The TV program, “Indonesia – Boosting Connectivity” was broadcasted on CNBC Asia Pacific the world’s leading business & financial news network. The program featured a cross section of exclusive interviews with key-players in order to offer their viewpoints on the development of the tourism industry, infrastructure and connectivity in Indonesia.
Despite some uncertainty, 14.04 million foreign visits were recorded in Indonesia in 2017. This is 21% more than the previous year. However, these figures are surprisingly lower, than those of its neighbours. The blend of cultures and ethnic groups is a blessing for Indonesia, as it provides for countless attractions. So, what has been keeping tourism back?