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A New Zealand Expat Was Seriously Injured After Getting Assaulted In Bali

A man with initials JMJN from New Zealand has been rushed to the hospital after getting assaulted in Canggu. The Head of the North Kuta Criminal Investigation Bureau, Iptu I Made Purwantara confirmed that a fellow expat with initials YEY (aged 25) was arrested after assaulting JMJN on Saturday evening (16/10) in Canggu, North Kuta. …

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Married Twice In Bali, Canadian Man Deported For Overstaying

A Canadian national with initials YB has been deported by Immigration Officers for overstaying in Bali. The Head of the Singaraja Immigration Office Class II, Nanang Mustofa confirmed that YB was deported through the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Jakarta on Saturday (2/10) for violating Indonesian Immigration rules. “The expat who has married local women twice …

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Two Nationals Deported For Violating Several Laws While Staying In Bali

Two African nationals have been deported for violating several Indonesian laws during their stay in Bali. The Head of the Bali Law and Human Rights Minister, Jamaruli Manihuruk confirmed that two African nationals who were identified as Ernest Okechukwu Okanya from Nigeria and Soulaymane Konate from Cote d’Ivoire were officially deported by the Immigration office …

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Hundreds Of Australians Take Repatriation Flight Home After Losing Their Businesses In Bali

Hundreds of Australian nationals have been transported back to their home country with a repatriation flight from Bali. The Stakeholder Relation Manager of Angkasa Pura I for Bali Ngurah Rai Airport, Taufan Yudhistira confirmed that around 200 Australian nationals were scheduled to go back home through Bali’s Airport on Saturday (18/9). “Over 200 expats from …

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Turkish Men Who Skimmed Bali ATMs Potentially Face 7 Years Imprisonment

  Two Turkish nationals who have been detained for skimming ATM machines in Bali will potentially face 7 years of imprisonment. A 31-year-old man named Emrah Kilivan and a 24-year-old man named Abdullah Erkam Mercan attended their virtual trial on Tuesday (31/8) and accepted the prosecutor’s charges without any exceptions. The prosecutor, Ida Ayu Ketut Sulasmi …

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Local Bali Woman Allegedly Assaulted And Extorted By An Expat

A local woman with initials BWS from Banduny, West Java has filed a report after allegedly being assaulted by an expat in Canggu, North Kuta.     The Head of the North Kuta Criminal Investigation Bureau, Iptu I Made Purwantara confirmed that BWS has filed a report to the police department after being extorted and assaulted by …

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Bali Expat Clubhouse Owner Arrested After Hosting Party

    A man named Dave Michael Moore from New Zealand has been arrested after hosting a drug party in Sanur.  According to information from a witness who prefers to remain anonymous, the man who has been running Sanur Clubhouse was arrested along with his Australian partner, Dean Rearden from Moore’s house that is located in Sanur. …

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A Video Of A Bali Expat Who Bought And Released Caged Birds Has Gone Viral

  A video of an expat who has been buying caged birds to release them has gone viral on social media.  One of the bird shops that is located in the Ubud area has been regularly visited by a foregin national who  bought dozens of birds in order to release them in the wild. The act …

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Tanzanian Nationals Detained By Bali Immigration

   28-year-old woman, Glory Pius Nanai from Tanzania has been detained by authorities for overstaying in Bali. The Head of the Bali Law and Human Rights Minister, Jamaruli Manihuruk confirmed that Nanai was detained along with her 5-month-old baby. They were detained for overstaying in Bali without permission for more than 60 days after her visa …

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Two Expats With Strange Behavior Spotted In Kuta

    Two foreign nationals with strange behavior have been spotted by the local community in the Kuta area. An official from Legian, Kuta detained an expat woman who was angry and disturbing locals on Jalan Raya Legian on Tuesday morning (17/8) around 7:00am. The Deputy Chief of Kuta Public Civil Officer, AA Putu Subawa confirmed that …

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Authorities Appreciate Australian Man Who Has Regularly Fed Locals In Bali During The Pandemic

 An Australian national named Sim has become locally famous after regularly handing out free packages of rice in Bali since Covid-19 struck in 2020.     The Head of the Kuta Police Department, Kompol I Nyoman Gatra appreciates the acts of kindness that Sim has been doing by feeding so many people who live in the Kuta …

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Danish National Deported After A Month Of Staying In Bali Mental Hospital

A 30-year-old man from Denmark has been deported after staying in a Bali mental hospital for over a month. The Head of Bali Law and Human Rights Minister, Jamaruli Mnihuruk confirmed that the man was finally deported after violating several different rules of the Indonesian immigration policy. “The man was finally deported by an authority …

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