Officials launch another ‘We Love Bali’ program to promote tourism amid COVID-19 pandemic
In the latest bid to revive the local economy and tourism sector in Bali, government officials yesterday announced an upcoming program aimed at raising awareness on health protocols and promoting the popular holiday destination, titled “We Love Bali.
Jerinx says he’s willing to delete his social media accounts if his detainment gets suspended
The trial of I Gede Ari Astina, who is more popularly known as Jerinx, continued virtually yesterday, with the defendant using the occasion to say he’s willing to delete his social media accounts in the hopes that he could be granted suspension of detainment.
Overheard in Canggu: Incident reporting app aims to raise safety awareness in community
The Overheard fad certainly did not miss Bali, and since earlier this year, Instagram account @overheard_in_canggu has been providing us with entertaining snippets of conversations heard by passersby in the popular spot of Canggu.
Indonesian influencers get flak for traveling to Labuan Bajo amid pandemic
Is it a good idea to travel for leisure within Indonesia amid the pandemic? One might dare say yes, if we’re solely judging by the slew of social media posts from many Indonesian influencers and celebrities who have been sharing their recent travels, be it to Bali or elsewhere in the country.
Bali authorities nab thousands of COVID-19 protocol violators
Authorities in Bali said thousands of people have been caught violating health protocols, with hundreds subjected to individual fines, as officials step up efforts to curb coronavirus transmissions.
In a joint operation conducted between Sept.
Bali adds stricter screening measures for visitors
Bali will remain open to domestic tourism for the time being, as officials announce stricter screening measures for incoming visitors following a surge in COVID-19 cases on the island.
“I don’t think we would want to open Bali for tourism without limits […] So we will be placing limitations,” Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Pandjaitan said on Friday.