HEADLINES

January 4, 2008

Foreign Tourist Arrivals Rise in 2007

JAKARTA ~ The number of tourists visiting Indonesia jumped 14 percent in the first 11 months of 2007 compared to – Read More...
January 4, 2008

Jakarta Braces for Potential Massive Flooding

JAKARTA ~ The nation’s capital Jakarta is bracing for a potential repeat of deadly floods that inundated the city last – Read More...
January 4, 2008

State Can Seek Tommy Suharto Assets: Prosecutors

JAKARTA ~ State prosecutors insisted on Thursday they had a right to seek millions of dollars from the son of – Read More...
December 21, 2007

Two New Mammals Found in Papua ‘Lost World’

SEMINYAK ~ Two mammals believed new to science have been found on the latest expedition to a virtual lost world – Read More...
December 21, 2007

The Year that Changed Everything for Cimate Cange

When the history of climate change is written, 2007 will deserve a chapter all to itself. In just 12 months, – Read More...
December 21, 2007

Security Boost for Holidays

DENPASAR ~ Some 141,000 police officers are to fan out around the country during the Christmas and New Year, a – Read More...
December 21, 2007

Magna Carta Sold for $21.3m

NEW YORK ~ One of only 17 existing copies of the Magna Carta, the iconic 800-year-old English royal manuscript setting – Read More...
December 14, 2007

Gore Urges Bali Talks to Go Ahead without US

NUSA DUA ~ Former US vice president Al Gore called on Thursday on the deadlocked world conference on climate change – Read More...
December 14, 2007

Up to Third of Amazon Rainforest Faces Destruction: Governor

By William J. Furney Managing Editor The Bali Times With staff reporter Rian Dewanto JIMBARAN ~ One third of the – Read More...
December 14, 2007

Welfare Minister Tops Indonesian Rich List: Forbes

JAKARTA ~ Welfare Minister Aburizal Bakrie and his family, under fire for their company’s role in an oozing mud volcano – Read More...