The City Mayor of Padang Launched Vision Padang 2028 In Conjunction With Padang 340th Anniversary As A City In West Sumatera

Padang Trade Mission and Tourism Promotion Report

It was a historic day for Padang, West Sumatera, Republic Of Indonesia, when the City Mayor of Padang, His Excellency Dr H. Fauzi Bahar, M.Si. has launched his Vision 2028 to become a new developing countries in ASEAN regions. And  with his 5 Keys  Formula  launched  0n 4 th. August  2009 at Hotel Pengeran  Ball Room Hall attendedby more then 300 international  and domestic delegates witnessing the  launching ceremony hosted by the local government of Padang, from 3-7 August 2009.

The international  delegates comprised of investors from Dubai UAE, Qatar, India, Brunei and Malaysia was very happy and confident with what Padang has to offer has bring the confident to foreign Investment interest to invest in The City of Padang at West Sumatera Indonesia with the City Mayor 5 keys Factors has really attractive the delegates to invest in Padang City .therefore 127 International delegates has come to Padang City on 3rd. To 7th. August 2009 has coming to Padang City to witness Padang Vision 2028 in conjunction with Padang City Celebration of 340 year anniversary of Padang City, as special honourable guest by the Padang City Government on Trade Mission and Tourism Promotion Invitation lead by Dr H. Azmy Morsidi the Economic Advisor and Investment Consultant to The City Mayor  and The Government of Padang West Sumatera Indonesia.

On the Launching day of the Vision 2028, His Excellency The City Mayor Speech has offered his 5 keys Formula of reason “ Why Foreign Investors Should Invest in Padang City?.

  1. With liberal economics system, the government of Padang is offering the Transparency, Effectiveness and Tolerances, No Red Tape and No Bureaucracy.
  2. No Corporate Tax or No Income Tax, up to 65 year Tax  Holidays and extendable for additional 75 years.
  3. It also offers 20 strategies of development Master Plan for his  International Mixed Development to develop Mount of Padang I & II vision , that  offer a Freehold Land and for Properties Investment Up to 75 years land lease and extendable up to another 75 years with Resident Visa Package .
  4. The new destination to the world’s global FDI investors to choose. 100% tax free incentive offered  on any investment above 1 billion rupiah and accordingly to capital Investment  Invest by Investors offered to the investors
  5. Fair Judicial System, Tolerant of investment Law and regulation, Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Create, Friendly and welcoming Community.

This trade Mission visit was successful sign  5 agreements to develop  5-Star and 4 and 5 Star hotels , International Integrated  Mixed development , International 5 stars hotel Resident marina  and resorts has been signed. In addition to that, 4 letters of intent to built integrated ware house and Integrated halal hub centre at Free Duty and Free Trade zone  ( FTR)  area located at Teluk Bungus  International extension of Port project area has been signed as well.

On the trade mission visit delegate has visited the Padang Cement factory a 3 largest cement  a 100 year of cement Factory with the capacities of production up to 6.0 million  Metric Tones and with the new factory capacity completion by 2010 Up to 11.0 Million Metric Tones production of Cement per years production.

Delegates seen  there is a room for Importers or  exporters Padang Cement Product export and joint ventures in promoting of the cement Padang technology to new player  will be considered by the management of Padang cement near futures ventures.

Delegates is also visited the site for the Marina resort at Pasir Jambak Integrated Development 5 star Resort and International resident Location, which is Interest the Qatari Investor the Bravura Group present by his General Manager Mr Ahmad Abdel Razek and Mr Dev Harimaran . 127 Delegates  also visiting the Integrated Fisheries a Tuna Fish factory .

And  also on the last day visit the Padang Aviation management office at The Minangkabau International Airport on the 5 years Expansion Plan of the Minangkabau airport brief by Mr. H. Agus Kemal the General Manager of the airport management  Angkasa Pura II group.    The delegate has been brief by the GM on the  Integrated business spin off business opportunities offered eg:  International 5 stars Hotel and apartment, Free Duty and Free Zones, Shopping Mall, Restaurant, and Ground Handling Business Spin Of Business and etc….

