88 workers at Nippon Oilseal Kogyu factory in Cikarang COVID-19 positive

first_imgAt least 88 workers at a factory belonging to automotive spare part manufacturer PT Nippon Oilseal Kogyu in the Cikarang industrial zone of Bekasi, West Java, have contracted COVID-19.The Bekasi COVID-19 task force spokesperson, Alamsyah, confirmed the news via a short message on Monday.“[The manufacturer has] closed some of its units,” he said as quoted by kompas.com. Six of 88 workers had already recovered from the disease, he said.Sixty-eight of the infected people were Bekasi residents, while the remaining 20 were from outside the region, Alamsyah added.The industrial zone recently emerged as a COVID-19 cluster with dozens of confirmed cases. Last week, the Bekasi administration announced 242 new cases at LG Electronics’ factory, while some 71 cases had as well been reported from motorcycle manufacturer Suzuki in the same area in mid-August.A factory run by consumer goods giant PT Unilever Indonesia in the Cikarang industrial zone had to be closed temporarily in July after it had become a coronavirus cluster. A similar move was taken by Japanese industrial conglomerate Hitachi Ltd in July. (vny)Topics :last_img read more

Ashgrove home in prime position perfect for a large family

first_img36 Banksia Avenue AshgroveThis five-bedroom, three-bathroom home at 36 Banksia Ave, Ashgrove is everything a modern family wants.Set on a 688sq m block, the two-level home offers the perfect layout for a flexible family, catering for all ages.More from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 2019On the upper level is a spacious family room and five light filled bedrooms, including a spacious parents’ retreat with private balcony and ensuite.With a generous layout, downstairs features a large living room complete with banks of storage and offers full sight to the level lawn and large pool through French doors. There is also a large separate laundry with combined bathroom with ample storage and side access.Ray White Wilston selling agent Holly Bowden said the home was “perfectly located” to enjoy the maximum lifestyle the renowned suburb was loved for. The property goes to auction on March 16 at 6pm.last_img read more