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Mount Agung situation unchanged on Bali

Mount Agung situation unchanged on Bali

The situation around the increased volcanic activity at Mount Agung on the Northeastern side of Bali remains at this stage unchanged. Our last update from end September, indicating the actual situation, the measures taken to guarantee the safety of the [...]

Kuching’s Sarawak Museum Closed indefinitely

Kuching’s Sarawak Museum Closed indefinitely

Asian Trails Malaysia regrets to inform you that Kuching’s Sarawak State Museum, Borneo’s oldest museum will be closed down indefinitely from 23 October 2017 onward. The announcement came from the office of the Chief Minister, Datuk Pattinggi Abang Johari Tun [...]

Malaysian Hotel Taxation Regulations implemented by 1 July 2017

Malaysian Hotel Taxation Regulations implemented by 1 July 2017

Further to an earlier newsflash from our side this month, we would like to send you a most-to-date statement in relation to the implementation of the Malaysian Hotel Tax. In an effort to enhance tourism experiences in Malaysia, the government has [...]

The CEO Story: Timor-Leste – A Nation in the Making

The CEO Story: Timor-Leste – A Nation in the Making

Dili, Timor-Leste’s capital, is only 1½ hour by flight from Bali in Indonesia and an hour from Darwin in Australia. However, it is an entirely different world to Australia and has quite a different national character compared to Indonesia. This [...]