Bali Gov Instructs to Control Sand Mining around Geopark

DENPASAR ~ Bali Governor Made Mangku Pastika instructed Bangli Regency government to discipline sand miners around Batur Geopark area because it has a negative impact on the environment. “Its existence indeed should already be disciplined considering the region has been included in the Geopark area and all types of mining is not allowed,” he said […]

Cyber Crime Suspects Arrested In Bali

DENPASAR ~ Some 39 suspects from China and Taiwan had been arrested from a luxurious villa in Indonesia’s resort island Bali on April 4, 2015, for allegedly involving in cyber crimes, an Indonesian police office said. “We are going to hand them over to the People’s Republic of China’s police today, as soon as we […]

Bali Environmental Center Increases Public Awareness to Manage Waste

DENPASAR ~ Head of the Environmental Center (BLH) of Bali Province Gede Suarjana continues to raise the awareness of local communities to take an active role in managing waste. “At least people can apply the principles of 3-R, reduce, re-use, and recycling of waste, especially of inorganic waste,” said Suarjana in Denpasar on Monday. Bali […]

Landfill in Bali Approaching Its Maximum Capacity

DENPASAR ~ Head of Ecoregion Management (PPE) Bali-Nusa Tenggara of Ministry of Environment and Forestry Novrizal Tahar said that the landfills capacity (TPA) on the island approaching the capacity of the land that is provided. “To overcome this problem, the government and relevant agencies should conduct a breakthrough and the optimal solution dealing with the […]

Bali Police Promises to Complete Corruption Case Arrears

DENPASAR ~ Bali Police promised to resolve the arrears cases of alleged corruption, one of them is corruption of pipeline project in Karangasem Regency. “We will complete the investigation of corruption cases that not yet finished in 2014. We will maximize the completion this year,” said Chief of Bali Police, Inspector General Ronny Sompie in […]

Bali Government Continues to Strive for Balance Development

DENPASAR ~ Deputy Governor of Bali Ketut Sudikerta stated that the provincial government continues to pursue the balance of physical, mental and spiritual development of the island’s community. “Nonphysical programs such as Bali Mandara Health Insurance (JKBM), Integrated Farming Systems (Simantri), poor scholarship has been going well and perceived by society, now we are working […]

Only One School is Ready for Online National Exam

DENPASAR ~ Head of Education, Youth, and Sports Department of Bali Tjokorda Istri Agung Kusuma Wardhani said that until now there is only one school in Bali that is ready to run online National Examination (UN) or computer-based test (CBT). “The school which is ready is SMK (vocational school) Teknologi Informasi (TI) Global, in Singaraja, […]

Ngurah Rai Airport Installs Double-Decker Air Bridge to Dock A380

KUTA ~ The Ngurah Rai International Airport has installed a double-decker air bridge in a bid to serve Airbus 380 jets, I Gusti Ngurah Ardita, the airport’s Co-General Manager of Angkasa Pura I, stated on Wednesday. “The facility is provided in case the superjumbo plane has to make an emergency landing at the international airport,” […]