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Wednesday Apr 16 | Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Online shopping in Indonesia seen to grow by 40%

Indonesians shop online mostly to buy fashion, cosmetic and electronic products; airline tickets, and tour packages, according to a survey conducted by Visa Worldwide Indonesia.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Skift

Bali Encouraged to Use Tourism as Means to Cultural Preservation

It's up to Bali whether tourism will ruin everything beautiful about its culture and location or whether it will be an economic engine that empowers its people unlike any other industry on the island.

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Stranger in Paradise

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About thirty years ago, while researching a book on Balinese architecture, I stumbled upon a late 19th century Dutch lithograph of a distinctly Balinese-looking temple on the banks of a broad river in the West Javanese regency of Banten.

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Malaysian National News Agency

AirAsia Introduces 3 New International Routes From Johor Baharu Hub

KUALA LUMPUR, April 14 -- AirAsia has introduced three new international routes from its hub in Johor Baharu, connecting the southern region to Yogyakarta and Lombok in Indonesia, and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam, to provide the Johor Baharu community with more destination choices for travel.

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Related Topix: Indonesia, World News, Malaysia, Asia Travel, Travel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Travel, Malaysia Travel, Vietnam, Vietnam Travel, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam Travel

Fri Apr 11, 2014

BellaOnline

Exploring Yogyakarta, the Javanese High culture

People also call it Jogja for short, is one of the most tourist destinations located in the southern part of Central Java, Indonesia.

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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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The Nation

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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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Hereford Times

Exclusive: Hereford Cargill worker scoops 1million on Euromillions raffle

A FORMER Cargill worker has booked himself a one-way ticket around the world - after scooping A 1million on the Euromillions raffle.

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Asia News Network

JAKARTA: Amid controversy, first Indonesian presidential plane arrives

Indonesia's first presidential aircraft finally arrived at Halim Perdanakusuma Air Force Base in Jakarta on Thursday after years of controversy and delays since its procurement in 2009.

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Related Topix: Indonesia, Southeast Asia, World News, Asia Travel, Travel, US Military, US Air Force, Civil Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing Business Jet, Boeing BBJ2

The Star Online

'Pasola' festival: Where Sumba island horsemen once fought to the death

Two teams of tribesmen on horseback charge at each other hurling bamboo spears in pasola , a thousand-year-old ritual on the Indonesian island of Sumba aimed at producing a prosperous rice harvest.

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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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Related Topix: Medan, Indonesia Travel, Asia Travel, World News, Indonesia, US Military, US News, US Air Force

Stranger in Paradise

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About thirty years ago, while researching a book on Balinese architecture, I stumbled upon a late 19th Century Dutch lithograph of a distinctly Balinese-looking temple on the banks of a broad river in the West Javanese regency of Banten.

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Related Topix: Indonesia, Religion, Islam, Travel, Jakarta, Indonesia Travel, Asia Travel, World News,

ABC News

Widodo begins search for coalition partners in Indonesia

The unofficial winner of Indonesia's general election has begun the process of forming coalition partners ahead of the presidential election in July.

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I-Newswire.com

Westhill Consulting Travel and Tours Jakarta Wishes Australia's Travel Warning Eased

Westhill Consulting Travel & Tours Singapore on INDONESIA has beleaguered Australia's strict warning concerning travel to the country, emphasizing it is time to lower the official advice or stop it entirely.

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Malaysian National News Agency

East Java Offers Agricultural Tourism Investment To Taiwanese

The East Java Regional Administration had promoted investment in agricultural tourism to a business delegation from Taiwan in an effort to increase cooperation between Indonesia and the region, Indonesia's Antara news agency reported.

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Wed Apr 09, 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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Asian Correspondent

Indonesia and Malaysia's love-hate relationship

The Indonesia-Malaysia relationship can be described as one of the most important bilateral relationships in Southeast Asia.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

NEWS.com.au

US car rental firms go exotic

IF a bill before the California Assembly is passed, SeaWorld San Diego would have to end its killer whale shows.

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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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Related Topix: Indonesia, Southeast Asia, World News, Australia, Oceania, Asia Travel, Surabaya, Indonesia Travel, Travel,

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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