A diver observes a coral landscape in North Seram in the Malukus. Photo: SCMP

Chinese tourists made Indonesia’s Manado a big winner – and now the Maluku Islands are looking to follow its economic template

  • More than 2 million Chinese tourists visited Indonesia in 2018, and the Southeast Asian nation’s government predicts that figure will increase to 2.6 million this year
  • The Maluku Islands, once ravaged by conflict, are now renowned for their breathtaking views of untouched scenery and undiscovered spots for snorkelling and diving
Topic |   Indonesia

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A diver observes a coral landscape in North Seram in the Malukus. Photo: SCMP
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