Hindus held a “melaspas” ritual at the Bali toll before the bypass, the toll road which connects Benoa Port to Ngurahrai Airport and Nusa Dua, was opened for the public. The “pemelaspasan” ceremony was held in gratitude to Ida Sang Hyang Widhi, because the road was constructed in time and fulfilled people’s expectations. Full story here. […]

Bali Toll Road Uses Environmentally-friendly Method

KUTA The construction of a 12-km toll road linking Benoa-Ngurah Rai-Nusa Dua on the island resort of Bali uses environmentally-friendly method, an official said. “We use environmentally-friendly method in constructing this toll road to reduce environmental damage of the waters around Benoa Bay,” local toll road management company PT Jasamarga President Director Akhmad Tito Karim […]

Hindus People Held “Melaspas” Ceremony at Bali Toll

Hindus people held “melaspas” ritual at Bali toll before the bypass road over the water connecting Benoa Port to Ngurahrai Airport and Nusa Dua is opened for public. “The ‘pemelaspasan’ ceremony as a form of gratefulness to Ida Sang Hyang Widhi because the toll construction has been done and fulfill people expectation,” said the Main […]

The Opening of JDP on Bali Provincial Government Anniversary

DENPASAR The official opening of over-water toll road (JDP) connecting Benoa-Ngurah Rai Airport-Nusa Dua will be done at the same time of celebrating the 55th anniversary of Bali Provincial government on August 14, 2013. The governor of Bali Made mangku Pastika in Denpasar stated that for the plan he had sent letter to the President […]

Bali Has the Longest Toll Bridge

DENPASAR PT Jasa Marga Tbk announced that the island of Bali as a major tourist destination in Indonesia, will soon have the longest toll bridge in Indonesia with a length of approximately 12.7 kilometers. “The toll bridge was built by a consortium led by state-owned Jasa Marga and about 10 km above the sea,” said […]

Over-Water Road in Bali Featured with “Pelinggih”

DENPASAR The road over the waters (JDP) connecting Benoa sea-port-Ngurah Rai Airport Nusa Dua, Bali, will include “pelinggih” or place of worship. “We used to start building something with ‘yadnya’ (ritual ceremony), then towards the end, of course, have to do ‘yadnya’ anyway., Where also will be created a ‘pelinggih’,” said the Hindu leader Ida […]

Benoa-Nusa Dua Highway Almost 92 Percent Finish

DENPASAR The highway construction project over the water of Benoa-Nusa Dua, Bali, until now is in 92 percent of completion. “For the physical work, it is 92 percent. Only at third package that is not connected yet,” said the Director of Technique and Operational PT Jasamarga Tol Bali Wiwin Kwintadi Suprapto in Denpasar. He believed […]

PT Jasa Marga Toll ensure Bali toll connecting Nusa Dua, Bali’s Ngurah Rai and Benoa Harbour will be completed in July 2013. Physical development of toll roads with a value of Rp2.4 trillion, the project has reached 84 percent. Photo by The Bali Times.