23, 2017. Tempo/Fakhri Hermansyah
Thursday, 23 November, 2017 | 17:56 WIB
Sri Mulyani Visits Gelora Bung Karno; `I am Excited`  

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta - Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati visited Gelora Bung Karno sports arena (GBK) this morning. She checked out a number of several sports area that will be used in the Asian Games next year.

Sri Mulyani said she was invited by the Public Works and People's Housing Minister Basoeki Hadimoeljono to see the development and renovation progress in the area. She came with Bekraf chief Triawan Munaf and Chairman of the Asian Games Organizing Committee, Erick Thohir.

The minister said she came because she was also curious about the project's progress. "I passed the GBL several times and noted that a lot of work has been done. I got really excited and decided to come here," she said on Thursday, November 23.

Read: Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Named Go-Jek as Tax Agent


Sri Mulyani also wanted to make sure that the budget for GBK's renovation project, which totaled at Rp2.8 trillion, is well spent. The budget was obtained through a multiyear funding mechanism in the fiscal years o 2016 and 2017.

The first location she visited was the main stadium where she tried kicking a football. She commented that the grass is nice and beautiful, and very thick. 

She also went to the aquatic sports area, riding a golf cart driven by Minister Basoeki Hadimoeljono. Sri was mesmerized by the architectural design of the building. 

The last locations she visited were the badminton and basketball arenas, which she said are memorable to her. 

Minister Sri Mulyani hopes that the GBK renovation project can be completed on time with excellent results. She said that the GBK is not only an asset for sporting events only but also a public facility for everyone to enjoy.


via Facebookvia TEMPO ID


Disclaimer: The views expressed in the comments sections are personal responses that do not represent the editorial policy of tempo.co. Our editorial staff reserves the right to moderate or take down comments that contain harassment, intimidation and discrimination against ethnicity, religion, race, and inter-group relations.