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2011-05-05 00:00:30

Indonesia infrastructure investment company targets more acquisition in 2011 Jakarta, Indonesia (PRWEB) May 04, 2011 Inovisi Infracom's total net asset as at December 31, 2011, was up 603 percent to Indonesian Rupiah 1.22 trillion from Indonesian Rupiah 186 billion as at the same period last year. Inovisi in a statement on Tuesday said the increase in total assets would strengthen its position as the leading telecommunication infrastructure company in Indonesia by assets. The diversified...

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2009-06-16 10:40:00

Environmental group WWF said on Monday that poachers might have used pineapples to poison and kill an endangered Sumatran elephant for its tusk. Syamsidar, a WWF spokeswoman, told AFP that the male was found dead in a pulp plantation in Riau province, Sumatra last Friday with its tusks removed.  This is the seventh recent Indonesian elephant found dead from poaching. "Pineapple fibers were found in its stomach. The fruit could have been poisoned," she added. Syamsidar said the other...

2009-02-20 00:39:00

DOHA, Qatar and JAKARTA, Indonesia, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Qatar Telecom (Qtel) Q.S.C. ("Qtel") today announced the final results of its concurrent tender offers, through its wholly-owned subsidiary Indonesia Communications Pte. Ltd., to acquire Series B Shares of PT Indosat Tbk. (IDX: ISAT; NYSE: IIT), an Indonesian company ("Indosat" and, such shares, "Series B Shares"), pursuant to an Indonesian offer, and to acquire American Depositary Shares representing Series B Shares...

2008-09-03 06:00:17

Text of report in English by official Chinese news agency Xinhua (New China News Agency) JAKARTA, Sept. 3 (Xinhua) - Indonesia has decreased the price of airline fuel by an average of 15 per cent to 11.825 rupiah (some 1.29 US dollars) per litre since Sept. 1, an official said here Wednesday. Spokesman of the state-owned oil and gas company Pertamina Wisnuntoro said that the decrease of avtur (aviation turbo fuel) price was due to the ease of global oil price. "We have decreased avtur...

2008-08-11 09:01:04

Indonesian airline Merpati to get fresh funds from government JAKARTA, Aug. 9 (Xinhua) -- Indonesian Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said that the government would inject 300 billion rupiah ( about 533 million U.S. dollars) to the Indonesian Merpati Nusantara Airlines Inc. after the company improved its performance. The minister said President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono had ordered an audit on the state-owned airline. "The president had asked that Merpati Inc., be audited to ascertain its...

2008-07-29 09:00:58

Indonesian steel maker refuses to cooperate with ArcelorMittal JAKARTA, July 28 (Xinhua) -- The Indonesian steel producer Krakatau Steel Inc. refused to cooperate with the world largest steel maker ArcelorMittal in building steel factories in West Java and East Java provinces, Director of Karakatau Steel Fazwar Bujang said here Monday. Previously, ArcellorMittal had seriously asked Krakatau Steel for cooperating on the steel production, the director said. "They have many times asked...

2008-07-18 09:00:53

Indonesian steelmaker likely to buy overseas iron ore mines JAKARTA, July 17 (Xinhua) -- Indonesian largest state-owned steelmaker PT Krakatau Steel planned to buy stakes in overseas iron ore producers to secure supplies, the Jakarta Post reported Thursday. "Prices of iron pellets from Brazil, Chile, India and Bahrain have almost doubled this year," the newspaper quoted Krakatau's President Fazwar Bujang as saying. During a preparation of an initial public offering, Krakatau...

2008-07-17 09:01:01

China's Hong Kong, Singaporean investors eye shares of Indonesian steel company JAKARTA, July 16 (Xinhua) -- Investors from China's Hong Kong and Singapore are interested in buying shares of Indonesian largest steel producer of Krakatau Steel Inc., the company's Director Fazwar Bujang said here Wednesday. Indonesian is to sale 35 percent of the company's shares at the second semester this year to get funds to finance technology to boost production capacity of the company from 2.3 to 7...

2008-07-08 09:01:01

Text of report by Singapore newspaper The Straits Times website on 8 July [Report by Salim Osman: "Jakarta faces 14 days of power rationing"] The cuts, blamed on gas supply problems at power plants, will cost businesses millions in losses Jakarta -The Indonesian capital is bracing itself for a power crisis this week, with rotating blackouts due to be imposed from Friday for at least a fortnight. The forced blackouts are due to a disruption in gas supplies for two power plants that...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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