Day: November 19, 2022

Resumption of flights from China to benefit Indonesia’s tourism

Minister of Tourism and Creative Economy Sandiaga Uno responded positively to the expected resumption of flights from China to Indonesia in 2023 that would potentially boost tourist visits to Indonesia.   The minister confirmed that the authority had received requests from several Chinese airlines to resume flights to Indonesia.  

Shrimp exports to US touch US$1.106 bln: ministry

Indonesia exported 118 thousand tons of shrimp worth US$1.106 billion to the United States in the period from January to September 2022, the Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Ministry has informed.   “The target national shrimp export market includes the United States, Japan, China, ASEAN (nine countries), the European Union (27

Govt preparing Palembang as center of national sports tourism

Palembang city in South Sumatra is currently being prepared as a national sports-based tourism development center, Tourism and Creative Economy Minister Sandiaga Uno informed on Saturday.   One of the measures to achieve this has been the selection of Palembang as the host of the 2022 National Tourism Sports Week,

Govt shares strategy for mitigating floods, landslides in Nusantara

Public Works and Public Housing Minister Basuki Hadimuljono on Saturday outlined the government’s infrastructure development strategy for mitigating the risk of landslides and floods in Nusantara city, Nusantara.   “To preserve the environment, some measures are being taken, such as mitigating the risk of landslides, including maintaining a green space

Ministry, IFAC seek Papuan farm products exports to US

The Agriculture Ministry and the Indonesian Food and Agriculture Council (IFAC) will hold a roadshow to initiate Papuan agricultural food exports to the United States on November 28, 2022.   According to director of partnerships and fundraising at the IFAC, Yunus Saflembolo, the roadshow in the United States is meant