Bali Discovery Tours: Homepage
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from
Home Bali Contact Bali Practicalities Bali News Bali Services Bali Transportation Bali Sports Bali Excursions Bali Villas Bali Hotels
Home · News · Tourists Who Shop ‘Till They Drop
Bali Hotels, Bali Villas and Bali News from
Bali Hotels
Bali Villas
Special Deals!
MICE Handling
Bali Excursions
Culinary - Dining
Guided Tour
Bali Spas
Bali Sports
Bali Transportation
Car Rental - Selft Drive
Private Jet Charter
Bali News
Bali Services
Bali Practicalities
Bali Contact
Bali Career
Bali Update
Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter!
PATA header
PATA Gold Award 2007
Bali Update
PATA Gold Award Winner 2007
Bali Contact
Bali Discovery Tours
Komplek Pertokoan
Sanur Raya No. 27
Jl. By Pass Ngurah Rai,
Sanur, Bali, Indonesia

++62 361 286 283

++62 361 286 284

U.S.A. Fax:(toll free)

U.K. Fax:

Australian Fax:

++62 812 3819724

Bali Discovery

Bali News

Tourists Who Shop ‘Till They Drop

Indonesia Needs More Great Sales and Events to Expand Tourist Travel

Bali News: Indonesia, Wiryanti Sukamdani, Indonesian Tourist Promotion Board, great sales, events duty free shopping
Click Image to Enlarge


The Indonesian Tourist Promotion Board (BPPI) is urging more great events and great sales as a means of attracting foreign tourist visits and stimulating domestic travel.

The chairwoman of the BPPI, Wiryanti Sukamdani, said recently in Jakarta: “This is needed to attract more shopping tourists that is the current trend.”
In this context, Sukamdani proclaimed that tourism operators needs to help develop retail centers for creative products and duty free shops to take full advantage of shopping touristm.

Sukamdani feels that many locally made handicrafts would sell well in local shopping emporiums established to sell batik and handicraft products.

Sukamdani added: “There are also travel fairs and culinary exhibitions that would be very effective in attracting tourists.” 

People attending such events could, in turn, purchase locally made products, local tour packages, souvenirs and culinary treats,

The BPPI chairwoman urged that major events and great sales to cities, both large and small, across the nation. This, she feels, will help draw tourists to secondary destination beyond Bali and Jakarta in Indonesia.

© Bali Discovery Tours. Articles may be quoted and reproduced if attributed to


Bali News by Bali Update
Subscribe to the Bali Update
Receive the latest news from Bali by email!

Our [Privacy Statement] explains how we handle the data you are providing.

Bali News by Bali Update
Explore the Archive of the Bali Update
Find related articles in our news archive!

or try to use Google Search :

Home · Bali Hotels · Bali Villas · Bali Excursions · Bali Sports · Bali News · Site Map · RSS

Bali News: More News
Bali’s Space Race
Bali’s Provincial Government Committed to Creating More Parks and Public Spaces
Being Understood by Chinese Visitors
Bali Guides Receive Mandarin Language Training
Visa-Free Countries to Indonesia Just Doubled
Nationals of 90 Countries Now Eligible to Visit Indonesia without a Visa
Cruise Control
Indonesian President Issues Decree to Ease Private Yacht Visits to Indonesia
Rolling Up the Welcome Mat
Immigration at Bali Airport Refuses 492 Foreigners Entry to Bali January-September 2015
Where Kids are King!
Grand Nikko Bali Unveils Newly Upgraded Family Rooms
Bali's Connected to Jakarta’s Eastern Suburbs
Citilink Indonesia Adds Two New Daily Flights between Bali and Jakarta’s Halim Perdanakusuma Airport
Bali Summit to Explore Diabetes and TB Link
International Health Summit on the Co-epidemic of TB and Diabetes to be Held in Bali November 2-3, 2015.
Who Let The Dogs Out?
Entire Island of Bali Declared a ‘Red Zone’ for Rabies
Sidewalk Empire
Construction of Drains and Sidewalks Disrupting Business and Threatening Safety of Tourists in Lovina, North Bali
Coming Up 2 Million Short
Indonesia to Fall Short of 12 Million Tourist Arrival Targets with Projections to End 2015 with 10 million Foreign Arrivals
Lovina – Loving Indonesia and North Bali
The Lovina Bali Celebrates Turning 3 by Reaching Out to the Surrounding Community in North Bali
All [News]!