- Makassar as The Gate in Eastern Indonesia
Makassar, 1 June 2011. Governor of South Sulawesi, Syahrul Yasin Limpo together with State Own Enterprises (BUMN) Minister Mustafa Abubakar, President Director of PT Garuda Emir Syah Satar, Director-General of Air Transportation Service Herry Bakti, as well as related compounds, inaugurated the Makassar as the eastern gate of Indonesia, at the home office of Governor. In his speech, the Governor stated, South Sulawesi to experience a rapid growth, and even some countries have started looked at and invest in this area. South Sulawesi also has Natural resources are considerable, so as to maximize this, the necessary transportation support, especially the air. Syahrul also added, with the cooperation of the Garuda, the open international flight from Makassar, will make further development and economic growth, especially the eastern region Indonesia. Makassar as a flight path in addition to the three international Jakarta and Bali, also a declaration of local government center. Meanwhile, the minister Mustafa Abubakar, demanded that Angkapura Satu, keep doing the best services, particularly in terms facilities.
2. Money Communities Collected in Makassar
November 30, 2011. Makassar, the economic activity in Makassar South Sulawesi dashed after a trade center and investment. The flow of funds collected in the majority of local community banks operating in Makassar. “Inflow (the funds) from the community in all collected in the Makassar area,” said Associate Bank economic researcher Indonesia Makassar branch, Indrayana.
3. Micro Business Credit disbursement of Rp. 16 Trillion
November 16, 2011. Makassar, the world of banking falls to serve the financing micro, small and medium enterprises (UMKN), dynamic that continues to writhe. Until the third quarter of 2011, banks in South Sulawesi has recorded loans of Rp 16.71 trillion. “UMKN lending from banks to improve. It signifies banks have higher commitment, “says researcher of Associate Bank Indonesia Makassar, Gusti Putra Eka Reza yesterday.
4. Economic growth in Makassar
By naked eye observation is indeed consistent with the statistical data. BPS recorded Makassar economic growth between 2007 to 2009 respectively 8.1 percent, 10.5 percent and 9.2 percent. Based on the price applicable, Makassar GDP in the same year in a row Rp 20,8 trillion, Rp 26,1 trillion and Rp 31.3 trillion. Meanwhile, the income per capita based on current prices in the same year in a row Rp 16.87 million, USD 20.79 million, USD 24.58 million. But if the price is so constant benchmark, per capita income for the year in a row Rp 9.92 million, USD 10.8 million, and $ 11.63 million. With this data, the level welfare in Makassar surpassed other cities.
5. Container port of Makassar
Container lifting heavy equipment at Makassar Container Port Road Sulawesi, on Wednesday (7/12). The number of piles in the harbor of Container indicates the level of export import in South Sulawesi continues increase. There are many facts about Makassar. It is the eastern Indonesian large market and thoroughly accessible only through Makassar.
Those who are quickly to see this opportuniy, surely will become the market leader in Eastern Indonesia.
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