Aceh wins in three categories of the National Halal Tourism Competition 2016

Baiturrahman Mosque

Baiturrahman Mosque


The Aceh Government through the Department of Culture and Tourism (Disbudpar) Aceh expressed his appreciation and gratitude to the people of Aceh for their contribution in winning the Aceh National Halal Tourism Competition (KPHN) in 2016, which was announced Wednesday, September 21, 2016.

Head of Culture and Tourism Aceh, Reza Fahlevi giving appreciation for the achievements in the competition to the entire community and members of the Aceh Government to continue supporting the development of tourism in Aceh across sectors, in particular the support of the Central Government which has involved winning the Veranda of Mecca towards World Halal Travel Awards 2016 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

“The announcement of KPHN announced this afternoon. Alhamdulillah, Aceh win for the three category who managed to put 117 nominees from 15 categories, namely Destinations Culture Friendly Travelers Muslim Best, Airport Friendly Travelers Muslim Best (Sultan Iskandar Muda), and Attractions Best (Baiturrahman Grand Mosque in Banda Aceh), ” he said that was accompanied by Head of Marketing Disbudpar Aceh, Rahmadhani.

According to Reza, official announcement KPHN 2016 has been announced by the team KPHN 2016 in Jakarta. Later, we will conduct further coordination towards international halal competition.

“Currently we are still awaiting an official letter of the results of the competition committee halal tourism. We also expect the announcement of this, as a start toward international competition in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, “he added.

Meanwhile, Head of Marketing Disbudpar Aceh, Rahmadhani added, wins the national level should be a new impetus to all stakeholders of the tourism industry in Aceh to make corrections various aspects to support 3A (amenities, accessibility, and attractions) in order to make Aceh as a tourism destination featured kosher world.

“The success of this national level, is not the end of all the struggle of the people of Aceh, but beginning to rise, and prove Aceh can compete to world level,” he hoped. [AW | AZ]