JBN.CO.ID ■ Bali Chinatown, which is located north of the Ngurah Rai Airport gate, precisely on Jl. Dewi Sartika No. The 1BB was inaugurated with great joy on Friday 28 June 2019 then by the Regent of Badung represented by Deputy Regent Ketut Suiasa, accompanied by the Customary Chief of Tuban along with the owners and company of Chinatown, namely Jhonatan Hedar, Mr. Benson Tam, Mr. Linden Li who are members of the Alipai Bali China consortium, and witnessed invitations from the Badung administration, foreign guests from China, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Thailand, Cambodia and Vanuatu.
Alipai group is a consortium group consisting of a combination of several companies in Bali that join tourism companies in China. With the aim of promoting Balinese culture and tourism in the Chinese market by providing tangible social contributions to advance tourism in Bali, Hedar said when interviewed by the media.
Today we live in the digital age, news spreads very quickly. Today's opening of Chinatown has spread to Chinese social media. Every night, around 500 million potential tourists have seen new attractions for them, a welcome new place in Bali, continued Mr. Benson Tam, who is the main investor of the digital giant ALIBABA and Fidelity International Company China, took part in this Chinatown.
Chinatown Bali, is present as a center for cultural exchange, one place to promote the business of MSME Bali and Nusantara, a convenient place for Chinese tourists to meet while exchanging ideas with business people in Bali, all of which are exposed to online media, social media and electronic media in China, so that tourism promotion in Bali and Indonesia can be improved especially tourists from China, said Hedar
■ Made Asnawa