Padang, (Antara Sumbar) - The brand of West Sumatra namely "Taste of Padang" does not final yet to be used because local provincial government has not decided to use it or not.
"The brand is a ministry affair decision. I am waiting for it because I have not been informed yet," Governor of West Sumatra, Irwan Prayitno stated in Padang, Friday.
He mentioned it related to West Sumatra tourism brand which invites polemic for some time because it is considered to do not representative all regions in the province.
Although it has become a representative agreement of 19 districts / municipalities in a plenary meeting on Friday (Nov 24) at one of the hotels in Padang, the phrase "Taste of Padang" was not final used.
It is mainly due to the rejection of some parties in West Sumatra including academics, practitioners, actors and public figures. (cha)
Editor: Vicha Faradika