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Ubud and Seminyak among Asia’s Best Tourist Destinations

Ubud and Seminyak are two locations that always become Bali’s leading tourist destination. Ubud for years has always awarded as one of the world’s best destination for travelers. While Seminyak has now rise as one of the promising area around Kuta. The latest award received by those two famous destinations is from the travel websites, […]

Uluwatu Temple become One of the Most Visited Destinations in Bali

DENPASAR ~ The area around Uluwatu Temple, Badung Regency, becomes one of tourists’ favorite tourism objects in the island of Gods. It is shown by getting the second most visited destination from both domestic and foreign tourists after Tanah Lot in Tabanan Regency. Based on the data of Department of Tourism Bali Province, the number […]

Government Asked to Crack Down on Illegal Employment of Expatriates

DENPASAR ~ The government has been asked to take firm action against many illegal operations of foreign business especially in the tourism sector. Many foreigners coming with tourist visa to Bali have worked in the tourism sector or started business in small and handicraft industry, tourism observer Wayan Sukamada said here on Sunday. Some of […]

31 Expensive Dogs Euthanized after Being Smuggled into Bali

NEGARA ~ Thirty-one expensive dogs of breeds, such as Siberian husky Pomeranian, miniature Pomeranian, and leci have been euthanized by officers of the Gilimanuk agricultural quarantine, Jembrana, Bali province. The dogs, worth hundreds of millions of rupiah, were smuggled from Java to Bali on April 11, and they were euthanized after no one claimed their […]

Bali to Hold Fifth Mass Vaccination Campaign Targeting Stray Dogs

DENPASAR ~ Bali will hold the fifth mass vaccination campaign against rabies starting April 15, targeting stray dogs, according to Putu Sumantra, the head of the Bali animal husbandry and health office. The system this year, to be applied during the campaign, will be different from the ones held in previous campaigns, he stated here […]

Gov to Reorganize International School Regulation

JAKARTA ~ The Indonesian government, through the Ministry of Education and Culture, will reorganize the regulation for international schools in the light of a recent molestation case in the Jakarta International School (JIS). “We will reorganize the regulation for 111 international schools in Indonesia,” stated Director General of Early Childhood Education Lidya Freyani Hawadi during […]

PDIP Leads Legislative Elections

JAKARTA ~ The Indonesia Democratic Party Struggle (PDIP) led in vote collection in the Indonesian legislative elections on Wednesday garnering 19.1 percent of votes until 5.30 p.m., according to a CSIS and Cyrus Network survey. Golkar Party followed in the second place with 14.3 percent, while Gerindra was in the third place with 11.9 percent […]

Buleleng Airport Location Soon to be Determined

DENPASAR ~ The government of Bali Province soon to determine the location of new airport in Buleleng Regency and targeted to be decided in the next few weeks. “Only a few weeks, don’t be too long, it must be weeks. It just for the location,” said the Governor of Bali, Made MangkuPastika, on the sidelines […]