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Bestari Barus, Jakarta City Council Member of Budgetary Board (Banggar), assessed that city tourism sector is lack of promotion.

“Event to promote our tourism should be added more,” he said, Tuesday (9/6).

Bestari also highlighted the lack of tourism promotion in Seribu Island. In fact, Seribu Island sea area is 11 time wider compared to Jakarta mainland area.

“Our sea tourism is left behind,” he added.

Meanwhile, Jakarta Head Dept. of Tourism and Culture, Catur Laswanto admitted has promoted the sea tourism in Seribu Island by involving several embassies in Jakarta.

“Road show has been also run to several countries to acknowledge Jakarta more,” he explained.

Reported by Jhon Syah Putra Kaban | Translated by Rizky Mawardi