BANDUNG-West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan (Aher) received a direct visit from the Governor of West Nusa Tenggara (NTB) Dr. TGB Muhammad Zainul Majdi at Gedung Sate Bandung, Monday (05/06/2017) afternoon. Revealed at this meeting the two regions want to intensify cooperation, especially in the field of economy, tourism and government.
Governor Ahmad Heryawan appreciated the achievements of West Nusa Tenggara successfully occupying the first position of the province with the highest economic growth in Indonesia. According to Aher, one of the economic booster of NTB is the uniqueness of syaria tourism aka 'moeslems friendly tourism'. Adapting, Aher said that currently West Java was building a large mosque, and reproduce the construction of mosques in various regions.
"Incredible NTB economic growth is higher than West Java, West Java in 2016 the highest economic growth of the provinces of Java, but in fact Alhamdulillah NTB is higher than the average economic growth in Java," said Aher.
"There is a very interesting and unique development that is also the tourism of sharia, moeslems friendly tourism. It can be seen, if enter the city area there is a big mosque before we meet tourism. Insha Allah we (West Java) also are building a large mosque, in various places also We build a mosque, "he continued.
Governor of West Nusa Tenggara (NTB). TGB Muhammad Zainul Majdi assess West Java as a conducive province despite the highest population in Indonesia. When met at the Gedung Sate Bandung on Monday (05/06/2017), M. Zainul expressed his admiration for West Java Governor Ahmad Heryawan's leadership, and said that he wanted to learn how to manage governance.
"We in NTB also want to learn continuously from West Java to manage the province conducive, safe and comfortable for all," said the Governor of NTB who is familiarly called Tuan Guru Bajang.
"West Java is a province whose population is almost 10 times higher than NTB, and if the population can be analogous to the complexity of the problem, it could be 10x more complex sides of the problem, but successfully managed by him (Aher)," he flattered.
In addition, M. Zainul also wanted to imitate how the development of creative industries applied in West Java. According to him as a supporter of the tourism sector, the creative industry plays an important role, and West Java as the center of creativity of Indonesia other than Yogyakarta, suitable to be a role model.
"One of the things that must continue to support (the tourism sector) is the creative industry, and that requires the creativity of our youth and our Cooperative and SME." From West Java, we learn a lot, "said the governor who led NTB during the two periods.
Mentioned related to cooperation, with a compact both confirmed that between the two provinces have established various cooperation since long time.
"We are incorporated in the MPU is also a long time," said M. Zainul.
"One of the meat suppliers, especially for the Eid season is also from NTB .. Do not be surprised if here many cow NTB live in West Java," said Aher