Investigators on Tuesday (23/01) questioned a businessman in an ongoing probe into a bribery case surrounding the purchase by national flag carrier Garuda Indonesia of aircraft engines from British engineering firm Rolls-Royce.
Soetikno Soedarjo, the president director of Jakarta-based diversified business group Mugi Rekso Abadi, testified against former Garuda chief executive Emirsyah Satar.
Soetikno was a beneficial owner of Singapore-based Connaught International, which allegedly acted as broker in the case.
Both him and Emirsyah were named suspects early last year in what the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) says was part of a transnational bribery scheme.
Emirsyah and Soetikno, who have also been prevented from leaving the country, have since been summoned for questioning on multiple occasions.
Tuesday's questioning corroborated the bribery allegations, KPK spokesman Febri Diansyah said.
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