Tag: Palembang

First Harper Hotel opens in Sumatra

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 4, 2019 14:11

Harper Palembang has opened its doors in January 2019 in Indonesia, becoming the first Harper hotel to open in Sumatra. Joining Aston Palembang Hotel & Conference Center and favehotel Palembang, Harper Palembang is gearing up to be the leading MICE ... Read More

China hotel chain expands into Indonesia

editor editor- January 28, 2019 21:04

OYO chain of hotels and homes is seeing exponential growth in Indonesia in less than three months of its operations in the country. Launched in October 2018 with a string ... Read More

The 26th SEA Games in Palembang and Jakarta

editor editor- October 11, 2011 06:07

With one month to go, Indonesia is getting ready to host this year’s mega sporting event, the 26th Southeast Asian Games - or SEA Games - which will be held ... Read More

Big events put Sumatra back on the tourism map

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 3, 2011 23:20

JAKARTA/PALEMBANG (eTN) - Despite its proximity to India, as well as neighboring the western part of Southeast Asia (Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore), Sumatra failed until now to fully capitalize on its Read More