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Five SOEs Sponsors Indonesian Open Golf Championship 2018

This tournament is an honorary golf golf event of Indonesia. Two top Asian players, namely Gaganjeet Bhullar and Thaworn Wiratchant will participate in the golf tournament that has been held since 1974.

“There is always a positive vibration to me when I come to Indonesia. I do not often play good times,
especially in this field, which is one of the best I’ve played in a long time, “said Bhullar, a 29-year-old golfer who was the Indonesia Open champion years later and in 2013.

The year 2017 is a special year for the implementation of Indonesia Open. Four
government banks pass through Himbara (Association of State Owned Banks), namely BRI, BNI, Mandiri, and

BTN, and Telkom Indonesia to sponsor for this tournament. Besides that,
PB PGI became a direct implementer, without involving event organizer.

“In recent years, the government passed State Owned Enterprise (BUMN) has participated
give support. This year you get support from the government through Himbara
namely BRI, BNI, Mandiri, BTN, and Telkom Indonesia. With their support, this tournament
getting bigger and more prestigious. I hope this tournament can support the development of golf in Indonesia and in Asia. This will be a good opportunity for Indonesian players both professional and amateur, “explained Chairman of PB PGI, Murdaya Po.

As host, Indonesia found a ration of 20 pro players and 8 amateur golfers. Total 140 golfers from so many countries will participate in this tournament. The sponsors andĀ agen poker online indonesia terpercaya are delighted to witness the enthusiasm of all foreign golfers to participate in this $ 300,000 tournament.

“The support of Bank BRI for the Indonesia Open 2017 event is a commitment format to help promote sports and tourism in Indonesia. Currently not a sports event just a match itself, but also wrapped responsibilities and nationalism, especially for Indonesia as the host. Hopefully, with success the implementation of Indonesia Open event 2017 will also increase the image of Indonesia in the eyes international, “explained Director of Institutional Relation Bank BRI Sis Apik Wijayanto.

BNI Consumer Business Director Anggoro Eko Cahyo revealed, BNI’s participation in supporting Indonesia Open 2017 is an effort to add awareness and reognition of BNI which is being transformed into Digital Financial Institution.

In the world of sports, BNI theme of Digisport activities are applied in the event of Indonesia Open 2017 online to echo the event through a digital network.

“As an element of Digisport, BNI strives to deliver the digital experience of each sport we support, such as live score in BNI experience software and hilite tournaments in social media and so many other digital experiences,” said Anggoro Eko Cahyo

“Through this international event, we want to be actively involved in the coaching of golf athletes domestic amateurs at the same time submit the experience of competing seara directly with golfer abroad. Our hope, all amateur golfers can hone skills to can achieve the best achievement here or in other golf arena, “said Maristella Tri Haryanti, Vice President of Bank Mandiri.

“The development of golf sport in Indonesia is quite encouraging where potential young seeds that will later represent Indonesia in each golf tournament. With the Indonesia Open tournament is desirable to motivate all the young seeds to the more achievers and achieve the best results. Therefore, Bank BTN strongly supports the 2017 Indonesia Open golf tournament, where this matter is a form of awareness of Bank BTN to the growth of the golf world of Indonesia, “explained Agus Susanto, Corsec BTN.

Josh Burack as CEO of Asian Tour admitted appreciation for this tournament. According to him, Indonesia Open is one of the national open that is familiar in Asia.

“On behalf of all our talented players, I would like to add our deepest appreciation to all sponsors for their commitment and support,” he said.

PB PGI and all sponsors invite the people of Indonesia to participate in watching this tournament directly.