Jakarta: The Ministry of Communication and Information (Kemenkominfo) plans to introduce a multifunction satellite. This satellite can help improve telecommunication services.
"It is planned to be introduced in 2021," said Minister of Communication and Information Johnny Gerard Plate at the Parliamentary Complex, Jakarta on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.
The Ministry of Communication and Information wants to ensure that Indonesia is fully connected by internet networks. This is in line with President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo's instructions regarding the development of telecommunication infrastructure throughout the country.
According to him, he would continue government policies in upstream and downstream sectors. Citing Law No. 36 of 1999 concerning Telecommunication, Development in the field of informatics comprises three parts.
One of them is Palapa Ring. This program has been carried out across the country.
Today, Johnny G. Plate had a meeting with the House of Representatives (DPR) Commission I. It was the minister's inaugural meeting with the House of Representatives (DPR). One of the agendas of the meeting was to hear the program of the Minister of Communication and Information.