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Jokowi to cancel contracts with water firms

  • Sita W. Dewi and Tertiani ZB Simanjuntak

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Thu, March 28 2013 | 09:21 am

PREMIUM In a surprising move, Jakarta Governor Joko “Jokowi” Widodo says he wants to cancel the city’s contracts with two private firms for water provision and distribution.

Meeting with representatives of the Coalition of Jakarta Residents Opposing Water Privatization (KMMSAJ) on Wednesday, Jokowi said that officials would audit contracts with PT PAM Lyonnaise Jaya (Palyja) and PT Aetra Air ...