Inidata.id - The Pontianak City Government, West Kalimantan claims to be ready to accept the arrival of the Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy (Menparekraf) Sandiaga Uno to several tourist points, on July 30, 2022.
Deputy Mayor of Pontianak Bahasa, said that the Menparekraf and his entourage will tour the banks of the Kapuas River along the Barito Segment Waterfront and Kuantan Gang, Benua Melayu Laut (BML) Village, South Pontianak District.
"Later on, there will also be an assessment team for the Tourism Village Award from the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy who will conduct an assessment in Kampong Melayu BML. We support together, hopefully we can win," he said after the Coordination Meeting for the Finalization of Preparation for the Arrival of Menparekraf with the Chairman of the West Kalimantan HPI DPD, Pokdarwis Kampong Melayu BML and all related OPD, in the Muis Amin Hall of the Pontianak City Bappeda, Tuesday (26/7/2022).
Several performances are also planned to be presented to the Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, ranging from carbide cannons, Pontianak City specialties, Malay dances, reciprocated rhymes, pencak silat and saprahan. This was assessed by Discussion, considering that Menparekraf likes informal events.
"He likes things that are colorful, flexible and relaxed," he said.
This will be the second visit of Minister Sandiaga Uno to Pontianak City. Moreover, Discussion reminded all parties to continue to apply health protocols, especially when witnessing the arrival of the Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, which will certainly attract a lot of public attention.
"Don't forget those who will be there, to keep implementing the prokes," he said.
Getting into the top 50 nominations for the 2022 Tourism Village Award is considered by discussion as a gift for the City of Pontianak.