Tycoons have important roles to play in contributing to the creation of sound, pleasant, dynamical national productivity with positive energy. There must be strong motivation to dedicate themselves to Indonesia instead of concentrating merely on their profit. Considering the enormous opportunity enjoyed by our conglomerate heads and the direct support of the people, it is only appropriate for the conglomerate heads to be on the front line as part of those accountable for the Indonesia economy. Preserving economic stability does not solely rest on the shoulders of the government but also on every one of us.
B.J. Habibie President of the Republic of Indonesia 1998 –1999
Tahir has this special edge in him that enables him to feel such a personal and basic issue in our soldiers’ life. He appreciates our soldiers for being fellow human beings who have concerns for their own families’welfare. It reflects his humanist’s passion.
Retired General Moeldoko Former Commander of the Indonesian National Armed Forces