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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
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.
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)
Small and large-scale farmers in Riau province, Sumatra, have been blamed for the recent choking smoke smothering Singapore and parts of Malaysia.
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-Indonesiaâ€™s (WWF) Tiger Protection Units.
Infrared footage has shown a rare tiger roaming in protected forests on Indonesia's Sumatra island, which conservationists claim to have been illegally cleared.
Environmental group WWF said on Monday that poachers might have used pineapples to poison and kill an endangered Sumatran elephant for its tusk.
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.
Severe fires in Indonesia â€“ responsible for some of the worst air quality conditions worldwide â€“ are linked not only to drought, but also to changes in land use and population density.
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.
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