Jokowi Extends PPKM until June 25, Economist: Out of Budget Ammunition

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Director of the Center of Economic and Law Studies or Celios Bhima Yudhistira assessed that President Joko Widodo alias Jokowi’s move to extend the Emergency PPKM to June 25 indicates that the government has run out of budget. The reason is that the extension period is not more than a week. “Large […]

Help! Workers Are Back Haunted By The Threat Of Hurricane Layoffs

Jakarta – Workers are worried that the explosion of layoffs will soon happen again along with the implementation of Emergency PPKM. The Confederation of Indonesian Trade Unions (KSPI) assesses that several companies have started negotiating with unions to carry out layoffs. KSPI President Said Iqbal said that over the past week, the workers had reported […]

KSPI Reveals Threat of Explosive Layoffs: Labor Unions Have Negotiated

Jakarta – KSPI President Said Iqbal revealed that currently the company and labor unions have been negotiating regarding the threat of layoffs during the emergency PPKM period. Said Iqbal said it was because the cash flow at the company had been bloody. “Because the cash flow is disrupted, now starting from a week ago we […]

Hero Explains the Fate of Thousands of Employees After Giant’s Closing

Jakarta, CNN Indonesia — PT Hero Supermarket Tbk (HERO) provides an explanation of the company’s new plan after the closure of all outlets Giant in Indonesia which is said to have an impact on termination of employment (PHK) 7,000 employees in July. In the information disclosure, Monday (14/6), the management said it would give Giant […]

Getting ready! 4,000 Coca-Cola employees will be laid off

Jakarta – Coca-Cola offers voluntary layoffs to eligible employees, starting with 4,000 workers in the US, Canada and Puerto Rico who were hired as of September 1, 2017. Quoting CNBC, Friday (28/8/2020), the company announced today a workforce restructuring plan that will include voluntary layoffs. It estimates that the overall severance pay program costs the […]

Apart from BLT for Workers, There is KUR Assistance for Housewives, See the Conditions

MANTRASUKABUMI – The government implemented a policy of providing direct cash assistance (BLT) for people affected by Covid-19. Currently, the government is also providing assistance for workers with salaries below IDR 5 million. This was done in order to accelerate the absorption of the National Economic Recovery (PEN) budget due to the impact of Covid-19 […]

Apart from subsidized salaries, the government has also prepared this assistance

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – Indonesian Minister of Finance Sri Mulyani said the government was reviewing to provide salary subsidies to 13 million workers, with an estimated budget of Rp 31.2 trillion. The targeted workers are those who are paid under IDR 5 million, and have experienced a reduction in income due to the Corona virus (Covid-19) […]