To restore tourism activities as before, many operators and tourism industry players have started and been preparing to redesign their business when the pandemic ends, including the tourist village activities.
According to TEIKOKU DATABANK (TDB), the coronavirus crisis forced companies from cruise ships and Japanese inns to private tutoring schools and tourism companies to go under with debts running up to approximately USD 11 million.
Tourism industry, including hotels and restaurants, is one of many sectors hit by this Covid-19 pandemic. NOW! Jakarta spoke to representative of Jakarta Hotels Association Sjefke Jansen about this.
Alistair Speirs shares his views on what the tourism industry players should do in regards of this Covid-19 crisis.
The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy has activated an integrated crisis centre as a lane of communication and education for people to suppress the impact of Covid-19 for tourism and creative economy industry.
There are plenty of opportunities available to policymakers to promote sustainable tourism which benefits both visitors and hosts. So, can tourism ever be sustainable? The answer is YES!
Explore Korea’s rich culture, stunning landscapes, impeccable culinary offering and the recent Muslim-friendly tourism features.
Accor has announced its commitment to join the UN Global Tourism Plastics Initiative and to remove all single-use plastic items in guest experience by the end of 2022.
Indonesia and Malaysia, the two main Muslim-majority countries in Southeast Asia, do maintain an overall amicable relationship, with components including economic, defense, education, tourism and others.
Representative of the Taipei Economic & Trade Office, John Chen, talks about Taiwan tourism and why you need to visit the country.
NOW! Jakarta appreciates the time and effort from the city’s government to draw up the masterplan for Jakarta’s tourism destinations and we are looking ahead to a brighter future for Jakarta and its 216 tourism destinations.
Hotel Borobudur recently received the Green Hotel award at Indonesia Sustainable Tourism Awards 2019.
Chris Bowden spoke to NOW! Jakarta about the Cathay Pacific’s mission and core values that contribute to the development of the world’s travel and tourism industry.
The four-day event of art/music conference and day festival carries a bigger mission of promoting homegrown art, music and tourism to international communities.
From Aceh to Papua, the Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy invites local and international tourists to experience the uniqueness of each provinces' cultural and historical sites and events.
Most Valued Business (MVB) Indonesia held a seminar on sustainable tourism at Raffles Jakarta on 19 September 2019.
The final tour of the 1st edition of the ODYSSEY Festival is set to entertain the audience in Bali from 10 to 13 October.
Efficient management, economic benefits, community sensitivity and environmental protection are important to create a sustainable tourism destinations.
NOW! Jakarta welcomed H.E. Kurt Kunz, Swiss Ambassador to Indonesia, and discussed Indonesia’s prospect as ‘a market for the future’, the new SwissCham and sustainable tourism development.
With Bali Beyond & Travel Fair (BBTF), Minister of Tourism of Republic of Indonesia, Arief yahya, hopes the world know more about this archipelago's potential.
H.E. Joseph R. Donovan Jr., US Ambassador to Indonesia speaks about Indonesian recent election, tourism, and overall relationship between Indonesia and the United States of America
Home to ancient villages, empty white-sand beaches, and extraordinary wildlife, the eastern islands of the Indonesian archipelago are now on the verge of becoming the next big tourism destination in the country.
Embassy of The Republic of Korea in Jakarta together with Korea Tourism Organization held an event about the Korea MICE Roadshow 2019.
Explore endless cultural and tourism destinations in the heart of Java. These two cities offer haven of arts, culinary, shopping, nature, and not to forget - Javanese royalty.
The Ministry of Tourism has runs multiple campaigns to promote domestic tourism, including the development of destinations in many of the country’s islands.
ASEAN Leaders welcomed China’s support for the ASEAN Smart Cities Network, market access, investment, and tourism flows.
With some repairs done to the resort in the Special Economic Zone, recovery efforts—with the support of the Ministry of Tourism— are ongoing.
This year’s objective was to enhance sustainability through biodiversity for food and nutrition, culture, education and tourism.
Over 300 sketch artists are expected to participate in the fun urban sketching experience and create a unique way to promote the city’s landmarks.
The Ministry of Tourism continues to work hard to get visitors to come to the country following the series of earthquakes that rocked Lombok island.
The Ministry of Tourism recently released a list of five authentic Indonesian foods as part of its aim to highlight culinary tourism.
Bridging the heart of Singapore with the lush scenery of Indonesia, Riau islands have seen growth in both business and tourism.
@america hosted a seminar “Geosharing #5: A Religious Geotourism Experience” which discussed the correlation between spiritual pilgrimage sites and geoscience.
The Head of the Office of Tourism and Culture, DKI Jakarta, Tinia Budiati talked to NOW! Jakarta about plans to improve tourism in Jakarta.
Our publisher Alistair Speirs share his thought on city brand "Enjoy Jakarta" as the slogan which represents its tourism value.
Four regions in the country are now among the best in the country for travellers looking for destinations that comply with their beliefs.
Strategically located in Sentul City, Bogor, Darmawan Park is an integrated tourism area with hotel facilities and senior living centre.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to Christiane Doris Wasfy, GM of Hotel Ciputra World Surabaya to talk about her passion in hospitality & her thoughts on tourism in Surabaya.
In a recent press conference in Jakarta, the Accor noted its achievements and strengthen its commitment to continue developing the tourism industry in 2020.
NOW! Jakarta’s annual PR & marketing gathering event was held on 26 April at Samsara restaurant, Jakarta.