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  1. Five airlines eye Malacca as regional hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Star Online

    MALACCA: Five airlines are keen to turn Malacca International Airport into their regional hub, operating flights to domestic and international routes. State Transportation and Project RehaA bilitation Committee chairman Datuk Lim Ban Hong said the airlines - three from Indonesia and two from Malaysia - were keen to start as soon as possible.

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  2. Indonesia to hold int'l amateur boxing championshipRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Xinhuanet

    Indonesia is scheduled to hold an international amateur boxing championship called President Cup from April 19 to 25 in the capital of South Sumatra province, Palembang, an organizing committee official said on Monday. Boxers already registered to vie in the championship sanctioned by international boxing association of AIBA were among others from Australia, Bangladesh, Russia, South Korea, Japan, Egypt, Bhutan, Malaysia, Nepal, the Philippines, Thailand, India, Sri Lanka and Myanmar, President Cup Organizing Committee Deputy Chief Sulfa Ganie said in Palembang.

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  3. Cheng Ho Maritime Sea Route InauguratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Marine News

    Indonesia's Coordinating Maritime Affairs Minister Indroyono Soesilo inaugurated on Saturday the Cheng Ho sea route package aimed at attracting mainly Chinese tourists. The tourism route is named "The Cheng Ho Sea Route: Archipelagic Sailing" after the legendary Chinese admiral, a Muslim eunuch from the Ming Dynasty who led voyages to Southeast Asia, South Asia, the Middle East and East Africa between 1405 and 1433.

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  4. Indonesian parliament supports imposing sanctions on ArmeniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb.20 By Seba Aghayeva Trend: Indonesian parliament intends to call on the country's government to impose political and economic sanctions on Armenia, Deputy Chairman of the People's Consultative Assembly of Indonesia Hidayat Nur Wahid said, Azerbaijani embassy in Indonesia told Trend. He made the remarks during a meeting with Azerbaijani ambassador to Indonesia Tamerlan Garayev.

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  5. Death row convicts transfer delayedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Independent.ie

    Australian drug traffickers on death row Myuran Sukumaran, left, and Andrew Chan during their trial in Bali in 2006 The authorities said the delay was due to technical problems and to allow the two Australians among them to spend more time with their families. They include Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of a group of nine Australians arrested in 2005 for attempting to smuggle 18.3lbs of heroin to Australia from the Indonesian resort island of Bali.

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  6. Indonesia postpones transfer of drug convicts for executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Sun-Star

    Indonesia has postponed the transfer of six convicted drug smugglers, including five foreigners, to a prison island for execution due to technical problems and to allow the two Australians among them to spend more time with their families, an official said Tuesday. They are among eight convicts who are facing imminent execution despite international appeals for clemency.

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  7. Australians on Indonesia death row given more timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | CBS News

    Indonesia has postponed the transfer of six convicted drug smugglers, including five foreigners, to a prison island for execution due to technical problems and to allow the two Australians among them to spend more time with their families, an official said Tuesday. They are among eight convicts who are facing imminent execution despite international appeals for clemency.

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  8. The nine other prisoners who may be executed along with Andrew Chan and Myuran SukumaranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The families of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran have been given extra time to spend with the men before they face execution. Convicted drug smugglers Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran may not be alone if their execution goes ahead in Indonesia later this month.

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  9. New Market Research Report: PT Resource Alam Indonesia Tbk (KKGI) -...Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | PR-inside.com

    The company develops, explores, produces and sells coal properties in Indonesia. Its coal mining operations are located in the Indonesian Island of Kalimantan.

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  10. SEA Games football squad will start training in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: The national Under-23 football team will start cracking the whip for the Singapore SEA Games in March. While acknowledging that it wasn't the ideal preparation, head coach Datuk Ong Kim Swee has pledged to do his best to get his charges ready for the Games, to be held from June 5-16.

