Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Sumatera Utara, Indonesia News

Local news for Sumatera Utara, Indonesia continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

Wednesday Aug 13 | Asia News Network

Ahok set to be Jakarta's first Chinese governor

During the recent month-long presidential election campaign, a striking banner appeared across the capital with a silhouette of candidate Prabowo Subianto in a songkok.

Comment?

Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia,

Cristiano Ronaldo Ice Bucket Challenge (Funny Version) #IceBucketChallenge

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Asia News Network

MEDAN: Indonesian governor to be questioned over second wife

The Medan City Council in North Sumatra, Indonesia plans to exercise its right of interpellation against Governor Gatot Pujo Nugroho over allegations that he has a secret second wife.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Indonesia,

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Indonesian election officials get police protection after kidnap threat

Police guards are assigned to protect Election Commission leaders and members after alleged threat of kidnapping from a Gerindra party official supporting the losing candidate in the July 9 presidential election, Indonesia's Antara news agency reported.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Indonesia,

Reuters

Indonesia Press-Siloam to open 3 new hospitals in Q4-Kontan

PT Siloam International Hospitals, Indonesia's biggest private hospital operator, plans to spend 600 billion rupiah to open three new hospitals in Medan, Kupang and Yogyakarta in the fourth quarter this year, said Corporate Secretary Budi Suharto.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Skift

The Indonesian Travel Industry Wants Its Own Government Tourism Ministry

The Indonesia Tour and Travel Agency Association has urged the Indonesian government to establish a specific tourism ministry, separate from the creative economy sector, in a bid to make the government focus on the country's tourism-sector development.

Comment?

Related Topix: Asia Travel, Indonesia Travel, Medan, Indonesia Travel, World News, Indonesia, Thailand, Laos Travel, Laos Travel

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Age

Markets Live: Consumers bounce back

Annual growth in margin lending has turned positive recently for the first time in almost four years.

Comment?

Related Topix: Indonesia, World News, THQ, Las Vegas, Video Games

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Asia News Network

MEDAN: Seven dead, 13 missing in North Sumatra boat tragedy

Seven people, mostly children, have drowned and 13 others are feared missing after a fishing boat carrying 48 people reportedly sank in Sei Kubung waters in Labuhan Batu regency, North Sumatra, late on Wednesday.

Comment?

Related Topix: Boat Disaster, Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia

Mon Jul 28, 2014

CBS News

Ramadan around the world

A Kashmiri Muslim reads the Koran, Islam's holy book, during the holy month of Ramadan at a shrine in downtown Srinagar, July 6, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Religion, Islam, World News, Indonesia, Turkey,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

International Business Times

End of Times Indicators: Japan's Mount Fuji in 'Critical State' ...

Villagers affected by the Mount Sinabung eruption earlier this year head to a polling station in Medan, Sumatra July 9, 2014.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Japan, Volcanic Eruption, Natural Disasters, Indonesia, Earthquake

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••