Central Jakarta Administration is opening cheap market in 10 sub-districts, East Jakarta to maintain staple food prices stability ahead of Christmas and New Year.
" We prepare various types of staple food"
It is held in cooperation with Indonesian Young Entrepreneurs Association (HIPMI) and State Logistics Agency (Bulog).
East Jakarta Economy Head, Yeni Asnita said it is the first time held in Jatinegara Sub-district and Matraman Sub-district.
"We prepare various types of staple food," he expressed, Thursday (12/21).
The market every day is held in two sub-districts up to December 29, 2017. On Friday (12/22) tomorrow, it would be held in Cakung Sub-district and Pulogadung Sub-district.
In the meantime, East Jakarta HIPMI Chairman, Andre Tirtoadji uttered his side supplies a ton of fresh and frozen beef and two tons of rice. Meanwhile, Bulog provides staple food such as vegetable oil, garlic, sugar and rice in containers.
"We'll continue to support this program in future," he said.