Two people have been confirmed dead following an explosion on board a pleasure boat on the Indonesian island of Bali. At least 14 others are believed to have been injured during the incident. Terrorism has been ruled out as the cause of the incident, with a short circuit near the fuel tank the likely cause according to officials.
Thousands of tourists have been left stranded after a volcanic eruption in Indonesia. Five airports remain closed, including those in tourism hotspot Bali, following the eruption of Mount Raung in East Java. The eruption began earlier this week, with fears the resulting ash cloud could impact on aircraft safety.
Emirates will launch a new daily service to the island of Bali in Indonesia, from June 3rd, 2015. One of the most popular islands in Indonesia with spectacular mountains and picturesque beaches, Bali is a leading tourist destination which welcomed more than 3.7 million foreign tourist arrivals in 2014.