Central Java ready to host annual Borobudur Festival

via Jakarta Post, 31 July 2017

Central Java ready to host annual Borobudur Festival

…The event that ran from July 28 to 30 featured plenty of arts and cultural activities, seminar, human resource training, local products and culinary exhibitions.

“We hope that BIF can be held more frequently, make it into an annual or biannual event,” Esthy suggested.

Central Java governor Ganjar Pranowo welcome the suggestion of making BIF as an annual event. Ganjar said that the event positively contributes to the enhancement of Indonesian tourism, especially in Central Java.

Source: Central Java ready to host annual Borobudur Festival – News – The Jakarta Post

Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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