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Sunday Apr 13 | Bangkok Post

TLA adds two Asean cities to network

Discount airline Thai Lion Air has added Indonesian city Medan and Malaysian capital Kuala Lumpur to its growing network from its second hub of Hat Yai.

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Sunday Apr 13 | Malaysian National News Agency

Local And Foreign Media Laud Terengganu Government's Creation Of Kelah Santuary

HULU TERENGGANU, April 13 -- Local and foreign journalists laud the Terengganu government's effort of setting up a kelah sanctuary in Sungai Petang, Tasik Kenyir to protect the species.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Nation

Newsfeed

Thai Lion Air, a subsidiary of Indonesia's Lion Air, launched a thrice-weekly service yesterday connecting Medan, North Sumatra, with one of the main gateways in southern Thailand, Hat Yai.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Asia News Network

MEDAN: Unauthorised foreign aircraft grounded in Indonesia

A foreign aircraft was forced to land Thursday by two Indonesian Air Force fighter jets at the Soewondo Airbase in Medan, North Sumatra, after the plane entered Indonesian airspace without authorisation.

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AlertNet

Indonesia: Vacancy Announcement for EPR Assistant

In 2013, WFP restructured its support to BNPB and provincial Disaster Management agencies on activities related to Emergency Logistics Preparedness including: Training on Emergency Logistics; Logistics Capacity Assessments in select disaster-prone provinces; Provision of Emergency Response Equipment; Support to BNPBs Data Center, platform for the ... (more)

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The Nation

The Heat is on with the Indonesian Elections

Resident vote at a polling station with a backdrop featuring Messi, soccer player of FC Barcelona, in Medan, Indonesia, on April 9. Unofficial projections by the influential Kompas newspaper during the late afternoon of 9 April have indicated that the main opposition party, the PDI-P has secured around 19.67% of the popular votes for the House of ... (more)

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Opinion

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Garuda, Sriwijaya to open new routes

National flag carrier Garuda Indonesia and privately owned Sriwijaya Air are due to open new international and domestic routes in the second quarter of this year in a bid to tap into the growing demand for air travel.

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AVHerald

Sriwijaya B735 at Padang on Mar 27th 2013, runway excursion

Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee released their final report concluding: The Pilot in Command had partially missed of the 3 levels of the Situational Awareness and most likely contributed to the disobeying in some limitations of ground manoeuvring.

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Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Indian Express

MH370: stories of that day

One morning, many stories. The three women woke before sunrise that day, leaving their hotel while it was still dark and boarding a small plane in Kathmandu, Nepal, for a look at the Mount Everest.

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MySanAntonio.com

Ocean garbage frustrates search for Flight 370

In this file imagery taken by the Thaichote satellite on March 24, 2014 and released March 27, 2014 by Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency , a part of about 300 objects floating in the Indian Ocean near the search area for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner are shown.

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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Asia News Network

Medan, North Sumatra: Indonesia Polls: Line-up of female candidates a cosmetic move?

A sexy 25-year old model running for a national parliamentary seat and a 24-year-old former flight stewardess-cum-beauty pageant contestant running for a local assembly seat in Aceh are among the slate of female candidates for the elections on April 9. Their parties are banking on their celebrity status and good looks to get votes, never mind that ... (more)

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Sat Mar 29, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Black box detector to join Malaysian jet search

A Royal New Zealand Air Force crew member looks into the southern Indian Ocean from a P-3K2 Orion aircraft searches for missing Malaysian Airlines flight 370, Saturday, March 29, 2014.

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The Modesto Bee

Flight 370: Stories of that final day

The three women woke before sunrise that day, leaving their hotel while it was still dark and boarding a small plane in Katmandu, Nepal, for a look at Mount Everest.

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The Modesto Bee

A look at some passengers on Flight 370

In this Tuesday, March 25, 2014 file photo, a relative holds family portraits of Sugianto Lo, who was onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, with his wife Vinny, in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia.

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Fri Mar 28, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Indonesian Political Campaign Not Merry Without Entertainment

With the 2014 Parliamentary General Election due next month, political parties in Indonesia are racing to attract the support of the people.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

Asia News Network

MEDAN: Indonesia launches new airport

President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono officially inaugurated on Thursday the Kuala Namu International Airport in Deli Serdang regency, near Medan, North Sumatra.

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CNN

More objects spotted by satellite in Flight 370 hunt

But it will be at least Friday before planes can try to find the materials -- rough weather in the remote spot is once again hindering search efforts.

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Wed Mar 26, 2014

PR-inside.com

Indonesia tourism market: Inbound tourist volumes grew 3.2% between 2008-12

Inbound tourist volumes expanded at a CAGR of 3.20% during the review period, and are expected to record marginal growth over the forecast period at a CAGR of 1.29%.

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CNN

Ping locator also assisting

"My heart can't handle it. I don't want to hurt my children," the Chinese woman told CNN Wednesday as she waited in Kuala Lumpur for evidence about what happened to her husband and the 238 others who were aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Yahoo!

Families set to arrive in Perth

Grief: Yenny, the sister of Sugianto Lo who was aboard MH370, weeps on the couch as she watches a news update on the search at the family residence in Medan, Indonesia.

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