Vice Governor of West Sumatra: If Only One Person to Padang City, That Is Failure For Us

By : Dina Astria And Aldo Bella Putra | Tuesday, February 06 2018 - 18:00 IWST

Wakil Gubernur Sumatera Barat, Nasrul Abit (Foto Dok Industry.co.id)
Wakil Gubernur Sumatera Barat, Nasrul Abit (Foto Dok Industry.co.id)

INDUSTRY.co.id - Padang - Vice Governor of West Sumatra, Nasrul Abit implementation of the National Press Day (HPN) 2018 in Padang City must be a branding event or the introduction of tourism selling value throughout West Sumatera.

"If we talk about what is West Sumatra, we do not have anything, only tourism is our potential, there is PT Semen which is already big and people know," said Nasrul in Branding Seminar "Strong Branding Strategy for Prosperous Prosperous" Pangeran Beach Hotel, Padang City, Tuesday (6/1/2018).

Nasrul said that the West Sumatra tourism trend is in a state of uphill. One of the parameters mentioned is the number of aircraft flights to the city of Padang significant increase.

"It used to be a plane to Padang there are 26 aircraft, but now it has continued to grow with 82 aircraft to Padang every day," he explained.

Nasrul acknowledged that the implementation of HPN 2018 which will become a meeting of media people all over Indonesia will bring its own blessings for West Sumatera. For that, he invited the people of West Sumatra to succeed HPN and give the best impression on the participants who come.

"It's a thousand people coming to West Sumatra, how they can come back here, and if people come to Padang City once, it's a failure for us," Nasrul said.

The same thing was also conveyed by Head of PWI Organization Center, Sasongko Tedjo. For him, in addition to carrying out the main event, HPN which is held annually in different provinces also brings a special mission to provide benefits for the host.

"HPN in addition to implementing two main events namely the convention and the top ceremony attended by the President, we want to give progress to the potential that exists in the provinces in Indonesia and this time in West Sumatra," said Sasongko.

With the theme "Wins of Beauty in the Welfare Field", the series of events Sumal 201N HPN will be filled with parallel conventions and seminars on the development of mass media a day before the peak event. Including the mass gathering of the Indonesian Journalist Family Association (IKWI) and social work.

Likewise with the traditional party mat Dinner Bajamba at the same time granting Adinegoro award on February 8 and the peak of the 2018 HPN event on February 9, 2018. Both of these activities are scheduled to be attended by President Joko Widodo.

HPN is an annual event organized by the national press community consisting of Press Council, Indonesian Journalist Association (PWI), Newspaper Publishers Union (SPS), Private Television Association of Indonesia (ATVSI), Indonesian Local Television Association (ATVLI), National Private Radio Association Indonesia (PRSSNI), Persatuan Perusahaan Periklanan Indonesia (PPPI), Siber Indonesia Media Union (SMSI).

News Comment

Today's Industry

Archipelago Hotel Group’s

Rabu, 01 Desember 2021 - 13:10 WIB

Archipelago International Selects Sabre To Open Up Its Distribution Strategy and Support Aggressive Global Growth Plans    

Sabre Corporation(NASDAQ: SABR), a leading software and technology provider that powers the global travel industry, today announced a new, long-term strategic relationship with Archipelago International…

Synopsys Software Integrity Group (Images by BusinessNews Indonesia)

Rabu, 01 Desember 2021 - 12:49 WIB

Effective software security activities for managing supply chain risks

The most recent attacks (SolarWinds and Kaseya for supply chain, and Colonial Pipeline, NBA, and Kia Motors for ransomware) have been highly disruptive.

President Jokowi heads to East Java province, Tuesday (30/11). (Photo by: BPMI/Laily Rachev)

Selasa, 30 November 2021 - 22:45 WIB

President Jokowi to Inaugurate Dams during E. Java Working Visit

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo Tuesday (30/11) morning left for East Java province for a working visit.

PT Electrolux Indonesia MAKE IT LAST campaign and UltimateTaste range of kitchen products.

Selasa, 30 November 2021 - 22:10 WIB

Electrolux cooperates with Zero Waste Indonesia to launch Make It Last Campaign Sustainable Diet

Electrolux continues to promote sustainable eating through the MAKE IT LAST campaign. The company launched the UltimateTaste range of kitchen products to inspire consumers about better eating…

PT Multi Bintang Indonesia Tbk (MLBI)

Selasa, 30 November 2021 - 22:00 WIB

Multi Bintang Indonesia’s Public Exposé 2021: Strong Recovery on the Road to Pre-pandemic Levels

PT Multi Bintang Indonesia Tbk (MLBI), the producer of the iconic BINTANG and the world-renowned Heineken® beer, through its annual Public Exposé highlighted the importance of staying connected…