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Mentawai Islands Government promised to continue to develop all the potential tourist attraction in the Mentawai, especially the issue of maritime tourism and natural beauty of the Mentawai.
Mentawai Islands Regent Edison Saleleubaja, in the Mentawai, Wednesday (07/28/2010), said the joint legislative Mentawai, in the future, will soon issue rules discussed as a regional legal instruments to manage natural resources and tourism Mentawai.
“Mentawai Regional Government hopes, the potential of natural beauty and culture of the Mentawai is not only a great honor for Mentawai people, but also expected to give positive value to the economy of the community,” he said.
he said, Surfing competition held in 2010 Department of Culture, Tourism, Youth and Sports (Disbudparpora) early momentum for the Mentawai Mentawai Regional Government to develop tourism potential to be more prominent in the Mentawai people of the world’s eyes.
a saying, Surfing competition held in 2010 Department of Culture, Tourism, Youth and Sports (Disbudparpora) early momentum for the Mentawai Mentawai Regional Government to develop tourism potential to be more prominent in the Mentawai people of the world’s eyes.
Edison explained, the natural potential of the Mentawai will be one asset for regional income in terms of tourism Mentawai District. “Most of the islands in the Mentawai still have not maximized the use of their potential, while the Mentawai names are well known in international circles because of the stunning sights baharinya,” he said.
Looking ahead, Mentawai Regional Government will try harder to build a world tour by performing an evaluation Mentawai arrangement or revisions back to the existing rules. In addition, no less important for the Mentawai Regional Government is trying to build tourism in the Mentawai ethnic culture and international installations.
That, he says, can be done by establishing partnerships with the corporate world in the context of promotion and tourism marketing.
Associated with the partnership with the business world, Edison expressed his happiness.Because, now the islands have been getting a lot of lodging or resort business growth with international standards, mostly funded by foreign investors.
Edison expects, with the increase in fixed investment patterns through the construction of the resort, should be a priority in the development of business tourism in the Mentawai.