PEKANBARU: Riau Governor, HM Rusli Zainal was disappointed with the number of companies in Riau, which is still minimal contribution to the success of even the Islamic Solidarity Games (ISG) III. This was disclosed Rusli told reporters after prayers on Friday (22/3) in Pekanbaru.
According to him, the low participation of companies in Riau has been seen as celebration of National Sports Week (PON) XVIII ago. Of the hundreds of existing large companies said, only a small proportion berpartisasipasi care and participate in the event.
For example, PT Riau Andalan Pulp and Paper, PT Chevron Pacific Indonesia and PTPN V visible support, by building the venue. With the international event like this ISG, Rush asked companies in Riau, do not remain silent.
Gubri also admitted that he had sent letters to several companies that are considered not care about the past and ISG PON celebration today. For example, PT Indah Kiat, PT Wilmar and some plantation companies are still lacking in providing assistance.
"I can honestly say, the commercial sector, especially companies that there is still very small. Starting from PON yesterday, can still be counted any company who helped, at least there´s only Chevron, RAPP and PTPN V, whereas none at all it Indah Kiat (IKPP, red) and Wilmar. Both companies are already posing us a letter, "he said.
He explained to the implementation of the ISG itself, does Riau is not supported with funds such as PON XVIII ago, where for any organization, the committee supported the budget of Rp500 billion.
As for the fact ISG class event will be followed by 57 Islamic countries, Riau only supported with a budget in the Budget Rp45 billion and Rp200 billion from the state budget. The budget includes funding renovation committee preparing the venue and cost center.