Indonesia in talks with Indian firms for big-ticket infra investments
SummaryIndia and Indonesia have previously been in talks to develop the strategic Sabang port in Indonesia, which is located just 710 kilometres away from the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Sabang port is also just 500 km from the vital Malacca Strait.
New Delhi: Indonesia’s government has been in talks with Indian infrastructure firms to develop key projects in the Southeast Asian nation, according to persons aware of the matter. Last year, an Indian infrastructure company expressed interest in participating in the development of Indonesia’s new capital city Nusantra. The proposal has been taken up and is under discussion.