Category Archives: International Cooperation

Bali Expects More Tourists From China

Bali A Top Destination For Asians Bali will likely welcome more Chinese tourists this year, thanks to a new direct flight by Hainan Airline starting mid-January. The upcoming Chinese New Year will also cause a rise in Chinese visitors until … Continue reading

Posted in Bali, Destinations, International Cooperation, Islands, Tourism Industry, Tours | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Orangutans Fighting For Survival

Palm Oil Plantations Destroying Indonesia’s Biodiversity Even in the first light of dawn in the Tripa swamp forest of Sumatra it is clear that something is terribly wrong. Where there should be lush foliage stretching away towards the horizon, there … Continue reading

Posted in Borneo, Ecotourism, Endangered Species, International Cooperation, Sumatra, Wildlife | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Tourists From Middle East Stay Longer In Indonesia

Muslim Tourists Discover Indonesia The amount of Muslim tourists, especially from the Middle East, may lag behind those from China or other major Asian countries but their numbers are growing year to year, and more importantly they stay for longer … Continue reading

Posted in Bali, Destinations, International Cooperation, Jakarta, Java, Tourism Industry | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Indonesia Overlooking Tourism From India

Indonesia Missing Hindu Tourists From India India is a potential market for Indonesian tourism, especially in Bali, yet the country has never been a main target for promotions, an observer said. Bali’s senior tourism observer Bagus Sudibya said on Wednesday … Continue reading

Posted in Bali, Destinations, International Cooperation, Islands, Tourism Industry, Tours | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Indonesia Tourism Surging

Tourism Growing Across Indonesia Indonesian tourism arrivals for the first nine months of 2013 are bolstering optimism that a target of 8.6 million foreign visitors for the entire year will be met. Indonesian foreign tourist arrivals in September totaled 770,878 … Continue reading

Posted in Bali, Borneo, Flores, International Cooperation, Islands, Tourism Industry, Tours | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Indonesia and Switzerland Promote Tourism

Indonesia Seeks Tourism From Europe The Indonesia’s Minister for Tourism and Creative Economy, Mari Elka Pangestu signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Swiss Minister for the Economy, Schneider-Amman, to further develop four of Indonesia’s main tourism destinations, in particular in … Continue reading

Posted in Destinations, Ecotourism, International Cooperation, Islands, Scuba Diving, Sulawesi, Tourism Industry, Tours | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment