Tuesday, 20 April 2021 | 17:55 WIB

DPD Speaker: Gebu Minang Raises People’s Economy

Oesman Sapta, who is also chairman of Gebu Minang DPP, during a great social gathering of Minang family association of West Java.

BANDUNG, NETRALNEWS.COM - Speaker of the Regional Representative Council (DPD) Oesman Sapta said mushrooming small entrepreneurs are going to improve the people's economy that will ultimately make Indonesia prosperous.

Oesman Sapta, who is also Chairman of the Gebu Minang Central Executive Board (DPP), said this when giving a speech in the event of a great social gathering of Minang family association of West Java at Grand Asrilia hotel, Bandung, Saturday (10/07/2017).

"Almost every month we go around raising the economy through Minang people throughout Indonesia," said Oesman Sapta.

He also advised that Minangkabau People can take advantage of opportunities in small, medium and large economic development. He hoped the Minangkabau people in the overseas can work together and maintain dignity.

"Maintain for the life that the Minang people never have problems in the areas wherein they are wandering," said Oesman Sapta in his statement Netralnews.com received in Jakarta, Sunday (10/08).

After the event Oesman Sapta visited Minang culinary festival which was brought directly from West Sumatra. Oesman Sapta said rendang is his favorite food because it has been internationally recognized as the best food.

Gebu Minang or Minangkabau Economic and Culture Movement is Minangkabau community organization that aims to raise and foster the potential of Minang people who are wandering, in the field of economy and culture.