443 reactive Covid-19 test results for in one village

The COVID-19 task force conducted mass testing of residents of a village in Bali.

Indonesia's latest official COVID-19 figures

The Health Ministry announced 347 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Thursday, bringing the total number of infections n

A review of how the nation is battling COVID-19
The COVID-19 situation is already bad in Indonesia, which now has the highest death toll in Southeast Asia just a few weeks after declaring itself “virus-free”. As of Wednesday, Indonesia had reported 686 cases with 55 deaths.  The crisis is likely going to get worse. Experts predict that more than 70,000 Indonesians will have been infected by the disease as of Ramadan and Idul Fitri, during which millions of the country’s Muslims typically travel to their hometowns.  That number, according to one scientist, is a “conservative” estimate.
Indonesia restricts visits from 8 countries

Restricted traffic of people in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic began to take effect as of March 20, 2020.

The Botanical Garden Closure

Following some tourist destinations which had already temporarily closed operations, Eka Karya Botanic Garden in Taba

Indonesia records highest death toll in Southeast Asia at 19

Indonesia's death toll from the novel coronavirus disease COVID-19 jumped to 19 on Wednesday, the highest in Southeas

Jetstar Asia is suspending all services

As a result of the introduction of new government restrictions across multiple jurisdictions in recent days, Jetstar

Indonesia's COVID-19 tally rises to 172

Health Ministry Disease Control and Prevention director general Achmad Yurianto said most of the new cases

The Number of Tourists in March

For March 1 - 15, the number of foreigners entering Bali reached 150 thousand. 

Jokowi: Only Central Govt Has Right to Initiate Lockdown

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has asked the central government and regional administrations to conduct in-depth stud

The Vice Governor About the Lockdown of Bali 

The Deputy Governor of Bali Tjok Oka Artha Ardana Sukawati stresses that until now there has been no decision

Three Gili officially close the ports from March 17 for 14 days

At a meeting of the heads of local administrations of the province of Nusa Tengar Barat, which was held on Sunday Mar

Tourist Arrivals During the First 12 Days of March 

Travel agents and guides in Bali claim to have received travel lots of cancellations from foreign residents.

Indonesia reports first COVID-19 death

With cryptic updates on the coronavirus situation and a refusal to reveal the nationality and location of the first f

Bali Airport Starts Thermal Checking on Domestic Flights

From March 10, I Gusti Ngurah Rai Airport will start checking the passengers and crew of domestic arrivals and transi

More than 12,000 flights canceled

State-owned airport operator PT Angkasa Pura I has reported that as many as 12,703 flights with about 1.67 million pa

AirAsia offers 6 millions promo seats amid COVID-19 outbreak

Low-cost carrier AirAsia is offering 6 million promo seats to domestic and international destinations as countries ar

A Special Lane for Tourists from 4 Countries

The Ministry of Transportation (Kemenhub) has requested a special surveillance of passengers entering Indonesia from

Tabanan Will Hold a Festival to Support Tourism

The spread of the Corona virus (COVID-19) had a major impact on the tourism sector in Tabanan Regency.

The Deputy Governor of Bali Conducts Disinfection in Sanur

Deputy Governor of Bali Tjokorda Oka Artha Ardhana Sukawati (Cok Ace) led the disinfectant spraying at the Port of Sa

Viking Sun is Expecting the Permit to Dock in Bali

The steps to anticipate the spread of the Coronavirus in Bali are taken seriously.

Indonesia bars people from hardest-hit regions in Iran, South Korea, Italy

Indonesia announced on Thursday new travel restrictions for people with a history of travel from coronavirus-hit regi

Despite no recorded cases, Bali tourism still catches cold

When Ketut Suarsa Dipa, 41, heard about an outbreak caused by a new strain of coronavirus in China in January, he was

Bali Opened the Data About the Suspected Coronavirus Patients

Deputy Governor of Bali Tjokorda Oka Artha Ardhana Sukawati (Cok Ace) answered questions from the public regarding th

Bali quarantines nine foreign tourists who sat next to NZ COVID-19 patient

Balinese health authorities have quarantined nine foreign tourists who were on Emirates flight EK450 from Dubai to Ba

Tanah Lot Cancels Increasing of Tickets Prices 

The impact of the Coronavirus spread on the decline in tourist visits was recognized as quite significant.

