LOMBOK – President of Republic Indonesia, Joko Widodo said, Mandalika managed to add the list of new economic growth points outside Java, it is hoped that later they will become part of one country’s economic growth points. This was conveyed at the Bank Indonesia 2022 annual meeting online for all Bank Indonesia Representative branches attended by the West Nusa Tenggara Regional Secretary, Lalu Gita Ariadi, last Wednesday.
“The infrastructure that we are building adds a new economic growth point outside Java, there is Mandalika,” said Jokowi
Where tourism later when it is normal is expected to become a new economic growth and become a point of economic growth for the country.
Facing the economic weakness that has begun to be felt in developed countries, President Republic of Indonesia also reminded all provinces in Indonesia to remain optimistic in 2023 but be careful and alert regarding exports, investment and other economic activities.
Meanwhile, Deputy Head of Bank Indonesia Representative for West Nusa Tenggara Province, Ahmad Fauzi explained that Bank Indonesia West Nusa Tenggara Representative during 2022 will not stop synergizing and innovating on an ongoing basis with stakeholders with various programsstrategy, and produce various achievements.
One of which is Bank Indonesia continues strive to control regional inflation through the development of 9 clusters for commodities that contribute the most to inflationary pressure, namely cayenne pepper cluster in East Lombok, shallot cluster in North Lombok and Bima garlic cluster in East Lombok rice clusters in Central Lombok, laser chicken eggs in North Lombok and cattle clusters in North Lombok and Sumbawa.(s/ken)