Sabang ready to welcome investors in tourism sector

Banda Aceh (ANTARA News) - The local government of Sabang city, Aceh province, said Sabang is ready to welcome investors who will build star-rated hotels to support the region`s tourism.

"We will do our best to make investment in Sabang run well. The local will be very happy Sabang has enough infrastructures to support its tourism," Sabang Deputy Mayor Islamuddin said here on Saturday.

He said that the local government would provide facilities and create comfortable business climate for investors who were ready to develop supporting tourism infrastructures.

A number of investors have in the past several months come to Sabang to explore the possibility of building star-rated hotels in Sabang Island which is located about 14 miles away from Banda Aceh City.

"A number of national investors have conducted a survey but none of them have yet to expressed commitment to start building star-rated hotels," the mayor said.