HEADLINES

October 17, 2008

Bali Prepares to Host Largest Event in Its History

SANUR ~ Sun, sea, sand and a healthy dose of rivalry are on the agenda in this tourist playground from – Read More...
October 17, 2008

Booker Prize Goes to India’s Aravind Adiga

LONDON ~ Indian writer Aravind Adiga won the 2008 Booker Prize this week, one of the world’s most prestigious literary – Read More...
October 17, 2008

Upsurge in American Tourists to Bali

DENPASAR ~ The number of American tourists visiting Bali has been increasing since the Washington lifted its travel warning earlier – Read More...
October 10, 2008

President Says No Danger of Repeat of Asian Crisis

JAKARTA ~ President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono said this week there was no danger of a repeat of the Asian financial – Read More...
October 10, 2008

Indonesia’s Economy Doing Well: Presidential Spokesman

SINGAPORE ~ Indonesia’s economy is “doing quite well” despite global financial turmoil, with exports crossing US$100 billion and forex reserves – Read More...
October 3, 2008

President Launches Surprise Bid for Reelection

JAKARTA ~ President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono faces a long, uphill battle to secure a second term after announcing his candidacy – Read More...
October 3, 2008

Fire Razes Villas, Restaurant in Seminyak

SEMINYAK ~ Two adjacent villas and a restaurant in the Batu Belig area of Seminyak were gutted by a fire – Read More...
September 26, 2008

A BALI TIMES EXCLUSIVE

The Killing Fields of Bali A “forgotten” genocide the CIA calls “one of the worst mass murders of the 20th – Read More...
September 26, 2008

Balinese Rally Again over Porn Bill

DENPASAR ~ Around 1,000 people protested in Bali on Tuesday against a proposed anti-pornography law. Governor Made Mangku Pastika told – Read More...
September 19, 2008

Fury, Incredulity in Bali over Porn Bill

DENPASAR ~ Balinese reacted with anger and disbelief this week that a national anti-pornography bill being debated in Jakarta was – Read More...