Indonesia’s high-speed train project complete by 2021 says President
The construction of the Jakarta-Bandung high-speed train and Light Rapid Transit (LRT) will be completed by the end of 2021, President Joko Widodo has affirmed.
The president visited the LRT project in the district of Bekasi on Thursday. Following the visit, he stated that the high-speed train connecting Jakarta and Bandung, as well as the LRT project, will be completed by the end of 2021. He also said the projects will be fully integrated with other mass transportation modes.
“The high-speed train, with an investment value of US$6 million, God willing, will be completed by the end of 2021,” he said.
Both projects will be connected to Halim Perdanakusuma Airport.