BALI, 29 November 2019: Discover a lesser-known side of Kuta, beyond its beautiful beaches and mesmerising sunsets. Wander through winding lanes, learn about traditional dance and puppetry, and fill your tummy with the best eats on the...

AirAsia names new boss

JAKARTA, 11 November 2019; AirAsia has named Veranita Yosephine Sinaga as CEO of AirAsia Indonesia, a subsidiary of PT AirAsia Indonesia Tbk (AAID). Talking over from Dendy Kurniawan, the appointment is effective immediately. As a member of AirAsia’s senior...
DENPASAR, Bali, 5 November 2019:  Travel experts say the rising trend of smartphones and Super Apps along with the upcoming Millennials and Gen Z traveller markets are driving growth in the travel industry in the Asia Pacific....
DENPASAR, Bali, 1 November 2019: Following the acquisitions of GTA and Tourico Holidays in 2017, Hotelbeds says it has successfully integrated three platforms into one to become the biggest B2B player in the bed bank business.
DENPASAR, 30 October 2019: More Thais are booking Bali holidays with Hotelbeds reporting they are now among the top five nationalities heading for Indonesia’s most popular island destination. Hotelbeds reported on travel booking trends to the...
BALI, 24 October 2019: Australians dominate Bali's booking trends, but China, the US,  UK and Thailand are also leading the top five source markets, according to Hotelbeds, a leading global bed bank. It announced...
DENPASAR, Bali, 4 October 2019: Bali Hotels Association disputes recent media reports that claimed the island suffered massive cancellations blamed on a proposed ‘adultery bill'. The trade association claimed it had conducted a survey of...
SINGAPORE, 1 October 2019:  A United Nations body on Monday warned that the smog caused by the forest and peatland fires in Indonesia has put at risk the health of 10 million children. A...
JAKARTA, 20 September 2019: As forest fires spread across Kalimantan and Riau in Indonesia, travellers are cancelling trips fearing unhealthy air pollution levels according to the country’s Tourism Ministry's crisis centre. Tourism officials are recommending travellers who have...

Forests burn in Indonesia

JAKARTA, 10 September 2019: More than 2,510  forest-fire hotspots have been identified by satellites across the ASEAN region 4 to 7 September according to an Antara report on Monday. Hotspots across Southeast Asia over...