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Jokowi, Australian PM promote eco-friendliness by riding bikes

Jokowi, Australian PM promote eco-friendliness by riding bikes

Screenshot of President Jokowi and Australia Prime Minister Anthony Albanese riding bamboo bikes in the Bogor Botanical Garden, West Java, on Monday, June 6, 2022.…

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Screenshot of President Jokowi and Australia Prime Minister Anthony Albanese riding bamboo bikes in the Bogor Botanical Garden, West Java, on Monday, June 6, 2022. (ANTARA PHOTOS/Rangga Pandu Asmara Jingga/my) Good morning. It was an amazing experience, and I consider it a great honour that President (Jokowi) invited me to ride a bamboo bike with him to this beautiful place in the botanical garden

Jakarta (ANTARA) – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) invited Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese to ride bamboo bicycles together at the Bogor Presidential Palace, West Java, as part of an official welcome.

The president stated that the weather was ideal for cycling in the morning in addition to the fact that the bicycles were also an eco-friendly vehicular mode of traveling.

"(This is) because the weather is good and the bike is eco-friendly, (so) I think we should start promoting the idea) of the importance of environmentally friendly vehicles. As for the third, this is indeed the route I usually take for workouts," Jokowi noted in an official statement received here on Monday.

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Jokowi and Albanese were seen cycling together towards Resto Raasaa at the Bogor Botanical Gardens after the duo conducted tree planting activities.

The bamboo bicycles they rode were designed for road use. The bicycles, with oval bamboo cross sections, were created by Singgih S. Kartono from Temanggung District, Central Java.Prime Minister Albanese said that cycling with Jokowi at the Bogor Botanical Gardens was a splendid experience and a […]

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