Police: the Use of Helmet for Prayers is an Appeal

DENPASAR ~ Bali Regional Police stated that the socialization of using helmet for Balinese people who wear traditional cloth when they want to pray, is an appeal and there will be no sanction. “We are very aware of the situation in Bali when carrying out prayers, therefore, they should be more careful,” said Dirlantas (traffic […]

Authority Receives 50 Complaints of Financial Services in Bali

DENPASAR ~ Bali Provincial Financial Services Authority (OJK) received 50 complaints concerning financial services during the period January-June 2015. “Most complaints concern issues related to banking,” said the head of OJK Bali Zulmi in Denpasar on Tuesday. According to him, 42 complaints or 84 percent of it consists of banking problems, the non-bank financial industry […]

Maternal Mortality Rate In Bali Reaches 29 Cases

DENPASAR ~ Maternal Mortality Rate (AKI) in Bali from January to June 2015 reached 29 cases and 187 cases of child mortality, due to obstetric factors associated with pregnancy and non-obstetric. “The causes of maternal mortality mostly due to non-obstetric factors or indirectly related to pregnancy,” said Head of Bali Provincial Health Office, dr. Ketut […]

Public Order Agency Secures 30 Beggars and Homeless People

MANGUPURA ~ Public Order Agency (Satpol PP) of Badung Regency, Bali held raids targeting homeless and beggars and secured 30 of them. “The team involved in the operation are 28 officers to reach a number of areas in Badung including Kuta and the surrounding areas,” said the head of Satpol PP Badung, I Ketut Martha […]

Village Funds Face Threat of Misuse in Regional Elections

DENPASAR ~ The funds of more than Rp20.7 trillion allocated for rural development are prone to misappropriation by irresponsible parties in the regional elections, a spokesman for the Bali Regional Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) said. “Irresponsible parties tend to misuse the village funds in the regional elections because they are managed at the village level,” […]

Bali No Longer Exports Seaweed: Official

DENPASAR ~ Bali will no longer export seaweed, its primary export commodity in recent years, since its production fulfilled only the needs of local markets and it was traded among islands of Java, a top official said. Speaking here on Saturday, Head of the Bali Provincial National Bureau of Statistics Pansunan Siregar stated that other […]

Disperindag Denpasar Intensify the Socialization on Ban of Liquor Sales

DENPASAR ~ Department of Industry and Trade Denpasar, Bali intensify the socialization of the ban on the sale of alcoholic beverages (Mikol) class A to small traders, stalls and supermarkets in the local area. “We’ve been socialized to businesses and small stalls not to sell alcoholic beverages class A,” said Chief of cooperation and protection […]

EnviroPallets commemorate Environment Day with Event Titled Seven Billion Dreams Consume with Care

TABANAN ~ World Environment Day which fell on June 5, inspired people to refresh their awareness towards the environment and participate in maintaining and protecting our surrounding environment. To that end, Enviro Pallets with BLH (Environment Body) and DKP (Sanitation and Parks Agency) of Tabanan Regency and Coca-Cola Amatil Indonesia staged an activity by making […]