A Better Vision
d darmono, founder and ceo of pt jababeka, Tbk, revealed his plan to build a toll road from Jakarta to Tanjung Lesung, which is reportedly 150 kilometres long and will take roughly three years to complete. In addition to the toll road, PT Jababeka has also taken on a role of building a city in Tanjung Lesung with the aim of attracting tourists and investors into the area, making it an international holiday destination.
President Joko Widodo inaugurated the construction of the projects on February 23, 2015. Myriad benefits, such as residency, citizenship, and duty-free shopping, will also be available to investors and tourists flocking to the city in the future. With the capital investment worth $200 million, Darmono believes that the ROI will be high, and that the projects will be beneficial for Indonesia in the long run.