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AirAsia Indonesia Resumes Flights with Limited Routeson June 19, 2020 at 18:37

… same time monitoring the current situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the travel interest during the new normal period,” said Veranita on …… same time monitoring the current situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the travel interest during the new normal period,” said… Read More »AirAsia Indonesia Resumes Flights with Limited Routeson June 19, 2020 at 18:37

AirAsia Indonesia Resumes Flights with Limited Routeson June 19, 2020 at 18:37

… same time monitoring the current situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the travel interest during the new normal period,” said Veranita on …… same time monitoring the current situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic and the travel interest during the new normal period,” said… Read More »AirAsia Indonesia Resumes Flights with Limited Routeson June 19, 2020 at 18:37

PT KAI to reopen intercity routes under strict ‘new normal’ protocolson June 12, 2020 at 06:26

State-owned train operator PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) will restart … the health protocols that must be followed during intercity and local train travel: …State-owned train operator PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) will restart … the health protocols that must be followed during intercity and local… Read More »PT KAI to reopen intercity routes under strict ‘new normal’ protocolson June 12, 2020 at 06:26

PT KAI to reopen intercity routes under strict ‘new normal’ protocolson June 12, 2020 at 06:26

State-owned train operator PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) will restart … the health protocols that must be followed during intercity and local train travel: …State-owned train operator PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI) will restart … the health protocols that must be followed during intercity and local… Read More »PT KAI to reopen intercity routes under strict ‘new normal’ protocolson June 12, 2020 at 06:26

Indonesia offers big discounts to attract foreign tourists amid cancellations

The government will provide discounts of up to 30 percent for both foreign and local travelers in a bid to revive Indonesia’s tourism, as more tourists cancel their vacation plans to the country over fears of the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

Unveiled by President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo during a Cabinet meeting on Monday, the plan will be relayed to travel companies, airlines and other related industries.

“I met with the finance minister this morning and we will weigh the possibility of providing a discount or incentive of up to 30 percent of actual prices to foreign tourists,” he said.

No details of the incentives have been announced but related ministers said that discounts would be applied to tour package to certain destinations and service fees waived on airlines at local airports, among other measures.

Indonesia repositions itself as a vibrant brand – news from Saudi Arabia

Indonesia is keen on repositioning itself with showcasing as a vibrant brand among the Saudi people with a raft of initiatives, according to Eko Hartono, the new consul general of Indonesia in Jeddah. “We plan to hold several events and programs aimed to achieve this ambitious goal over the coming period,” he said, as stated by the Saudi Gazette.

Hartono said that his priority after assuming office revolves around this objective. Other priorities include improving the image of Indonesia and its people in the eyes of Saudis, boosting economic diplomacy with enhancing bilateral economic ties, especially in trade and tourism, and thirdly continue serving and protecting the rights of immigrant citizens. “All these three are interrelated as we see it is imperative to improve the image of the most populous Muslim nation as the biggest economic power in South East Asia to further improve our economic ties with the Kingdom. The world’s largest archipelago, with officially listed 17,508 islands, has several tourist destinations and historical places with rich and diverse heritage and culture,” he said.

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Citilink launches Bandung-Kuala Lumpur route

Citilink Indonesia offered the first flight on its new Bandung-Kuala Lumpur route on Saturday 8 February 2020

Positive news in tourism and Indonesian travel comes from Citilink. The Jakarta Post recently reported that Low-cost carrier Citilink Indonesia had launched a new route from West Java’s Bandung to Kuala Lumpur.
“Bandung has been one of the Malaysian tourists’ destinations in Indonesia,” Citilink director Juliandra said in a statement. “We hope the new route will attract even more Malaysian visitors to Indonesia.”
The airline also serves international routes to Kuala Lumpur from Jakarta, East Java’s Surabaya and Bali’s Denpasar.