Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 12)

Jakarta, Indonesia Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Top picks for the Vancouver Queer Film Fest 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2017 | Westender

    How do you like to feel at the end of a film-going experience: afraid, titillated or fired up? Or would you rather feel inspired, or reeling from a journey that brought you to edge of sadness and back again? However you want to feel when end credits roll, the 29th edition of the Vancouver Queer Film Festival It's difficult to make a wrong choice at VQFF, but if you need some suggestions, we've got you covered: In this queer spin on the British murder mystery genre, newly married husbands return to a bed-and-breakfast in a rural town after a court battle with the establishment's homophobic owner and end up entangled in a whodunit.

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  2. World praises China's ethnic policies amid Inner Mongolia's 70th anniversaryRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    The Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, the first provincial-level ethnic autonomous region in China, has made great progress in a number of aspects over the past 70 years. Achievements in the north China region range from solid infrastructure construction and expanding education to improved living conditions and ethnic solidarity, which have earned applause and respect from the international community.

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  3. Vale Indonesia struggles to find nickel smelter partners after rule change -CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Reuters

    Nickel producer Vale Indonesia said Indonesia's recent policy shift to allow ore exports is helping keep global prices of the metal low, and complicating efforts to establish partnerships for new smelter investments. Nickel miners globally have been grappling with persistent weakness in the market, partly the result of moves by Indonesia and the Philippines to pull back on restrictions targeting their mining sectors.

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  4. Indonesia palm oil plantations boost security to stop thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Times of Oman

    A man assists trucks that carry palm oil fruit on a damaged road at Mesuji Raya village in Ogan Komering Ilir, South Sumatra province, Indonesia, on January 11, 2017. Photo - Antara Foto/Budi Candra Setya/via Reuters File A man assists trucks that carry palm oil fruit on a damaged road at Mesuji Raya village in Ogan Komering Ilir, South Sumatra province, Indonesia, on January 11, 2017.

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  5. Azerbaijan Culture Center to appear in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan Culture Center may appear in Jakarta to familiarize Indonesians with rich culture and heritage of the Land of Fire. The issue was mulled at a meeting of Indonesian Ambassador Husnan Bey Fanani with Deputy Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Khalaf Khalafov, Report said referring to the country's Embassy in Baku.

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  6. The world's most popular locations on Instagram StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    The capital of Indonesia is having a moment: It's home to millions of people from across the globe, plus it's a foodie paradise renowned for its nightlife and architecture. Now Instagram has revealed that Jakarta is the most tagged location on the app's popular Instagram Stories feature.

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  7. SE Asia Stocks-Subdued ahead of slew of economic dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Reuters

    Most Southeast Asian stock markets were subdued on Monday as investors were cautious ahead of a raft of economic data, while yet another missile test by North Korea caused brief jitters. Indonesia is expected to release this week July inflation and GDP numbers, Thailand and Philippines inflation rates for this month, and Malaysia its trade data for June.

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  8. Asian Stock Buyers Get Picky as Earnings Estimates WeakenRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Washington Post

    One of the pillars supporting a rally in developing-nation stocks is starting to look shaky, at least in some parts of Asia. Along with robust economic growth and relatively low valuations, improving earnings have pushed the region's shares to levels unseen in almost a decade.

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  9. D.C. United says it's seeking additional investors but not selling the teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... we don't find anyone who is really good for our team, we won't bring one in," he said from his home in Jakarta, Indonesia. "We're looking for someone who brings value." Thohir denied a New York Times story that, citing anonymous sources, said he and ...

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  10. First blood for Jun HaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | The Star Online

    Proud moment: Leong Jun Hao posing for a photograph with his father Leong Kok Foo after winning the Asian Junior Championships boys' singles title in Jakarta yesterday. Yesterday, the 18-year-old became the third Malaysian to win the boys' singles title at the Asian Junior Cham pionships in Jakarta.

