2014

AP Proposes Route to Kuta Not Passing through Airport

KUTA ~ PT Angkasa Pura I Ngurah Rai International Airport suggested that the route to Kuta, precisely on Jalan Ngurah Rai do not pass the road at the airport because it creates traffic jam. “We expect the way to Kuta do not passing through the airport, for the road from ‘Harris’ should be one lane […]

Dozen Hectares of Rice Fields Threaten by Abrasion

NEGARA ~ Dozens of hectares of rice fields inYehembang village, Jembrana, including houses are threatened by abrasion, because the construction of coastal protection walls are not evenly distributed. “On the East and West coast the breakwater embankment has been built, but the middle section with a length of about 200 meters has not been built. […]

Election Commission Bali Set 2,9mln Voters in Final List for Presidential Election

DENPASAR ~ Bali Provincial Election Commission set the final voters list (DPT) in the province on July 9, 2014 presidential election as many as 2,942,282 voters. “The number of voters increases by 6,047 people compared with current DPT on April 9 2014 legislative election,” said Chairman of the Bali Provincial Election Commission, Dewa Raka Kade […]

Bali Police Anticipates Chaos after the Vote Count

DENPASAR ~ Bali Police have anticipated security vulnerabilities that need to be watched after the president vote count on July 9, 2014. “From analysis the one that needs to be watched over is after counting (vote),” said Bali Police Chief Inspector General Albert Julius Benny Mokalu, in Denpasar, on Tuesday. According to him, Bali Police […]

North Kuta Police Arrest Australian for Threatening Local

KUTA ~ The North Kuta Police Department, Bali, arrested an Australian citizen who had allegedly threatened a villa’s staff member on Tuesday night (July 1). “We held a rummage at ZIva and Boutique Villa in Kerobokan, Kuta, for Frofus Igor, an Australian tourist,” said Chief of North Kuta Police Adjunct Commissioner Ronny Riantoko in Kuta […]

Police Arrests Mutilation Suspect

SEMARAPURA ~ Police officer finally arrested the mutilation murder suspect at Klungkung regency. The suspect admitted the crime he had done. The mutilation perpetrator, Fikri (26), demonstrated161 scenes of the violent murder of his mistress, Diana Sari (22), both is from the West Sumbawa, West Nusa Tenggara Province, and throwing pieces of the victim’s body […]

Bank Indonesia Supports Ban on Dollar Transactions at Ports

JAKARTA ~ Bank Indonesia (BI) has supported the government’s order to ban transactions in US dollar at Jakarta’s Tanjung Priok Port, Senior Deputy Governor Mirza Adityaswara said here on Friday. He noted that domestic transactions must be carried out using the country’s currency in line with currency law number 7 of 2011. “The law must […]

Bali Customs Thwart Postal Package Contain Drugs Smuggling

KUTA ~ Ngurah Rai Customs officers placed at Renon Post Office, Denpasar, Bali, again foiled drugs smuggling attempt type shabu-shabu (crystal methamphetamine) by hiding it inside books via three mail packages from Malaysia. “After passing the X-ray scan machine, our officers conducted narcotics test and the clear crystals are methamphetamine,” said the Head of Regional […]