To date, All delegates from Qatar , Dubai, Britain, Malaysia and Negara Brunei Darussalam  will be coming back to Padang after  Eid celebration to materializing their agreement and many investors from others part of the world will comes to Padang City for the 5 keys reason to invest in Padang City as their new Investment opportunities destination in this  Asian regions.

Overall of the mission has bring a confident  of  the peoples that will provide business and Employment  opportunities for local prospers and hope .

Padang City Mayor has his own 5 keys Formula as a solution to stimulate the economic growth during  current world economic crisis as his government strategies to becomes developing City in  next 30 years.

Mission reported by Media Teams of Dr. H. Azmy Morsidi  The Economic Advisor and Investment Consultant to The City Mayor of Padang Government West Sumatera Indonesia.

Shamsol Yazlie Yaacob




3 thoughts on “The City Mayor of Padang Launched Vision Padang 2028 In Conjunction With Padang 340th Anniversary As A City In West Sumatera”

  1. Well done my dear!
    You are a brave person who can makes a drastic changes. I’m proud of you.
    Keep move on. Trust your heart don’t be afraid to reach out something new.
    One thing you should know success is never permanent, failure is never final. So always do not stop effort until your victory makes a history.
    May you be blessed beyond your expectations.

  2. Salam. Dear sir, I’m just curious..with the recent tremor in Padang, what is your next plan of action? And what will happened to the 5 agreements which were signed earlier..

  3. Walaikumsalam Shifa,Alhamdulllah for what is hapening is all God willing but according to the geologist report and information that this huge quake will happen in every 200 to 250 year once.(small quake within 3.0 to 5.0 in every 50 to 60 with out any serious claim of life of properties damages for this quake.

    It has been proven by history of Padang City just celebreting his 340 years anniversary on 7th Auguct 2009,with 1.0 million population is still living only in the Padang City with hormony and peace.

    The quake also strikes in other countries like California,Florida in USA, Japan, China, Rusia, Italy in Europe,India,Sri Langka, Turkey,Thailand,Philiphine etc..

    As an investor there are more practical Interest in their investment value, that is profitable Investment and benefit for their investment interest come fist, that what Padang can offer for investor like them, e.g: Tax holidays Incentive and competitive offer and interest offer by Padang City of Government Investment Policies e.g: 65 year tax holidays(renewal at the same time upon expiry,no red tap and no bureaucracy and Transparency,Effective,tolerant Policies, fair Judicial system of Padang Goverment, Padnag province is the 1st province in Indonesia province that offer this Strategic Liberal Economic policies .

    As mean in 5 keys reason Why visit Padang in this blog and Padang Investment Guide Book for investors to invest in Padang City as the main factors of investment attraction and competitive policies in this asian regions.

    Padang is known for its rich natural resources and products that Padang City Government can offer as proven in the history Padang to the world traders and Businesses for more than 500 year ago in asia.

    Padang strong leadership and stable government is optimistic with his vissionary vision 2028. Will brought forwards for Padang City state Vision and his nation towards economic reform for better living standard and quality of life as other deverloping countries in the world as his leadership Dr. Fauzi Bahar Msi the City Mayor of Padang will be continued 100 year even after his leadership according to his speach in the Lounching of Padang City Vision 2028 0n 4th August 2009 at Hotel Pengeran Padang Indonesia.

    Padang now is much better than ever and in any situation it is working normally two weeks after the natural disaster 30th. Sept. 2009 (5.00pm) tragic, the quake has drasticly change Padang City as new world Investment Opportunities destination in this asian Region after Middle East 2015.

    So Shifa, If you are one of the Investors, what are you waiting for ? Just fill free and you are most welcome to visit Padang City for your business reaseach or ficiblity study or Investment interst or hane a vacation in Padang Indonesia.

    And not only the 5 invetors agreement,next 23rd.April 2010, 30 more Investment delegation from UAE, GCC,China,Japan,Korea will visit Padang City.

    Under his leadership of Dr. Fauzi Bahar and as the Padang City Government has offering the world Investors with PRACTICAL INVESTMENT POLICIES that investors needs,with warmly welcome you and Investors to International Mixed Deverlopment mater Plan of Padang City and Padang can facilitated your dream come true, are only in Padang City.

    Thank you for your comment.

    Dr.H. Azmy

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