19 Global Partners Sign for US$850M Project in Lippo Group’s MEIKARTA


JAKARTA — MEIKARTA, the mega residential township project being developed by Lippo Group, has received US$850 million from 19 global partners focused on health & medicine, financial technology, education, logistics and technology research. The partnerships were inaugurated in Jakarta this week with ceremonies signing the memorandums of understanding (MOU).

SP/Ruht Semiono Kerja Sama Investasi Proyek Meikarta -  CEO LIPPO Group James Riady (kiri atas) bersama Ketua DPR Bambang Soesatyo (tengah atas) dan Presiden of Meikarta Theo L Sambuaga (kanan atas) serta President of Meikarta Ketut Budi Wijaya (keenam kiri) bergandengan tangan dengan) Assisten General Manager of HTC VIVE VR Innovation Club Zhang Wei  (kiri), General Manager of JM SQW Yao Yue (kedua kiri), Vice President World Trade Centers Association (wtc) Scott Wang (ketiga kiri), Regional Director of China Telecom Huang Hao (keempat kiri), Director of Medical Technology UCL,  Head of UCL AP Academic Network Hu Mingxing (kelima kiri), Executive Director from Columbia University Medical Center Lawrence Beilis (keempat Kanan), University of North Carolina & Executive Director of Global NC Rick Van Sant  (ketiga kanan), Vice President From Genesis Rehabilitation Services Neil Tockman (kedua kanan) dan General manager PT Uang Saku Fintech Li Xiang (kanan) usai penandatanganan naskah kerja sama investasi proyek Meikarta, di Jakarta, Rabu (21/3). Kerja sama dengan sepuluh institusi ternama di dunia dalam bidang pendidikan, kesehatan dan Teknologi. Kesepuluh perusahaan ternama dari negara USA, UK, dan Benua Asia ini akan bergabung dengan Meikarta dan nilai investasinya pun mencapai 550 juta dolar Amerika.
19 Global Partners Sign US$850M Project in Lippo Group’s MEIKARTA

MEIKARTA is the embodiment of Lippo Group’s commitment to sustainability and the “five pillars of development”; developing an innovative infrastructure & transportation, a high tech central business district (CBD) & research hub, a business & commercial hub, a center for the arts, culture & education, and green sustainable living.

Ketut Budi Wijaya, President of MEIKARTA, said, “This partnership is a confirmation that the world community recognizes and sees MEIKARTA as a modern city of the future. The presence of global institutions, whether in education, health, or technology, will make MEIKARTA more than a dwelling. The MEIKARTA of the future will be the economic center that will grow and develop.”

Bambang Soesatyo, Chairman of House of Representatives, Republic of Indonesia, said: “I am confident that the presence of these leading institutions in MEIKARTA, with their capital, networking, technology, systems and experience, will support the government’s vision of national development”.

Global institutions signing the MoU with MEIKARTA:
1. Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC)
2. University of North Carolina
3. University College London (UCL)
4. World Trade Center
5. Genesis Rehab Services (GRS)
6. HTC Corporation
7. China Telecom Global Limited
8. ACSC & CFLP International Logistic
9. Seafirst Technologies
10. Union Space
11. Rework
12. USA Dunham Bush Refrigeration Equipment Inc
13. e-Shang Redwood (ESR)
14. Shanghai Infin Technology
15. Nagase Indonesia
16. Micro Focus
17. JM Eagle
18. Zhong Ying Finance
19. Lausanne Hotel Management Institute

MEIKARTA is in the East Jakarta Corridor, which will be integrated with new transportation networks, including Jakarta-Bekasi High-Speed Rail, Patimban Deep Seaport, Kertajati International Airport, Jakarta-Cikampek Elevated Highway and APM (automated people mover) uniting seven new cities around MEIKARTA.

The MEIKARTA development covers 22 million m2 in its first phase, designed since 2014. Work started in January 2016 with the initial construction of one hundred skyscrapers, each with 35 to 46 floors, and the creation a workforce expected to reach 65,000 individual jobs.

MEIKARTA surpasses anything the country has ever seen, epic in its scale and vision as a truly integrated city of the future. Not only does MEIKARTA redefine what a modern city should look like and feel like, it sets the new standard for a world city in Southeast Asia and beyond. Visit meikarta.com.

For further information, please contact:
Danang Kemayan Jati
Director of Information and Public Communication Lippo
Email: danang.j@lippokarawaci.co.id

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