• Indonesia's former minister for culture and tourism passes away

    5 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    I Gede Ardika, Indonesia's minister for culture and tourism from 2000 to 2004 passed away on February 20, 2021, just five days after celebrating his 76th birthday. He was suffering from leukemia.
    Sandiaga Uno, the country's present minister of tourism and creative economy, said that Ardika has contributed a lot to Indonesia's tourism industry development.
    “He laid a strong foundation for the national development of tourism, nature and culture. He was one of the pioneers in the development of rural tourism in Indonesia,” Sandiaga said.
    Sandiaga said that Ardika's Village Tourism concept was...
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