The Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative Industries announces the first Aceh Virtual Culinary Festival
The 7th annual Aceh Culinary Festival is hosted on ‘Aceh Food Apps’ and enables people to enjoy culinary delights while complying with health and safety protocols.
BANDA ACEH, Indonesia, Aug. 27, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism and Creative Industries today unveiled its first Aceh Culinary Virtual Festival (ACF). The event will take place online through the Aceh Food Apps, from 27.-29. August 2021.
Indonesia’s Minister of Tourism and Creative Industries, Sandiaga Uno (right), virtually shared his opening speech.
Guests can attend and attend the event by downloading the app from the Google Play Store.
Over 100 food business operators and SMEs are expected to participate and promote their products. After registration, participants can choose from a variety of Acehs iconic dishes. For visitors who live in Banda Aceh and Aceh Besar Districts, they can also order different dishes from Acehs Culinary excellence and delivered directly to your home.
Aceh The destination for gourmets
Aceh has long been known for its varied selection of herbs and cuisines. From curry and marta tobacco to pandan roast chicken, the province offers something for everyone and represents Indonesia rich culinary variety.
“This year’s Aceh Culinary Festival offers a completely different experience than previous years as it takes place virtually through Aceh Food Apps and Aceh Food Channel on YouTube,” said Sandiaga Uno, Indonesia Minister for Tourism and Creative Industries, during the opening speech. “With this virtual event, we are committed to having a rest Boost the economy hit hard by the pandemic while empowering new entrepreneurs and job opportunities. “
From entrepreneurs in the food and beverage industry (F&B) and SMEs, the event aims at a transaction of over 1 billion IDR.
The ACF has developed into a major culinary event that has clearly gained momentum Acehs Tourism and culinary heritage for seven consecutive years.
After robust growth in digital transactions in Indonesia, the government plans to ensure the continued support and development of the event by helping SMEs digitize. This year the government decided to digitize the event itself.
The story goes on
The government has suggested the implementation of a digital platform and app for the virtual event Acehs SMEs are more confident about using technology to grow their business. Sandiaga added, “This is an innovative approach to making our adaptation, innovation and collaboration strategy successful, especially when addressing potential challenges amid the pandemic.”
In addition to the app, also ACF assumes new digital outreach channels such as podcasts, documentary videos and live streaming via Acehs Local government YouTube channel (Dispudbar Aceh).
Promote Aceh International tourism, cultural and culinary heritage, the local government has also launched a YouTube series called “Jejak Rasa Aceh”.
Check out all the podcasts and documentation for “ACF Goes Virtual 2021” on Disbudpar Aceh.
About the Indonesian Ministry of Tourism and Creative Industries
Driven by a vision to make Indonesia Indonesia’s Ministry of Tourism and Creative Industries is a world-class tourism destination and is introducing various breakthroughs to continuously expand the creative industry Indonesia.
“Kharisma Event Nusantara 2021” is one of the government’s efforts to promote the rise of the creative industries in Indonesia. This program is expected to help move the national economy in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and to provide event participants with guidance on how to implement the CHSE protocol (cleanliness, health, safety and environmental sustainability).
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