Empty chairs await tourists at Legian beach, Bali. Photo: Bloomberg Empty chairs await tourists at Legian beach, Bali. Photo: Bloomberg
Empty chairs await tourists at Legian beach, Bali. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus pandemic

As Chinese tourists steer clear of Indonesia, resort islands in Bali and beyond feel the pinch

  • Local businesses in destinations such as Manado and Lombok are also suffering after a sharp drop in international tourist arrivals
  • Southeast Asia’s biggest economy has cut its 2020 foreign tourist arrivals target to between 2.8 million and 4 million, down from 18 million in 2019

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Empty chairs await tourists at Legian beach, Bali. Photo: Bloomberg Empty chairs await tourists at Legian beach, Bali. Photo: Bloomberg
Empty chairs await tourists at Legian beach, Bali. Photo: Bloomberg
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