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Lombok Declares Health Emergency Over Malaria

Indonesia’s tourist island of Lombok is battling malaria, authorities said on Saturday, declaring a health emergency after a series of earthquakes in July and August...

Please Help Lombok – Part One

Singapore National Academy is running a fundraising program for the victims of Lombok’s devastating earthquakes. Our Media Club has conducted interviews with Lombok...

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Mount Rinjani Closed to Climbing Activities for One Year

Indonesia’s Mount Rinjani, the world’s second highest volcano, will be closed to all mountain climbing activities for a year following the recent earthquakes...

Lombok Earthquake Death Toll Rises to Over 300

The island of Lombok was shaken by a third big earthquake in little more than a week on Thursday as the official death toll from the most powerful of the quakes...

5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Shocks Lombok for the Third Time

The Indonesian island of Lombok was shaken by a third big earthquake in little more than a week Thursday as an official said the death toll from an earlier quake had...

Lombok Earthquake: Death Toll Now at 131, More Than 156,000 Left Homeless

Hopes of finding survivors faded in quake-devastated Lombok island in Indonesia on Wednesday as a humanitarian crisis for 156,000 left homeless looms with a shortage of...

6.9 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Lombok and Bali, Latest Death Toll at 91

A powerful earthquake rocked Lombok and Bali on Sunday, causing death and destruction as homes were flattened and at least 91 people were killed. The huge 6.9-magnitude...

Rescue Operations for Hikers Trapped in Mt. Rinjani after Earthquake Underway

Efforts were underway on Monday to rescue more than 500 hikers stranded on Mount Rinjani on Indonesia’s Lombok Island, a day after a powerful 6.4 magnitude...

6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Lombok, at least 10 Dead

At least 10 people were killed and dozens injured after a 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck Indonesia’s Lombok island. Sunday morning’s tremor was followed by...

Explore Mount Bromo and Lombok

Joey Baeten from JoesFlow wrote a travelogue about his adventures climbing Mount Bromo and traveling through Lombok. Read this excerpt from his YouTube channel:...

The Best Ayam Taliwang is in Mataram

Have you ever ventured to Lombok without knowing where to go for the best eats? On this sleepy island east of Bali, there are many areas one could explore, and Mark...

Why Everyone Should Visit Lombok

A Chat with Evan Burns, General Manager of Living Asia Resort and Spa Lombok Can you tell us about your background? When and why did you move to Indonesia? Since I was a...

Malaysian and Singaporean Cyclists Win Gran Fondo New York Indonesia in Lombok

Long distant mass cycling event Gran Fondo New York (GFNY) Indonesia 2017, which was held in Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara (NTB), earlier this week, saw a Malaysian and a...

Is Now the Best Time to Get in on Lombok Property?

When it comes to investing in property in Indonesia, Bali is often the most common choice. That said, people are starting to look elsewhere for a more efficient...