JAKARTA, 10 January 2022: Swiss-Belhotel International Indonesia recently sealed a management agreement for Swiss-Belhotel Airport, Yogyakarta, with the owning company PT Adhiraka Graha Sejahtera. Scheduled to be opened later this year,  the four-star 167-room hotel...
DENPASAR, 15 January 2018: Bali’s Mount Agung erupted again last Thursday afternoon, but the island remains safe and the airport has been operating normally. The exclusion zone that covers a 6 km radius of Mount Agung remains in place, but...
JAKARTA, 13 December 2018: Indonesia’s top tourism and hospitality players were honoured at the 2018 Indonesia Travel and Tourism Awards, 10 December. Now in its 9th edition the annual awards recognised 74 organisations selected by an online voting that closed...

Lombok airport closed

DENPARSAR, 1 December 20127: A change of wind has forced the closure of Lombok airport, late Thursday, although Bali’s airport remains open and is being served by both  scheduled and charter flights sent in to evacuate thousands of stranded...
DENPASAR, Bali, 10 March 2020: Indonesia has added travellers from Italy, Iran, and South Korea to its list of foreign nationals who may be temporarily denied entry to the country. Bali Update newsletter published...
DENPARSAR, 3 October 2017: Bali’s travel industry is making an impassioned plea for tourists to visit the island saying safety measures are in place in the event Mount Agung blows. Rising from the plains on the eastern side of the island, ...

Lombok makes comeback

LOMBOK, 23 January 2019: Lombok’s tourism is mostly back to business and ready to welcome visitors once more following a devastating earthquake and landslides that caused extensive damage in 2018 Reporting on Lombok’s situation, Khiri Travel...
BALI, 12 January 2017: Low-cost airline Tigerair has suspended all flights between Australia and Bali, following a decision by the Indonesian Government to impose new administrative requirements. Australia’s ABC Newz broke the story, releasing details of the airline's statement that...
DENPASAR, 23 January 2019: Bali has decided to impose a USD10 levy on foreign tourists to help preserve its environment and culture. Jakarta Post quoted Governor Wayan Koster, who confirmed the decision has now been...
A powerful earthquake, reported at a magnitude of 7.2 in the Banda Sea close to Timor Leste and Indonesia was felt by residents as far south as Darwin in Australia. The earthquake was recorded at a...