Medan, Indonesia Newswire

Medan, Indonesia Newswire

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  1. Relationship between Singapore and Sumatra goes back a long way: MasagosRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Second Minister for Foreign Affairs is on a two-day visit to Medan and Batam to strengthen the close relationship between Singapore and Indonesia. SINGAPORE: The relationship between Singapore and Sumatra goes back a long way and is underpinned by long historical ties and strong people-to-people links, said Second Minister for Foreign Affairs Masagos Zulkifli on Tuesday .

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  2. JAKARTA: 150 Bangladeshis to be deported from AcehRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    The Lhokseumawe Immigration Office in Aceh will deport 150 Bangladeshi immigrants for not having proper documents. The office's head for surveillance and action Albert Djalius said on Monday that all the deportations would be completed by Thursday.

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  3. Telkomsel works with TRIO in handset bundling initiativeRead the original story

    Monday | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Indonesia's largest mobile operator by subscribers, PT Telekomunikasi Selular , a wholly owned subsidiary of state-run PT Telkom Indonesia, has entered into a partnership agreement with domestic 'gadget store' operator Trikomsel to launch a device bundling programme aimed at boosting smartphone take-up in the country. In a statement, Telkomsel said that the bundling initiative includes a number of devices, such as the Lenovo Vibe X2, Xiaomi Redmi 2 and Xiaomi Mi 4i, with a range of cashback and data package promotional offers.

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  4. Orhun Denizoglu has been appointed Director of Food and Beverage at...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Hospitality Net

    Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Orhun Denizoglu as Director of Food and Beverage, overseeing all of the hotel's prestigious outlets, namely, 57th Street, the District Grill Room and Bar, Octave Rooftop Lounge and Bar, Chocolate Cake Company and banquet.Orhun has been building up his extensive background in Food and Beverage for the past decades and sharpened his skills with different luxury properties around the world, including Ritz Carton properties in Turkey and Bahrain, Fairmont in the UAE and Ayada resort in Maldives.

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  5. Call for preservation of Indonesia's ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | The Nation

    Students and activists in Medan, North Sumatra, have called on the local administration to take stern action against alleged attempts to convert the centuries-old Chinatown heritage site in Medan's Marelan district into a residential compound. Head of Medan State University's Center for History Studies, Ichwan Azhari, said that destruction of the heritage site had been ongoing for the last few weeks but so far no reaction had been seen from the municipal administration and local councilors.

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  6. Manila West, North take different paths in FIBA 3X3 prelimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | ABS-CBN News

    Defending champion Manila West and Manila North scored contrasting victories on Saturday as they kicked off their respective campaigns in the FIBA World 3x3 preliminary round at the Orosa Atrium of Robinson's Place in Malate, Manila. Globalport's shooting guard Terrence Romeo fired 12 points while forward Aldrech Ramos blocked three shots as they powered Manila West to a 21-18 win over the taller Auckland of New Zealand.

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  7. China's state-owned companies to invest in West SumatraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Nation

    THE CHINESE government has expressed interest in investing in renewable energy and infrastructure development in Indonesia's West Sumatra province. "West Sumatra has potential renewable energy resources but they haven't been optimised yet due to a lack of infrastructure," said China's consul-general, Zhu Honghai, as quoted by tempo.co.

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  8. Indian girl hoopsters to play in Asia U-16 ChampionshipRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Newkerala.com

    The Indian girls basketball team will participate in the fourth Asia Under-16 Championship in Medan, Indonesia, from August 2 to 9. The team will depart on Thursday and will return on August 11. To provide further exposure, an exhibition match will be held on August 10 against the U-20 Indonesian team. The Indian team is led by head coach Abhay Chavan from Maharashtra with the assistance of former India captain Divya Singh.

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  9. Endangered animals: The two baby orang utan during a Perhilitan press conference in Kuala Lumpur.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Star Online

    ... yesterday. Abdul Kadir said initial investigations showed that the orang utan were smuggled in by sea from Medan, Indonesia, adding that a special permit was required to keep these animals as pets. "We have a special team to monitor social websites ...

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  10. 12 Indonesians held for fishing in M'sian watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Star Online

    ... five of them were in one of the boats, while the rest were in another boat. "They claimed to be from Medan, Indonesia. We seized the vessels, which cost about RM50,000 each and about 300kg of various types of fish," Supt Dimin told a press ...

