PANDEGLANG, presidentpost.com – During the celebration of 144th anniversary of Pandeglang Regency, Pandeglang Regent Irna Narulita awarded PT Banten West Java (BWJ) as the managing company of the Special Economic Zone Tanjung Lesung. The award was received by BWJ President Director Poernomo Siswoprasetijo on Sunday (4/1).
The anniversary celebration was started with a raising flag ceremony, followed by various other state ceremonies, including the award night. The government of Pandeglang Regency providing awards for the entrepreneurs who have been instrumental in assisting the development in Pandeglang. The award received by BWJ is for Exemplary Taxpayer in the Hotel Sector.
The award is an appreciation of the Pandeglang Regency government to the Tanjung Lesung Beach Hotel and Resort managed by BWJ for its compliance in paying local taxes and its contribution to the development in Pandeglang Regency.
Chairman of the Indonesian Hotel and Restaurant Association (PHRI) Pandeglang Chapter, who is also the General Manager of Tanjung Lesung Hotel & Resort, Widiasmanto said, “Today we received an award from the Regent of Pandeglang on the category of Exemplary Taxpayer in the Hotel Sector.”
According to him, in addition to compliant taxpayer, the award also shows that Tanjung Lesung has been supporting the development in Pandeglang Regency.
“This is an appreciation of Pandeglang Local Government for Tanjung Lesung for its contribution in increasing the locally generated revenue (PAD) of Pandeglang Regency, in the form of Hotel and Restaurant Taxes,” said Widi, adding that he hoped this can be followed suit by other taxpayers.
In the same event, Pandeglang Regent Irna also launched a new route of Damri bus to Soekarno Hatta International Airport from Tanjung Lesung to support the tourism sector in Pandeglang Regency. (TPP)