Bali Covid-19 Endemic Phase, Finally!

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Bali Covid-19 endemic phase as stated by Bali Governor Wayan Koster that the Island of Gods is witnessing a shift in phases from a pandemic to an endemic based on recent COVID-19 cases and vaccination rates. “Seeing curve patterns from 2020 and 2021 and currently 2022, I think from the development aspect between past patterns […]

1st Omicron Patients Infected after Bali’s vacation; Fact checks!

Omicron Awareness

It’s the holiday surprise no one wants: We are now well into yet another surge of COVID-19 cases, thanks to the new omicron variant. This unwelcome news comes almost two years into the pandemic, and after the delta variant spread throughout the country, leading to high case levels that are now getting even higher. “This […]

How Can Healthcare Workers In Indonesia Survived ?

Indonesian healthcare workers survive the pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected the healthcare sector in Southeast Asia’s largest economy, Indonesia. Meanwhile in Singapore about 1,500 healthcare workers resigned in the first half of 2021, compared to about 2,000 annually pre-pandemic, Senior Minister of State for Health Janil Puthucheary said in Parliament on Monday (Nov 1). One of the most devastating […]

New Rules on Back to School in The Pandemic

Education has been hit hard. Students, schools, colleges and universities have been deeply impacted since Covid-19 outbreak in late December 2019. It has wreaked havoc across the world and like any critical sector. According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), over 800 million learners from around the world have been affected, […]


With millions of foreign tourists visiting each year, most Balinese rely on income from the tourism sector. Covid19 outbreak is making Bali’s tourism, especially on the economic side, in the verge of collapse. After the Indonesian Minister of Foreign Affairs announced a travel ban in March which meant that only Indonesian citizens, diplomats and family […]

What travelers should do to survive in Bali on covid-19 outbreak?

We as travelers would never wish that we would being stuck in foreign country even though the country itself so being called paradise. Surely none of us have ever wanted to get stuck in another country, let alone experience a pandemic in our lifetime. But here we are battling one of the worst coronavirus strains […]

COVID-19 Rapid Test and Where to Get the Test While You in Bali

The World Health Organization (WHO) currently recommend COVID-19 diagnosis by molecular tests which detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus RNA. However, these tests require well-equipped laboratory facilities, highly skilled technologists and multiple reagents. Currently, infrastructure limitations and supply shortages are limiting testing capacity below the growing demand for COVID19 diagnostics across Indonesia. Therefore, access to reliable rapid […]

Bali Travelers & Expats, Be Wise as the Coronavirus Arise

Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans. Coronaviruses are zoonotic, meaning they are […]