Until the end of September 2012, Foreign Investments (PMA) in the tourism sector in Indonesia has doubled compared to the same period last year, reaching US$7.
29 billion or Rp. 6.9 trillion. This compares to the same period of 2011, when US$2.5 billion or Rp. 2.422 trillion was invested in tourism.
Domestic Tourism Investments (PMDN) also rose significantly from Rp. 394.2 billion in 2011 to Rp. 860 billion until September 2012, said Minister for Tourism and the Creative Economy, Mari Pangestu, speaking at the Indonesia Tourism Investment Day (ITID) forum last October 22