Two Bulgarian Arrested for ATM Card Skimming in Bali

Two Bulgarian Arrested for ATM Card Skimming in Bali

Bali police arrested two Bulgarian citizens, Boris Georgiev and Marian Bogidarof Serafinoff on Saturday (16/9) for allegedly installing skimming equipment onto an ATM in the Lovina area.

5 Reasons Why Banning of Alcohol in Indonesia Makes No Sense

5 Reasons Why Banning of Alcohol in Indonesia Makes No Sense

In January 2015, the Ministry of Trade’s legislation banned convenience stores around the nation from selling alcoholic drinks, in hope that this would curb underage locals (especially school kids) from divulging in the act of alcoholic indulgence.

Things Which Need to be Fixed Now to Keep Tourists Coming Back to Bali

Things Which Need to be Fixed Now to Keep Tourists Coming Back to Bali

Bali has seen a healthy growth in tourism numbers ever since the bombings in 2002 and 2005. Some say too much growth, with an over supply of hotels and sagging infrastructure that hasn’t been able to keep up. There are many things which need to be fixed to ensure long term survival of the tourism […]

Singaporean Tourist Dies After Diving at Padang Bai, Bali

Singaporean Tourist Dies After Diving at Padang Bai, Bali

Dr Wong Yu Yi had been at Blue Lagoon – located in eastern Bali’s port town of Padangbai – with a group of divers, they were diving at a depth of about 20m at 9.12am when she gestured for help. The dive leader led her to the surface, but she was unconscious by then.

Bali Airport Sets To Install Immigration Autogate by 2018

Bali Airport Sets To Install Immigration Autogate by 2018

Overwhelmed immigration officers at Bali’s busy I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport will have a welcome relief next year with the installation of autogates aimed at hastening queues, Indonesia Expat reported.

Bali Foreign Tourist Arrivals Up 23.5 Percent

Bali Foreign Tourist Arrivals Up 23.5 Percent

Bali has seen a bump in foreign tourists so far this year, with the Bali Central Statistics Agency (BPS) reporting 3.4 million tourists entered the resort island between January and July, as quoted from Indonesia Expat.