Head  Customs and Excise of Ngurah Rai Airport, Made Wijaya (center) showed evidence of drugs carried by Francois Jacques Giuily (right). Customs and Excise officers detained the Frenchmen for attempting to smuggle 3 kilograms of crystal Methamphetamine from Malaysia. Full story here Photograph: The Bali Times/ANT

Frenchman Arrested in Bali for Smuggling Drugs Worth 6 Billion

DENPASAR ~ Officer of the customs and excise of Ngurah Rai Airport Bali arrested a Frenchmen, Francois Jacques Giuily (48), for attempted to smuggle 3 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine. “The suspect hid the crystal methamphetamine inside the lining of his suitcase,” said Customs and Excise Office head, Made Wijaya, on Monday. The total value of […]

Tanah Lot Become the Most Favorite Tourism Object

DENPASAR ~ Tanah Lot located in Beraban village, Tabanan regency, 18 kilometer to the west from Denpasar, is the most favorite location in Bali both for the domestic and foreign tourists. The tourists love to see the two temples built on the big rock and the other one on the cliff, which similar to Uluwatu […]

Bali Ready to Develop Retirement Tourism

DENPASAR ~ Governor of Bali, Made Mangku Pastika, welcomed the study by a team led by Prof. Dr. Ketut Sukardika on the potential of tourism for elderly travelers or specifically known as retirement tourism. According to the Governor, until now there are so many traveling options are available in Bali, but there is no specific […]

Garbage in Kuta, Seminyak, Legian Reach 1.000 Ton

MANGUPURA ~ The garbage in the area of Seminyak Beach, Legian, Kuta during the period of December 22, 2013 until January 15, 2014, in total have reached more than 1,000 tons. The garbage continues to pile up along the coast, the worst is in Kuta. According to the Head of the Rapid Reaction Unit (URC) […]

Police Set Four Suspects at Binge Drinking

SINGARAJA ~ Police set four suspects at binge drinking, which killed three people in Munduk village, Buleleng, Bali, on Tuesday morning. “Based on two existing evidence, we finally set four people as the suspects,” said Buleleng Police Chief, Adjunct Senior Commissioner Beny Arjanto, in Singaraja, on Thursday. Those four suspects are KDA (38) and his […]

Bali Police Arrests ATM Burglars

DENPASAR ~ Bali Police again arrested two burglars of Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) often targeting foreign tourists. “This is the second arrest of the officers of the Directorate General of Criminal Investigation, which previously managed to catch two other perpetrators who are part of a group of ATM burglar,” said Public Information Sub- Section Head […]

Police Involves Scouts to Secure General Election

SINGARAJA ~ Buleleng Police to involve scouts to help securing the 2014 election in North Bali. “The scouts involved are under the Bhayangkara Scouts Unit of Work,” said Buleleng Police Chief Adjunct Senior Commissioner Beny Arjanto, on Sunday. Meanwhile, Head of Community Development Buleleng Police Assistant Commissioner Wayan Sartika urged all components of the society […]