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Bali Hotel Association (BHA) announced its support and participation in the biggest clean-up on the island of Bali to date. Held annually since 2017, Bali’s Biggest Clean Up is organized by Bali based network One Island One Voice/Satu Pulau Satu Suara.
The study analyzed countries around the globe on a series of natural wonders, including the number of volcanoes, coral reefs, tropical rainforests and glaciers to reveal the world’s most naturally beautiful countries.
With members in 128 countries, the World Tourism Network is expanding its global think tank and conversation on rebuilding travel.
Jakarta’s agglomeration, home to more than 30 million people, has long been plagued by various infrastructure problems and congestion. Frequent flooding and climate change fears also led some climate specialists to warn that the huge city could literally sink under water by 2050.
In December 1992, a severe 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Flores Island, resulting in a tsunami and around 2,500 deaths.
The World Tourism Network named HE Sandiago Uno the most social tourism minister in the world. This was on March 9, 2021. On November 21,2021, the same minister introduced the 4 AS principle - his magic formula to get 11 lost visitors back to his country.
The settlement Boeing accepts sole responsibility for 737 MAX crashes, wins agreement that avoids punitive damages. Flyers rights thinks this is not enough and said they can continue to fight.
There have been no reports of injuries following the earthquake, which struck shortly after midnight local time (5pm GMT).
To determine which capitals are the best to visit on holiday, travel experts have analyzed 69 developed capitals on a range of factors including the cost of hotels and transport, the average weather forecast, and the number of attractions and restaurants
At least three people have been killed and seven others injured as a result of the quake on Indonesia's 'Island of the Gods'.
Bali is ready for international tourism when authorities give the green light. Bali is also ready and this is demonstrated with a new app entitled Welcome Back to Bali. This app will give visitors authentic information on what is possible, and what should be avoided when traveling to the Islands of the God.
Indonesia's health minister Budi Gunadi Sadikin said that reopening to foreigners also hinged upon 70% of the target population receiving their first COVID-19 shot.
The virtual Global Tourism Forum (GTF) concluded today, September 16, 2021, in Jakarta, Indonesia. The event brought together sector leaders from around the world to exchange ideas on the current state of affairs in tourism and hospitality.
The Global Tourism Forum (GTF) opened the Leaders Summit Asia this morning in Jakarta and is hosting an important line-up of tourism leaders.
The overcrowded block, which was designed for holding 40 prisoners, accommodates 122 people, said a spokesperson for the prison department at Indonesia's Law and Human Rights Ministry.
"The National Agency of Drug and Food approved another coronavirus vaccine, Sputnik V, on Tuesday, August 24," the statement published today on the website of the country’s National Agency of Drug and Food Control reads.
How would one call if a prosecutor in a high profile criminal case against a giant company (Boeing) joins the law firm that defended her biggest case several month after the case. What about calling it the Boeing modus operandi, or perhaps US Justice denied?
Indonesia on Monday recorded 34,257 newly-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 1,338 deaths in the past 24 hours.
Indonesia is currently facing one of Asia’s worst coronavirus outbreaks, tallying more than 20,000 cases each day in recent weeks.
Go to a location where vaccinations are not so high, and you are likely to be looking at a place where the COVID-19 Delta Variant is rearing its ugly head and causing a surge in coronavirus cases once again.
The Governor of Kalimantan Timur, H.E. Dr. Ir. H. Isran Noor; M. Si., the Bupati (Local Premier) of Kabupaten Berau; Hj. Sri Juniarsih Mas; and their tourism department delegations were joined by H.E. Nico Barito, the Seychelles Special Envoy to ASEAN; and Alain St.Ange, the President of the African Tourism Board and Secretary General of FORSEAA (Forum of Small Medium Economic Africa Asean) to mark the formal opening of the Arasatu Villas and Sanctuary on the pristine Maratua Island.
The risk of COVID-19 transmission in different parts of the country were tagged by colors of red, orange, yellow and green, in which the red zone refers to an area with a high risk, and the green zone means being free of new cases.
Alain St.Ange, the Seychelles former Tourism, Civil Aviation, and Marine Minister who is in Indonesia on a working mission for the Forum of Small Medium Economics AFRICA ASEAN (FORSEAA), met with Indonesia tourism officials on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at Raffles Jakarta to discuss preparedness for the tourism industry post COVID-19.
ATB President Alain St.Ange from the Seychelles is leading the consolidation of cooperation between Africa and the ASEAN bloc through FORSEAA.
The Bali Tourism Industry is working on the reopening of international tourism. Observing the closure mandated by the Eid festival lockdown is opposed by the Bali Hotel Association.
Positioning an Indonesian Island group in Indonesia for tourism includes Africa. Indonesia loves the experience of private tourism consultant Alain St. Ange. St. Ange was the former minster of Tourism for Seychelles.
Hotels and beaches are empty, unemployment is the norm. People in Bali are suffering. Travel and Tourism is the lifeline for this Indonesian Island and a plan has been announced, and it's community wide, having the support needed to make it a go.
The two Boeing MAX 737 crashes not only killed hundreds of airline passengers in more than 35 countries but also destroyed the reputation of Boeing, the largest maker of planes in the world. In addition, a game of avoiding the truth was played not only by Boeing but by the FAA, the US Government agency assigned to investigate. Today Victims of Ethiopian Airlines met with U.S. DOT Secretary Pete Buttigieg. The message is: FAA needs new leadership and Boeing must be held accountable.
His Excellency Sandiago Saiahudin Uno, Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy for the Republic of Indonesia joined the World Tourism Network Group on Friday to talk about his views on tourism for Indonesia, outlook and initiatives. Friday was the one year anniversary of the Rebuilding travel discussion started by WTN on March 5 ,2020