BALITOURISMTIMES.com, JAKARTA – After the Covid – 19 outbreak in Indonesia, since March 2020. It has had a very serious impact on all sectors of the economy in Indonesia. Without exception, the Tourism and Creative Economy sectors are one of the sectors directly affected by the large-scale social restrictions (PSBB) policy, as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. At the end of 2020, the Central Government, through President Joko Widodo, made several changes to prepare all policies in the framework of National Economic Recovery.
One of them, with the policy of inaugurating new Ministers in the Advanced Indonesia Cabinet, as stated in Presidential Decree Number 133 / P of 2020, concerning the Filling and Replacement of Several State Ministers of the Advanced Indonesian Cabinet for the Period 2019 – 2024. Also decided, Sandiaga Salahudin Uno to replace Wisnhutama, to serve as the new Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy (Menparekraf). President Jokowi’s decision is certainly a new hope for the tourism sector, especially Bali, in order to restore the economic activity in the Bali tourism sector after the Covid – 19 Pandemic.
After the inauguration of Sandiaga Salahudin Uno, as Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy on Wednesday, December 23, 2020. Sandaiaga Uno immediately issued his document, related to his 3 accurate moves, in order to accelerate the recovery of tourism and the creative economy during the Covid – 19 pandemic. As quoted from his personal social media account, @sandiuno revealed that he immediately held an inaugural meeting, with the Deputy Minister, Angela Tanoe Soedibijo, Secretary of the Ministry, Expert Staff and Deputy at the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy of the Republic of Indonesia, Thursday. (24/12/2020). In the meeting that was held, Sandiaga Uno also explained about 3 special points, which are his moves, to accelerate the recovery of tourism and the creative economy.
“First is innovation. There must be fundamental changes when we develop 5 super priority destinations. Innovation must be made in terms of infrastructure, culture, culinary, fashion, and everything related to tourism and the creative economy. Second, adaptation. We must be able to adapt to the Covid – 19 pandemic. One of them is by continuing to improve the implementation of CHSE, namely, Cleanliness, Health, Safety, and Environment. And the last is, Collaboration. We must hold all parties together. Millions of jobs affected in the tourism sector and the creative economy. ” Write the password in the social media account.
Of course, with the guidance from the new Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy, Sandiaga Uno. It can be immediately realized and can have a positive impact on the tourism sector, especially Bali. Given this, it is also a big hope for the people of Bali, whose economy almost entirely depends on the tourism sector. (aar/btt)