Under the framework of Europe an Union Fiscal Support Program, a Project of Bursa Governorship was accepted to support thermal, historical and culture tourism potential of Bursa province.
The project was introduced in a pres conference held in Bursa with the participation of deputy governor of Bursa and provincial representative in the EU program Ahmet Hamdi Usta, president of Uludag fruit exporters union Dr. Salih Cali, Cuneyt Sener, member of Bursa chamber of industry and trade, Tamer Degirmenci, general secretary of Bebka, Bursa Eskisehir, Bilecik Development Agency, the supporting body for the project. Costing about 200 thousand TL the Project covers a time span of seven months.
Deputy Governor Usta said, “Origin Bursa project will support branding activities of local products and other assets of the province in both national and international markets. It aims to develop an awareness of about two thousand businesses, sellers and producers who produce value originating from Bursa.
In the framework of the project a gastronomy festival will also be held. In the festival, local produces and producers will compete and an international summit of chefs will be convened.”
By emphasizing on the importance of Bursa as a local brand source, deputy governor Usta said, “Another project, namely, educational platform for local producers, was also accepted by the agency in the innovation transfer category that has abudget of 400 thousand Euro for two years.”