Published on : Thursday, October 12, 2017
The forthcoming Riau Expo 2017 will be hosted at the Ska Co Ex Pekanbaru. It will start from Oct. 14th and continue till 20th and stand out on the tourism sector along with small, medium and big industrial enterprises.
The theme of the Expo – “culture, Malay culture and Riau’s integrity”. It would be inaugurated by Riau Governor Arsyadjuliandi Rachman on Oct. 14th and will start from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m.
Plethora of fun activities will take place at the event such as art and culture performances from different regencies and metros in Riau, followed by a performance by a national celebrity on the final night of the expo, Riau Investment Forum, Gemerlap Kampung Melayu, the election of Promotional Ambassador, fashion show and gastronomic tour.
Capital Investment and One-Stop Integrated Services Agency (DPMPTSP) are all prepared to partner with the tourism agency of the region in this expo to endorse tourism in Riau.
“Promotion and marketing are the responsibility of Tourism Agency. We are more on the development side, such as when an investor is interested in developing a tourism business such as cottage and homestay,” said DPMPTSP department head Evarefita.
Evarefita further added that places like Bono in Pelalawan, Rupat Beach and Beting Aceh Bengkalis will be getting maximum footage at the expo.
Riau Expo 2017 provides 281 booths, out of which 260 are rented and the registration was opened till today.
“Ninety percent [of the booths] has been filled. Among the participants are regional government working organization (OPD) in Riau, industrial enterprises, UMKM and BUMD,” said the event’s organizer head Dewi Rosariyanti Syam. (kes)
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