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Bali as Transit Point and Destination for Human Trafficking

Bali as Transit Point and Destination for Human Trafficking

Yosep Yulias Diaz, a Bali-based activist working in an organization to stop Human Trafficking (TPPO) who laments that Bali has become a transit point and a destination for human trafficking, as quoted by Bali Discovery.

How Mass Tourism is Destroying Bali and Its Culture

How Mass Tourism is Destroying Bali and Its Culture

So is Bali over? “Yes, if you compare it to what it used to be,” is — at the very least — what many residents agree on. Indeed, paradises have no future: they are just fragile perfections in an imperfect world. And if you define them as the receptacles of a frozen past, they can only be victims of modernization. Bali, among other “paradises,” seems ill-equipped to resist the 21st century’s mutations.

Bali Traffic Police Starts The Annual Operation Zebra

Bali Traffic Police Starts The Annual Operation Zebra

Operation Zebra Agung 2017 has began from 1-14 November which means Denpasar police will be setting up road blocks and more road surveillance over the next 14 days in the Denpasar and Badung areas.

Dutch Man Arrested in Bali, Allegedly Importing Cannabis Extract

Dutch Man Arrested in Bali, Allegedly Importing Cannabis Extract

A 37-year-old Dutch man was arrested on Bali with 2 kilograms of cannabis oil in his possession. He was arrested in Batu Belig on Sunday, immediately after taking possession of the cannabis oil, allegedly exporting cannabis extract into Indonesia from the Netherlands.

Bali Volcano’s Alert Status Lowered

Bali Volcano’s Alert Status Lowered

Indonesian authorities lowered the alert status of Bali’s Mount Agung volcano from the highest level on Sunday, following a significant decrease in activity in recent days.