Earthquakes may frighten away tourists


Jakarta   /  Wed, September 12 2018  /  03:02 am

A series of earthquakes that recently struck West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), including popular tourist islands Lombok and Sumbawa, could frighten foreign tourists away from visiting the country, the government has said.

Tourism Minister Arief Yahya said one of the impacts of the natural disaster was that foreign tourist visits to the affected areas, as well as to Indonesia in general, could dec...