2021 was a major year for MNC Lido City project as it has officially received the status of Tourism Special Economic Zone (SEZ) through the Government Regulation (PP) Number 69 of 2021 that was signed by the President of the Republic of Indonesia, Joko Widodo in June 2021, following the approval of the proposal back in February 2021 by the National Council for Special Economic Zone.
Commencing the development and management of SEZ MNC Lido City, MNC Land held groundbreaking events for several iconic projects there such as Movieland, Lido Music & Arts Center, and Lido World Garden. Furthermore, MNC Land participated in Expo 2020 Dubai to introduce SEZ MNC Lido City as a world-class entertainment hospitality destination in South-East Asia to potential foreign investors.
This year also marks the start of significant business collaborations, including with PT Jasamarga Related Business (JMRB) to develop property areas at toll road corridors, with the Ministry of Agriculture of the Republic of Indonesia in agricultural research and development, and with PT Infokom Elektrindo (Infokom) to build the Techno Park with an integrated infrastructure and high-tech ecosystem at SEZ MNC Lido City.
At the end of the year, MNC Land was very proud of the achievement of Lido Lake Resort by MNC Hotel which officially received 5-star certification from Enhaii Mandiri 186 and the prestigious award as Indonesia Leading Family Resort 2021 from the Indonesia Travel & Tourism Awards (ITTA) Foundation.