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2013-02-25 00:22:05

Heaviest use of mobile VoIP among Japanese and Indonesian panelists contrasts with their lighter use of cellular network voice calling COLUMBIA, Md., Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Japanese smartphone panelists are the predominant users of Voice over IP (VoIP) applications on mobile devices, according to the latest updates by Arbitron Mobile for its smartphone measurement services in seven countries around the world. Almost 70 percent of the smartphone panelists in Japan accessed...

2013-02-20 12:24:29

COLUMBIA, Md., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Kingdom smartphone panelists spend the most time with mobile social media out of all the participants in seven Arbitron Mobile-based measurement services in the United States, Europe and Asia. U.K. social media fans--86 percent of the U.K. smartphone panel--posted, tweeted, and updated their status across more than a dozen top social media apps for an average of 10 hours and 56 minutes in the month of January. These panelists also...

2013-02-20 08:22:52

HOUSTON, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Harvest Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: HNR) (Harvest or the Company) today announced that the Share Purchase Agreement (SPA) between PT Pertamina (Persero) and HNR Energia B.V., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Harvest, for the purchase of Harvest's interests in Venezuela for $725 million has been terminated as a result of the Government of Indonesia, in its capacity as sole shareholder of PT Pertamina (Persero), voting not to approve the transaction. The...

2013-02-18 08:20:25

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Feb. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan predicts Indonesia automotive 2013 to grow 7.5% reaching 1.2 million units. Mr. Vivek Vaidya, Vice President, Automotive & Transportation Practice - Asia Pacific at Frost & Sullivan said that the growth will be supported by the stable growth of the domestic economy, the continuous investment flow, infrastructure development, and increasing automotive production capacity. However, the growth will...

2013-02-16 08:20:35

PALM BEACH, Fla., Feb. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rangoni Firenze Shoes will feature a trunk show of Balinese handwoven, artisan handbags from the Dewi Collection. The trunk show will take place on Saturday, February 23 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m at their Palm Beach store. Trudy McConnell, founder of the Dewi Collection says, "We have been doing business in Bali since the bombings of 2004 that left the island stranded with no tourism business, which is the backbone of the island. People were...

2013-02-15 23:02:18

Lucintel's Country Analysis of Indonesia: Economy to Reach $2 Trillion by 2018 Irving, Texas (PRWEB) February 15, 2013 Indonesia is the large archipelago located between Southeast Asia and Australia. Indonesia´s GDP grew at a CAGR of 5.6% for a total of $890.67 billion at current prices in 2012. The country is recognized for its strong economic growth, prudent fiscal management, and a sound macroeconomic policy framework in recent years. Lucintel estimates the economy of Indonesia...

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

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online 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. The unique night song of the Rinjani Scops owl (Otus jolandae) caught the attention of these two scientists, offering evidence that the island of Lombok has its first recorded endemic bird species. Nearly a decade later, the first...

2013-02-13 08:33:50

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan projects mobile internet will become the "hero" that saves the Indonesian telco in 2013 as it will open the new horizon beyond the data communication segment. The "mobile internet fever" will contribute to the growth of the country's telecom industry and benefit the players. Helping to drive the growth are cheaper smartphone prices and rapid social network adoption in the country. Dev Yusmananda, Head of Consulting ICT...

Co-management Approach Safeguards Marine Protected Area In Indonesian Coral Triangle
2013-02-09 09:13:23

Wildlife Conservation Society Fishing communities living on the islands of Indonesia's Karimunjawa National Park have found an important balance, improving their social well-being while reducing their reliance on marine biodiversity, according to the Wildlife Conservation Society and the University of Western Australia. Over the past 5 years, the Government of Indonesia has turned Karimunjawa National Park–a marine paradise of turquoise seas and mangrove-ringed islands in the Java...

2013-02-07 23:03:21

Launching its 2013 Road Show Training Programme with a successful half—day training session in Singapore on February 1st, attended by over 50 of Singapore´s addiction community, The Cabin Chiang Mai has announced further events in Indonesia on the 5th of March, Malaysia on the 7th of March and Hong Kong on the 25 of March. These half-day training sessions cover the latest in effective addiction treatment and focus on The Cabin´s widely successful addiction treatment model....


Latest Indonesia Reference Libraries

Batak Pony
2014-04-10 11:16:16

The Batak Pony is a breed of pony that originated in Central Sumatra, Indonesia. It is thought to have a bloodline from the Mongolian Horse and the Arabian. This breed is being continually bred with  Arabian bloodline to improve its quality. Indonesians breed the Batak selectively and often use them to improve the quality of nearby island horses. The Batak along with seven other breeds are native to Indonesia. The Batak were used as sacrifices to the Gods long ago, but now they are mostly...

Mount Kerinci
2014-04-08 13:32:05

Mount Kerinci, known by many other names including Gunung Kerinci, Berapi Kurinci, and Peak of Indrapura, is an active stratovolcano that is located in Indonesia on the island of Sumatra. It reaches an elevation of 12,484 feet, making it the tallest volcano in Indonesia, and is located within Kerinci Seblat National Park. This volcano features fifteen lakes, the largest of which are Kerinci Lake and Gunung Tujuh Lake. The summit holds a deep crater that is sometimes slightly filled by a...

Sulawesi Bear Cuscus, Ailurops ursinus
2013-08-21 14:19:04

The Sulawesi bear cuscus (Ailurops ursinus), also known as the Sulawesi bear phalanger, is marsupial that is classified within the Phalangeridae family. It can be found in Sulawesi, Indonesia, and neighboring islands. It prefers a habitat within tropical or subtropical arid or moist forests, at elevations of up to 1,968 feet above sea level. The Sulawesi bear cuscus is an arboreal animal, preferring to reside in the trees, and can typically be found in pairs. It is active during the day and...

Javan Torrent Frog, Huia Masonii
2013-07-19 12:55:28

The Javan Torrent Frog (Huia masonii) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It is native to Indonesia. Its natural habitats include tropical or subtropical moist lowland forest, tropical or subtropical moist montane forests, and rivers. The male individual of this species utilizes high-frequency communication to overcome the noise of their riverine habitats that is dominated by low frequencies. Out of the calls, the second harmonic is ultrasonic. Warbles are highly...

Masked Rough-Sided Frog, Hylarana Baramica
2013-07-19 11:18:45

The Masked Rough-Sided Frog (Hylarana baramica) known also as the Baram Frog, is a species of true frog belonging to the genus Hylarana. It can be found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. Its type locality is the Baram River in Sarawak, Malaysia, giving it one of its common names. Their natural habitats are tropical or subtropical moist lowland forests, tropical or subtropical swamps, and swamps. It's not considered threatened by the IUCN. Overall, this frog is...

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