Head of the Bali provincial tourism office Mr Putu Astawa, says that Chinese tourists will be returning to Bali as early as June 15th.
Minister of Tourism, Wishnutama Kusubandio held a video conference on Saturday where tourism leaders discussed future dates for reopening their regions.
Astawa said that the Provincial Government of Bali is focused on having no new Covid-19 cases and Bali will soon be in the recovery phase which will allow to bring Chinese tourists back to the island,
Astawa stressed that if China did see another increase in cases, the decision to allow Chinese tourists in Bali would be pushed back until July or August.
According the chairman of the Bali Tourism Board, Ida Bagus Agung Partha Adnyana, serveral hotels will begin operating on May 15th.