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13 hrs ago | Sun-Star

FDA: Illegal food supplement alive in Mindanao

MINDANAO continues to be a common destination for a food supplement product already found illegal by the Food and Drug Administration .

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Indonesia, World News

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Straits Times

Police shoot tear gas in Indonesia's "Dolly" sex district

Indonesian police arrest a protester during a raid by police and military personnel to shut down Surabaya's red light district, popularly known as "Dolly", on the eve of the Eid al-Fitr festival on July 27, 2014.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Washington Post

Coffee Growers in Vietnam Seen Reaping Bigger Crop on Yields

Coffee farmers in Vietnam, the world's top grower of robusta beans, are forecast to gather a record crop in the 12 months from October 2015 as they improve cultivation methods and replace old trees with new varieties.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, World News, Indonesia, Science / Technology

Anna.aero

Fast-growing Lion Air close to offering 1m seats per week

Frequency is king of the LCC jungle. Lion Air operates nearly 90 city pairs, of which close to 40 routes are operated with at least triple daily level of service , including Jakarta to Bali .

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia,

Tue Jul 22, 2014

International Business Times

Leading Medical Journal Lancet Supports Decriminalisation of Prostitution to Cut HIV Toll

Law enforcement agencies and moralists would surely disagree with the proposal to decriminalise prostitution, which got a major support from a credible publication.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Indonesia's Prabowo won't accept poll result, says party

The party of Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto on Sunday said he will not accept the official election result, claiming there was evidence of electoral cheating.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Asia News Network

SURABAYA: Indonesian shipyard teams up with foreign firms to expand

State-owned shipyard PT PAL Indonesia plans to increase its production capacity by cooperating with foreign shipyards, including those in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, and Hong Kong.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Tech-savvy Indonesians monitor vote count in disputed poll

Tech-savvy Indonesians are acting as watchdogs following last week's disputed election, using social media and apps to ensure an honest count as both sides accuse the other of trying to rig the outcome.

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Reuters

RPT-Fitch Rates Pakuwon's USD Notes 'B+/RR4'

Fitch Ratings has assigned PT Pakuwon Jati Tbk's tap of up to approximately USD30m of its US dollar senior unsecured notes a rating of 'B+', with a Recovery Rating of 'RR4'.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Stranger in Paradise

In the Shadow of the APEC Billboards

Yesterday, at the tooth-filing of a Balinese friend's children, one of the participants - a teenage boy with a barbed wire tattoo around his neck - chucked a major crossed arm 'narsis' on the ceremonial bed .

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Daily Kos

Singgasana Hotels & Resorts

Singgasana Hotels & Resorts is a hospitality management company with deluxe and first class hotels, residences, a golf course and an international convention center in key destinations in Indonesia namely Jakarta, Bali, Surabaya, Makassar and Lombok.

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The Nation

After election Indonesia braces for next big battle

Indonesian presidential candidate from the Indonesia Democratic Party for Struggle Joko Widodo addresses supporters during a meeting in Surabaya, Indonesia, 14 July 2014.//EPA/FULLY HANDOKO An inconclusive presidential election reflects the new uncertainty in Indonesia.

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Related Topix: Indonesia, World News, Opinion

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Time

Ramadan, Day 18: What Is Faith?

A Muslim man reads the Quran as he waits for the breaking of the fast during Ramadan on July 13, 2014 in Surabaya, Indonesia.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Uzbekistan, World News, Ramadan, Indonesia, Princeton University, Opinion

Mon Jul 14, 2014

4 Hoteliers

Tune Hotel Surabaya opened.

The 156-room Tune Hotel Surabaya opened this week taking the company's operating hotel room count to 1,063 with six other Tune Hotels in Pasar Baru , Pekanbaru , Solo , Bekasi , Palembang and Makassar with 144 rooms.

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US News & World Report

Photos: Muslims Mark Holy Month of Ramadan

A young Bahraini boy reads the Quran, Islam's holy book, Sunday during the holy fasting month of Ramadan at a mosque near Manama, Bahrain.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Bahrain, World News, Middle East, Religion, Islam, Fasting, Health, Indonesia,

TEFL.com

Indonesia: EFL Teacher

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Stranger in Paradise

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Despite alarming signs that Bali Tourism in bursting at the seams, Jakartans still flock here.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Stranger in Paradise

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Despite alarming signs that Bali Tourism in bursting at the seams, Jakartans still flock here.

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Stranger in Paradise

Love Atcherly

Radical Indonesian left-wingers - inspired, no doubt, by the poetry of that old champagne socialist W.S. Rendra - have started complaining about Kuta being called 'Little Aussie'.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Indonesia mudflow victims hope new president can press for compensation

Eight years on, thousands of people affected by the Lapindo mudflow in Indonesia's East Java province have yet to receive any compensation.

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Related Topix: Mudflow, Natural Disasters, Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia,

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