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Denpasar Mayor Wants To Vaccinate Expats For Free In Sanur For Green Zone Preparation

To make Sanur a Green Zone, all residents will be vaccinated, said Denpasar Mayor IGN Jaya Negara. This includes those who have Denpasar ID cards or work/live in Sanur. His party is considering extending the vaccine program to expats as well.  The Mayor said he plans to accelerate the green zone program that was initiated …

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Bali Police Urge Judges to Increase Sentencing for Drug Possession

Bali Police opposed court conduct regarding the sentencing of foreigners accused of drug possession, stating that they were too lenient.  The Head of Denpasar Police Department, Kombes Pol Jansen Avitus Pandjaitan protested the panel of judges for light verdicts recently given to expats in relation to narcotics cases. That statement was directed to the Denpasar …

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Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident in Denpasar

A 47-year-old man named Kasiono from East Java has died after crashing his motorbike into a parked truck in Denpasar. The Head of Denpasar Public Relation Police Officer, Iptu Ketut Sukadi explained that the incident occurred on Thursday (25/2). Kasiono was riding a Honda PCX when he crashed into the back of a truck that was parked on Jalan Cargo, Denpasar.

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Bali Stops Hotel Quarantine For Patients Without Symptoms

The Bali provincial government has stopped facilitating hotel quarantine options for asymptomatic COVID-19 patients due to budgeting constraints. Denpasar Mayor, I Made Toya, confirmed that the decision was made due to financial restraints of account of the National Disaster Management Agency (BNPB), the institution responsible for financing the program.

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Video Of Expat Confronting Bali Officer After Violating Health Protocols

A video of a female expat confronting a police officer after violating multiple rules has gone viral on social media. The Russian national was noticed by traffic police as she was riding her motorbike without a helmet or facemask on public roads. Read Today’s Breaking News Headlines In Bali For the latest Bali News & …

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Florists Lose Business On Valentine’s Day Due To Partial Lockdown In Bali

Florists in Denpasar this Valentine’s Day saw a significant drop in business in comparison to last year. Due to the 9:00 pm curfew posed by the partial lockdown, flower shops were required to close operations earlier than they hoped. Read Today’s Breaking News Headlines In Bali For the latest Bali News & Debate Join our Facebook …

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Collapsed Tree Blocks Road Access Between Denpasar And Gilimanuk

“Numerous natural disasters have occurred in several areas of Tabanan District since the beginning of this year. The most dangerous areas are Baturiti and Pupuan because the land on the mountain is unstable so landslides could happen at any time. I’ve warned them to stay alert” Widiatmika concluded. Read Today’s Breaking News Headlines In Bali …

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Local Man’s Message To Gov’t Goes Viral In Bali

A video of a local from Denpasar went viral after he questioned the government on a loudspeaker in the middle of an intersection. President Joko Widodo has recently stated that the partial lockdown currently implemented in Java and Bali is deemed ineffective in reducing COVID-19 cases in the regions, especially Bali.

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Government To Provide Food Aid For Covid-19 Patients in Bali

The adverse effects of the COVID-19 pandemic have crippled the tourism sector of Bali, increased unemployment rates, and caused a partial lockdown devastating local businesses. The government of Denpasar has stepped in to provide some form of relief to its residents. (Image: ©The Bali Sun – I Wayan Yaika) The Denpasar municipal government plans to …

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