Latest Central Kalimantan Stories

2011-02-28 14:32:03

Indonesia has promised to become a world leader in reducing greenhouse gas emissions. In 2009, the president committed to a 26% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 to below 'business-as-usual' levels. Of this total, 14% would have to come from reducing emissions from deforestation or forest degradation. Investments by foreign governments and other bodies are expected to raise total emission reduction from 26% to 41%. While international negotiations on rules about how to reduce...

2011-02-02 06:25:00

Indonesia said Tuesday that it plans to step up its law enforcement on Borneo Island, after it acknowledged that hundreds of mine and plantation companies are operating illegally on the island, which is affecting forests and threatened species. The forest ministry admitted that less than 20 percent of the companies operating on the island and less than 1.5 percent of the mining firms had official permits in Central Kalimantan, on the Indonesian side of Borneo. "There are only 67 plantation...

2008-09-11 03:00:17

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Sept. 11, 2008) - Kalimantan Gold Corporation Limited (TSX VENTURE:KLG)(AIM:KLG) is pleased to report further exploration progress on its promising coal prospects in East Kalimantan (see attached map, available at: http:/ /media3.marketwire.com/docs/klg911m1.JPG). Latest highlights include: - Further evidence of significant coal occurrences at Mandul Island - High calorie coal showings at two other concessions - Four more coal concessions added...

2008-08-20 03:00:32

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 20, 2008) - Kalimantan Gold Corporation Limited (TSX VENTURE:KLG)(AIM:KLG) continues to achieve success in its drilling at the 100%-owned Jelai gold project in East Kalimantan, Indonesia where 56 holes, totaling 4,468 metres have been drilled over the past year up until July 10, 2008. Latest results from the drilling include intercepts such as: - Hole 38 reporting 15 metres @ 4.9 grammes of gold per tonne ("gpt"), including 5.4 metres @...

Word of the Day
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.