Garuda Indonesia Garuda Indonesia held a Travel Fair (GATF) in 2014 with PT Bank Negara Indonesia (Persero) Tbk as a partner. This joint event will be held on 12-15 September.
Marketing and Sales Director of Garuda Indonesia, Erik Meijer said that Garuda Indonesia will be introducing several new destinations, particularly in eastern Indonesia, the GATF this time. "Through the travel fair, Garuda Indonesia will introduce a new destination with the potential of natural beauty, such as Labuan Bajo, Ende, Bima in NTT, smells, Kolaka in Southeast Sulawesi, Jember, Banyuwangi, Sibolga and in Papua," Erik said in a press conference GATF in Merak Room, JCC, Jakarta, September 5, 2014 (Read: Garuda Travel Fair Aims Transactions USD 40 Billion)
In this GATF held twice, namely in April and September 2014 "Our target as many as 80 thousand visitors with total sales of 120 billion. GATF In April, the number of visitors reached 44,724 thousand with total sales of 70.8 billion, "said Erik.
GATF this September followed by a business partner of 44 travel agencies, 14 hotel industry, four national organizations of tourism, travel and other equipment 14. In this event some local governments (LGs) are also involved, such as Raja Ampat, Banyuwangi, Toraja, and Central Tapanuli.