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  1. John Key's Indonesia trip ends with screaming teens, Indiana Jones and kebabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Stuff.co.nz

    John Key gets a kebab-making lesson from Baba Rafi franchise owner Henry Setiono. The company uses New Zealand beef in its kebabs.

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  2. Frenchman caught in Indonesian military base 'was hunting Pokemon'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Belfast Telegraph

    A Frenchman was found trespassing on an Indonesian military base while playing the new augmented reality mobile game Pokemon Go . A spokesman for West Java police said Romain Pierre, 27, was caught at a checkpoint on Monday evening after initially running away when challenged by security guards at the military complex in Cirebon.

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  3. Minister seeks increased trade with IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Scoop

    Trade Minister Todd McClay is traveling to Indonesia today to join the Prime Minister and a high-level business delegation for a two-day official visit. "Indonesia is an important trade partner for New Zealand, and as our 11th largest export market offers significant trading opportunities.

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  4. Ease Into Indonesia... - LifestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Jamaica Observer

    The world's largest island nation Indonesia spans some 13,000 islands, is the world's fourth most populous country, and is also the nation with the largest concentrated Muslim majority population. An exotic sojourn for Westerners and a regular hop for the million plus Aussies who cherish the monkeys, beaches and meditation, islands such as Java - incidentally the most populous island in the world - and Bali - appreciated the world over for its furniture and jungle chic design aesthetic - are but two of the charms this island paradise has to offer.

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  5. Non-mall weekend spots to visit in JakartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | The Nation

    Is going to a shopping mall part of your weekend routine? Jakarta has other attractions that you can explore with your friends and family if you are tired of window-shopping in a closed air-conditioned space. Taman Menteng is a strategic open space in Central Jakarta that has become a popular place for locals to exercise or have a small picnic in the afternoon.

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  6. Going for the 100: XL Axiata ramps up 4G rollout as subs base hits 6mRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Indonesian mobile operator XL Axiata is accelerating its network modernisation programme, and now aims to upgrade its 3G networks to 4G in 100 cities by the end of this year. By that date, the cellco's services are expected to be live in major cities such as Jakarta and Bandung, as well as in dozens of smaller cities, like Mataram in West Nusa Tenggara, Belitung and Central Java's Purwokerto, Pekalongan and Tegal.

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  7. The HYPEBEAST City Guide to JakartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Hypebeast.com

    For our latest HYPEBEAST City Guide , we take you to the sprawling capital of Indonesia, Jakarta. Housing over 10 million inhabitants, the Southeast Asian city is one of the fastest growing megalopolises and remains the economic, cultural and political center of Indonesia.

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  8. Beef exports to Indonesia get Ramadan boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | ABC News

    High beef prices are hitting hard during Ramadan - the busiest time of the year in Indonesia's "wet markets", where shoppers buy meat for their nightly fast-breaking meals. Indonesia's Trade Ministry has increased the nation's import quota of beef to over 27,000 tonnes.

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  9. Tourists warned as flooding damages houses in JavaRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Jakarta, June 9 : Tourists visiting coastal areas in Indonesia's Java island were warned as flooding and tidal waves have damaged hundreds of houses and buildings, triggering an evacuation, an official said here on Thursday. Coastal areas in Java island severely suffered the impact of the flooding and waves on Wednesday, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman of national disaster management agency, said.

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  10. Tourists in coastal areas warned to be alert as sea flooding damages...Read the original story

    Jun 9, 2016 | Xinhuanet

    Holiday makers visiting coastal areas in Java island of Indonesia are warned to be cautious as sea flooding and tidal waves have damaged hundreds of houses and buildings, and triggered evacuation, disaster agency official said here on Thursday. Coastal areas in southern Java Island severely suffered the impact of the flooding and waves on Wednesday, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman of national disaster management agency disclosed.

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  11. Bloomberg View: Indonesia has a dangerous fix for its trash problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Indonesia is drowning in plastic trash. Bottles pollute its beaches, bags congest its waterways and instant-noodle cups overflow its garbage bins.

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  12. Budget breaks on the rise as Omanis head eastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Times of Oman

    Travellers from Oman were showing more interest in emerging destinations such as Tbilisi, Zagreb and Baku, while places like Colombo, Bangkok, Bali, Jakarta and Phuket had retained their popularity. Photo-File Travellers from Oman were showing more interest in emerging destinations such as Tbilisi, Zagreb and Baku, while places like Colombo, Bangkok, Bali, Jakarta and Phuket had retained their popularity.

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  13. Indonesia's dangerous trash taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Times of Oman

    An excavator operates next to garbage trucks at a landfill site as cows scavenge in the trash in this aerial photograph taken in Makassar, South Sulawesi Province, Indonesia, on Monday, March 14, 2016. Residents bring recyclable trash such as plastic bottles, paper and packaging to collection points, known as banks, where the rubbish is weighed and given a monetary value.

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  14. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    When it comes to campaign trail promises, voters arenA t buying what Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are selling, according to a new national poll out Thursday. A Quinnipiac survey found that on several key platforms put forth by the presidential candidates, most voters are skeptical that they will keep their promises.

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  15. Jakarta to establish twoparks for protestsRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    The Jakarta administration will establish two new parks that Jakartans can use to voice their aspirations , Governor Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama said on Thursday. One park will be located on the northwest side of the Monument National Park, 100 meters from the State Palace in Central Jakarta.

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  16. Suriname ethnic Javanese seek to expand economic ties with the 'Bahasa Motherland'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Caribbean News Now!

    Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here . The Caribbean is especially vulnerable to rising sea levels brought about by global warming.

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  17. The many new faces of Indonesia.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | 4 Hoteliers

    To achieve their aggressive target of 20 million foreign tourist arrivals and 300 million domestic trips by 2019, the Ministry is encouraging investors and tourists alike to look further afield. In 2016, the Indonesian government is focusing their tourism mite on 10 destinations, dubbed "The New Balis" by the Minister of Tourism.

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  18. Opposite sides of the globe unite: Cultural exchange brings together IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Examiner.com

    On May 19, in a joint effort between the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia and the General Consulate of Colombia , the art, music and culture of both countries came together in a Cultural Exchange. The event was a fusion of Colombian and Indonesian influences to celebrate diversity and forge international connections, held at the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia in Houston.

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  19. Go-Jek: On the go in JakartaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Newsday

    "The population explosion here has created the most congested city in the world," says the founder of Indonesian motorbike taxi and delivery business Go-Jek. Just look at the numbers.

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  20. Despite issues, Indonesia's railway projects remain on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A train passes thru a newly installed iron support with hanging concrete balls, located across a rail road track in Bekasi district east of Jakarta on Jan 18, 2012 to deter train surfers. JAKARTA: Indonesia's railway development programme is still on track to be completed by 2019, despite facing problems of land acquisition and financing.

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