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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.

Governor Issues an “Official Letter”, Cracking Down Bali Dog Meat Trade

Governor Issues an “Official Letter”, Cracking Down Bali Dog Meat Trade

To protect “the image of Bali tourism”, the Governor’s letter told his agencies to “order against the sale of dog meat because it is not inspected and guaranteed to be healthy and can potentially spread zoonotic diseases, especially rabies and other fatal dangers.”

Flat Tyre Penalty for Illegal Parking in Kuta

Flat Tyre Penalty for Illegal Parking in Kuta

Kuta’s Community Empowerment Organization (LPM) sweep the streets again to conduct their routine operation of deflating the tyres of vehicles that are parked in non-parking zones.

Gay Couple in Indonesia Face Caning for Having Sex

Gay Couple in Indonesia Face Caning for Having Sex

Marzuki, the Shariah police’s chief investigator, said Saturday that residents in a neighborhood of the provincial capital, Banda Aceh, reported the men, aged 23 and 20, to police on March 29.

Bali is Sinking in a Sea of Empty Hotel Rooms

Bali is Sinking in a Sea of Empty Hotel Rooms

With an estimated 130,000 rooms for rent every night in Bali, many of which remain empty, it should be apparent to even the most casual observer that Bali is in a critical oversupply situation.

Video to Help Those Who Confused by Traffic Flow Changes in Kuta

Video to Help Those Who Confused by Traffic Flow Changes in Kuta

A video has been uploaded by Bali Police to help those confused by massive changes in traffic flow directions for Kuta and Legian. The changes has been introduced by Bali traffic police since January. This month marked the first of the traffic flow changes trial and people seem to be quite lost. Bali Coconuts reported, […]

Register and Report Overnight Foreign Visitors

Register and Report Overnight Foreign Visitors

Via public announcements in the Bali press, Ngurah Rai Immigration Office has reminded all accommodation providers and private residence owners in Bali of their legal obligation to report the details and data of all guests, Bali Discovery reported.