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2014-01-30 04:21:57

TOKYO, Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Appeal 2014 to End Stigma and Discrimination against People Affected by Leprosy was launched in Jakarta, Indonesia, on January 27, endorsed by national human rights institutions from 39 countries and regions. India, Brazil and Indonesia, which together contribute the most cases of leprosy in the world, were among those whose human rights bodies declared: "We uphold the right of people affected by leprosy to live in dignity, free from...

2014-01-29 00:20:16

BANGKOK, Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intense competition from entry of new players in to the market, struggling national carrier and volatile political climate is impacting Thailand Aviation immensely in the short term. And given the imminent impact of ASEAN agreement, the time lost at this juncture could be critical for Thailand businesses. Ravi Madavaram, Aerospace & Defense consultant from Frost & Sullivan said that, "ASEAN has triggered a mad rush by different airlines...

2014-01-27 12:33:01

LONDON, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Asia - Mobile Communications Statistics (tables only) Increasing numbers right across Asia define massive presence in global mobile and broadband marketsAsia presents a massive presence in the global mobile and broadband markets. The region owns close to 50% of the world's mobile subscribers. And when it comes to the development of broadband internet Asia makes a strong claim to be...

2014-01-27 00:21:06

MANILA, Philippines, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Eleven leading Asia Pacific mobile operators under Bridge Alliance formed the region's largest Machine-to-Machine (M2M) alliance today, offering a 'one-stop-shop' experience for M2M deployment across the Asia Pacific region and effectively becoming a center of excellence for M2M services and solutions to attract partnerships and provide customers with an end-to-end M2M regional capability. M2M technology functions by connecting...

2014-01-22 12:23:39

LONDON, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Pharmerging Markets 2012-2016TechNavio's analysts forecast the Pharmerging market to grow at a CAGR of 12.44 percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in healthcare spending. The Pharmerging market has also been witnessing an increase in partnerships among vendors. However, the price pressure could pose a challenge to the...

2014-01-22 08:24:33

Fears of Inflation Prevalent in Global Business Community DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Spain tops the list of countries predicted to suffer most from the effects of Quantitative Easing (QE) tapering, according to a global poll of more than 1,000 business decision makers released today by FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: FCN), the global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organisations protect and enhance their enterprise value. The survey shows that as QE is...

2014-01-21 08:22:18

LONDON, January 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Following months of uncertainty surrounding Indonesia's export ban on raw material exports, on January 12th the country defied the cynics by implementing its controversial policy, with nickel and bauxite exports most affected. Despite previous speculation that the Indonesian government would consent to transitional arrangements, only the two largest copper producers in the country - Freeport McMoran and NewMont Mining Corporation -...

2014-01-16 12:31:05

LONDON, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: CIVETS Medical Device Market Reports The CIVETS markets are geographically diverse but in common offer medical device and equipment manufacturers strong reliance on imports and rapid growth rates. At a time when established first-world markets are experiencing growth of 0-3% and with long-term issues around reducing sovereign debt, CIVETS such as Turkey and Indonesia are offering...

2014-01-06 12:22:53

LONDON, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Strategic Analysis of the Upstream Oil and Gas Market in Southeast AsiaDeclining Hydrocarbon Production Drives E&P Activities, Especially in Marginal and Deepwater FieldsThis research service assesses the current scenario and future potential of the upstream markets in Southeast Asia covering Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, The Philippines, Cambodia, Brunei Darussalam, and...


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
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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