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  1. JAKARTA : Palembang shrouded in worst haze so far this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Asia News Network

    The acrid smell of burnt peat hangs heavily in the air as drivers and motorcyclists navigate the roads under challenging conditions. In South Sumatra, masks have been distributed to residents while schools have closed in Riau province.

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  2. Haze chokes parts of Indonesia, MalaysiaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Bangkok Post

    Satellite images showed hundreds of hotspots indicating forest fires in parts of Sumatra island and the Indonesian parts of Borneo, said Sutopo Nugroho, a spokesman for the National Disaster Management Agency. A haze emergency was declared in Kutawaringin Timur in Central Kalimantan province on Wednesday after air pollution reached hazardous levels, said local government spokesman Mustazam, who like many Indonesians goes by one name.

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  3. Surviving wartime in the Southeast PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 15 | Campbell River Mirror

    It may have been the end of a conflict, but it left a lasting effect on many who survived the tumultuous era of Japanese domination in southeast Asia. One such survivor is Beja Koeleman, a resident of Campbell River, who for many years lived with dark and obscure memories of her early childhood spent in a Japanese camp in Indonesia, until her husband Pieter Koeleman decided to bring to light the story of her family's confinement.

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  4. White Rock ceremony offers last chance to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Peace Arch News

    When a Second World War-era Harvard and Tiger Moth from the Canadian Museum of Flight fly over the White Rock Cenotaph on Saturday. it will not only mark the end of the ceremony but also - most likely - the end of an era.

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  5. SG50 NDP: Recreating history through costume designRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Channelnewsasia.com

    SG50 NDP Art Director and Costume Designer Yang Derong explains the design concepts behind this year's NDP costumes that will take spectators and audiences through Singapore's history. Singapore designer Yang Derong is back for the third time as NDP costume designer and art director.

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  6. RK. Charitas Hospital Improves Emergency Communications with Spok Clinical AlertingRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Business Wire

    Charitas Hospital is enhancing hospital communications and patient care with SpokA clinical alerting . The Indonesian hospital uses the solution to send emergency notifications quickly to mobile caregivers' Spok pagers to speed response to time-critical patient situations.

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  7. JAKARTA: Jakarta's cloud-seeding efforts run into snagsRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Asia News Network

    The Indonesian authorities have tamed a growing number of forest fires in neighbouring Sumatra in the past few weeks with cloud-seeding, although the operations to produce rain have not been as successful as hoped, a top official has told The Straits Times. As the dry season takes hold, the authorities in Indonesia and its neighbours are worried about a spike in forest fires and burning off on agricultural lands.

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  8. To survive, Hong Kong must retain its international outlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Philip Bowring says Hong Kong can learn much from the history of East Asia's maritime trading centres, not least that it cannot afford to turn inward Philip Bowring has been based in Asia for 39 years writing on regional financial and political issues. He has been a columnist for the South China Morning Post since the mid-1990s and for the International Herald Tribune from 1992 to 2011.

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  9. MyRepublic launches Indonesian fibre serviceRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Fibre broadband start-up MyRepublic, based in Singapore and backed by Indonesian telco Sunshine Network and French telecoms billionaire Xavier Niel, has announced the launch of fibre internet services in Indonesia. The newcomer's Indonesian website is already allowing customers to sign up for services, with prices starting at an uber competitive USD15 per month for the 'Basic' plan, up to the most expensive at around USD70 for a 300Mbps connection.

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  10. 'Constitutional jihad' spurs Indonesian Islamic group's plans to produce nation's own carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Fed up with capitalists plundering Indonesia's riches, members of the country's second-largest Islamic group have drawn up plans to launch a "people's power" movement. If realized, the Muhammadiyah group's ambition would revive a project launched by autocratic leader Suharto's son, Tommy, in 1996 but halted during the Asian financial crisis just two years later.

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  11. In 'jihad' for nationalism, Islamic group plans an Indonesian carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | The Star Online

    Fed up with capitalists plundering Indonesia's riches, members of the country's second-largest Islamic group have drawn up plans to launch a "people's power" movement. If realised, the Muhammadiyah group's ambition would revive a project launched by autocratic leader Suharto's son, Tommy, in 1996 but halted during the Asian financial crisis just two years later.

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  12. In 'jihad' for nationalism, Islamic group plans an Indonesian carRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Fed up with capitalists plundering Indonesia's riches, members of the country's second-largest Islamic group have drawn up plans to launch a "people's power" movement. Then-mayor of Solo Joko Widodo poses with a locally made Esemka car in this February 25, 2012 file photo taken by Antara Foto.

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  13. JAKARTA : Indonesia anti-graft body seizes US$19.2m in latest corruption caseRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2015 | Asia News Network

    Indonesia's Corruption Eradication Commission said on Saturday that it seized 2.56 billion rupiah in cash in the latest corruption case involving Musi Banyuasin legislators and officials. The money was confiscated from the house of the member of the Musi Banyuasin legislative council , Bambang Karyanto, in Palembang, South Sumatra.

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  14. Awesome Sea Games after Au-ful lapseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Blowin' In The Wind

    What an awesome Games we had. Despite an awful moment. Sharon Au mimicked an Indian girl's accent and teased her about name, Kavya, calling her "caviar" instead.

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  15. PATAFA boss commends Torres despite not winning goldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Philippine athletics chief Philip Ella Juico commended veteran Filipina long jumper Marestella Torres for her inspiring podium finish in the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore, although she was unable to replicate her achievement from 2011. Torres still holds the SEA Games record in the long jump: 6.71-meters set in Palembang, Indonesia.

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  16. New Report Available: PT Resource Alam Indonesia Tbk (KKGI) -...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2015 | 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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  17. Debutant Zulfadli carrying a heavy burden to win gold medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | The Star Online

    From left: Zulfadli, Kin Lip and Juwaidi will be facing Indonesia for the compound team gold medal. - FAIHAN GHANI / The Star The 23-year-old Penangite, who only joined the national team early this year, will be involved in two of the five finals involving Malaysians at the Kallang Cricket Ground.

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  18. Malaysia achieve a grand double in bowlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Star Online

    The Malaysian men's and women's team clinched a grand double at the Orchid Bowl. - IZZRAFIQ ALIAS / The Star SINGAPORE: Malaysia made a clean sweep of the men's and women's team-of-five bowling gold medals at the Orchid Bowl at the Orchid Country Club.

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  19. Malaysian archers on course for eight gold medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Star Online

    Compound archers Lee Kin Lip, Zulfadli Roslan and Juwaidi Marzuki in action during the men's semi-final round. - FAIHAN GHANI / The Star The team are in contention for eight of the 10 gold medals up for grabs, with the first three expected to come from the recurve discipline at the Kallang Cricket Ground.

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  20. Torres will 'jump for the win' in SEA GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines For veteran campaigner Marestella Torres, it's better to be safe than sorry in the 28th Southeast Asian Games in Singapore. Torres, the 2009 Asian champion, experienced a monumental collapse in last year's Asian Games in Incheon when she fouled in all her attempts in the women's long jump.

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