Bali administrator we Made Pangku Pastika has promoted tourism in Bali to convening officials from 57 members of Islamic Development Bank (IDB).
Speaking to a 3rd IDB Member Countries Sovereign Investment Forum in Nusa Dua on Monday, Pastika told a story about Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud who spent his vacation in Bali with an entourage of 1,500 people on Mar 2 after a state revisit in Jakarta.
The aristocrat indeed stayed longer than designed as he extended his holiday by 3 days until Mar 12, from Mar 9 in his initial schedule.
“I consider a king’s holiday prolongation will assistance foster Bali as a protected tourism destination,” Pastika said, adding that a IDB assembly would also foster a range as a site for world-class meetings and conventions.
(Read also: King Salman loves Bali, extends vacation)
Tourism Minister Arief Yahya earlier pronounced that King Salman’s footsteps in Bali’s tourism spots will also be available and branded “The King Salman Road” to captivate visitors, generally from a Middle East.
Pastika serve invited IDB members to deposit in Bali, quite in a growth of infrastructure, such as airports and general sports facilities.
According to information from Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute, as of final June, there are 79 emperor resources supports worldwide with sum resources of US$7.37 trillion. Out of a figure, 32 emperor resources supports go to IDB members with altogether resources of $3.32 trillion. (lnd)