April 2018

Top Halal Tourism Destination – Indonesia

  Gorgeous bright orange sunset photo taken from a romantic pier in an Indonesia waterfront location. The image showcases Indonesia as a destination for Halal Tourism. Date: April 22, 2018 Source: eTurboNews (eTN) Indonesia will reveal Lombok as one of its top four Halal Tourism Destinations - paired with travelers’ countries of origins, [...]

North Lombok International Yacht Marina

  Sail Komodo participants ride a small boat after getting off their yacht in Medana Bay Marina. Date:  April 21, 2018 Source: The Jakarta Post North Lombok International Yacht Marina at Medana Bay Marina in Medana Beach, North Lombok regency, has been declared a special tourist terminal for international yachts, in a move [...]

New International Mandalika Hotels Coming

  Portion of the area of the Mandalika Resort Mega Development project (now under construction in Kuta, Lombok Indonesia) slated for new international hotels. Date: 18 April 2018 Source:  netralnews.com Indonesia Minister of State-Owned Enterprises (SOE) Rini Soemarno has launched the groundbreaking of the Paramount Lombok Resort & Residence project in Mandalika Tourism [...]

Indonesia To Launch Halal Tourism Accelerated Development

A tourist takes a selfie in front of Fatahillah Museum in Jakarta's Old Town, a popular tourist spot in Jakarta, Indonesia Date: April 11, 2018 Source: SalaamGateway.com Indonesia's Team for Halal Tourism Accelerated Development, a taskforce under the ministry of tourism, will launch the Indonesia Muslim Travel Index (IMTI) in September to track and benchmark the [...]

Lombok a Muslim-Friendly Destination

  Tourists enjoy the view at Bukit Merese Hills in Lombok, Indonesia. Date: April 8, 2018 Source: ABS-CBN News A speedboat away from party beach Bali, Lombok in Indonesia has something to offer tourists of all backgrounds and beliefs especially those looking for a Muslim-friendly destination for a Halal Tourism vacation.   While it continues [...]

November 2017

West Nusa Tenggara Tourism Improved

  Gorgeous white sand beaches like this - some of the very best in Indonesia, combined with a pristine, unspoiled and relatively undeveloped natural environment are just a few of the reasons Lombok tourism improved. Date: November 18, 2017 Source: Jakarta Post Following the launch of Mandalika Special Economic Zone (KEK), the tourism [...]

October 2017

Lombok Family-Friendly Tourism Eyed

  An image of the pristine, underwater landscape of Lombok. Travelers may gain a pleasant diving experience in Lombok or Gili Islands areas in the West Nusa Tenggara. Date: October 21, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post Following the launch of Mandalika economic zone in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara, on Oct. 20, Indonesia's Tourism [...]

September 2017

Indonesias Efforts Boosting Tourism

  NHK's Newsroom Tokyo anchors Hideki Nakayama and Aki Shibuya hosting the news feature "Indonesias Efforts Boosting Tourism" which highlights the Indonesia Tourism Ministry's commitment to, actions and funding of the government's massive ongoing effort to increase tourism in Indonesia. Date: September 21, 2017 Source: NHK WORLD As Indonesias Efforts Boosting Tourism come [...]

August 2017

Ministry Promotes Halal Tourism in China

  Muslim tourist-friendly visitors spend time in a restaurant providing halal foods at Botani Square Shopping Mall in Bogor, West Java, on Oct.14. The Culture and Tourism Ministry awarded Botani Square as Indonesia's best Muslim tourist-friendly shopping mall for 2016. Date: August 26, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post Indonesia to hold Sales Mission [...]

Indonesia Tourism Destinations Take Off

  Still active Kawah Ijen Volcano on the island of Java, Indonesia is a popular tourist destination. The volcano is known for its spectacular blue flames caused by the volcano's burning sulfur, which is mined and sold by locals. Date: August 10, 2017 Source:  TTG Asia Charter flights now taking travelers beyond Bali.  [...]