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The Gorontalo Port Police confiscated on Thursday 14 boxes containing 1,120 dead and frozen Sulawesi white-tailed rats. Considered a delicacy by certain communities in North Sulawesi, the rats, endemic to the forests of Sulawesi, were being shipped from Luwuk, Banggai Islands, Central Sulawesi, ...
MAKASSAR (Indonesia) (AFP) - Indonesian villager Mama Hasria swims upstream with about 200 empty jerry cans tied to her back, a daily trip she and other local women make to get clean water for their community on Sulawesi island. As a scorching sun beats down, Hasria makes the four kilometre, ...

Tayto Park has welcomed six new Sulawesi Black Crested Macaques, welcoming three males and three females. The macaques are native of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi and are a critically endangered species. In recent decades, 80% of the macaque's population has been lost. The six macaques ...
While infrastructural pressures have spurred the Indonesian government's drive to create “new Bali's”, demand trends from Europe – such as the maturing traveller profile – are also pointing towards lesser-known destinations. Last month, DMC Khiri Indonesia opened an office in Sulawesi, covering ...
PREMIUM The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has confirmed that its investigators arrested a number of people in Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi. “Yes, an operation in Kendari began last night [and went on] until today, as we received information from local citizens. We are questioning a number of ...
By Robin Gomes. The northern Indonesian Diocese of Manado has been holding a series of activities to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Catholic Church in the region. The Church in the North Sulawesi province in the region inhabited by the Minahasa people was established on ...

MANADO, NNC - The Indonesia Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) predicts North Sulawesi to be cloudy with a chance of light rain on Saturday (02/24). "The air temperature is estimated to be 20-33 degrees Celsius with humidity of 55 to 95 percent, while winds will blow from the ...
MANADO, NNC - The Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) North Sulawesi Representative Branch targets registering 2,021 investors in 2018. "We are optistic with the investor target given to IDX North Sulawesi, since the public's knowledge on investing has improved," said Fonny The, Head of IDX North ...
Residents clash with police personnel in land execution in C. Sulawesi A land execution in Banggai regency in Central Sulawesi ends in a skirmish between the police and the residents on March 19. (Courtesy of LBH Central Sulawesi /-) ...
... Utara Naik Dua Kali Lipat Peningkatan impor bahan bakar mineral dan barang-barang modal ke Sulawesi Utara (Sulut) mendongkrak nilai impor Januari 2018. ... "Namun, bila dibandingkan dengan Januari 2017, net ekspor Sulawesi Utara naik hampir dua kali lipatnya," imbuh dia. Sementara itu, nilai ...
Industry Minister Airlangga Hartarto said in Jakarta on Monday that he had offered the development of three industrial estates in North Kalimantan, North Sumatra and North Sulawesi to Singapore. He explained that the concept was similar to the development of other industrial estates in the country, such ...
MANADO, NNC - Malaysia is the largest importer country of products from North Sulawesi Province in January 2018. "Malaysia is the largest supplier country for North Sulawesi in January 2018 with a contribution of more than half of North Sulawesi's import value," said Head of Central Statistics Agency ...
Vow for peace South Sulawesi governor and deputy governor candidates pose with Makassar mayor and deputy mayor candidates during a peace campaign declaration in Losari Beach in Makassar on Sunday.(JP/Andi Hajramurni) (JP/Andi Hajramurni). PREMIUM ...
Two nabbed for clearing conservation area for plantation, fishpond Two birds sit on a tree branch at Bogani Nani Wartabone National Park. The park is home to 36 bird and 10 mammal species endemic to Sulawesi. JP/ Syamsul Huda M Suhari (JP/Syamsul Huda M Suhari) ...
Central Sulawesi records economic growth of 7.14% in 2017 First shipment: Hongthai International, a company operating in the Special Economic Zone (KEK) of Palu, Central Sulawesi, began exporting pine sap products to Guangzhou, China, via Pantoloan Port in Palu in December 2017. (JP/Ruslan ...
Conflicts in the workplace, wage disparity and language barriers have all contributed in fueling an anti-Chinese sentiment among workers in the Indonesia Morowali Industrial Park (IMIP) in Central Sulawesi, according to a beritagar report. Two videos have recently gone viral showing fights between local ...
Films taken by activists on Sulawesi show the final moments of dogs at Tomohon Extreme Market, one of 200 such places in Indonesia. After being dragged yelping from their cages, the dogs are struck on the head with sticks then lined up on the ground, where they are blow-torched to remove their hair.

