BANDUNG-Minister of Communications and Information Rudiantara stated that with the existence of Palapa Ring, it will provide new business opportunities for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in remote areas, improve education through internet facility and can improve people's lives through digital economic activity.
With the implementation of this project, as part of the government's seriousness in making cooperation with business entities (investors) in infrastructure development in Indonesia which is the government's efforts to implement acceleration of the implementation of National Strategic/Priority Infrastructure Project stated in Presidential Decree No.3 Year 2016.
The project is implemented with the cooperation of Government Enterprises (KPBU) scheme by applying service availability payment schemes or availability payment that have a positive impact for the company, including improving investor confidence.
Palapa Ring will be the backbone ring that connects and unites Indonesia through access to telecommunications. Palapa Ring will facilitate the role of Indonesian government in helping people in the equalization provision broadband access throughout Indonesia.
"We are proud to have the honor to participate in the struggle to unite areas and outer islands of Indonesia into one powerful bond of Indonesia people, the archipelago broadband network called Palapa Ring. Len Industri present to build the country, "said Tri Andayani Director Operational 1 PT Len Industri (Persero). jo