The Legal Battle of Kuta Paradiso
The Bali Police named the owner of Kuta Paradiso Hotel suspect based on a police report filed by Tomy Winata. Both have filed lawsuits and police reports to have receivable collection rights worth US$17 million.
IT may never have occurred to Hartono Karjadi that his decision to sell 20 shares in Geria Wijaya Prestige to his brother would result in a lawsuit. The company runs Kuta Paradiso, a five-star hotel in Bali’s Kuta Beach. The 65-year-old man thought selling the shares was just a regular business act. "I am now confused. What is the problem?" Hartono told Tempo on Tuesday, last week. "I was questioned [by the police] once."
The Bali Police has n...