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Minister: Tourism sector is Indonesia's safety belt against global crisis

Indonesia's tourism apparently not vulnerable to impacts of global crisis Minister: Tourism sector is Indonesia's safety belt against global crisis

JAKARTA, Indonesia - An Indonesian minister said that tourism industry is important for Indonesia to cope with negative impacts of the ongoing global crisis, local media reported here on ...

Regular charter flights carry Russian tourists to Lombok direct

Opening of new Lombok International Airport boosts tourism Regular charter flights carry Russian tourists to Lombok direct

The opening of the new Lombok International Airport has started to boost the tourism industry of

Indonesia has 40.8 million Facebook users

World’s top second only after the USA Indonesia has 40.8 million Facebook users

Indonesia has 40.8 million Facebook accounts, second only to the USA with 155.98 million users, said Minister for Tourism and Creative Economy, Mari Elka Pangestu, last Saturday, November 26.

Two giant Rafflesia flowers reach full bloom in Bengkulu

Exotic and rare corpse flower Two giant Rafflesia flowers reach full bloom in Bengkulu

Two of the rare and endemic flowers of Indonesia, the Rafflesia arnoldii, have reached full bloom at the Taba Penanjung Nature Sanctuary in Central Bengkulu District, Bengkulu province.

26th SEA Games: 23 new records and a grand Closing Ceremony

Indonesia wins overall Medal Tally 26th SEA Games: 23 new records and a grand Closing Ceremony

After 12 days of fierce competitions, the mega sporting fiesta of the South East Asian countries, the 26th SEA Games, came to a dramatic close on Tuesday evening, November 22, 2011 at the Gelora ...

Mickey Mouse and friends sang and danced to raving crowds in Jakarta

Next stop: Surabaya Mickey Mouse and friends sang and danced to raving crowds in Jakarta

On the weekend from November 17-20, the Gandaria City Exhibition Hall was filled with kids and families as Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, and a host of Disney characters appeared “live” in ...

ASEAN leaders sign Bali Concord III

Road map to a more connected and cohesive Southeast Asia ASEAN leaders sign Bali Concord III

On Thursday, November 17, leaders of the 10 Association of Southeast Nations signed the Bali Concord III accord, the road map outlining strategies to strengthen the ASEAN community’s three ...

Aerowisata Hotels and Resorts certified Eco Hotels

Reducing negative impacts and preserving the environment Aerowisata Hotels and Resorts certified Eco Hotels

Aerowisata Hotels & Resorts, a chain hotel group spread in a number of locations across Indonesia including

Bulukumba shipyard launches another impressive Phinisi Schooner

Launch of the largest Phinisi schooner Bulukumba shipyard launches another impressive Phinisi Schooner

Tuesday evening, November 8, a special ceremony marking the launch of the largest

The booming skies of Indonesia

Bali Aviation The booming skies of Indonesia

By Balidiscovery.com

Indonesian airlines are in a period of accelerated growth, despite the looming debt crisis that threatens aviation in Europe and the United States.

Komodo-Flores, Indonesia’s latest exciting destination

Successful fam trip by European tour operators Komodo-Flores, Indonesia’s latest exciting destination

“We don’t want our clients to fly over ten hours from Europe just for a two-day visit to

The World Nature and Culture Heritage 2011 Exhibition to take place at Nusa Dua in Bali

Indonesia cultural event The World Nature and Culture Heritage 2011 Exhibition to take place at Nusa Dua in Bali

The World Nature and Culture Heritage (WNCH) 2011 Exhibition , a world-class cultural event participated by over 140 countries, is scheduled to take place at the

Lombok earmarked for accelerated tourism development

Travel and tourism in high gear Lombok earmarked for accelerated tourism development

Immediately after installing new Ministers and Deputy Ministers in the reshuffled cabinet on Wednesday, October 19, Indonesia President Soesilo Bambang Yudhoyono flew to Lombok to officially open ...

TIME 2011 puts Lampung on the tourism map

Indonesia hosts 17th TIME TIME 2011 puts Lampung on the tourism map

With hosting the 17th TIME (or Tourism Indonesia Mart & Expo) 2011 at

Lampung province misses its entry on the world stage

LAMPUNG, HOST CITY FOR TIME 2011 Lampung province misses its entry on the world stage

By Luc Citrinot, eTN

BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia (eTN) - Barely known by foreign travelers, Bandar Lampung could be an easy alternative destination for both domestic and international travelers.

The Jogja Java Carnival 2011

Vibrant Anniversary Celebrations The Jogja Java Carnival 2011

To commemorate its anniversary, which falls on October 7,

What’s going wrong with TIME Pasar Wisata?

INDONESIA TIME TRAVEL SHOW 2011 What’s going wrong with TIME Pasar Wisata?

By Luc Citrinot, eTN

BANDAR LAMPUNG, Indonesia (eTN) - The city of Bandar Lampung at the southern tip of Sumatra is the current host for Indonesia’s only B2B trade show, TIME Pasar Wisata.

Bali earthquake update

6.0 Quake Bali earthquake update

Following an earthquake that was felt in Bali at 10:55 local time today, and which was followed by an aftershock in the afternoon, Bali Hotels Association (BHA) would like to issue the following ...

Elton John, Rod Stewart, Phantom of the Opera and Cirque du Soleil to perform in Indonesia

International stars place Indonesia on their world tour itineraries Elton John, Rod Stewart, Phantom of the Opera and Cirque du Soleil to perform in Indonesia

More International stars of the music world will make their appearance in Indonesia next year, promising even more exuberant performances in 2012, thereby confirming this year, 2011, as the music ...

The 26th SEA Games in Palembang and Jakarta

Indonesia's mega sporting event The 26th SEA Games in Palembang and Jakarta

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 in two host cities:

Bandung International Folklore Festival 2011

Presenting folklore in its fullest form Bandung International Folklore Festival 2011

This October, the cool city of Bandung in West Java, will once again become the venue of an international event as the Bandung International Folklore Festival (BIFF) 2011 gets underway.

Westlife and Gravity thrill Jakarta

Famous Irish Boy Band in Concert Westlife and Gravity thrill Jakarta

Seven years since their last performance in Indonesia, the famous Irish boy band, Westlife, finally made their comeback in Jakarta on the evening of October 5, quenching the longing of their ...

Bali-ness at Pita Maha Resort and Spa in Ubud Bali

Pure Balinese Culture Bali-ness at Pita Maha Resort and Spa in Ubud Bali

The name alone evokes images of a paradise island in a tropical setting – white-sand, palm-fringed beaches, green rice fields, deep river valleys, hot springs, cascading waterfalls, awesome ...

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