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  1. $20 million found hidden inside box spring under mattress in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Chron

    ... were rescued in May 2015 when they were illegally traded in the Port of Tanjung Perak Surabaya, Java Timur, Indonesia. (Photo by Suryanto/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images) A total of 24 endangered live cockatoos were inserted into empty mineral bottles ...

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  2. Structured Portfolio Managers alumni form Nara CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Reuters

    A team of managers from fixed income hedge fund Structured Portfolio Managers are starting a new firm called Nara Capital Partners, co-founder Charles Smart said. Smart, who managed SPM's Structured Servicing Holdings fund for the past six years, is leading Nara Capital alongside former SPM head of global marketing Alex de Calice.

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  3. Megawati Accused Of BlasphemyRead the original story

    44 min ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Azeman Ariffin JAKARTA, Jan 24 -- In the midst of the political heat in Indonesia, former president Megawati Soekarnoputri is now under investigation after she was alleged to have insulted religion. A man lodged a police report claiming the PDI-P chairman had insulted religion in her speech during the party's anniversary celebrations recently.

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  4. Sentosa to roll out bike-sharing schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Sentosa Development Corporation spokesperson said on Tuesday that the fleet of bicycles will be by unmanned docking stations at different points across the island for visitors to rent and return them. "Many of the island's gems such as native greenery, wildlife, marine ecosystem and heritage buildings are accessible only on foot or bicycle, hence, with the implementation of this bicycle sharing scheme, guests will enjoy enhanced access to the island's pristine and quiet natural environment," said Ms Susan Ang, divisional director, Island Investment at Sentosa Development Corporation.

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  5. Q&A: Breaking the glass ceiling of football dynastiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    But every day, Charlotte Jones Anderson comes to work as executive vice president and chief brand officer of the National Football League's Dallas Cowboys. She works alongside her iconic father, Jerry Jones, who is owner and general manager of what Forbes magazine lists as the world's most-valuable sports team valued at $4 billion.

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  6. TPP nations seek to salvage trade accord after US exitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Turkish Daily News

    ... Trade Minister Steven Ciobo told the Australian Broadcasting Corporation on Jan. 24. "Certainly I know that Indonesia has expressed interest and there would be scope for China if we are able to reformulate it." Japan has led the push for the ...

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  7. Trans-Pacific Partnership move seen as win for China, but Beijing isn't celebratingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    President Donald Trump's decision to cancel a Pacific rim trade deal was greeted as a sign of a U.S. retreat from Asia and a boon for China, which hadn't been included in it. The Chinese government - a long-time critic of the Trans-Pacific Partnership - opted not to gloat, however, instead signalling Tuesday a cautious approach to the new U.S. administration and concern for what comes next.

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  8. Biopreservation Market Detailed Analysis and Forecast by 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... chronic diseases and increase in funding capacity. Emerging economies such as China, India, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia and Brazil are expected to surpass the United States in terms of the demand for equipment and media. New biobanking projects ...

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  9. Fire-prone Indonesian province declares early emergency to combat "haze"Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    File photo: Trees burn during a fire in Pekanbaru, Indonesia Riau province, Indonesia, January 18, 2017 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Antara Foto/Rony Muharrman/ via Indonesia's fire-prone Riau province declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, the disaster mitigation agency said, after President Joko Widodo urged regional authorities to avoid a repeat of fires that smothered Southeast Asia in smog in 2015.

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  10. Frasers Hospitality Strengthens Foothold in Southeast Asia's Largest EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    ... rates exceeding 75%. Affirming its leading position in the country, Frasers Hospitality Group was recently named 'Indonesia's Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2016' by the Indonesia Travel Tourism Industry. The opening of Fraser Suites Kuningan ...

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  11. 17 Indonesians detained after heading for Syria releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    JAKARTA: Indonesian police have released 17 of its citizens who were deported from Turkey on suspicion of attempting to join the Islamic State militant group in Syria. They have finished interrogating the group and found no evidence that they were related to any terror network.

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  12. Goal 2017 MSL Team Preview: Safety from relegation should be Melaka United's aim after long hiatusRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sporting News

    Despite having just been promoted to the Premier League for the 2016 and not setting a lofty target, Melaka United FC did the unthinkable. They shot straight to the top to win the second tier and earn promotion to the Super League for the 2017 season.

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  13. Fire-prone Indonesian province declares early emergency to combat 'haze'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    A man puts out a fire using a tree branch at a fire field in Pekanbaru, Indonesia's Riau province, on January 18, 2017 in this photo taken by Antara Foto. Photo - Antara Foto/Rony Muharrman/via Reuters A man puts out a fire using a tree branch at a fire field in Pekanbaru, Indonesia's Riau province, on January 18, 2017 in this photo taken by Antara Foto.

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  14. Australia zoo urges people to catch deadly spiders as antidote runs lowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... to study that praised 29 companies including General Motors, Sky and Sony Corp for taking the lead. JAKARTA Indonesia's fire-prone Riau province declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, the disaster mitigation agency said, after President Joko ...

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  15. COLUMN-Coking coal's bubble deflates, China's imports from North Korea remain key: RussellRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... tonnes of refined copper last year, just shy of the previous year's record 3.68 million tonnes. JAKARTA, Jan 24 Indonesia's fire-prone Riau province declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, the disaster mitigation agency said, after President Joko ...

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  16. Indonesia's Riau province declares state of emergency to combat hazeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Indonesia faces global pressure to put an end to slash-and-burn land clearances for palm and pulp plantations which send clouds of smog over the region each year. An aerial view of a forest fire burning near the village of Bokor, Meranti Islands regency, Riau province, Sumatra, Indonesia in this March 15, 2016 file photo taken by Antara Foto.

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  17. 3-D Printing Custom Support Structures for Tissue ImplantsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 3 | ECNmag

    Tissue implants customised to a patient could soon be printed using a new type of 3-D printer under development by Nanyang Technological University, Singapore and a Singapore-based 3-D printing start-up focused on healthcare. This new printer can print the supporting structure layer by layer and insert living cells to form a live tissue that could aid in regeneration of particular tissues or organs.

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  18. BlackRock to ask if companies spend cash from tax holiday on growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2015 | Reuters

    BlackRock Inc will scrutinize how companies plan to use the cash they bring back to the United States as part of a tax holiday backed by U.S. President Donald Trump, CEO Larry Fink said in a letter distributed on Tuesday. During his election campaign, Trump backed a policy of cutting taxes on cash that countries repatriate as a way to entice them to invest their overseas money in the United States.

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  19. SE Asia Stocks-Hold on to gains; Singapore hits 14-mth closing highRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... PetroVietnam Gas jumped as much as 3.3 percent, its biggest intra-day percentage gain in more than a month. Indonesia closed 0.8 percent higher, with financials and telecom stocks leading. The country's largest telecommunications firm, PT ...

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  20. 'Magical' crab is named in honour of Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    A new type of beady-eyed crab has been named after J.K Rowling's characters Harry Potter and Professor Severus Snape. The crab, dubbed Harryplax severus, lives in dead coral fragments along the coasts of Guam in the western Pacific Ocean.

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