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  11. Indonesia boasts 45 million Instagram users, the most in Asia PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Asian Correspondent

    A girl takes her picture against a mural in a park in Jakarta, Indonesia, on July 5, 2017. Source: Reuters/Agoes Rudianto INDONESIA has been announced as the largest market for Instagram in the Asia Pacific, with 45 million of its netizens using the photo sharing app according to the company's internal data.

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  12. Jakarta governor-elect to look into Seoul city policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Korea Herald

    Jakarta governor-elect Anies Baswedan will learn about the Seoul metropolitan city's policies at the invitation of Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon this week, a city official said Monday. "Park and Baswedan will discuss ways to bolster exchanges and cooperation between the cities in Seoul later in the day," the official said.

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  13. Terrorists planned to blow up Jakarta to Australia flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Chris Christie is caught on camera staring down a Chicago Cubs fan and taunting him about being a 'big shot' while cradling a plate of nachos after he was heckled at baseball game in Milwaukee Putin orders 755 US diplomats to leave Russia as he keeps his promise to retaliate against Trump's 'weird and unacceptable' sanctions bill Tomi Lahren under fire for revealing she is still on her parents' insurance plan due to Obamacare despite claiming she hates the legislation 'I'll keep on doing that until I run out of batteries': Three Tennessee deputies are suspended after horrifying footage emerges of them repeatedly using a Taser on a boy, 18, while he was tied to a chair 'Please restore my eyes to their factory settings!' Critics blast The Emoji Movie for 'soulless' marketing - but it still makes $25m on its opening weekend Pictured: Family reveal last photo taken of mom-of-three realtor as ... (more)

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  14. Indonesian mosques accused of spreading IS ideology after covert operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2017 | ABC News

    Dozens of mosques across Indonesia are under surveillance for supporting the Islamic State terrorist group, spreading its ideology and recruiting fighters to go to Syria. The ABC can reveal 41 mosques across 16 Indonesian provinces have been implicated in research conducted on behalf of the Indonesian Government.

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  15. Vietnam asks Indonesia to investigate South China Sea shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indonesian and Vietnamese vessels have previously clashed in the South China Sea, which multiple Southeast Asian countries as well as China and Taiwan have competing claims over AFP/SEI RATIFA HANOI: Vietnam has asked Indonesia to investigate and clarify reports that the Indonesian navy shot and wounded two Vietnamese fishermen in the South China Sea. Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh told Indonesian foreign minister Retno Marsudi by telephone that the reported incident was "very serious ... and not appropriate with the strategic partnership relationship between Vietnam and Indonesia," the Vietnamese foreign ministry said in a statement on Friday.

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  16. What Uber needs to do to catch up with Asian rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    An employee of the online ride-hailing service Grab helps a customer order transport at a kiosk at Manggarai train station in Jakarta, Indonesia. Photo: Reuters Uber's recent management shake-up is adding to the company's mounting problems in Asia, where it already faces uphill battles against heavily funded local players in a race to win the region's lucrative ride-hailing market.

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  17. China's Army Day parade shows resolution to safeguard peaceRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    China's Army Day parade on Sunday showed a firm determination of the country to safeguard peace and a peaceful environment needed for development and prosperity, international experts and scholars have said. Chinese President Xi Jinping watched the military parade marking the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Liberation Army , which falls on Aug. 1, at the Zhurihe training base in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region.

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  18. Indonesia Tiger DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | The Gazette

    Activists with faces painted to resemble tigers, take part in a rally against Sumatran tiger trade that marks the International Tiger Day, in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, July 30, 2017. Sumatran tiger is the world's most critically endangered tiger subspecies with fewer than 400 remain in the wild and may become extinct in the next decade due to poaching and habitat loss.

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  19. Indonesia Global Tiger DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | The Gazette

    A Muslim activist with face painted to resemble a tiger, takes part in a rally against Sumatran tiger trade that marks the Global Tiger Day, in Jakarta, Indonesia, Sunday, July 30, 2017. Sumatran tiger is the world's most critically endangered tiger subspecies with fewer than 400 remain in the wild and may become extinct in the next decade due to poaching and habitat loss.

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  20. Seven A-Listers banned from entering countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

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