HEADLINES

July 5, 2007

Clever Orangutans Confirm Aesop’s Fable

Orangutans, using water and their wits, have emulated a crow in Aesop’s fable which illustrated the saying “Necessity is the – Read More...
June 28, 2007

Nothing is Impossible in Indonesia, Says Investment Chief

By Ian Timberlake Agence France-Presse SINGAPORE ~ Indonesia is open for business, the chairman of the country’s investment board told – Read More...
June 28, 2007

Massive Australian Investment Hinges on Law Change

JAKARTA ~ Billions of dollars of Australian investment to Indonesia hinges on new legislation being passed through Indonesia’s parliament, Australia’s – Read More...
June 28, 2007

Bets on for Asian Cup

SINGAPORE ~ Betting on major sporting events is illegal in much of Asia but it remains rampant, and police across – Read More...
June 28, 2007

Nine Airlines Grounded over Safety

JAKARTA ~ The authorities have grounded nine airlines that failed to improve their safety record, the Transport Ministry said this – Read More...
June 21, 2007

Asian Olympic Chief Predicts Rosy Future for Beach Games, Bali

By William J. Furney Managing Editor The Bali Times JIMBARAN ~ The first-ever Asian Beach Games, an Olympic-sanctioned event to – Read More...
June 21, 2007

Starter’s Orders for First Int’l Bali Triathlon

JIMBARAN ~ Badung Regent A.A. Gede Agung is to start Bali’s first international triathlon on Sunday, the organizers said, as – Read More...
June 21, 2007

Real Madrid Comes to Canggu

By Rian Dewanto The Bali Times CANGGU ~ Top Spanish club Real Madrid, home to departing star David Beckham, is – Read More...
June 21, 2007

China Says No Change to Taiwan Torch Relay

By William J. Furney The Bali Times JIMBARAN ~ Taiwan’s refusal to allow the Olympic torch relay to Taipei because – Read More...
June 14, 2007

In Bali, an Air of Heady Optimism

Major Efforts Underway to Boost Tourism Industry during a Seminal 2008 By William J. Furney Managing Editor The Bali Times – Read More...