Schools get laptops, printers used during IMF-WBG meetings

Schools in Bali, West Nusa Tenggara and Banyuwangi in East Java will get hundreds of secondhand laptops and printers that were used during a International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group Annual Meetings, hold in Nusa Dua, Bali, on Oct. 12-14.

Finance Minister Sri Mulyani strictly handed over on Thursday during slightest 500 laptops and 300 printers used during a one-week eventuality to a leaders of applicable internal administrations in Denpasar, Bali.

“Today, we [donated] 200 laptops to Bali, 200 laptops to West Nusa Tenggara and 100 laptops to Banyuwangi regency. Each administration will also accept 100 printers,” a apportion said.

She combined that a supervision looked brazen to saying schools and students make good use of a equipment.

“I have a dream that someday, an Indonesian Jack Ma and other artistic people will be innate since of these laptops,” she said, referring to a co-founder of Alibaba Group, a multinational record conglomerate. 

The laptops and printers were valued during over Rp 8.67 billion (US$ 571,069).

 

Bali Education Agency conduct Tia Kusumawardani pronounced a apparatus would be distributed to comparison high schools generally in poorer areas in Bali, including Buleleng, Bangli, Jembrana, and Karangasem.

“The propagandize principals will have to pointer an firmness agreement that states they will make certain a laptops and printers sojourn in good condition,” she said. (swd)

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