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Basuki Tjahaja Purnama Set to be Named as President Commissioner of Pertamina

Basuki Tjahaja Purnama Set to be Named as President Commissioner of Pertamina (special)

JAKARTA, NETRALNEWS.COM - Former Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, also known as Ahok, is set to be appointed as President Commissioner of state-owned energy company PT Pertamina (Persero). This was revealed by Indonesia Minister of State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Erick Thohir at the Presidential Palace, on Friday (11/22/2019).

BTP, Ahok's new nickname, will be accompanied by Budi Gunadi Sadikin as Deputy Commissioner at Pertamina.

"God willing, Mr. Basuki will be Pertamina's Chief Commissioner. He will be accompanied by Mr. Deputy Minister Budi Sadikin, who will become Deputy Chief Commissioner," said Erick.

Erick also said that Pahala Marsury is named as President Director of state-owned Bank Tabungan Negara (IDX:BBTN), also known as BTN, with former Indonesia Corruption Eradication (KPK) chief Chandra Hamzah as BTN's Chief Commissioner.

In addition, President Director of state-owned telecommunications company Telkomsel Emma Sri Martini will be appointed as Director of Finance at Pertamina.