The Ambassador of Indonesia in Russia hopes that the pandemic coronavirus infection does not reduce the trade turnover between the two countries.
"If we could reach the level (of trade – ed.) to $ 2.4 billion, that would be great. Last year it reached 2.45 billion," said Supriadi.
Addressed to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin an invitation to visit Indonesia this year is still in force, despite the limitations caused by the spread of coronavirus infection, reported RIA Novosti, the country's Ambassador to Russia Mohamad Wahid Supriadi.
The Russian President and the head of Indonesia Joko Widodo was going to hold in-person meeting this year, it was planned, inter alia, to sign the Declaration on strategic cooperation between Moscow and Jakarta. However, the coronavirus pandemic has complicated the situation with the organization of international events.
Jakarta remains committed to the contract from 2018 to supply su-35, despite the threat of US sanctions, said RIA Novosti, the Ambassador of Indonesia in Russia Mr. Mohammad Wahid Supriadi.
Previously, the Agency Bloomberg with reference to sources reported that the administration of U.S. President Donald trump has forced Indonesia to abandon the deal. The amount of the signed in 2018, a contract that more than a billion dollars, it provides for the supply of 11 fighters.
Indonesian officials examine the proposal of the state Corporation "Rosatom" on construction of the first nuclear power plant in Indonesia, told RIA Novosti Ambassador to Russia Mohamad Wahid Supriadi.
According to the Ambassador, as potential sites for nuclear power plants was proposed in the Indonesian province of West Kalimantan on the island of Borneo (Kalimantan).