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Indonesia to Nominate Seven Tourism Sites as World Heritage

JAKARTA ~ The Education and Culture Ministry will nominate seven Indonesian tourism sites to be included in the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization’s (UNESCO’s) world heritage list, noted Cultural Diplomacy Affairs Director Diah Harianti. She further stated here on Monday that the seven sites to be nominated for the world heritage status are […]

Vice Regent of Badung Encourages Development of Fishing Tourism

KUTA ~ Vice Regent of Badung, Bali, I Made Sudiana, encouraged the development of fishing tourism in the sea of Kuta to increase the number of tourists coming to the island. “This fishing activity is a form of tourist attraction that needs serious development to become a new tourism destination in Badung,” he said after […]

Indonesian Medical Association of Bali Prepared for AEC 2015

The Indonesian Medical Association (IDI) of Bali are prepared for the ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015, with improved medical services for communities. “Physicians should be closer with their patients,” Chairperson of IDI Bali, Dr. Kompyang Gautama, said here on Saturday. “Especially with the upcoming AEC 2015, physicians and all professionals should communicate effectively with their […]

APJII to Hold Miss Internet Bali

Indonesian Internet Service Providers Association (APJII) to hold Miss Internet Bali (MIB), October 21-25, 2014 with the theme “Smart, Beauty and Productive with Social Media” in Kuta. “The purpose of the Miss Internet as Healthy/Positive Internet as ambassador of Bali to socialize any impact caused by misuse of the technology,” said Chairman of the Organizing […]

Archaeologists Research Ancient Inscription Found in Temanggung, C Java

Archaeologists from the Archaeology Office of Yogyakarta and the Central Java Cultural Heritage Preservation Center are currently researching an ancient inscription found in Temanggung in Central Java. According to the Head of the Archaeology Office of Yogyakarta, Sugeng Riyanto, the inscription, found by construction workers, contains a story in Kawi letters. The Kawi script is […]

Observer: Tourism Minister should be the Right Person

DENPASAR ~ Tourism observer, Ida Bagus Surakusuma claimed that tourism minister in the government of Jokowi-JK should really be the right person, knowing technical and non-technical controls in boosting tourist arrivals to be double in amount in the next five years. “Tourism minister should have the ability to improve performance, because adding tourist arrivals from […]

Governor Pastika Invites Indian Celebrities to Create Movie in Bali

Bali Governor Made Mangku Pastika invited seven Indian celebrities that play in the Mahabharata epic series to make film in Bali. Bali Governor stated that when welcomed the arrival of the seven celebrities in a convivial event in the Office of the Consulate General of India, Denpasar, on Sunday. The arrival of the Mahabharata actors […]

Bali Exports Jewelry Mainly to Four Countries

Exports of various types of jewelry made from silver combined with gold and magical gems, widely exported to consumers in four countries, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan and the United States. “Those four countries buy over than ten percent and the commodities used as souvenir by foreign tourists who are in vacation there, so many Bali […]