MAJALENGKA-West Java International Airport (BIJB) re-arrival special guests on October 10, 2017. A number of businessmen from the Middle East to Africa will visit the airport project located in Kertajati Subdistrict, Majalengka, West Java.
The presence of the guests is still in a series of Indonesia-Middle East Annual Gathering on Economy (IMAGE 2017).
BIJB which is a strategic project was introduced to the business actors of those countries directly by the President Director of PT BIJB Virda Dimas Ekaputra. In addition to the airport that is currently in the process of their work is also given exposure to the business area of ??Aerocity.
Jordan's Royal Ambassador Wahid Al-Hamed on the occasion expressed his joy after receiving exposure to business opportunities at BIJB and Aerocity. "The middle eastern businessmen are deliberately collected to seek investment opportunities in their respective business" he concluded.
Director of PT International Airport West Java (BIJB) Virda Dimas Ekaputra said investors from Middle East countries including Turkey, Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia and other countries are ready to invest Rp200 trillion in Kertajati Aerocity as a buffer zone Kertajati Airport Majalengka Regency West Java Province.
"Investors from Middle East are interested in all the sectors we offer, ranging from hospitality and others," he said.
His side offers investment to foreign investors such as transit hotel, 3 star hotel and budget hotel with distance only 850 meters from Provincial road to Airport but also can be built garment factory.
"Investors from the Middle East are also interested in what we offer," he said.
After receiving the show business exposure was continued with lunch together and closed with tour around the project area.
IMAGE officially opened by West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan (Aher) was attended by Expert Staff of Economic Diplomacy and Director of Middle East, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, a number of Ambassadors of Middle East countries in Jakarta and Indonesian Ambassador in Middle East Countries, businessmen from the Middle East.
This activity is an annual program of the Directorate of Middle East, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia which this year held together with the Government of West Java Province. Implementation of IMAGE 2017 in year 7 (seven) this is part of economic diplomacy efforts conducted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in bridging regional desire to seek various opportunities for economic cooperation with various parties abroad.
Recorded 52 entrepreneurs from various countries in the Middle East participated in this activity, the largest number of participants during the seven years of IMAGE. They come from different business line backgrounds such as consumer goods, food, general trading, fashion, furniture, hotels, construction, to building materials.
The main activities that will be carried out in this IMAGE activity in addition to visits to BIJB, will also include Business Forum (West Java investment potential presentation and opportunity), one-on-one business meeting with West Java entrepreneurs as well as exhibition of handicraft products and field visits to various industrial centers, and fashion shows. IMAGE activities are expected to facilitate the realization of mutually beneficial business agreements between West Java and the Middle East.