All posts tagged "Jakarta"

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    Indonesia at ATF 2019 in Vietnam

    Indonesia is targeting 20 million tourist arrivals for 2019. Part of the strategy to achieve this target...

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    Indonesia Wants 20m Visitors – ATF 2015

    Indonesia is rolling out the red carpet to woo international visitors, and as part of a new tourism plan a target of 20 million visitors by 2019 has been set.   Last year there were 7.8 million arrivals up to the end of October, an 8.7% increase year-on-year. Meanwhile, business to Bali...

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    Garuda Indonesia Postpones London to Jakarta Service

    Garuda Indonesia Airlines has decided to postpone the operation of flights from London Gatwick to Jakarta. Initially planned to begin next November, the airline has postponed the commencement of the flight to May 2014. Garuda has blamed the delay on runway standards at Jakarta Soekamo-Hatta airport. Meanwhile there are suggestions that British...

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    Garuda Indonesia to Fly Non-Stop from London Gatwick to Jakarta

    The Indonesian airline Garuda Indonesia has just announced a new six days a week non-stop service from London Gatwick to Jakarta, one of South East Asia’s largest hub airports. The flight will be operated by a B-777-300ER capable of carrying more than 300 passengers. The service will commence this autumn and will provide...

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    PATA Travel Advice on Jakarta Flooding

    PATA is advising travellers to defer travelling to Jakarta for now, as the situation remains chaotic in the city after heavy flooding. Travellers should also be cautious when travelling to West Java (Bandung/Bogor) as heavy rains are also expected. Jakarta is now under Emergency Decree until 27th January to help relevant authorities...

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    IATA Optimistic About Indonesia’s Aviation Potential

    The International Air Transport Association has called on Indonesia to implement co-ordinated policy measures to reap the economic and social benefits of a successful aviation industry. “I am optimistic about Indonesia’s aviation potential,” said Tony Tyler, IATA’s Director General and Chief Executive. “With over 18,000 islands crossing an expanse of over 5,000...