SUKABUMI REGENCY-Minister of Tourism (Menpar) Arief Yahya who attended the International Surf Exhibition Cimaja event welcomed the event. Moreover, Sukabumi regency commitment to continue to promote the region.
According to Arief Yahya, the concept of management of the development of natural tourist areas with the principles of conservation, education, and community empowerment through tourism, has become the attention of the world community.
"Moreover, the development of the tourism sector becomes one of the main priorities in the government of Joko Widodo-Jusuf Kalla," said Tourism Minister to reporters on the Cimaja beach, Sukabumi regency, West Java, Saturday (14/10/2017)
Tourism Minister also rates the International Surf Exhibition championship is very appropriate to be held at Cimaja Beach. Although the access is 5 hours from Jakarta, the waves on the beach are very challenging to conquer.
Furthermore, the former President Director of PT Telkom added that Cimaja beach is not only used as a place of race, also gave birth to many reliable surfers who can compete with athletes abroad.
"Cimaja has been subscribed as a place for surfing competitions, both nationally and internationally even able to give birth to local antites that incised achievements in the international world," he concluded. (MAT)