Tag: Indonesia tourism

Perth – Lombok on Air Asia is great news for Indonesia Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 28, 2019 02:17

After the 2018 earthquake creating a big challenge to the Indonesian Travel and Tourism Industry on the Island of Lombok, low-cost airline AirAsia has announced it wants to fly directly ... Read More

Indonesia’s President Yudhoyono officiates at ITB 2013 opening with German Chancellor Angela Merkel

editor editor- March 5, 2013 00:46

President of Indonesia Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono left Jakarta on Sunday, March 3 for a week-long state visit to both Germany and Hungary. Read More

Indonesia aims to welcome 9 million tourists in 2013

editor editor- January 4, 2013 10:22

Despite difficult global economic conditions, Indonesia looks forward to welcoming between 8.5 million to 9 million tourists in 2013, Minister for Tourism and Creative Economy, Mari Elka Pangestu, ass Read More

Netizens praise and welcome the new look of indonesia.travel

editor editor- December 22, 2012 08:05

At the official launch of the new look for www.indonesia.travel on Thursday, 20.12.2012, netizens and communities expressed their praise of the new look of Indonesia’s official tourism website. Read More

Investments doubled in Indonesian tourism

editor editor- October 26, 2012 08:25

Until the end of September 2012, Foreign Investments (PMA) in the tourism sector in Indonesia has doubled compared to the same period last year, reaching US$7.29 billion or Rp. 6.9 ... Read More

Indonesia targets 9 million visitors in 2013 boosted by APEC Summit and Miss World Pageant in Bali

editor editor- October 23, 2012 08:44

Minister for Tourism and Creative Economy, Mari Elka Pangestu informed the press that for 2013 Indonesia is targeting 9 million international foreign visitor arrivals. Read More

Indonesia Tourism Investment Day at JW Marriott Hotel Jakarta

editor editor- October 19, 2012 10:30

On Monday, October 22, 2012, the Tourism Investment Day, or ITID, will be held in Jakarta at the prestigious JW Marriott Hotel. Read More

Indonesia tourist arrivals increase nearly 5 percent

editor editor- October 4, 2012 08:56

Tourist arrivals through Indonesia’s many entry ports recorded an increase of 4.99% in the first 8 months of 2012, totaling 5,211,704 foreign visitor arrivals compared to 4,964,167 during the same ... Read More

Indonesia’s official tourism website takes off with .travel domain

editor editor- October 2, 2012 05:58

Former high-profile Trade Minister, Dr. Mari Elka Pangestu, was chosen last year by President Soesilo Yudhoyono to lead the restructured Ministry for Tourism and Creative Economy. Read More

Tourist arrivals to Indonesia rises 5.4 percent in January-July 2012

editor editor- September 5, 2012 03:17

Total tourist arrivals to Indonesia in the first 7 months of 2012 reached 4.58 million, rising 5.4% over the 4.34 million visitors in the same period last year, said Sentot ... Read More

Semester I tourist arrivals to Indonesia up 7.75 percent

editor editor- August 4, 2012 02:45

The number of international visitors to Indonesia during Semester I of 2012 has shown a positive growth of 7.75 percent, which is higher than the global growth of 5 percent, ... Read More

Tourism Indonesia Mart and Expo to convene in Lampung

editor editor- August 3, 2012 06:19

JAKARTA, Indonesia - For the second consecutive year, Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo (TIME) will be held in Bandar Lampung, the capital of Lampung province on the southern tip of ... Read More

Indonesia develops 16 priority destinations

editor editor- July 25, 2012 03:18

Among Indonesia’s hundreds of attractions, the government has identified 16 priority destinations to be developed in the coming years, said Minister for Tourism and the Creative Economy, Mari Elka P Read More

President SBY: tourism remains significant economic contributor amidst global uncertainties

editor editor- July 3, 2012 06:42

Amidst present global uncertainties, the tourism sector continues to contribute significantly towards economic growth and jobs creation, said President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono – known as SBY for sh Read More

Indonesia’s tall ship “Dewaruci” joins USA Operation Sail 2012: promotes “Wonderful Indonesia”

editor editor- January 19, 2012 10:10

On Sunday, January 15, the majestic Navy Training tall ship, “Dewaruci” was sent off on a nine-month round the world circumnavigation from Read More

Visa survey: Indonesia faces bright tourism prospects

editor editor- December 30, 2011 12:43

The Global Tourism Intentions Survey undertaken by Visa for the sixth time disclosed that Indonesia’s tourism prospects in the coming two years are bright. Read More

Indonesia plans to attract 8 million tourists in 2012

editor editor- December 17, 2011 06:54

The Tourism and Creative Economy Ministry of Indonesia has set 3 tourism promotion strategies into motion in order to attract 8 million foreign tourists in 2012, an official said today. Read More

Marvel at Tangkuban Perahu’s volcanic crater

editor editor- August 30, 2011 06:20

Tangkuban perahu is an active volcano, situated 30 km north of the city of Read More

The Sabang International Regatta 2011

editor editor- August 23, 2011 07:18

The Ministry of Culture & Tourism of Indonesia is pleased to announce the inaugural Sabang International Regatta 2011 (SIR 2011), which will be held from September 15-25, 2011. Read More

Sail Wakatobi 2011: Preserving the oceans for future life

editor editor- August 8, 2011 02:21

Since May, the normally sleepy islands of Wakatobi at the southern-most tip of Southeast Sulawesi have been astir with activities collated in the Sail Wakatobi 2011 Event. Read More

Mount Bromo: witnessing the fascinating sunrise

editor editor- August 2, 2011 04:57

Located some 4 hours' drive from Surabaya, the capital of East Java, Mount Bromo, is a part of the Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park that covers a massive area of ... Read More

Sail Rally sees yachts traveling throughout Indonesian islands

editor editor- July 28, 2011 08:01

Eighty-three yachts from among the 109 yachts joining Sail Indonesia, will call on several destinations in East Nusatenggara, sailing around Timor, Flores, Sumba, and Komodo. Read More

Indonesia hoping visit by Richard Gere will boost tourism

editor editor- June 21, 2011 04:45

Popular Hollywood Actor, Richard Gere, will visit Borobudur, Indonesia’s imposing 9th century Buddhist monument in Central Java, from June 25-27 this month. Read More

Indonesia tourism arrivals up 13.24% in 2008

editor editor- February 17, 2009 06:56

Indonesian Culture and Tourism Minister Jero Wacik has announced that the total number of foreign tourists that came to Indonesia in 2008 reached 6.43 million. Read More

Keeping the lid on Bali’s security threats

editor editor- April 16, 2008 23:50

Tempo Interaktif reports that Bali's police precinct covering the capital of Denpasar are tightening security measures in the wake of the failure of the final judicial appeal by the Bali ... Read More

Environmental, economic and tourism woes ahead for Indonesia

editor editor- March 18, 2008 10:59

(eTN) - Indonesia is set to reject the “haze pack” proposed by Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member countries after almost eight years of deliberations which has cost the ... Read More

Indonesian gov’t asks Garuda to pack their bags for Amsterdam

editor editor- March 11, 2008 10:05

Bisnis Indonesia reports Indonesia's director general of Air Communications, Budhi Suyitno, has asked Garuda Indonesia to begin preparing the infrastructure for resumed air service between Bali and Amsterdam. Read More