🇮🇩 Tangerang is a city in the province of Banten, Indonesia. Located on the western border of Jakarta, it is the third largest urban centre in the Greater Jakarta metropolitan area and the largest city in Banten province. It has not only functioned as a dormitory city, as there are many industrial areas such as Jatake, and several business districts, including CBD Alam Sutera in the area. Located just next to Jakarta on the west with many road access and improved infrastructure, such as new toll road, it is one of the most favourite location for property seekers and investors in the Bodetabek area.
Tangerang, along with the neighbouring South Tangerang, is where many large-scale developers have created built-up areas such as BSD City, Gading Serpong, Alam Sutera, and Lippo Village, and now becoming the area's centre of economy, business, commerce, and education.
Tangerang is also home for Soekarno–Hatta International Airport which serves the Jakarta metropolitan area and is Indonesia's main gateway.
Economy Tangerang's economy depends highly on service sectors, trading, financial service, and industrial. Jatake, which is Tangerang's biggest industrial area, is home to over 1,000 industrial corporations.
As the impact of Jakarta's growing economy continues, Tangerang has become an alternative location for some corporations in which to build their offices due to crowds and land prices. CBD in Alam Sutera is the notable central business district, comprising several corporations, business centres, apartments, and educational facilities. Some headquarters of big corporations are located here, such as Kino Group, Alfamart, Deltomed, Top Food, and more. It also has several business centre nearby, such as Lippo Karawaci and Gading Serpong, both are located in Tangerang Regency.
Garuda Indonesia, and Sriwijaya Air have their head offices at Soekarno–Hatta International Airport. There are plans by CFLD Indonesia to develop part of Tangerang, namely Tangerang New City, into the most advanced new industrial township which will encompass 4 pillars industry park – Electronics & ICT, Construction Materials, Automotive and Machinery & Equipment Industrial Parks.
Retail Tangerang is the home for shopping in Banten area. Numerous shopping centres and markets are available here. The largest shopping mall in Tangerang and Banten is Supermall Karawaci in Lippo Village. Another shopping malls available are : • Mall @ Alam Sutera • TangCity Mall • Metropolis Town Square • IKEA Alam Sutera • CBD Ciledug • Plaza Baru Ciledug • Mall Ciledug • Tomang Tol Plaza • Traditional market Pasar Lembang where there are has bus terminal also • Traditional market Pasar Lama where there are many street foods.
Tangerang has a population of over 1,895,000 people. Tangerang also forms part of the Greater Jakarta metropolitan area which has a population of over 35,934,000 people.
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Twin Towns - Sister Cities Tangerang has links with:🇵🇰 Siālkot, Pakistan