Latest Geography of Indonesia Stories

2013-05-11 23:01:36

Merritt electrified the crowd with several of her signature tricks and earned 70.24 points to win the title. (PRWEB) May 11, 2013 MonaVie Athlete Raimi

New Owl Species Discovered In Indonesia By Its Unique Whistle
2013-02-14 07:35:57

A new species of owl has been discovered in Lombok, Indonesia by two researchers just a few days apart from one another in early September 2003. But it was not the plumage that gave this bird away.

2009-03-13 21:00:42

Conservationists say protecting the world's watersheds means billions in savings to places such as Jakarta in Indonesia.

2008-09-23 09:01:01

Text of report in English by website of independent Indonesian news magazine Tempo on 22 September [Article by Sorta Tobing: "PGN Agrees to Raise Gas Supply for PLN"] The State Gas Company (PGN) has said it will increase the gas supply for the State Electricity Company (PLN) to 230-260 million standard cubic feet per day (mmscfd) next year.

2008-09-12 06:00:29

Text of report in English by Japan's largest news agency Kyodo Jakarta: A small mortar shell exploded Thursday [11 September] near a US copper and gold mine operated by Freeport McMoran Copper & Gold Inc.

2008-08-25 09:01:28

Indonesian steel producers to raise exports JAKARTA, Aug.

2006-06-21 04:37:30

SINJAI, Indonesia (Reuters) - Landslides and floods on Indonesia's eastern Sulawesi island have killed 114 people and the toll could rise further, officials said on Wednesday. A search-and-rescue operation was underway after two days of heavy rain in several parts of South Sulawesi province.

2006-02-28 03:40:00

Hundreds of native Papuans are demonstrating to demand the closure of a huge mine in Indonesia's Papua province run by the U.S. company Freeport-McMoran Copper & Gold Inc, police and witnesses said on Tuesday.

Word of the Day
  • An aromatic woolly plant (Origanum dictamnus) native to Crete, formerly believed to have magical powers.
The word 'dittany' may come from the name of Mount Diktē in Crete, where it was supposed to grow.