Monday, January 4, 2010
Bali Update January 2010
Om Swastiastu ...
On New Year's Eve, Indonesia's much loved and very colorful 4th President - Abdurrahman Wahid – died.
Tune Hotels speaks up in this week's edition, responding to claims of unfair competition and pollution of the environment.
A caution of a coming terror attack for Bali flashed around the world on New Year's Eve. It proved to be a false alarm on several levels. Read our editorial to find out what happened and why it should never be allowed to happen again.
In less than 5 days after the brutal murder of a Japanese woman in Kuta, Bali police make two arrests proving once again the ability of local law enforcement to bring criminal to justice.
In other news: four cabinet ministers spend working holidays over New Year's in Bali; the Holiday Inn Baruna Resorts creates closer relations with its neighbors; ASITA calls for more direct flight access between Bali and Europe; Southeast Sulawesi opens a tourism information office in Bali and another call for preserving Bali's agricultural lands.
Just some of the stories in this New Year's edition of Bali Update.
For the full report go to: http://www.balidiscovery.com/update/update695.asp
Om Çanti Çanti Çanti Om ...
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