Wed, 06 Feb 2019 18:03
British woman jailed for slapping Bali immigration officer
Denpasar, Indonesia - A British woman was handed a six-month jail term Wednesday for slapping an immigration officer in Bali after she missed her flight because of an expired tourist visa.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 18:02
Pilot arrested for allegedly stealing watch at Bali airport
The Bali Police have arrested a Wings Air pilot identified only as PS, 30, for allegedly stealing a watch from a duty-free shop at I Gusti Ngurah Rai International Airport in Bali.
Wed, 02 Jan 2019 14:44
Sepinggan Airport's first passengers of 2019 arrive to surprise
JAKARTA - Passengers of the first arrival of 2019 at Sepinggan Airport in Balikpapan, East Kalimantan, were delighted by a surprise when waiting for their luggage.
Sun, 30 Dec 2018 14:38
Urgent : Mount Agung erupts again
Mount Agung in Karangasem regency, Bali, erupted again early on Sunday, the volcano’s observatory reported
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 16:20
Bali enacts plastics ban, targeting 70 per cent reduced use in 2019
Bali has taken a big step to curb pollution in its seas, enacting a ban on troublesome single-use plastics like shopping bags, styrofoam and straws.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 15:34
A fisherman saved his life – now this traveller is returning the favour
Disillusioned by American politics and Donald Trump’s presidency, Ryan Clayton decided in April to take a break and travel through Southeast Asia for several months.
Mon, 24 Dec 2018 01:00
Brexit tests Japan’s globalist credentials
Is Brexiting Britain becoming an insular, inward-looking country? The answer is debatable, as Brexiteers are trumpeting a “global Britain”.
Mon, 03 Dec 2018 11:13
SCB aims for capital increase as it reinforces position as a top-yielding hospitality REIT
Siam Commercial Bank or SCB announced on Monday that to complete the Strategic Hospitality Extendable Freehold and Leasehold Real Estate Investment Trust’s (SHREIT) first capital increase and to finance the acquisition of a leasehold interest in Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort in Indonesia and a freehold interest in Hilton Garden Inn Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, up to 410 million.
Fri, 09 Nov 2018 18:17
VARANYU CLOSES OUT WIRE-TO-WIRE VICTORY AT COMBIPHAR PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP
Bali - Thailand’s Varanyu Rattanaphiboonkij held his nerves to complete a wire-to-wire Asian Development Tour (ADT) victory for the second time this season at the US$100,000 Combiphar Players Championship on Friday.
Wed, 07 Nov 2018 19:29
VARANYU STAYS IN CHARGE AT WEATHER-DISRUPTED COMBIPHAR PLAYERS CHAMPIONSHIP
Bali - Thailand’s Varanyu Rattanaphiboonkij extended his overnight lead to four shots after posting a second straight five-under-par 67 to grab the halfway clubhouse lead at the weather-hit Combiphar Players Championship on Wednesday.
Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:13
Thailand beat by Vietnam as most globalised populous economy
Việt Nam’s trade as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) reached over 200 per cent in 2017, the highest level for any country with over 50 million people in the World Bank’s data set, which goes back to 1960.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 13:35
Urgent : Three dead, IMF summit shaken as strong quake hits Indonesia Thursday
Jakarta - An earthquake Thursday killed three people in Indonesia and rattled hotels where IMF delegates are attending a major summit, a fortnight after a quake-tsunami killed more than 2,000 elsewhere in the archipelago.
Sun, 07 Oct 2018 21:11
China-Asean Strategic Partnership sets new course for cooperation, prosperity
Today is a big day in the history of China-Asean relations. On October 8, 2003, leaders of China and Asean countries gathered in Bali, Indonesia and put their signatures to the Joint Declaration on Strategic Partnership for Peace and Prosperity. China thus became the first dialogue partner to have a strategic partnership with Asean.
Fri, 05 Oct 2018 11:59
Indonesia says 32,000 people to attend IMF-WB meetings
Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Luhut Pandjaitan has said about 32,000 people have registered for the IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings in Nusa Dua, Bali, to be held from Oct. 8 to 14.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
A pageant of royal attire
The Dusit Thani goes time travelling for a survey of how Siamese and Thai nobality dressed