Abductions by the ISIS-linked Filipino group Abu Sayyaf have actually just recently prompted Indonesia to require joint maritime patrols with the Philippines and Malaysia.

Indonesia, Malaysia

Indonesia, Malaysia and Singapore cautioned their citizens in 2015 that it was a concern of when, instead of if, they would happen and this foresight was sadly proven right

Security specialists

Security specialists think its leaders are aiming to fund and motivate attacks throughout the area, notes BBC, referring to the wing of the Islamic State, likewise referred to as IS.

Bali incoming travel

INDONESIA s tourism authority wants Bali and Beyond Travel Fair (BBTF) to grow from an incoming travel mart into a worldwide marketplace by next year. BBTF, which will occur from June 22 to 26

Google on the brink of introducing

GOOGLE will be releasing a test variation of its own travel assistant app next week to a select group of individuals, according to an email welcome sent to members of the tech company’s Local Guides program.

The email, which was sent out to this editor, notifies that the app will be available on both Android and iOS devices. It further demands that invitees participate in a survey, and if picked, will be notified how to get access to the brand-new app.

Survey concerns, given up numerous option format, asked whether one had travel plans showing up in the months ahead, in addition to what type of travel it was, whether leisure or business, amongst several other questions.

There is little other information at the minute, aside from conjecture that it could be some type of travel buddy app that will consist of schedule planning features. There is already some semblance of that in Gmail, under its Trips function.

More than likely, the app will likewise include Google Flights, the tech gigantic s flight metasearch product, pitting it against present industry players like Skyscanner, Kayak and Wego.