BANDUNG-The rise of West Java budget 2017 such as authority devolution of High/ Vocational School from Cities/ Regencies to the Province.
It was revealed by West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan after conveyed introductory memorandum of West Java Budget Plan in 2017, in a plenary session of West Java Parliament, Thursday (1/12) at West Java Parliament Building Diponegoro Street Bandung.
"The increase was mainly for the education budget that the authority devlution of High / Vocational School management of the Cities/ Regencies to the Province. Among others for fees and salaries payment of of education employees "he said.
For payment of salaries and all the components in it, reached Rp 1.7 trillion, not including the cost of infrastructure and more education needs.
"If the total of spending on education in the 2017 budget has already reached more than 30 percent or exceeds the requirements of the law by 20 percent " said Aher.
Increasing the budget in 2017, according Aher also because there is the establishment of a new office for some of the Regional Organization in West Java province, including in Education Department UPTD West Java Province. West Java Total budget 2017 reached Rp 32.429 trillion. (Even)