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Friday, May 8, 2015

Indonesia’s Director of the Professional Accountability of Hospitals (RSPHC), Iwan Sabatini has put forward the plan to construct a world-class hospital within the vicinity of Benoa Harbour to cater for medical tourists.

 

Over recent years, medical tourists from around...

Friday, May 8, 2015

 

 

Police in Denpasar established a new drugs task force called Aksi Benar (True Action), netting 11 suspects in the first week of operation.

Addressing the drug problem in Bali has become a priority for local police. In the last twelve months police have arrested 237 su...

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

 

 

It seems that safety is optional for kids in Bali, at least when it comes to things like Child Car Seats and Baby Capsules, kids motorbike helmets and even swimming pool fences.

 

Unlike Australia there are no mandatory requirements in Bali (or indeed anywhere in Indon...

Friday, April 17, 2015

 

The Ministry of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (MMAF) has confirmed the final proposal for the Benoa Bay reclamation has followed necessary legislation and is to be decided via democratic vote.

 

The Director General of Coastal areas and Small Islands (KP3K) of the MMAF...

Friday, April 17, 2015

 

Jerinx, the drummer for punk rock band Superman is Dead met with President Jokowi at the Presidential Palace on Wednesday 15 April to discuss revoking the reclamation of Benoa Bay.

 

The drummer believes if the project is to proceed, there will be devastating impacts on...

Friday, April 17, 2015

Indonesia has banned small retailers from selling beer, despite an outcry from the alcohol and tourism industries over the Muslim-majority country's latest offensive against drinking.

 

The ban restricts the sale of beer and pre-mixed drinks to large supermarkets only, o...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

 

Eccentric British comedian-cum-activist has pleaded for the English Premier League football club, Liverpool, to boycott its sponsor, Garuda Indonesia in support for Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan.

 

On his YouTube page, Brand uploaded a video showing his support for...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

 

The Chairman of the Alcoholic Beverage Distribution Association (ADMA), Fredy Karmana, has spoken out about the ban on the sale of alcoholic beverages throughout Indonesia.

 

The Minister of Trade has passed down a new regulation stating that low alcoholic beverages, i...

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

 

India has chosen Bali as the location of the world’s first International Yoga Day, to be held on Sunday 21 June.

 

The day was proposed by the Indian prime minister to the United Nations with the goal being to promote universal aspiration of physical and mental well bei...

Thursday, April 2, 2015

 

Ngurah Rai Immigration have confirmed that five foreign nationals have been deported for illegally conducting Jehovah’s witness practices under a tourist visa. Two of the five were originally from the United States, identified as AM and DGL, two from Australia, identi...

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