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  11. Bowler Alex still going strong at 39Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Star Online

    Alex Liew sharing a light moment with 17-year-old Rafiq Ismail in the Incheon Asian Games last September. That's the adage Alex Liew believes in, otherwise he wouldn't still be an active and valuable member of the national elite bowling team at the age of 39. And Alex is adamant that he can still deliver in the alley although coaching is an option ... for another time.

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  12. Amit heads strong Pinay cast in SEAG billiardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Billiards ace Rubilen Amit will seek to continue her medal-winning streak in the Southeast Asian Games when she spearheads the Philippine women's pool team that will gun for glory in the 2015 edition in Singapore. Amit, the first Filipina to win the world title, has been consistently landing in the podium in the biennial meet since her debut in 2005, capturing the gold five times already and snaring two silvers and the same number of bronzes.

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  13. Future football stars might come from Frenz International CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | The Star Online

    Whether there will be another batch of superstars like Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi or Neymar ... is left to be seen. But Frenz United technical advisor Steve McMahon strongly believes that a future star could be discovered from the Under-18 tournament.

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  14. ASEAN University Games stint a boost to AteneoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    For the Ateneo Lady Eagles, their stint in the recent ASEAN University Games has been a huge boost to them so far. The Lady Eagles represented the country in the recent Games in Palembang, Indonesia last December, and made it to the medal round where they crushed Malaysia in three sets to win the bronze.

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  15. AirAsia flight QZ8501: Air steward Oscar Desano laid to restRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Straits Times

    Air steward Oscar Desano, one of the victims of AirAsia flight QZ8501, was laid to rest at a cemetery in his hometown of Bayat, in Klaten regency, on Wednesday. His body was taken to his hometown shortly after it arrived at Adi Soemarmo International Airport, Surakarta, Central Java, on Wednesday morning.

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  16. An explosive final set in Palembang for Frenz International CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Star Online

    PALEMBANG: The 2015 Frenz International Cup Under-18 final will showcase an explosive, yet "beautiful", derby between two of South America's best sides Argentina's Estudiantes and Brazil's Internacional. The physical and hard-running game of the Brazilians against the attacking flair of the Argentinians is sure to set the stage on fire at the Gelora Sriwijaya Stadium in Jakabaring today .

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  17. Young Reds edged out by ValenciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Liverpool FC

    There was frustration for Liverpool U18s after they were edged out 2-1 by Valencia in the quarter-finals of the Frenz International Cup on Saturday. Neil Critchley's side gave a very good account of themselves and can count themselves unlucky in having a stoppage time goal ruled out for offside when television replays suggested it was the wrong decision.

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  18. Frenz United Indonesia in for torrid quarter-final matchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | The Star Online

    SC Internacional's Ronald Santanna Rodrigues celebrates on his knees after scoring against Valencia CF in the Frenz International Group B match in Palembang recently. The Indonesian side, comprising 14 Indonesians, seven Malaysians and three Iranians, had better shore up their backline as they will face a physical and attack-minded SC Internacional of Brazil in the quarter-finals of the Frenz International Cup Under-18 football tournament at the Gelora Sriwijaya Stadium in Jakabaring here on Saturday.

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    Jan 9, 2015 | Stranger in Paradise

    The island of Nusa Penida, the largest of the three-island Nusa group off Bali's south coast, was once known as Bandit Island because of its use as a penal colony during the early decades of Dutch colonial rule. In reality, it is a bit like Australia - a fascinating mix of tribal and introduced cultures - immigrants from Bali having established settlements there for the last thousand years, blending in with the existing Bali Mula Bali villages.

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  20. Valencia through to Frenz International Cup quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Star Online

    PALEMBANG: Valencia are the last team to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Frenz International Cup Under-18 tournament. The Spanish side will join Group B winners SC Internacional in the last eight of the competition after edging Chonburi of Thailand 1-0 in the final preliminary round match at the Gelora Sriwijaya Stadium in Jakabaring here.

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