Fahmizal, ST., M.Si - Head Of Tourism Department of Riau Province
Assalammualaikum Wr. Wb.
Riau Province nicknamed "Bumi Lancang Kuning" is located very strategically in allied countries, so the Riau government and its people that Riau Province will take a strategic role in the field of economy and culture. The agreement between the government and Riau Society is set forth in the Vision of Riau 2020, where Riau has a desire to be a centre of economic and Malay culture growth in the expanse of Southeast Asia in 2020. The dream is quite reasonable because Riau facing Malacca Strait, the one of the busiest straits in the world. In addition, the diversity of Malay cultural arts and customs that exist in the districts / cities as cultural epicenter, became the main asset to make Riau as the center of Malay culture in the expanse of Southeast Asia.
Tourism Department of Riau Province as one of the "burden-bearer" institutions of the accession of this noble vision has been and will continue to do all the related activities with all the cultural and tourism potentials contained "in the womb" of Riau to all levels of society in the expanse of Southeast Asia even to the world people in general. To publicize the potential of existing culture and tourism, Tourism Department of Riau Province publishes it through mass media, including websites that are currently accessible according to the fast moving era in the era of globalization.
We would like to thank all the people who participated in giving suggestion for the smooth and progressing of website pariwisata.riau.go.id. Hopefully what Riau Province aspires as the center of economic and Malay culture growth in the expanse of Southeast Asia through the Vision of Riau in 2020 will be realized, Amen.