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North Bali Buleleng Airport Plans Opposed

North Bali Buleleng Airport

North Bali Buleleng Airport Plans Opposed Beritabali.com reports that the chairman of the Special Planning Commission for the Provincial Zoning in Bali (RTRW-Bali), Anak Agung Ngurah Adhi Ardhana, announced that, after years of debate, the Village of Sumberklampok, in the Gerokgak District of Buleleng Regency has been selected as the location for a North Bali…

Indonesia Travel Restrictions – New Domestic & International COVID-19 Travel Rules

Indonesia Travel Restrictions

Indonesia Travel Restrictions New Domestic & International COVID-19 Travel Rules The Ministry of Transportation has published circular memoranda providing guidelines to take effect on 17 July 2022 on the use of public transportation. The circular memoranda – numbered 21 and 22 – covers travel guidelines for both domestic and international travelers during the continuing pandemic. Adita…

Bali Tourism Development – Equitable Approach Demanded

Bali Tourism Development

Bali Tourism Development – Equitable Approach Demanded The State News Agency Antara quotes the Minister of Tourism and the Creative Economy, Sandiaga Salahuddin Uno, reminding Bali’s leaders that Bali Tourism Development must be distributed on a broader geographic basis and not be allowed to accumulate in limited areas. Ensuring a more equitable spread of tourism development will…

Bali Buleleng Airport ready to open in 2024

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Bali Buleleng Airport ready to open in 2024 NEW AIRPORT COMPLETION: IN 3 YEARS (31-DEC-2024) North Bali International Airport (Bali Buleleng Airport) is a new airport development project that will provide the Indonesian island of Bali with a second commercial airport. The airport is being built to ease the growing congestion at the current Denpasar…

Bali Information June 2022

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Bali Information June 2022 Bali Airport Handled 1 Mn Paxs in May In May 2022, Bali’s Ngurah Rai International Airport handled more than one million domestic and international passengers – a new record number in the post-covid era. As reported by NusaBali.com, PT Angkasa Pura I, the State-owned company that manages Bali’s Airport, has noted that in…

Visa on Arrival for Bali – Increase branded as ‘HOAX’

Visa on Arrival for Bali – Plans to Increase VOA Branded as ‘HOAX’ Bali’s Governor Wayan Koster has denied and labeled “hoax” reports in the local press claiming the visa-on-arrival (VOA) fees would soon increase from Rp. 50,000 to Rp. 1.5 million. Reports in the local press of an imminent increase in the VOA fees triggered widespread opposition in Bali tourism…

Flights to Bali – Emirates Starting on 01 May

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Flights to Bali – Emirates Starting on 01 May The UAE carrier, Emirates Airlines, has announced the imminent recommencement of flights to Bali, London Stansted Airport, Rio de Janeiro, and Buenos Aires. The State News Agency Antara, reports Emirates Airlines will commence five flights per week from Dubai to Bali effective 01 May 2022, increasing to daily flights on 01…

Bali Entry Visa – Onshore Visas End, Pre-Pandemic Rules Apply

Bali Entry Visa

Bali Entry Visa – Onshore Visas End, Pre-Pandemic Rules Apply With the reopening of Bali to direct international flights, reconnection with the global aviation network, and the resumption of the visa-on-arrival (VOA) facility, immigration authorities in Bali are now reimplementing visa rules and policies that existed before the global pandemic. Immigration is now taking steps to eliminate…

Bali Visa on Arrival Resumes in March 2022

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Bali Visa on Arrival Resumes in March 2022 (VOA) No Quarantine & VOA back A meeting convened by the Coordinating Minister of Maritime Affairs and Investment, who also serves as the National COVID-19 Czar, Luhut Bisnar Pandjaitan, was held on Friday, 04 March to decide that the mandatory quarantine requirements will end effective Monday, 07 March 2022….

Bali Quarantine Period – now reduced 3 Days

Bali Quarantine Period

Bali Quarantine Period Now 3 Days The State News Agency Antara reports that the quarantine period for fully vaccinated (3 injections including booster) international travelers arriving in Bali has been reduced to three days. The latest shortening in the quarantine period was announced on Monday, 14 February 2022, by the Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and…