April 2018

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 [...]

September 2017

New Lombok Seaweed Processing Plant

  A farmer collects seaweed from the sea. Bandung-based cosmetics manufacturer Ocean Fresh has commenced the construction on a seaweed processing plant in Kuta, Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara Date: Fri, September 15, 2017 Source: The Jakarta Post Bandung-based cosmetics manufacturer Ocean Fresh has kicked off construction on a seaweed processing plant in West [...]

August 2017

New Lombok Solar Power From Equis

  Solar panels to be used in new Lombok Solar power project. Equis Energy has signed PPAs with Indonedia State Owned utility company (PT PLN) to develop 42 MW of solar capacity at multiple locations, including what will be the largest Photo Voltaic (PV) project in Indonesia. Date: August 16, 2017 Source: RenewablesNow.com [...]

April 2017

Motocross Circuit Boosts Lombok Tourism

  The Lombok International Airport Motocross and Grasstrack Circuit - aimed at increasing the number of Lombok visitors and ramping up its local tourism attractions. While Lombok already has cultural tourism, marine tourism and culinary tourism, the local government is hoping to develop the Lombok Sports Tourism sector as another facet of the island's [...]

More Lombok Tourists For New Airport

Tourists line up at new Lombok International Airport (BIL) as state-owned airport operator Angkasa Pura aims to book Rp 3.5 billion (US$262,500) in revenue in 2017 through expansion projects in a bid to attract more tourists. The airport operator has set aside Rp 205 billion between 2016 and 2017 to improve the airport’s infrastructure, [...]

Rp6 Trillion For Mandalika

A development agreement for integrated tourism projects in the special economic zone (KEK) of the Mandalika Resort development project in Lombok NTB was signed by Vinci Construction Grands Projects and ITDC in front of Indonesia President Joko Widodo and French President Francois Hollande. The development agreement is reported to include building several hotels and [...]

Mandalika Resort MotoGP Circuit

  An agreement between France's Vinci Construction Projects and the Indonesia Tourism Development Corporation (ITDC) to build a world-class MotoGP racing track at the new Mandalika Resort project in Kuta, Lombok NTB has been signed. Date: April 1, 2017 Source: bertia.baca.co.id Indonesia MotoGP lovers will soon watch the racers and classmates of Valentino [...]

February 2017

Kuta’s Mandalika Resort Opening in 2019

  Architectural rendering of a portion of the Mandalika Resort as seen from above A'an Bay. Image from Arch Case Architects website. Date: February 27, 2017 Source: CEI Asia Kuta's $3 billion mega project, the Mandalika Resort opening on Bali's sister island Lombok, is set to commence operation in 2019   At [...]

December 2016

New Lombok Cruise Ship Port

  Indonesia Ministry of Tourism, Taufan Rahmadi, said that the Gili Mas Port of Lombok, is targeted to operate in May 2019, will become the largest port area in Eastern Indonesia. This port will be built specifically for giant cruise ships that bring the foreign tourists from various parts of the world to enjoy [...]