The Indonesian holiday island of Bali is already struggling with a huge drop in tourism because of the pandemic. Now, a proposed ban on alcohol could deliver a hammer blow.
James Massola is south-east Asia correspondent based in Jakarta. He was previously chief political correspondent, based in Canberra. He has been a Walkley and Quills finalist on three occasions, won a Kennedy Award for outstanding foreign correspondent and is the author of The Great Cave Rescue.
Handwritten menus and fewer beverages on a Sydney-Denpasar flight started a saga that hasn't yet ended.