Travelers now subject to random swab tests upon entering Bali

The number of incoming travelers is expected to increase following last week’s Eid holiday in Indonesia. 

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The scheme would have allowed quarantine-free travel between the two cities.

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Bali police bust 3 for forging COVID-19 results for travel

Bali police bust 3 for forging COVID-19 results for travel

Authorities are tightening security measures amid the ongoing Eid homecoming mudik ban in Indonesia.

Thailand closes travel from Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal in attempt to stymie ‘Indian variant’

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After Thai health officials confirmed discovery of a “double mutant” coronavirus strain first identified in India, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs moved yesterday to suspend...

Bali still targeting July reopening for foreign tourists, deputy governor says

Bali still targeting July reopening for foreign tourists, deputy governor says

The discovery of new COVID-19 variants in Bali is not deterring officials from their target of reopening to foreign tourists in July.

Mudik ban applies to Greater Jakarta Area too, but non-mudik mobility is still allowed

Mudik ban applies to Greater Jakarta Area too, but non-mudik mobility is still allowed

Indonesian officials have emphasized that all kinds of mudik are banned throughout Indonesia from May 6 to May 17.

10-year passports returning to Singapore in October

10-year passports returning to Singapore in October

Immigration now ‘confident’ in biometric tech.

Bali’s famous French bakery Monsieur Spoon opens first Jakarta café in Pantai Indah Kapuk

Bali’s famous French bakery Monsieur Spoon opens first Jakarta café in Pantai Indah Kapuk

If you’re a fan of Monsieur Spoon’s flaky, buttery pastries and have been missing your routine visit to their stores across Bali, fret not ⁠— the French bakery has finally...

Stations, airport, toll roads packed as Jakartans pour out of city ahead of mudik ban

Stations, airport, toll roads packed as Jakartans pour out of city ahead of mudik ban

To the surprise of absolutely nobody, thousands of Jakartans are racing to beat the mudik ban before it comes into effect tomorrow, inundating the capital’s travel hubs.


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