An IDR 1 Trillion Stimulus for Fishermen
The Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the Republic of Indonesia (KKP) proposes an economic stimulus, to be injected into the 2020 APBN budget.
Minister of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries of the Republic of Indonesia Edhi Prabowo said the stimulus will be intended for fish farmers, fishermen, marketers of processed fisheries, and marine inspectors. The total amount of stimulus proposed by the KKP is Rp. 1,024 trillion.
|Edhie Prabowo by Kompasiana|
The proposal was made after the KKP coordinated with several other ministries to help fishermen affected by the Corona virus outbreak, who have not been able to access government assistance.