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Bali: Centuries in The Making, Close to Breaking

Bali: Centuries in The Making, Close to Breaking

Once a serene island of colourful ceremonies, emerald rice terraces and elaborately carved temples, much of southern Bali is now infested with opulent hotels, “exclusive facilities” and “ocean sanctuaries”. The outbreak of construction sites around the tiny island threaten many more of these buildings to come – many more than the roads, infrastructure or environment can handle.

Indonesia to Reduce Plastic Wastes by 70 Percent

Indonesia to Reduce Plastic Wastes by 70 Percent

The Indonesian government is committed to reducing plastic wastes by 70 percent by the end of 2025, initiated with the launch of a national action plan for tackling plastic wastes in oceans

Indonesian Movie Theatre Shut Down Because Bed-like Seats Could Promote to Sexual Misconduct

Indonesian Movie Theatre Shut Down Because Bed-like Seats Could Promote to Sexual Misconduct

Indonesia’s third-largest cinema operator CGV Cinemas, needs to replace the comfortable (bed-like) seats in the velvet class of its Palembang, South Sumatra movie theater because local authorities decided (after receiving complaints from local citizens) that the bed-like seats may encourage adultery and sexual misconduct, Indonesia Investment reported.

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.

Maui County Spends $9.5M to Protect Famed Big Wave Spot Jaws

Maui County Spends $9.5M to Protect Famed Big Wave Spot Jaws

The famed big wave break of Jaws won a major victory late last week. Maui County has bought 267 acres of land for $9.5 million through the Open Space, Natural Resources and Scenic Views Preservation Fund. Saving the land on the cliffs from future development, they plan to keep it mostly as is to create the area’s first Organic Agricultural Park with gardens and public walking trails, quoted from Grindtv.com.