The opening of the 2018 Malay Art Kenduri, Happens Exciting
The Malay Art 2018 Kenduri Festival has been officially opened on November 1, 2018 which will last until November 3, 2018. This annual event in Batam City has been held for 20 this year. Also present at the opening of the Malay Arts Kenduri 2018: Minister of Multicultural Ministry of Special Affairs Esthy Reko Astuti, Batam Mayor Muhammad Rudi and Riau Islands Tourism Office Boeralimar. Batam Milik Kita #BataMiliKita
Held 3 days, the total KSM was attended by 282 viewers from various countries. Apart from Indonesia, there are 6 countries joining this stage with a total of 52 viewers. There are Malaysia, Singapore, Brunei Darussalam, Thailand, Myanmar and India.
Lively with the appearance of Malay musicians and poetry reading performances, the opening of the Kenduri Malay Art was closed by the performance of singer Iyeth Bustami by singing the flagship song Laksmana Raja on Laut exploded on the market.
Esthy Reko Astuti, Minister of Multicultural Minister’s Special Staff, said, “the presence of Iyeth Bustami was another attraction of the event. Large-scale exploration was carried out by 2018 KSM. All aspects and elements were totally involved. This event will be visited by many tourists, especially Iyeth Bustami there “His name is famous as a singer with a distinctive Malay cengkok. In addition to his attractions, this KSM is also supported by other aspects,”
Head of Riau Islands Tourism Service. Boeralimar said that as the proud event of Batam City, Kenduri, Malay Art has been included in the Event Calendar Wonderful Indonesia this year to be able to amaze tourists. As a cross border area close to allied countries like Malaysia and Singapore. With the holding of the Kenduri Seni Melayu event, foreign tourists will be interested in visiting Batam.