For the First Time Indonesia Participates in Prestigious Janadriyah Cultural Festival in Saudi Arabia


RIYADH, –  February 15, 2018 has become an historic day for Indonesia, given it was the first time in 32 years that Indonesia was invited to participate in the most prestigious cultural festival in Saudi Arabia called Janadriyah Festival (mahrajan al-Janadriyah).

Indonesia was selected by King Salman himself who then ordered the Foreign Affairs Ministry of Saudi Arabia to involve Indonesia in the annual event this year. Janadriyah Festival is the largest national cultural event held in Janadriyah (42 km from Riyadh), covering 2 million m² of land area and attracting 4-5 million visitors from various countries. (KEMLU/TPP)