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2014-05-31 08:20:26

"Simply Do Wonders" Celebrates Football and Mobile Technology, in Ooredoo's First Group Campaign with Brand Ambassador DOHA, Qatar, May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ooredoo today launch its first-ever global communication campaign with brand ambassador Leo Messi, as the company reaches out to football fans and social media enthusiasts across its footprint in Asia, the Middle East and North Africa. The campaign includes an international commercial featuring the football skills of Leo...

2014-05-30 12:23:07

WASHINGTON, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. International Trade Commission determined today that revoking the antidumping orders on imports of carbon and certain alloy steel wire rod ("wire rod") from Brazil, Indonesia, Mexico, Moldova and Trinidad & Tobago and the countervailing duty order on imports of wire rod from Brazil would likely lead to the continuation or recurrence of injury to the domestic industry. The Commission also determined that revoking the...

2014-05-28 12:24:11

LONDON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Transmission Towers for Electric Power, 2014 Update - Global Market Size, Average Pricing, Equipment Market Share to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/electricity/transmission_towers_electric_power_2014_update_global_market_size_average_pricing_equipment_market_share_2020.html Transmission Towers for Electric Power, 2014 Update - Global Market Size, Average Pricing, Equipment...

2014-05-28 12:23:58

LONDON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) for Thermal Power, 2014 Update: Global Market Size, Market Share, Average Pricing and Trends to 2020http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/heat_recovery_steam_generators_hrsgs_thermal_power_2014_update_global_market_size_market_share_average_pricing_trends_2020.html Heat Recovery Steam Generators (HRSGs) for Thermal Power, 2014 Update: Global...

2014-05-23 16:20:40

New Ports, Less Visited Locales and More Overnights Equal Deeper Exploration for Travelers LOS ANGELES, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- From untouched rainforests to a "Monkey Island"; from working cacao plantations to pristine R&R beaches; from two thousand-year-old temples to huge metropolises of fine dining, Asia is a continent of contrasts - to be highlighted during Crystal's 2015 Asia cruise season. Ten 12- and 13-day itineraries, plus five shortened "Getaways" of six- to seven-days,...

2014-05-22 04:20:14

BANGKOK, May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The prolonged political unrest in Thailand could hurt the Kingdom's lucrative automotive industry, says Frost & Sullivan. Mr. Dushyant Sinha, Associate Director, Automotive Practice, Asia Pacific at Frost & Sullivan said that the political unrest is impacting the auto sector at different levels. "A more direct impact is on consumer confidence which coupled with general uncertainty and tighter financing has adversely impacted consumer spending. On...

2014-05-20 12:35:30

BALI, Indonesia, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill announced that by the end of this month it will begin cocoa processing tests at its state-of-the-art cocoa processing plant in Gresik, in the East Java region of Indonesia. Construction of the plant is nearing completion. When the plant opens later this year it will have capabilities to process approximately 70,000 metric tons of cocoa beans into cocoa powder, cocoa butter and cocoa liquor for customers in Indonesia and other...

2014-05-19 16:23:44

The Flying Eye Hospital will be in Makassar for two weeks to provide intense thematic and subspecialty training NEW YORK, May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In support of Orbis's long-term commitment to strengthening the ophthalmic services in Indonesia, the Flying Eye Hospital (FEH) has landed for the first time in Makassar to conduct an intensive and comprehensive training and skills exchange program. The program represents an expansion of Orbis programing beyond the main island of Java...

2014-05-16 16:22:06

JAKARTA, Indonesia, May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cargill's Cocoa and Chocolate business, international development agency Swisscontact and the Soppeng Regency Government have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to implement the Cargill Cocoa Promise in the Soppeng Regency of South Sulawesi Province, Indonesia. The Cargill Cocoa Promise is the company's global commitment to the development of a sustainable cocoa supply chain and to making a difference in three key areas - improving the...

2014-05-15 12:24:54

LONDON, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: The Oil & Gas Automation & Control Systems Market 2013-2023http://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/oil_gas_automation_control_systems_market_2013_2023.html Report DetailsThe Oil & Gas Automation & Control Systems Market 2013-2023 looks into opportunities that this market offers and its application to various industries that have use for automation systems. It...


Latest Indonesia Reference Libraries

Timor Pony
2014-05-27 11:55:48

The Timor is a breed of pony developed on Timor Island, Indonesia. Its origin is most likely from Indian breeds imported to the island. A close relative to the Timor is the Flores Pony developed on the nearby Flores Island. The local people used both breeds as working cattle ponies, for riding, driving and light farming. Many ponies have been exported to Australia to be bred and enhance the Australian Pony. The Timor is a strong breed, it is agile, quiet and has a willing disposition....

Sandalwood Pony
2014-05-22 11:13:41

The Sandalwood Pony is one of eight breeds of pony that is native to Indonesia. The Sandalwood inhabits the Sumba and Sumbawa Islands and is closely related to the other breeds of Indonesia. The Batak Pony, Gayoe, Deli Pony, Java Pony, Sumba and Sumbawa Pony and the Timor Pony are the other breeds of the islands. Its name comes from the Sandalwood tree, a major export of the country. It is a fine breed of pony due to the Arabian bloodline. The pony has extraordinary endurance and can be...

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...

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Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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