Jakarta Provincial Government committed to enhance fishermen welfare. One of the ways is to arrange Muara Angke, North Jakarta.
We want it to support fishermen, small entrepreneurs in maritime and fishery sectors, including culinary
Jakarta Vice Governor, Sandiaga Uno explained, Muara Angke Nusantara Fishery Port (PPN)'s management and utilization should contains aspects to enhance fishermen welfare.
"I asked KPKP Dept. to concern about those aspects," he stated, after reviewing Muara Angke PPN Area Management regulation draft (Raperda) and academic texts, Central Jakarta, Monday (3/5).
He affirmed, Raperda should be made with purpose to enhance welfare and create job opportunities.
"Of course we want to arrange Muara Angke as soon as possible. We want it to support fishermen, small entrepreneurs in maritime and fishery sectors, including culinary," he added.
According to him, this area is very potential to become business center and favorite destination in Jakarta. But management and utilization needs to maintain coastal cultures.
"This becomes very interesting. I imagine it to become a mass visit in Jakarta," he expressed.