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  1. Mirza Luqman Effendy of Brewphobia in South Jakarta prepares coffee for a cupping session.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | News 88.9 KNPR

    The Indonesian island of Java has long been synonymous with coffee. But it's only in the past decade or so that Indonesians have begun to wake up and smell the coffee - their own, that is.

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  2. Indonesia Wakes And Up And Smells Its Own Coffee - Then Drinks ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WGBH

    The Indonesian island of Java has long been synonymous with coffee. But it's only in the past decade or so that Indonesians have begun to wake up and smell the coffee - their own, that is.

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  3. Saudi Arabian King Salman to visit Indonesia in March with an entourage of 1,500Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Saudi King Salman salutes as he attends a graduation ceremony and air show marking the 50th anniversary of the founding of King Faisal Air College in Riyadh Saudi Arabia's King Salman will visit Jakarta and Bali on the Indonesian leg of his Asian tour next month, bringing 1,500 people in his entourage including 10 ministers, Indonesian officials said. "This is a very historic visit for us," Cabinet Secretary Pramono Anung told reporters on Tuesday, adding that the king would be in Indonesia from March 1 to 9. He would spend the last six days of his trip "relaxing" in Bali.

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  4. 5 Private Island Getaways That You Can AffordRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | US News & World Report

    If winter fatigue has set in, fret not: There's still time to escape to a secluded tropical isle for an impromptu weekend getaway. Even better, you can plan a spur-of-the-moment trip on a strict budget.

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  5. Indonesians at mass prayers urged to vote for MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Tens of thousands gathered at the national mosque for the mass prayers on Saturday urging Indonesians to vote for Muslims in city an... . Muslim men attend a prayer at Istiqlal Mosque in Jakarta, Indonesia Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017. 5 comments

  6. Telkomsel expands 4G footprint to Mandalika tourist areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    The area is a key hotspot for the nation's tourist industry and the cellco considers the presence of advanced telecoms infrastructure is 'vital' in underpinning the growth potential in that area of Indonesia. In a press statement, Telkomsel confirmed that as a result of the service expansion it can now provide coverage to almost 100% of the population in the Central Lombok regency, including critical areas such as Mandalika Kuta Beach, Panjai Serenting, Pantai Tanjung Aan, Keliuw Beach, and Gerupuk Beach.

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  7. Reading Suharto, Quran Mahabharata and RamayanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Indian Express

    In India to attend the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival, Eka Kurniawan, 41, Indonesia's newest literary sensation, speaks on Beauty is a Wound , his memories of the Suharto years and the thin line between god and ghosts. Excerpts: How have you changed as a person and as a writer since the time Beauty is a Wound first came out in 2002 in Indonesia? I am just a little busier but I am still the same person.

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  8. Firefighters battle a massive blaze at one of the biggest shopping centres in Jakarta. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    An enormous fire engulfed a historic market in the Indonesian capital Jakarta Thursday, with hundreds of firefighters deployed to battle a blaze that sent huge clouds of black smoke floating over the city. The fire began at dawn on the ground floor of Pasar Senen market, a sprawling complex of stalls on several levels that was built during Dutch colonial rule.

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  9. Trump's Indonesian Business Partner to Attend InaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | Voice of America

    The Indonesian business partner of President-elect Donald Trump will be attending next week's inauguration and also plans business meetings with Trump family members, his spokesman said Friday. Trump's ties to Hary Tanoesoedibjo are among the many conflicts of interest he could face as the 45th U.S. president.

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  10. Trump's Indonesian business partner to attend inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | KRON 4

    The Indonesian business partner of President-elect Donald Trump will be attending next week's inauguration and also plans business meetings with Trump family members, his spokesman said Friday. Trump's ties to Hary Tanoesoedibjo are among the many conflicts of interest he could face as the 45th U.S. president.

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  11. SE Asia Stocks-Largely down; Philippines drops on profit-takingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Reuters

    PLDT Inc the top loser, slipping 4.2 percent while Globe Telecom shed 2.4 percent.

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  12. Fire on Indonesia tourist boat leaves 23 dead, dozens injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    Nearly 250 people were on the tourist boat Zharo Express, which was en route from Muara Angke to North Jakarta. Search and rescue teams arrived to help passengers off the burning boat.

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  13. Jokowi enjoys relaxed holiday in BogorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | The Star Online

    President Jokowi spends New Year Eve at the park of Bogor Presidential Palace, with the background of the palace sparked up with firecrackers. JAKARTA: President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo had a relaxed New Year's holiday spending the weekend with his family at Bogor Palace.

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  14. IndonesiaRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2016 | State Department

    The consulate should be the first point of contact for assistance to U.S. citizens who are present or residing in the Indonesian provinces of East Java, Nusa Tenggara Timor, Nusa Tenggara Barat, all of Sulawesi and North and South Maluku. American Consulate Medan, Sumatra Uni Plaza Building 4th Floor Jl.

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  15. Norwegian Air CEO plans to order more Boeing, Airbus planesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Reuters

    Budget carrier Norwegian Air Shuttle aims to order more aircraft from producers Boeing and Airbus after its Irish subsidiary received long-awaited flying rights from U.S. authorities, the company's Chief Executive told Reuters. Shares of Norwegian Air jumped nine percent on Monday following the announcement of flying rights by the U.S. Transportation Department.

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  16. Malaysians In Jakarta Advised To Adhere To Traffic Instructions During Aksi Damai TomorrowRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2016 | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Azeman Ariffin JAKARTA, Dec 1 -- Malaysians in Jakarta have been advised to take notice and adhere to all traffic instructions issued by the local authorities during the peaceful public demonstration dubbed Aksi Damai tomorrow. The Malaysian Embassy in Indonesia in a statement today said Malaysians who required consular assistance pertaining to the matter could contact the embassy at +62 21 522 4947 during office hour or at +62 813 8081 3036 after office hour or via email at [email protected] and [email protected]

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  17. Indonesia: Foreigners advised to stay away from central Jakarta ahead of rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | Asian Correspondent

    FOREIGN governments are urging their citizens in Indonesia to avoid central Jakarta on Friday, where a mass rally has been planned against the capital's minority Christian governor, Basuki "Ahok" Tjahaja Purnama. The United States, Japan and Australia issued advisories highlighting the possibility of the protest turning violent or the risk extremists could stage an attack.

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  18. Hazara Refugees Push Forward With Frozen Life in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2016 | Voice of America

    An ethnic Hazara man looks out from behind a glass panel at a temporary shelter in Karawang, Indonesia's West Java province. The notion of refugee life evokes many associations: destitution, duress, scarcity.

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  19. Island-hopping in Indonesia: Visiting a few from thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2016 | The Janesville Gazette

    This August 2016 photo courtesy of Kristi Eaton shows visitors as they pose in the water at Tiu Kelep, one of most awe-inspiring views on the island of Lombok in Indonesia. Home to more than 13,000 islands, Indonesia is the world's largest archipelago.

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  20. Indonesia: Away from the throngRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    With more than 13,000 islands, Indonesia is the world's largest archipelago. Only about 6000 of the islands are inhabited but that still leaves a lot of options for island-hopping.

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