Singapore’s cruise centre promotes islands


SINGAPAORE, 13 September 2017 – Singapore Cruise Centre and PT Nongsa Terminal Bahari (NTB) have entered into a marketing collaboration agreement to promote tourism to Batam and Riau Islands.

Under the agreement, SCC and NTB will jointly work on marketing and promotional activities to increase tourism to three islands.

They will pursue goals to achieve sustainable and continual growth in passenger traffic at NTB’s Nongsapura Ferry Terminal to draw more visitors to Nongsa, Batam and the Riau Islands.

SCC is a cruise and ferry terminal operator operates and manages cruise and ferry terminals.

NTB is the ferry terminal operator at Nongsapura, Batam and is part of the Citramas Group’s hospitality/creative industry division, which owns and operates Turi Beach Resort, Nongsa Point Marina, Nongsa Village and Tamarin Golf Course.

The two companies will collaborate to promote recent developments and ongoing projects in the area, which are aimed at driving growth in ferry traffic at Nongsapura Ferry Terminal.

In addition, SCC will work with NTB to help the ferry terminal operator enhance safety, security and customer service at its terminal which could serve as a model for further cooperation with other ferry terminals in Riau Islands.