Jakarta, CNBC Indonesia – President Joko Widodo recently had a meeting with Elon Musk at SpaceX’s Boca Chica Texas headquarters. Appearing relaxed, the 50-year-old entrepreneur and billionaire turned out to be wearing a t-shirt worth Rp. 400 thousand.
T-shirts depicting astronauts driving a car with the background of the Moon were sold on the shop.spacex.com page. The clothes are sold at a price of US $ 30 or around Rp. 439 thousand.
The SpaceX logo is also seen adorning one of the sleeves of the black T-shirt. SpaceX also provides T-shirts for both men and women.
The image shows a SpaceX Roadster electric car carrying an astronaut mannequin named Starman. The car was launched into space aboard a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket in 2018.
Meanwhile, Jokowi and Elon Musk met on Saturday (14/5/2022), local time to review SpaceX’s rocket production. Apart from discussing the potential for future cooperation between the two parties.
“A follow-up to my order to talk to Elon about investment, about technology, about innovation, and now I’m here and meet directly with Elon to discuss future cooperation,” Jokowi explained in his statement quoted on Sunday (15/5/2022) .
On the same occasion, Elon Musk claimed to be interested in the future of Indonesia because he is optimistic about the future and has positive energy.
Elon Musk also revealed that he would try to collaborate with the two companies he owns, namely Tesla and SpaceX. This interest, he said, was because Indonesia had potential in many fields.
“We will look closely at the form of cooperation in many ways, because Indonesia has a lot of potential. Moreover, Indonesia has a large population and continues to grow. This is good because we need a lot of people in the future.”
Because of this, Elon Musk is called the strongest ‘person’ in the world