In order to provide support and technical assistance to the Batam City Government in facilitating the preparation of the Public Private Partnerships (PPP) Solid Waste Management project in Batam, the National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas) and PT Sarana Multi Infrastruktur (Persero) or PT SMI has signed the agreement with the Batam City Government. This PPP project on Solid Waste Management is a grant program from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Batam City Government is acting as the Government Contracting Agency.
The agreement between the three parties was signed in Batam on January 27, 2012. Seen in the picture, Batam City Mayor Drs. H. Ahmad Dahlan, MGH, President Director of PT SMI, Emma Sri Martini, and the PPP Director of Bappenas, DR. Ir. Bastari Pandji Indra, after signing the agreement.