Bali Airport Facilities Were Disinfected

To anticipate the entry of the spread of the deadly virus to Bali, PT Angkasa Pura I Gusti Ngurah Rai International A

107 Foreigners were Refused to Enter Bali

Based on data from the Bali Department of Law and Human Rights, which has three immigration offices, by the end of Fe

Two People were Infected with Corona virus in Indonesia

President Joko Widodo announced that there were two people in Indonesia who were infected by the corona virus inside

Government Started Subsidizing Aircraft from March 1

Travelers in Indonesia can already enjoy incentives from the government regarding the impact of the coronavirus.

The contacts of the Japanese with COVID-19 were checked

The Bali Provincial Government confirmed a 68-year-old Japanese man who was positively infected by the coronavirus af

The Number of Tourists that Arrived to Bali Grew in January

I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport - Bali recorded as many as 540 thousand foreign tourists entering Bali via a

Indonesia Says Suspected Coronavirus Patient Dies of Swine Flu

A male patient in Central Java who died recently for allegedly having coronavirus was confirmed of having H1N1 virus

Garuda Indonesia Opens New International Routes

The airline Garuda Indonesia opened seven new international routes.

Hotels in Karangasem are Suggested to Make Discounts

The impact of the Coronavirus outbreak was greatly felt by tourism actors, especially in Karangasem Regency.

There is a Time for Bali to Live Without Tourism

A serious Bali newspaper posted an article with a very interesting approach towards tourism in Bali.

Badung Can Lose Rp 1.6 Trillion from Taxes 

The central government of Indonesia issued a policy to stop the collection of hotel and restaurant tax (PHR) for 6 mo

Don't Over-Wear a Mask

"There are too many healthy people that wear masks everywhere.

Airline Fares Cut to Boost Sales Amid COVID-19 Scare

The general public is expected to see a drastic drop in airline ticket prices in March as the government prepares inc

Health Officials Trace Contacts of Japanese COVID-19 Patient in Bali

Health authorities in Bali are gathering information on a Japanese citizen who visited Indonesia shortly before he te

600 Chinese Citizens Extend Permits in Bali Amid Virus Fears

More than 600 Chinese nationals have extended their stays in Bali amid fears of the coronavirus outbreak in China, se

Why are There no Reported Cases of Coronavirus in Indonesia?

Nearly a month after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency,

All hotels where 'Jin' stayed are free of coronavirus

The Bali Health Agency has declared "coronavirus-free" the three hotels where a Chinese tourist who reportedly tested

Tourism Office Asks for Discounted Airplane Tickets

Head of the Bali Provincial Tourism Office I Putu Astawa, requested a special discount plane tickets to Bali in order

The Prices for Local Fruits Rise

The increase is suspected to be caused by high demand ahead of the Galungan holiday and the impact of cancelling the

The Number of Ngurah Rai Airport Passengers Decreased

The movement of aircraft passengers via I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport, Bali, decreased in the two weeks be

Corona's Positive Chinese Tourist was Infected After a Holiday

Minister of Health Terawan Agus Putranto confirmed that a Chinese tourist who was infected by corona virus (Covid-19)

Bali is losing more than one trillion Rupiah per month

More than 40,000 hotel bookings in Bali have been cancelled and the island’s economy stands to lose almost $110 milli

89 Foreigners denied entry to Bali

The Head of the Bali Province Ministry of Law and Human Rights Office, Sutrisno explained that as many as 89 foreigne

Bali officials will trace the movements of the infected tourist

The Bali Health Agency says it will investigate and verify the information that a Chinese tourist who traveled from W

Bali Expects 82 Billion Loss As Corona Virus Hits Tourism

The outbreak of the 2019-nCoV virus or coronavirus in China directly hit the Bali tourism sector.

61 Chinese tourists in Bali depart for Wuhan

A flight chartered by the Chinese Consulate-General picked up 61 Chinese nationals from Bali’s Ngurah Rai Internation

Bali denies entry to 17 foreigners who had traveled to China

In an attempt to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus, Bali immigration officials have denied entry to 17 fore

Indonesia bars entry to visitors from China amid evacuation protest

Indonesia barred entry to visitors who have been in China for 14 days over concern about coronavirus on Sunday, Febru

The Fate of Chinese Tourists in Bali

The number of Chinese tourists who are still in Bali at the moment is estimated at 3,000-4,000 people.

With Chinese Gone From Bali Beaches, Indonesian Tourism Gets Hit

With Indonesia suspending visas to Chinese citizens in the wake of the outbreak of the deadly novel coronavirus, the