PREMIUMGovernment delays incentives for foreign tourists after COVID-19 hits Indonesia

first_imgLog in with your social account LOG INDon’t have an account? Register here Forgot Password ? Google Facebook Topics : Linkedin The government has decided to hold off on giving out incentives to attract foreign tourists after it was announced that there were two confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Indonesia.Tourism and Creative Economy Minister Wishnutama Kusubandio said the postponement would take place until the pneumonia-like illness is contained.“For now, we will focus on handling foreign tourists that enter Indonesia, while improving the quality of our tourist destinations through [maintaining] environmental sustainability, health and hygiene and safety and security,” Wishnutama said in a statement on Monday.   Read also: State budget deficit to widen as government counters virus effects: Sri MulyaniAt the time, he added, the government would also implement preventive and risk mitigation measures so that the disease would not spread in the country while increasing su… COVID-19 Tourism-and-Creative-Economy-Ministry Wishnutama incentives tourism-industry foreign-touristslast_img read more

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Three England players are injury doubts for third place play-off against Belgium

first_img 1 England trio Jordan Henderson and Kyle Walker may not feature in England’s World Cup third place play-off against Belgium on Saturday.All three players sustained knocks during England’s 2-1 defeat to Croatia in the semi-finals last night and did not complete the game – with Trippier having to be carried off by medics a few minutes before the end of extra-time despite the fact manager Gareth Southgate had used all of his substitutions. This could prompt Southgate to name an experimental line-up for the clash against the Belgians – a game you can listen to live on talkSPORT.The two teams met each other earlier in the tournament in their final Group G game which saw Roberto Martinez’s men come out on top with a 1-0 win.center_img Trippier was spent at the end of the game last_img read more

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