JAKARTA - MNC Group, through its subsidiary PT MNC Land Tbk ( KPIG ) plans to build a hotel in Ramallah , Palestine. The development is collaboration with the Palestinian Economic Council For Development and Reconstruction (PECDAR) of the State of Palestine.
Deputy Director of MNC Land, Budi Rustanto said this is not the first cooperation carried out by the company. Previously, cooperation with United States (US) hotel chain has been established as well.
"The development in Ramallah isn't a new thing. We've been cooperating with other countries, such as the Westin in Nusa Dua, Bali, Oakwood in Surabaya, Park Hyatt and Trump , "he explained in IDX Channel, Wednesday (25/52016)
According to him, after doing Memorandum Of Understanding (MoU), the company immediately formed a team and work plan. Though not new, it's still need to be prepared in order to achieve goals and suit with the segment.
"Our experience in MoU with other operators is already commonplace, but still how this could achieve goals and segments, firstly we formed team and work plan, " he explained
Rudi added, even though Palestine ensures security issues there, but it will do the maturation of the concept to minimize the risk. However, he claimed to be optimistic with the cooperation.
"Palestine guarantees the security issue is not a problem, but we make a business model first in order to see the risks. There is indeed a new area, but we're optimist. We don't see from the profit's view, but the cooperation of the two countries," Said Rudi.