Basuki Opens Jakarta Fair 2016

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Jakarta Governor, Basuki T Purnama inaugurated Jakarta Fair (PRJ) at JIExpo, Kemayoran, Central Jakarta.

The annual event is expected able to enliven the upcoming Jakarta's anniversary, which falls on June 22, 2016.

"Through city's anniversary, my expectation is our city can be more prosperous and success in future," he stated (6/10).

Basuki admits he is supporting the event. Through this event, the city could be more advanced, success and able to serve publiv optimally.

He explains, the city administration takes part in the event, which is by opening an exhibition stand about Jakarta Smart City. Hopefully, the major city programs could be known and familar among citizens.

"We want people use the technology information (IT)," he expressed.

Meanwhile, Home Minister Tjahjo Kumolo who also attends the inauguration hoped that the event could increase investment and trade volume in Indonesia, especially Indonesia. "The impact is it opens job opportunity," he said.

Such event that takes theme spirit of developing the country will be held on June 10-July 17 2016 and is targeted can absorb five millions visitors with transaction value worth Rp 5 trillion.

Reporter : Rudi Hermawan | Translated by : Nugroho Adibrata

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