Mandalika, 20 March 2022 -- PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero) Tbk or BNI (stock code: BBNI) continues to be proactive in driving the tourism sector from both demand and supply sides during this year's economic recovery. Along with the world-class racing competition, Pertamina Grand Prix of Indonesia or MotoGP Mandalika 2022, BNI again made a breakthrough from the supply side of tourist accommodation by optimizing the BNI National Tourism Area (KAWAN).
In addition, BNI also invites local residents who are less fortunate to watch the second series of the International MotoGP race at the Pertamina Mandalika International Street Circuit or the Mandalika Circuit, Central Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, 19-20 March 2022. BNI hopes that this program can be a hope for the economic revival in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic situation in the country, especially in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB).
BNI’s Corporate Secretary, Mucharom in Jakarta, Saturday (19 March 2022) conveyed, KAWAN BNI is a form of the company's contribution to the welfare of the Indonesian people, especially in Indonesia's Super Priority Destinations. With this program, it is hoped that community-based sustainable tourism can develop, benefit the surrounding community, while preserving the environment. "Through this program, we are also committed to uniting shared values with stakeholders to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals," he said.
Mucharom continued, BNI has 11 Homestay Units in Rangkep Satu Hamlet, Kuta Village, Central Lombok Regency which can be used as alternative accommodation for tourists visiting these tourist sites, especially when the Mandalika 2022 MotoGP event takes place at the Mandalika Circuit. During the MotoGP 2022 show, BNI Homestay unit in Rangkep Satu Hamlet is only 5 minutes from the location of the Mandalika circuit which is fully booked.
In addition, BNI has also provided infrastructure assistance, namely road rebates in Rangkep Satu Hamlet homestay area so that it can make it easier for visitors/tourists and the local community to access the BNI Homestay location. "Other assistance has been provided by BNI such as drilling wells and pumps as well as the construction of an MSME Center which will later be useful for marketing MSME products as well as being a training center for MSMEs in Kuta Village, Central Lombok Regency," added Mucharom.
Invite Customers to Watch MotoGP Mandalika Live
In the Pertamina Grand Prix of Indonesia, BNI also hold an appreciation program for customers. Through this special customer loyalty, attention and retention mechanism, BNI provides an opportunity for credit card, savings and deposit customers to witness the Mandalika MotoGP 2022 live.
In addition, BNI also invites local residents who are less fortunate to watch the second series of the International MotoGP race at the Pertamina Mandalika Circuit, Central Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, 19-20 March 2022. BNI hopes that this program can be a hope for the rise of the economy in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic situation in the country, especially in West Nusa Tenggara (NTB).
Mucharom said that customers’ interest in watching the Mandalika MotoGP 2022 is very high. With this program, it is hoped that customers will be more loyal and active in using various BNI products.
"The most important thing for us is to appreciate customers as well as enliven the world's most prestigious motorcycle racing event. We also hope that this will be a momentum to stimulate public consumption and better economic recovery, especially in West Nusa Tenggara, Bali and surrounding areas," he said. (*)