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What's going on in Meikarta now?

Tol Jakarta-Cikampek, 34km from Cibatu exit, turn left immediately If you follow the road, you can see the May Carta buildings under construction, circa 2016. A construction project named Orange County began and A sign announcing the construction of a Japanese kindergarten and a Japanese school with capital participation from Mitsubishi Corporation The name was changed to Meikarta before I knew it, and then The sale of apartment units began to develop with great fanfare in the malls of Jakarta and Cikarang.

Orange County has now been incorporated into the May Karta project, but to begin with, the name May Karta was coined by Lippo Group CEO James Riady, who coined the name May (plum) and Jakarta, which is part of Lippo Group CEO James Riady's mother Suryawati Lidya (Suryawati Lidya, wife of Lippo founder Mokhtar Riady).

From the beginning, there were suggestions that the construction work was being done without a business license. Sure enough, the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) claimed that cash transfers were made in return for issuing business licenses. Neneng Hasanah Yasin, the Governor of Bekasi province The president of the Lippo Group, Billy Sindoro, and several others have been arrested. Three years and six months of imprisonment in March 2019 for Mr. Billy and six years of imprisonment in June 2019 for Governor Nenen. The decision has been made.

District 1 apartments under construction

California, USA, to attract universities, luxury hotels, and IT intelligence parks. The project was started to advocate "the most beautiful city in Southeast Asia," which was inspired by Silicon Valley. is the Lippo Group's largest urban development project at 278 trillion rupiah (approximately 2.3 trillion yen) and and GIIC industrial parks, and the surrounding industries that are expected to expand in the future, such as the Jababeka and GIIC industrial parks Two-bedroom apartments as an investment property for Japanese expatriates and manager-level people in apartment complexes. units at a special Lippo group member discount for about 400 juta. I had an Indonesian friend, and at the time, I honestly wondered if it was really going to be built. was.

how much demand there is for low-cost, smaller floor space units, with 22,500 units in 56 buildings. Personally, I'm not sure if the Lippo Group's past The project, Lippo Kemang and Lippo Karawaci, is halfway through. That's why I was curious, but for now, the name of Orange County, where it was first launched, remains. The first phase of District 1, which is currently 70% complete, with apartments and commercial space, is in 2021. It is expected to be completed by the first quarter.

The grid system is designed to facilitate the smooth movement of traffic by arranging the roads in a grid-like pattern along the grid.

As for future concerns, there is no indication of a second phase of construction after 2021, Lippo Doubts about whether the group has enough money, and the real estate market due to the economic downturn after the Corona disaster. The cold weather, what happened to the business license, etc., but from a long-term perspective, Subang of West Java Patimban Port (Subang) to become a hub for automobile exports in 2023. With the opening of the port, the Northern Java automobile industry belt with a core of xEV production to the east of Jakarta will extend City to relieve housing woes in the Jakarta metropolitan area if it becomes a core part of the Indonesian economy In terms of development, the importance of May Carta should be increasing.


情報共有 1

The sharing of visible results leads to a common recognition of the problems, but if there are people who are troubled because the scarcity of information is diminished by the increasing sharing, the political power to increase the position by monopolizing useful information is at work.

インドネシアのスタバの店員にありがたい人生の教訓を教わった件 2

When you order your usual iced coffee at your regular Starbucks, a familiar clerk usually talks to you in a friendly and familiar way, like "You came at an unusual time today," or "Is your usual iced coffee okay today?

宗教によって異なる「死んだらどうなる」の考え方 3

Both Christianity and Islam are religions derived from Judaism and believe in the one and only God, Jesus Christ (God Himself) or Allah, respectively.

株価操作なんてインドネシア株では当たり前 4

Stock prices fluctuate with sell and buy orders, and if you get a lot of sell orders and a lot of buy orders, the other investors will follow suit with "me too" and the stock will go up.

心臓に毛が生えたインドネシア人のずうずうしい転職活動を応援してみた 5

Since many Indonesians can't maintain mental stability without revealing a secret story to someone else.

日系企業のインドネシアでの存在意義 6

If Japan's population continues to decline at the current rate, domestic demand will continue to shrink, and if this happens, it is inevitable that domestic companies that find it difficult to survive in the Japanese domestic market alone will look for ways to make a living in overseas markets.

チャンスはあるが勝てる分野が 7

After living in Indonesia, talking to people on my own, and gradually understanding the local situation, I realized that starting a business in Indonesia is surprisingly difficult. The reason for the difficulty is the high shipping costs and tariffs, the competition from local companies, and the high running costs of IMTA and DPKK.

インドネシアのシステムインテグレーション業界 8

The other day, I had the opportunity to exchange opinions with JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization) about IT investment by Indonesian SMEs, and they raised an important issue related to the existence value of system integrators, such as "How can we explain the cost benefits of system investment?

肉体と精神と心と魂 9

Speaking of "Body and Soul," it's the debut song of SPEED, a member of the LDP's House of Councillors, Eriko Imai, who was unofficially appointed as parliamentary secretary of the Cabinet Office following yesterday's cabinet reshuffle, and the name of a long-established Indonesian women's fashion brand.

ジャカルタのラーメン市場 10

I came to Indonesia for the first time in October 1997. I didn't understand Indonesian, my job was hard, the people around me were unreasonable, and there was a time when I wanted to go back to Japan for a while.

ブランド力、技術力、資金力の3要素 11

After the Jakarta riots of 1998, when the rupiah plummeted and domestic companies with foreign dollar-denominated debt were struggling to pay interest, I was looking for a new business in Indonesia that would allow me to earn foreign currency.

日本とインドネシアの間でのタイムマシン経営が通じなくなっている件 12

I think that Yoshinoya overcame the frame of Japanese food and became Indonesian soul food. I am happy to see the scene where Japanese food culture is accepted by Indonesian people.

不景気の歴史 13

Since I came to Indonesia, I have seen the economic recession several times, but because of the spread of the new coronavirus this time, the economy will definitely go into recession, and in a few years' time it may be called corona shock or corona recession.

日本のバブル経済崩壊後とインドネシアの通貨危機後 14

When I entered university in 1991, at the end of the bubble economy, land and stock prices were exploding, Mitsubishi Estate had bought the Rockefeller Center Building, a symbol of America, and the women of the one-length body-con (like the Bubbly Dance of Tomigaoka High School's dance club) were dancing at Juliana Tokyo in the waterfront bay area, waving their fans.

内需と外需の自国経済に及ぼす影響 15

The situation in Japan is that even if public works investment is made, the money stays in the savings of companies and individuals, and domestic consumption does not increase, while the situation in Indonesia is that even if domestic consumption increases, the ratio of imported consumer materials is high, and domestic assets are flowing out to foreign countries.

2019年の総選挙を前にインドネシア政治史のおさらい 16

As the campaign (Kampanye) for next year's presidential election (Pemilu Pilpres Pileg Indonesia 2019) is lifted, it has been decided that the order in which the ballot papers will be printed will be No. 1 for the incumbent President Jokowi and Vice President Mahuru candidate pair and No. 2 for President Prabowo and Vice President Sandiagauno candidate pair.

インドネシアの国土と風土が生み出す産地特有のコーヒー 17

Located in the coffee belt between the Tropic of Cancer and the Tropic of Cancer, Indonesia is a country suitable for coffee cultivation, and during the 300 years of Dutch colonial rule that followed the advance of the East India Company in 1602, Arabica coffee was brought to the country and cultivation began in the plateau region with a favorable climate.

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