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Indonesia’s orangutans threatened by expansion of palm oil plantations

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

CENTRAL KALIMANTAN, Indonesia: Palm oil plantations are the single largest threat to the existence of orangutans in Indonesia’s fast depleting forests, according to Orangutan Foundation International.  505 more words

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Palangka Raya - Part 1

I was born in Central Kalimantan or you may say Central Borneo. I would like to share about my beloved home island. So, I am writing about my hometown, Palangka Raya to begin with. 367 more words

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Helicopters bound for Riau, Kalimantan to control forest fires: Report

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

JAKARTA: Indonesia’s Environment and Forestry Ministry is set to dispatch helicopters to Riau and Kalimantan to help ongoing efforts to prevent and control forest fires, amid concern that the transboundary haze could return.  259 more words

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Riau, Kalimantan get helicopters to prevent land, forest fires

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

PEKANBARU, RIAU (The Jakarta Post/Asia News Network) – Indonesia is set to dispatch helicopters to Riau and Kalimantan to help prevent and control land and forest fires. 255 more words

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Lawless Seas: Sulu Sea Kidnappings a Threat to Merchant Shipping -- "Pirates and Abu Sayyaf are there."

By REUTERS

JAN. 10, 2017, 1:51 A.M. E.S.T.

KUALA LUMPUR — The Sulu Sea between eastern Malaysia and the Philippines has become dangerous for merchant shipping due to rising threat of kidnappings, the International Maritime Bureau (IMB) said on Tuesday. 328 more words

Spending Christmas Day at the Equatorial Region

Christmas perhaps is the most anticipated time of the year especially for Filipinos; the season where most people look forward to be with family and friends. 2,616 more words

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On The Records: SARANA

Sebagai sebuah aliran musik yang lahir dari memanfaatkan bebunyian ganjil dan bising yang dianggap polusi suara menjadi estetika tersendiri dengan cara yang imajinatif, noise pada hakikatnya adalah… 989 more words

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