Monday, September 28, 2009
Om Swastiastu ...
Is Bali at its Last Resort? Read about a new US$100 Million project taking shape in South Bali.
Other top news stories include a debt to share swap between Mandiri Bank and Garuda; pointed criticism against North Bali tourism officials for poor promotion of ‘Sail Indonesia;’ complaints from Bali tax officials that sales and rental prices are being underreported; an official notice to mariners to ‘do things right;’ and the government moves forward on its pledge of free education K-12.
Badung officials are getting frustrated with a new hotel operator in Bali demanding that the Sara Residence be closed until all licenses are in hand. Bali has temporarily run out of rabies vaccine. Security and more CCTV cameras have been added at Tanah Lot temple site. And, the Melia Bali adopts an orphanage in West Bali.
Mark your calendars for an evening with the world’s finest champagnes at the Mozaic Restaurant in Ubud October 2nd; a husband-wife show of paintings and jewelry from 5 November - 7 December at the Ganesha Galery; and a rare performance of Bach’s D Minor Partita at the Ubud Writers and Readers Festival on October 7th.
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Om Çanti Çanti Çanti Om ...
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