2021 Esports President Cup can boost sports tourism: KSP

Jakarta The 2021 Esports President Cup (PPE) is a momentum to reopen tourism as it has the potential to encourage sports-based tourism, Presidential Staff (KSP) chief Moeldoko has said.

He made the statement during the 2021 PPE kick-off on Saturday as quoted by a press release from the Presidential Staff Office that ANTARA received here on Saturday.

“It is an incredible potential. Esports can bring up sports tourism, and this is great for Indonesian tourism,” Moeldoko remarked.

According to him, the development of sports-based tourism is currently the government’s special focus and it is working on many sports events.

It is an endeavor to restore the country’s tourism sector that has been affected by the pandemic, he added.

Moeldoko then invited various levels of society to realize and create an environment that supports the development of the esports industry.

Source: Antara News