Foreign Tourist arrivals to Indonesia increased 10%

Foreign Tourist arrivals to Indonesia increased 10%

Foreign tourist arrivals to Indonesia between January through March 2014 reached 2.2 million, or a significant increase of 10.07% compared to Q1 of 2013. While March arrivals numbered 765,607, way above the monthly average of 740,000.

Police Arrest Foreign Tourist for Sequence of Accidents in Bali

Police Arrest Foreign Tourist for Sequence of Accidents in Bali

“He was caught for speed driving under the influence of alcohol and also hitting other drivers,” pointed out the Denpasar City Police Department’s Head of Public Relation, Adjunct Commissioner Ida Bagus Made Sarjana in Denpasar, on Tuesday.

Be wary of foreigners, say police

Be wary of foreigners, say police

The Bali Police have called on residents to remain alert and actively protect the island from various security threats, including foreigners in the province.

Number of Foreign Visitors to Bali Increase 19.89 Percent

Number of Foreign Visitors to Bali Increase 19.89 Percent

The number of foreign visitors to Bali totaled 279,257 in January, 2014 or an increase of 19.89 percent year-on-year. “The Ngurah Rai international airport recorded the largest number arrivals directly from their respective countries with only 572 passengers of tourist boats,” head of the Bali Central Bureau of Statistic (BPS) Panusunan Siregar said on Monday.

Indonesia sees increase in foreign tourists arrivals over 4 months

Indonesia sees increase in foreign tourists arrivals over 4 months

The Tourism and Creative Economy Ministry revealed on Monday that Indonesia welcomed 2,664,176 foreign arrivals from January to April this year, an increase of 5.31 percent from 2,529,826 in the same period last year, mainly due to incoming tourists from the Middle East.

Foreign tourists complain about traffic

Foreign tourists complain about traffic

More than half of Bali’s foreign visitors felt the island’s traffic congestion detracted from its status as an international tourist destination, according to the results of a survey and market analysis carried out by the provincial Tourism Agency last year.