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- Campaigners are calling for the closure of Indonesian animal markets touted as tourist attractions where dogs are bludgeoned by the thousands and blow-torched alive. One of the markets on the island of Sulawesi, known as Tomohon Extreme Market, was previously listed on ...
Snap a photo of South Sulawesi's Butterfly Kingdom from above Helena Sky Bridge is open daily with an entrance fee of Rp 20,000 (US$1.50) on weekdays and Rp 22,500 on weekends. (Helena Sky Bridge via Bantimurung/File) ...
The Indonesian island of Sulawesi offers a rich bonanza of endemic, exotic and endangered wildlife, mainly macaques and birds, whose conservation has become crucial because of habitat destruction. Text by G. SHAHEED and photographs by SHEFIQUE BASHEER AHAMMED. Show Caption.
PREMIUM A young couple in Belapunranga village in Gowa regency, South Sulawesi, has been forced to marry in a traditional ceremony after being caught alone at a rambutan farm by local residents. The couple, identified as Manai, 20, and Sugiani, 19, were married on Monday in the presence of a ...
BANGKOK, 17January 2018: Khiri Travel Indonesia opened an office in Makassar, Sulawesi, late last year, which is now fully operational and accepting tour bookings. The new office is Khiri's fifth in Indonesia. Other offices are serving tour clients in Lombok, Bali, Labuan Bajo (Flores), and Yogyakarta (Java ...
This picture taken on November 4, 2016 shows a saltwater crocodile with a tyre around its neck in the Palu river in Palu, Central Sulawesi. Indonesian conservation officials are racing against time to locate and rescue a saltwater crocodile that has had a tire wrapped around its for more than a year on the ...
Jokowi distributes land certificates to S. Sulawesi residents President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo distributed nearly 4,000 land certificates to residents in South Sulawesi. (JP/Anton Hermansyah) ...
KOMPAS.com – Minimnya publikasi diversitas cacing tanah membuat Fahri “gerah”. Dosen Jurusan Biologi, Fakultas MIPA, Universitas Tadulako, Palu, Sulawesi Tengah, itu menyakini masih banyak biodiversitas cacing tanah yang belum diungkap. Meski telah ada peneletian terdahulu, hanya tiga artikel ...
The Bugis community is a Malay sub-ethnic group that originates from the Sulawesi islands in Indonesia. Large sections of the Muslim community in Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia are of Bugis descent. Dr Mahathir had allegedly referenced Prime Minister Najib Razak's ancestry when he made the ...
Residents of Tiberias village in Bolaang Mongondow, North Sulawesi, have called on the government to help end their land dispute against plantation company Malisya Sejahtera that has not yet shown any sign of settlement since it started in 2015. The company has allegedly claimed the land where ...
Some of the items are on loan from the National Museum of Indonesia and have never been showcased outside the country. The padewakan was constructed by four locals of Bulukumba regency in South Sulawesi over three months. It was then dismantled, transported and reassembled in the museum.
Govt to probe rumors about Chinese workers in Central Sulawesi Employees work at a stainless steel hot rolled coil (HRC) station at the Morowali Industrial Park's HRC plant in Morowali, Central Sulawesi, on Sept. 18. (JP/Stefani Ribka) ...
Het gaat om executies in het dorp Rawagedeh, in de provincie Sulawesi. De eisers wisten volgens de rechtbank in 2013 al dat de Staat ...
Tourism Ministry conducted an exhibition called Sparkling Sulawesi at the atrium of Royal Plaza Surabaya, East Java on Nov. 11 – 12.
Strong earthquake - Minahassa Peninsula, Sulawesi - November 22, 2017. Created November 22, 2017 Last update November 22, 2017 01:46 By Armand Vervaeck. –. Most important Earthquake Data: Magnitude : 5. Local Time (conversion only below land) : Unknown. GMT/UTC Time : 2017-11-22 01:11:24.
COM - Entourage of Central Sulawesi Provincial Government, Special Economic Zone (SEZ) Management of Palu and SEZ National Council ...
Siladen Resort and Spa in Manado, North Sulawesi, was voted the best dive center or resort of 2017 by London-based Dive Magazine.
Jakarta. Siladen Resort and Spa near Manado, North Sulawesi, was voted the best dive center or resort of 2017 by London-based Dive Magazine. The resort is ...
PREMIUM The residents of Bahodopi district in Morowali, Central Sulawesi, have swallowed rumors about the presence of thousands of ...
PREMIUM The recent success of the Tour de Central Celebes (TDCC) international cycling race held in Poso, Central Sulawesi, could signal ...
... a hilly route during Stage 2 of a 133.4-km track from Poso to Parigi in the 2017 Tour de Central Celebes in Central Sulawesi on Tuesday.
Dr Mahathir should apologise as the Bugis community is found not only in South Sulawesi, but all over Indonesia and even in Malaysia,” Antara ...
Central Sulawesi Governor Longki Djanggola led a ceremony to mark ... said Central Sulawesi Tourism Agency head Ardiansyah Lamasitudju.
Warning issued amid seismic activity from Mt. Lokon A photo of Mount Lokon in Tomohon, North Sulawesi, in this undated file photo.
Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) investigators handed over a dossier on former Southeast Sulawesi governor Nur Alam, who is a ...
West Sulawesi Council speaker resigns after being named graft suspect Judge Safri reads out the verdict rejecting the pretrial motion filed by ...
Jakarta. Nine suspected terrorists were captured in a series of raids in South Sulawesi, Central Java, East Java and Riau on Tuesday (24/10), ...
Jakarta (ANTARA News) - The Indonesian province of Southeast Sulawesi has several alluring tourist attractions, such as Bokori Island and ...
Sulawesi Island has been the site of many foreign-funded mining projects. Mining was given a boost in the years between 2001, when district ...
KUALA LUMPUR: After over a year since it put forth a plan to expand its plantation land in Indonesia via a joint venture with an Indonesian firm, ...
Nona is a Sulawesi crested black macaque. Photographed here by Stefano Unterthiner, she is seen chained to a chair outside the house ...
Palu (ANTARA News) - Central Sulawesi Governor Longki Djanggola stated that the food security condition, especially with regard to the ...
Bitung, North Sulawesi hosts Lembeh Strait Charm Festival 2017 Seeing red: A participant from North Sulawesi group performs a Manadonese ...


 

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