Chief Human Resources Officer of PT Gojek Indonesia Monica Oudang said it approved the stipulation of new tariffs of public and conventional vehicles which will be determined by the government through the Ministry of Transportation as of April 1, 2017.

“However we strongly support all efforts made by the government, and of course we try to cooperate to implement the rules that have been determined,” said Monica in the Office of the Coordinating Ministry for the Ministry of Marine,
Friday, March 24, 2015.

Maritime Minister Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan today held a coordination meeting with relevant stakeholders to discuss the rules of tariff implementation in order to create healthy competition between public and conventional vehicles. The meeting was attended by two related ministers namely Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi and Minister of Communications and Informatics Rudiantara.

But Monica claimed not to know in final how the application of tariffs that will be done by the government, because the meeting is still in the form of assessment. There are also transportation entrepreneurs online and conventional also asked the government to review the application of tariffs. “We do not know yet the tariff. We have not been able to answer, It is still being discussed there will be tariffs up and down, so the establishment of tariffs will not harm the conventional taxis or our partners. ”

Minister of Transportation Budi Karya Sumadi when confirmed on the application of tariffs said Kemenhub has a formula that is calculated based on cost of goods. The provisions will be contained in the revised Regulation of the Minister of Communications No. 32 of 2016 which will come into force as of 1 April. “There is a formula. There is something to do with the cost of goods, and others. Specifically later we will convey. But there are guidelines that we make, “he said.

Budi added that Kemenhub continues to socialize the implementation of the revision of the new rules. On Sunday this week Kemenhub will socialize the revision of Permen 32 Tahun 2016 in Jabodetabek and Bandung areas, before the rule is implemented as of April 1st.

According to Budi, the government wants the inevitability of online transportation to become one of the services in Indonesia, but must still have equality with existing transportation. “We apply with equality including safety . There is a quota, and a lower limit rate. We hope to be filled with the parties, and all agree to do what we do. “