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  1. Fly cheap to Jakarta this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    Garuda Indonesia Airline is offering a special rate for flights between Incheon and Jakarta for the fall season. The price for a roundtrip flight between Incheon and Jakarta comes to 560,000 won , including tax.

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  2. 5 Things To Do In Jakarta This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wall Street Journal

    What does Indonesia have in common with the tiny South American country of Suriname? Come find out on Saturday. If comics and action figures are your thing, Asia's largest pop culture convention opens this weekend, and on Sunday Jakarta hosts the closing of its weeklong Japanese cultural festival complete with live bands and Japanese dance performances.

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  3. This Normal Life: Ireland, identity and avoiding anti-SemitismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Jerusalem Post

    'Enough of this,' our 20-year-old daughter declared a few days into the trip; 'I don't see why we can't say we're Israeli. 'If anyone asks where we're from, say America, not Israel."

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  4. Immigrants become Americans at Festival of CulturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Bend Bulletin

    American flags figured prominently into the swearing-in of new U.S. citizens Saturday at the Festival of Cultures in Redmond. Nia Hartzell celebrates after repeating the oath of allegiance with her daughter, Sabria, 8, standing next to her Saturday during the swearing-in of new American citizens.

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  5. Why don't paradise women like surfing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | CNN

    It's a surfer's paradise -- but Diah Rahayu is out on her own when it comes to professional women's wave-riding in Bali. "I think my soul is already in the water.

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  6. Laura Csortan has scored your dream jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | NEWS.com.au

    THE former Miss Australia has been appointed brand ambassador for a string of luxur resorts, so naturally she needs to test them all out ... SHE'S less than a week old, but Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes' daughter already has a parody Twitter account set up and the tweets are gold. IT'S official: Laura Csortan has your dream job.

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  7. Indonesian Game Publisher Present in Essen Spiel 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Gamasutra

    That are the big dreams of Manikmaya Games, a game publisher company from Indonesia . Established in 2013, they believe, games that published by Manikmaya can bring the joy as well as their motto "Publishing Happiness".

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  8. CIMB Niaga Teams Up With Airasia Indonesia For Credit CardRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Malaysian National News Agency

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 16 -- PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk , PT Indonesia AirAsia and Think BIG Digital Sdn Bhd launched the CIMB Niaga AirAsia BIG co-branded credit card in Jakarta on Monday. The launch was officiated by President Director of CIMB Niaga, Arwin Rasyid; Group Chief Executive Officer of AirAsia, Tan Sri Tony Fernandes; CEO of AirAsia Indonesia, Sunu Widyatmoko; CEO of Think BIG Digital, Alice Goh; and President Director of Visa Worldwide Indonesia, Ellyana Fuad.

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  9. Strange But True: A Street in China Dedicated to Cellphone UsersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | International Business Times

    Mobiles have become a part of our lives and none of us can live without it whether it is just to receive calls or to send text messages. Some are addicted and cannot stay without it even for a second.

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  10. Canadian LCC WestJet adds C$25 checked bag feeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Air Transport World

    WestJet will start charging a C$25 fee for a first checked bag for flights booked starting Sept. 15 for domestic Canadian or US transborder travel from Oct. 29. The fee will not apply to those booking extra-legroom "plus" premium economy seats or to passengers purchasing a "flex" fare, which also has lower fees for changing or canceling a flight ticket.

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  11. Markets trade lower on disappointing IIP dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Express India

    Summary Nifty falls 0.9 per cent and Sensex opens 0.87 per cent as indexes hit their lowest level since Sept 1. The BSE benchmark, the Sensex was trading 200.51 points or 0.74% lower at 26,860.53 points, while the NSE's Nifty was trading 0.69% or 56.20 points lower at 8,049.30 points at 11:00 am IST. On Friday, data showed that the Index of Industrial Production rose 0.5% In July as against 3.9% in the previous month; slowest in four months.

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  12. News from around the Asia Pacific region, Sept 15.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | 4 Hoteliers

    Hotel industry and travel news from around the Asia Pacific region; this week: Cambodia wants more Chinese tourists while Vietnam increase Indonesian travelers, Golden Tulip moves to Thailand and more... Cambodia to Pull In More Chinese Travellers As China is Cambodia's second largest source market behind Vietnam and overtaking Korea this year in visitation, the country has a major waterfront project and a shopping mall in the pipeline to brand itself as a destination with more attractions. Besides the Angkor Wat, it is announced that the Cambodian Ministry of Tourism will promote Phnom Penh and its surroundings, ecotourism in the North-eastern regions and over 60 islands.

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  13. Cheaper to fly to Bali than to see Port at MCGRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | NEWS.com.au

    WHEREVER Leigh Tudor has gone as coach, success has followed. And for North Melbourne, having him this Friday could not be more timely.

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  14. Towards an Asian futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2011 | Newsday

    There is the historical, sentimental and constitutional attachment to Britain. There is the defence and strategic alliance with America.

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  15. BIMA: Indonesia's kings, sultans want govt recognitionRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Asia News Network

    Indonesia's kings and sultans grouped under the Communication and Information Forum of Indonesian Palaces have asked the central government and local administrations where their kingdoms and sultanates are located to respect and recognise their existence. The call emerged during the three-day Indonesian Palace Festival held in Bima, West Nusa Tenggara , which ended on Tuesday.

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  16. News from around the Asia Pacific region, Sept 11.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | 4 Hoteliers

    Hotel industry and travel news from around the Asia Pacific region; this week: Helicopter tourism for Mayanmar, Sofitel opens Sydney, Singapore the choice for Indonesians and more... Sofitel Opens in Sydney Sofitel Sydney Darling Habour with 600 rooms is expected to complete by the second quarter of 2017. Additionally, it is the new Sydney International Convention Centre hotel signed to be managed by Accor.

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  17. Strikes threaten to disrupt operations at Heathrow, Air FranceRead the original story

    Monday Sep 8 | Air Transport World

    Ground handlers at London Heathrow Airport terminals 1, 2, and 3 are planning a 24-hour strike Friday, Sept. 12 in a dispute with employer Aircraft Service International Group over pay.

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  18. Indonesian Fisherman Becomes First Ever CORAL Conservation Prize...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | PressReleasePoint

    Nyoman Sugiarta, a fisherman from Bali, has been selected by the Coral Reef Alliance as the inaugural 2014 CORAL Conservation Prize winner. Sugiarta will receive $20,000 for his leadership and dedication protecting coral reefs, and will travel to the United States later this month to collect his prize.

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  19. PM urges FAO to back Indian cause at WTORead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Mydigitalfc.com

    Prime minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation to take the lead to protect the interests of the poor and farmers at the WTO as industrialised nations are stonewalling on the public procurement issue, a livelihood concern for the developing countries. He told the visiting FAO director general Jose Graziano da Silva, who himself had championed a "no hunger project" in Brazil some years ago, that FAO should take the lead at the WTO to ensure that developed countries do not become adamant on the issue.

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  20. Best Western Premier The Hive Opens in East JakartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Hotel News Resource

    The 191 rooms and suites are spread over 15 floors, with sizes ranging from 32m2 for a Superior Twin to almost 80m2 for a Suite. Offering either pool or city views, all rooms come equipped with large LED televisions, plush beds and free Wi-Fi, while the suites will also feature premium coffee machines Best Western International has continued its expansion in Indonesia, with the launch of a new luxury hotel in the Greater Jakarta region.

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