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  11. Saudis Playing with FireRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 21 | WhirledView

    ... only target for Wahabi missionaries. I saw evidence of Wahabi influence all around me when I was BPAO in Medan, Indonesia, in the 1980s. Visiting madrassas there, I saw teachers clad in traditional arab dress, long white gown, desert sheik ...

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  12. Lawyer detained following Bantleman caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | 900 CHML AM

    One of the lawyers who helped put a Burlington teacher in an Indonesian prison - on a child sexual assault conviction - is now being accused of corruption. The Indonesian Supreme Court and Judicial Commission have been asked to review the lawyers previous cases after OC Kaligis was detained by the anti-corruption commission for alleged bribery in a case in Medan.

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  13. Orhun Denizoglu has been named Director of Food and Beverage at Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit, ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Hospitality Net

    Bangkok Marriott Hotel Sukhumvit is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Orhun Denizoglu as Director of Food and Beverage, overseeing all of the hotel's outlets, namely, 57th Street, the District Grill Room and Bar, Octave Rooftop Lounge and Bar, Chocolate Cake Company and banquet. Orhun has been building up his extensive background in Food and Beverage for the past decades and sharpened his skills with different luxury properties around the world, including Ritz Carton properties in Turkey and Bahrain, Fairmont in the UAE and Ayada resort in Maldives.

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  14. Ralph reunited with familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Sidmouth Herald

    ... the family's dream house in Church Street, Sidford, but was forced to settle for weekly Skype calls to Medan, Indonesia, 8,000 miles away. However, the challenges will not stop for the family when they arrive as, once her visa runs out, Evi would ...

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  15. Indonesian police official says 141 bodies recovered from Indonesia military plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Weyburn Review

    The death toll from the crash of an air force transport plane in the Indonesian city of Medan jumped to more than 140 on Wednesday, indicating a growing list of victims from the neighbourhood where the plane went down. North Sumatra police major A. Tarigan told TVOne that 141 bodies have been recovered from the rubble of a residential area where the C-130 Hercules crashed shortly after takeoff on Tuesday.

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  16. Indonesia to retire military aircraft over 30 years old: MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Times of Oman

    Jakarta: Indonesia will decommission all military aircraft more than 30 years old, the defence minister said on Tuesday, as part of a push to modernise its fleet after the crash of an air force plane killed about 140 people last month. Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu declined to give details about how many aircraft would be retired or how much would be spent procuring new equipment.

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  17. Indonesia to retire military aircraft over 30 years old - ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | The Star Online

    Indonesia will decommission all military aircraft more than 30 years old, the defence minister said on Tuesday, as part of a push to modernise is fleet after the crash of an air force plane killed about 140 people last month. Defence Minister Ryamizard Ryacudu declined to give details about how many aircraft would be retired or how much would be spent procuring new equipment.

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  18. First Media to sell 15% of Indonesia's Internux (Bolt!) in Q3Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Indonesia's First Media , the media arm of local conglomerate the Lippo Group, is planning to sell a 15% stake in its local wireless broadband business PT Internux via an initial public offering in Q3 2015. First Media is the majority 70.2% shareholder of PT Mitra Mandiri which owns Internux, the brand manager of Bolt!, which offers 4G Time Division-Long Term Evolution broadband wireless services to around 1.4 million Indonesians in the areas of Jakarta, South Tanggerang, Bekasi and Bantan.

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  19. Orangutan trader jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Iol.co.za

    An Indonesian orangutan trader has been jailed for two years after he was caught trying to sell a baby ape from a backpack, a rare conviction for wildlife crime in the country, authorities said Monday. A court in Medan, on western Sumatra island, also ordered Vast Haris Nasution to pay a 10 million rupiah fine after he was found guilty last week under laws that ban the trade in orangutans.

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  20. Last stand of the orangutanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | Independent.ie

    Rescued: 18mth old male orangutan orphan, Bintang plays and hones his climbing skills at the Sumatran Orangutan Quarantine Centre near Medan A Hollywood special effects artist could not have created a more extraordinary, alien face, like a rusting satellite dish, cheeks broad and flattened into flanges. In the centre, formidable jaws are edged with yellow teeth and canines to make a lion prou d.

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