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29 June 2022

Laksana launches a brand new tourist coach at Busworld in October

Laksana has high expectations of the second edition of Busworld in Indonesia. And yes, they know more or less which vehicles they will put on show. What's for them to know is for us to find out. So we did a little digging. Deep enough to make...
Mystery bus
23 June 2022

Adi Putro brings the only monocoque bus of Indonesia to Busworld

Adi Putro started off in 1973 as a small workshop for minibuses and managed to grow into the company that it is today with a monthly production of 150 to 200 vehicles. They build on chassis of Mercedes, Volvo, Scania, Hino and Isuzu. And they also...
10 June 2022

Electric bus solutions for the global market: new MAN e-chassis

MAN Truck & Bus will in future be offering an eBus chassis for the global market. This is based on proven technologies from the Lion's City E for which MAN already received orders for a total of over 1,000 buses from many European countries. With the...
MAN e-chassis
18 May 2022

Transjakarta explore global bond issuance in London stock exchange

(Jakarta – PT. Transportation Jakarta (Transjakarta) is exploring the issuance of Green Bonds on the London Stock Exchange. According to PT. Transjakarta, this effort is a form of support to the government in achieving the Net Zero...
Transjakarta logo
28 April 2022

The First Bus with Videotron in Indonesia

Magelang, Indonesia – NEW ARMADA has launched the latest major bus series, The New Skylander R22, on Thursday March 31, 2022.
Picture of New Armada Skylander R22
21 April 2022

Laksana launches new products in 2022

The Laksana Carosserie has launched one new bus model and two refurbished bus models in 2022. Laksana based in Ungaran, Semarang continues the Combi Bus model series for large buses, Tuesday (19/4/22) at their production facility in Semarang.
Laksana new coach photo
21 April 2022

Jakarta on the way to sustainable public transport

In recent years, expanding Jakarta has invested in renewing and improving public transport with a BRT (Bus Rapid Transit) system and its integration with 'normal' bus transport. In addition, expansion of the metro and light rail system, bicycle paths...
Transjakarta 1
14 March 2022

Partnership BYD with Indonesian Body Builder Group, Tri Sakti

Recently, BYD and PT Vektr Mobiliti Indonesia (VKTR), a business entity formed by PT Bakrie & Brothers Group, have officially partnered with the Indonesian bodybuilding company, Tri Sakti. For BYD, it is a significant step to develop the electric...
BYD  Tri Sakti
22 December 2021

First Euro VI Volvo double deck buses for Malaysia

Volvo Buses Malaysia officially handed over 90 units of Euro VI double deck buses on Volvo B8L chassis, to Prasarana Malaysia Berhad. Volvo was awarded this order in 2017. They are to be put into operation by Rapid Bus Sdn Bhd for public transport in...
Volvo Malaysia
06 February 2021

Indonesia is transforming its bus industry in electric

Indonesia is moving towards a transformation of the bus industry into electric buses. At the “Strategies and Innovations of Indonesian Bus Industry in the Pandemic Era” webinar organized by the Busworld Southeast Asia team, Director-General of Metal...
Electric buses at Busworld Southeast Asia 2019
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