The Board of Directors of MNC Group made a courtesy visit to the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy (Kemenparekraf) in Jakarta, Monday 13 January 2020. The Corporate Secretary Director of MNC Group, Syafril Nasution explained that the visit was to support Kemenparekraf in the development of tourism and the creative economy in Indonesia.
“Today, we met the Minister and the Vice Minister to introduce more detail about MNC Group. We explained that it is not only a media company, but MNC Group performs other businesses as well” said Syafril. He further explained that MNC Group is looking forward to supporting the programs in Kemenparekraf, hoping that it will then contribute to increasing Indonesia’s foreign reserve. “We will have a theme park that will also attract tourists” Syafril added.
Meanwhile, The Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy (Menparekraf) Wishnutama Kusubandio, accompanied by the Vice Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy (Wamenparekraf) Angela Tanoesoedibjo, said that Kemenparekraf and MNC Group will have a lot of opportunities to work together in the future.
“MNC Media will play a lot of role in tourism. Not only in terms of promotion, but also a lot of other important cooperations, such as event creations and other comprehensive activities dedicated towards tourist destination”, said Wishnutama. He added that besides tourism MNC Group can play a lot of roles in developing creative economies, such as cooperation in the film industry, content, animation, and many others. “We discussed a lot of creative industries in this meeting”, he concluded.