2012 Targeted 200 Thousands Cooperatives in Indonesia

May 24th, 2012

In 2012 cooperative was targeted to reach 200 thousand units from the initial 188 thousands. Hopes among them, four would come out with international standard, which use technology access. Read the rest of this entry »

Lombok Hosts Mice Corporate Travel Mart

May 9th, 2012

Lombok West Nusa Tenggara and Bali will be the host of MICE Indonesia Corporate Travel Mart (IMCTM) for two days on 17-18 May 2012. Some 150 persons will be coming from Jakarta, Bogor, Tangerang, Bekasi, Singapore, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Thailand and India to go to Gili Trawangan Island as the site of this event. Read the rest of this entry »

300 Farmworkers Demonstration on Mayday

May 2nd, 2012

300 people of FSNTB or Union of Farmers, Fishermen and Labor Federation in Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB) together with Indonesian Workers Union or SPI demonstrate on Mayday before the Police Office and NTB Governor Office. Read the rest of this entry »

NTB Head Police Threaten Motorbike Gang

April 19th, 2012

Head of NTB police, Brigadier General Airf Wachyunadi throated motorbike gang in Lombok to stop their action along the highways Gerung West Lombok – Lombok International Airport. They were accused with gambling also. If they pay no heed with this police warning, they would be arrested. Read the rest of this entry »

Sire Medana Beach

April 10th, 2012

Lombok Island is definitely rich with many of beautiful and quiet beaches. One of the beautiful choice is located in North Lombok, precisely the Sire Beach in Medana Village. This beach located around 35 kilometers away from Mataram. It offers natural beauty of the sea, nature freshness, local hospitality and safety what makes this beach famous for both local and foreign tourists. With its white sandy beach and coral reefs’ richness has transform into a charming and endearing site not to be missed. People coming here to swim, diving, snorkeling and any others beach activities. Read the rest of this entry »

The Changing of Visiting Pattern

April 3rd, 2012

Tourists’ pattern visiting NTB has change. They are originally come to have a relaxing holiday but after the area developed into MICE (Meeting, Incentive, Convention and Exhibition) area, people coming to the island also in an official travel. Even though number of people coming onto island increase, it gives impact to the average period of stay per person that is from five to four days stay. Read the rest of this entry »

AIPA Invites Tourists Visit NTB

March 28th, 2012

Indonesia Parliament intended to promote tourism potential of Nusa Tenggara Barat (NTB) through ASEAN Parliamentary Assembly. Read the rest of this entry »

Bali-Lombok Crossing Back to Normal

March 20th, 2012

Crossing activities at Padangbai Port in Karangasem-Bali to Lembar Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara is going back to normal on Monday (March 19th) after several open and closed actions until Sunday (March 18th). Read the rest of this entry »

Cow Dung for Biogas

March 13th, 2012

Livestock group called Putri Berkekem (blanketed princess) in Nyangget of Sepakek Village, Pringgarata District Mid-Lombok Regency, during the past year has manage over bio gas from cow dung they raise. There are 32 members in the group rising over 115 cows. They able to produce 30-kilogram dung for biogas from the daily potential of 15-20 kilogram cow dung per day produced. The remaining was process into fertilizer. Read the rest of this entry »

Developing Lombok-Sumbawa Tourism through Images

March 6th, 2012

On a small stage with Mount Rinjani as the background, stand three models wore Lombok woven material with tens of photographers memorize their poses. This is part of 1001 Photo Expo Contest Workshop – Charm of West Nusa Tenggara’s Nature and Culture, held at the basement of Mataram Mall. It was organize by Lombok Landscapher (LL) and Batu Hijau Photographer Club (BHPC). Read the rest of this entry »