Lingga as the center of the Riau-Lingga Malay Sultanate is endowed with historical sites and Lingga district has been earmarked as the center of tourism and administration. Another area in Senayang is allocated for fishery development area with Malaysia and Singapore as the main foreign destinations to market the fish, while Singkep Island will be developed as the center of industry and commerce.
Currently 5,000 Ha land in Kuala Raya, Singkep has been for an integrated industrial estate and 50Ha land in Lingga Regency has been cleared for agro industry development.
The heritage-rich regency offers investor’s opportunities to develop its historical sites that have potential to be the most sought after historical tourism destination along with its maritime tourism. Other investment opportunities available are in the fields of agriculture, fishery, and mining.
Source : Board of Investment and One Stop Services Riau Islands Province