Council Asks Attention for TIM Artists

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Jakarta City Council asks artists at Taman Ismail Marzuki (TIM) to get special attention.

“Development should also target the artists mental and spiritual,” said Syahrial, Jakarta City Council Budgetary Board (Banggar) Member, Tuesday (9/6).

According to him, cultural and art artists should get support. Artists at Perkampungan Betawi Setu Babakan must also get attention.

“We need to see their needs,” he added.

Responding about this, Jakarta Head Dept. of Tourism and Culture, Catur Laswanto, stated TIM arrangement has been handled by a management unit.

His side is ready to respond the artists problem. “Communication with the artists must be maintained well,” he stated.

Reported by Jhon Syah Putra Kaban | Translated by Rizky Mawardi

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