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  1. Singapore Budget 2015: Relook tourism sector before Singapore loses out, MPs urgeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | The Straits Times

    SINGAPORE should relook its tourist attractions and unique selling points given intensifying competition for the global tourist dollar, some MPs said in Parliament on Friday. Dr Lim Wee Kiak expressed concerns that Singapore might be losing out to other countries which are significantly stepping up efforts to draw more tourists.

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  2. FXTM Partners Teams up with FX HarmonicsRead the original story

    7 min ago | The Financial Mirror

    ... initiatives which offer training to traders, such as the seminars of FX Harmonics. The theme of the seminars in Indonesia and Malaysia is an interesting one, as trading in harmony with the markets natural ebb and flow has the potential to increase a ...

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  3. Indonesia execution of two Australian prisoners 'may be delayed by a week'Read the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The executions of two Australians sentenced to death for drug smuggling in Indonesia may be delayed and are unlikely to go ahead this week, the country's attorney general has suggested.

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  4. Jakarta and The Diplomats to Embrace Java Jazz...Read the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Wall Street Journal

    Natalie Cole performs in the 10th Year Edition of Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival 2014 on March 2, 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia. An ensemble of Indonesian officials is taking a break from diplomacy this weekend to jazz up one of Indonesia's most-anticipated music festivals.

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  5. Australia protests Indonesia's treatment of death row menRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | Yahoo!

    Australia issued a formal protest to Indonesia Friday after photos emerged of a smiling senior police officer posing with the two men due to face the firing squad, as it was confirmed that the executions would not happen this week. Prime Minster Tony Abbott expressed outrage over the photographs taken on board the plane used to transport Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran from Bali to the so-called "execution island" of Nusakambangan.

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  6. Families blocked from seeing Bali Nine duoRead the original story w/Photo

    49 min ago | Yahoo!

    ... be fair for the others." It comes as Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced Australia had formally complained to Indonesia over the treatment of the two men amid reports their execution could be delayed for up to 10 days. The so-called ringleaders of ...

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  7. John Hemmes obituary: Merivale Group founder and hospitality legend...Read the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | The Age

    The phrase "carpe diem" could have been coined for John Hemmes - a migrant who first set foot in Sydney with little more than steely determination yet became a trailblazing figure in fashion and hospitality, founding the multi-million dollar family empire, Merivale Group. Hemmes' death unleashed a wave of recognition that cut across generations and industries.

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  8. Links between Canada & Asean continue to growRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GoMo News

    There seems to be an increasing bond between Canada and the South East Asian[Asean] region. Here's an interesting example: -the Ontario Teachers' pension Plan has just decided to invest in a Singapore-based company called Garena .

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  9. Indonesia struggling to nurture another world championRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    In a year when Jakarta stages the world championships for the first time since 1989, Taufik remains Indonesia's last singles world champion in 2005. The men's team has found itself in an unstable position following the decision by three of its four top 40 players to leave the national set-up.

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  10. NAGOYA: Why criminalisation of press should endRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    ... as it neither improves the protection of press freedom nor does it create a culture of transparency. Yet Indonesia's legal system has many criminal provisions that can be used against the press, some in the Criminal Code, others in special statutes. ...

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  11. JAKARTA: Death penalty against drug criminals can be justifiedRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Drug-related crimes in Indonesia have entered an emergency phase, threatening the nation's resilience. According president Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, everyday the crimes claim the lives of 40 to 50 Indonesian citizens, causing their families to grieve and experience agony.

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  12. Bali Nine: Australian Government hears of execution delay from the mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... response from Australia's Foreign Minister Julie Bishop. This afternoon she said while she'd heard reports that Indonesia's attorney-general has delayed the executions by 10 days at least, there's been no official notification. Her tone was ...

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  13. Axis Capital Group to Extend Help in Indonesia's Water SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    Being an archipelago, Indonesia is prone to floods and water problems. Its capital, Jakarta, lies in a low flat basin, averaging 7 meters above sea level.

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  14. MPs ask: Are students too reliant on tuition?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The removal of PSLE for a 10-year through-train model was among suggestions raised in Parliament on Friday . SINGAPORE: The perennial issue of students relying heavily on tuition was raised by several Members of Parliament on Friday , as the Committee of Supply debate for the Ministry of Education began.

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  15. MH 370: Malaysia Airlines Struggles to Salvage Its Image One Year OnRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TIME.com

    Airport groundstaff walk past Malaysia Airlines planes parked on the tarmac at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang on June 17, 2014. The past year has been a terrible one for Malaysia Airlines.

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  16. Bird - thought to be extinct for 84 years - re-emerges in MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    TODAY reports: Jerdon's babbler, a bird thought to be extinct, has been rediscovered by a team of scientists from the Wildlife Conservation Society , Myanmar's Nature and Wildlife Conservation Division and the National University of Singapore . Jerdon's babbler has been rediscovered by a team of scientists led by the Wildlife Conservation Society, Myanmar's Nature and Wildlife Conservation Division and National University of Singapore.

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  17. Indonesia official says not sure executions will take place this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... this week. This month - I can't be sure yet," attorney general spokesman Tony Spontana told reporters. Separately, Indonesia's Foreign Minister Marty Natalegawa stressed that the country intends to maintain good relations with Australia, despite ...

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  18. Julie Bishop sees a glimmer of hope in Bali duo's execution delayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Age

    Foreign Minister Julie Bishop says she hopes the 10-day delay in the executions of Australians Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran could signal a "change of mind" by Indonesia. On Friday, Indonesia flagged a "short delay" in the executions of the Bali nine duo, raising the possibility that their final legal appeal for clemency could be heard before they face the firing squad.

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  19. SE Asia Stocks - Malaysia near 3-week low; Thai property, bank shares upRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to encourage more borrowing for economic activities. Most others in the region traded higher with Singapore , Indonesia and Vietnam set to end the week with modest gains. For Asian Companies click; For South East Asia Hot Stock reports, click; ...

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  20. Bali Nine: Australia Lodges Formal Complaint For 'Lack Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | International Business Times

    ... transferred on Wednesday from a Bali prison to an island for execution along with other foreigners, underlining Indonesia's determination to use the death penalty despite international criticism. The planned executions of Myuran Sukumaran, 33, and ...

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