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2014-03-25 23:01:06

IceWarp will conduct a roadshow throughout Indonesia in late March-early April of 2014 to introduce the new version of its award-winning messaging server, the Global messaging and collaboration

2013-12-13 23:23:15

Bintan Lagoon Resort has been selected as the venue for the ‘Mozaic Hotels & Resorts SPGA Golf Experience’, taking place from 6 to 8 January 2014.

2013-12-10 23:29:06

Mozaic Ferry Lines offers guests and golfers to Bintan Lagoon Resort more trip options and flexibility in travel with its new ferry timetable. Singapore (PRWEB)

2013-07-08 14:53:30

Small and large-scale farmers in Riau province, Sumatra, have been blamed for the recent choking smoke smothering Singapore and parts of Malaysia.

2011-03-15 00:00:27

Sumatran tigers are Critically Endangered, with as few as 400 left in the wild Washington, DC (Vocus/PRWEB) March 14, 2011 A suspected tiger smuggler has been arrested in Sumatra, Indonesia, following a three-day operation by the Natural Resource Conservation Agency (BKSDA) in Riau and West Sumatra provinces, with support from World Wildlife Fund-Indonesia’s (WWF) Tiger Protection Units.

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2010-10-13 07:16:47

Infrared footage has shown a rare tiger roaming in protected forests on Indonesia's Sumatra island, which conservationists claim to have been illegally cleared.

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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.

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2009-06-02 10:40:40

A report said on Tuesday that three dead elephants were suspected of being poisoned in the forest concession area of a pulp company in the Riau province of Indonesia's Sumatra island.

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2009-02-23 09:44:09

Severe fires in Indonesia – responsible for some of the worst air quality conditions worldwide – are linked not only to drought, but also to changes in land use and population density.

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2008-08-28 09:05:00

Conservation body WWF said that Sumatra's endangered elephants and tigers are expecting a boost from an Indonesian government move to expand one of their last havens, a four-year-old national park on the island.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.