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ISSUE 132

 

LOMBOK WELCOMES 2013!

What a wonderful start to the New Year it was in Lombok! As we said goodbye to 2012 and welcomed 2013, thousands of people flocked to our island to celebrate the holidays, with many reporting the busiest festive season ever!

With the coming year looking optimistic for Lombok, there’s every reason to expect this will be an exceptional year in terms of tourism and investment. Oh well… we know we can’t keep paradise a secret forever!

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LOMBOK IS SET FOR 2013

As a new year begins, it is time to reflect on the changes 2012 brought to Lombok and to speculate about what the coming year may hold for our beautiful island.

The Lombok International Airport opened to mixed reactions on 1 October 2011 but has come into its own during 2012. Most travellers rate Lombok’s airport experience as efficient and hassle-free (particularly in comparison to the mess at Bali’s Ngurah Rai airport over the past year!)

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BALI TO SENGGIGI IN 45 MINUTES

The launch of the new Marina Srikandi Fast Boat service between Bali and Lombok was held on 18 December at the Sheraton Senggigi Beach Resort.

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SHAGS BOXING DAY TOURNAMENT

The Sengiggi Hackers Amateur Golf Society (SHAGS) played their annual Boxing Day Tournament on 26 December, 2012 at Kosaido Country Club in North Lombok.

Four teams competed in the Texas Scramble Tournament, with the winners coming up with a convincing score of 72, which is par for the course.

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QUESTION: My corporate business partners and I are considering the purchase of some beach front land in Lombok with the intention of developing a luxury spa resort for the rich and famous.

We have been advised by several lawyers that the safest way for foreigners to own land in Indonesia is through a PMA (a wholly foreign owned company).

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IN GOOD TASTE…

Happy New Year everyone! I can't blame any of the chefs for not contacting me this issue with a recipe, as we've all been swamped with work and special dinners for the festive season.

This time of the year, roasts are popular and perfect for sharing with family or groups of friends, so here is the Prime Rib recipe that I used on New Year’s Eve.  

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LOCAL SCENE

CHRISTMAS BRUNCH @ ASMARA

Families and friends enjoyed a traditional Christmas at Asmara Restaurant with roast turkey, a visit from Santa Claus, door prizes and beautiful Christmas of the Santa Monica Choir

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2013 INDONESIAN PUBLIC HOLIDAYS

The Indonesian government has formally announced the list of national holidays for 2013. A total of 19 days have been designated “holidays”, and include international and religious holidays, as well as “shared holidays” or (cuti bersama), usually to form long weekends around national holidays.

The holidays listed below apply to all government offices, as well as most banks and public businesses. Shops and shopping malls, as well as cafés, bars, restaurants, and hotels are generally open.

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