Bali tourism - updates

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Bali eyes September reopening for foreign tourists

Jul 06, 2020 - 8:43 PM

The island will reopen beaches, temples, and other tourism spots for domestic visitors by the end of July and welcome foreign holidaymakers from September 11

REOPENING. In this file photo, a Balinese security employee stand on a deserted beach amid the COVID-19 pandemic, in Kuta near Denpasar on Indonesia's resort island of Bali on May 29, 2020. File photo by Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP

Bali prays as virus hits tourism on Island of the Gods

Mar 02, 2020 - 8:20 PM

In Bali, some China-focused businesses are forced to shut down and others say they're on the brink of bankruptcy

This picture taken on February 19, 2020 shows Balinese people praying during the Galungan holiday at Jagatnata temple in Denpasar, Indonesia's resort island of Bali. - Bali's Galungan festival celebrates the triumph of good over evil, but a new enemy is threatening that cosmic balance -- coronavirus. At a temple in Bali's capital Denpasar, many faithful at the annual event hoped incense-and-flower offerings would help the Hindu island get back on its feet after a drastic slump in Chinese visitors hammered the key tourism sector. (Photo by SONNY TUMBELAKA / AFP) / TO GO WITH AFP STORY CHINA-HEALTH-VIRUS-TOURISM-INDONESIA-BALI,FOCUS BY PETER BRIEGER AND AGNES ANYA

Evacuation centers, hotels fill up as Bali eruption looms

Nov 28, 2017 - 3:52 PM

Stranded tourists hunt for accommodation while frightened villagers living in Mount Agung's shadow make their way to more than 200 evacuation centers as the mountain gushes smoke and ash

RUMBLING. A general view shows Mount Agung erupting seen from Kubu sub-district in Karangasem Regency on Indonesia's resort island of Bali on November 28, 2017. Sonny Tumbelaka/AFP

Bali tourist boat blast kills 2 foreigners, injures 18

Sep 15, 2016 - 1:14 PM

3rd UPDATE It appears to be an accident with the explosion occurring in the fuel tank The bomb squad was initially deployed to the scene but authorities quickly rule out an attack

Hubungan cinta dan benci antara Indonesia-Australia

Feb 16, 2015 - 8:52 AM

Partai Seks Australia mengajak warga negeri Kanguru memboikot pariwisata di Bali tapi tak semua anggotanya setuju Lalu bagaimana love and hate relationship antara Indonesia Australia selama ini?

Bali berharap Presiden Jokowi tolak reklamasi Teluk Benoa

Nov 25, 2014 - 5:58 PM

Reklamasi Teluk Benoa bisa ubah garis pantai sehingga ancam kelangsungan hidup biota laut Sumber penghidupan masyarakat sekitar juga akan hilang

Lukisan karya seniman Bali yang menggambarkan Teluk Benoa. Sejumlah aktifis dan seniman di Bali menolak rencana pemerintah yang mengizinkan investor untuk mereklamasi Teluk Benoa. Foto oleh

Menjual Bali

Sep 19, 2014 - 4:24 PM

Proyek reklamasi Teluk Benoa ditentang masyarakat Bali yang akan mengalami dampak bencana langsung Munculnya gerakan Bali Tolak Reklamasi Teluk Benoa adalah usaha melawan kerusakan ekologis dan bencana kemanusiaan

AKSI BENOA. Sejumlah warga Bali menolak rencana reklamasi seluas 838 hektar di Teluk Benoa untuk alasan pariwisata. Foto oleh