Swiss-Belhotel International, a global hospitality management chain, launched Swiss-Belresort Tanjung Binga on Indonesia’s Belitung Island.
A soft opening took place on January 29, 2019 with a ceremony attended by The Minister of Tourism – Dr. Ir. Arief Yahya, M.Sc., The Vice Governor of Bangka Belitung – Drs. H. Abdul Fatah, M.Si and the Regent of Belitung – H. Sahani Saleh, S.Sos, The Vice Regent of Belitung – Isyak Meirobi, Board of Directors and Commissioner PT Tanjung Binga Sejahtera, Swiss-Belhotel International Executive Director – Matthew Faull and Senior Vice President of Operations and Development for Indonesia, Malaysia and Cambodia – Emmanuel Guillard. This occasion included speeches and performances before concluding with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony.
The Swiss-Belresort Tanjung Binga is a contemporary four-star resort located around 45 minutes from drive from HAS Hanandjoeddin International Airport, the main air gateway to Belitung which offers direct connections to and from Jakarta (1 hour), Pangkalpinang (35 minutes), on the neighboring island of Bangka and Singapore (1 hour and 30 minutes).