One of Indonesia’s most popular tourist islands – Lombok, was rocked by two powerful earthquakes on July 29th and August 5th, 2018. With 563 dead and estimated 1.116 injured, the Indonesian authorities mounted a large scale rescue and evacuation operation.
JAPFA4Kids held its East Java regional Little Chef Competition in Merakurak, Tuban on July 4th, 2018. The event was organized jointly with the Fisheries & Farm Services department of the Tuban district government which launched its own campaigns of GEMARAMPAI and GEMARIKAN, designed to encourage children to include more eggs, milk and fish in their daily diet.
On June 18, 2018 the KM Sinar Bangun; a passenger ferry operating in Lake Toba sank with 188 people on board. The crowded vessel was sailing from the ferry terminal at Simanindo to Tigaras when it encountered stormy weather and capsized.
On April 10th, 2018, Japfa company representatives joined local government and community leaders to mark the completion of a new water supply system for three Lake Toba villages.
On March 23rd, 2018, Japfa Comfeed Indonesia Tbk received the Excellent Company - Business Process Innovation award by Warta Ekonomi magazine for a second time.