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News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Indonesia's terasi, shrimp paste, becoming a popular tourist souvenir

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Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

JAKARTA (THE JAKARTA POST/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Terasi (shrimp paste) produced in Toboali, South Bangka regency, Bangka Belitung Islands province, is one of the most popular food souvenirs from the area. Antara news agency reports that the red-coloured ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Here are the 4 best dive sites in Indonesia

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Publication date: Saturday 22 July 2017

News website CNN recently ran a listicle article on the 10 Best Dive Sites in Asia ... in Riau Islands, Mandeh in West Sumatra, Belitung in Bangka Belitung, Tanjung Lesung in Banten and much more. "There are hundreds of diving spots in Indonesia, we ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: More cold storage urgent in Bangka Belitung Islands: Local govt

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Publication date: hursday 06 July 2017

Bangka Belitung ... Bangka Belitung Islands Governor Abdul Fatah during a visit to The Jakarta Post office on Friday. He said the local administration also welcomed investors to develop tourism in the region, which is included in Indonesia’s top 10 ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Indonesia police plane missing, feared crashed

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Publication date: Friday 02 December 2016

Bangka Belitung province, to Batam in the Riau Islands. An earlier police statement said the plane had set off at 9:24 am but that air traffic control lost contact with the plane at 10:15 am. It was carrying five crew and eight passengers. Indonesia’s ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Body parts found after Indonesian plane went missing

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Publication date: Saturday 03 December 2016

The M28 Skytruck plane carrying 13 people lost contact with air traffic control Saturday during a flight from Pangkal Pinang, Bangka Belitung province to Batam in the Riau Islands province in western Indonesia. Airplane seats and suitcases along with body ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Inside Indonesia’s nuclear dream

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Publication date: onday 15 February 2016

(Photo: Samantha Yap) Some of the proposed sites for Indonesia’s first nuclear power plant are located in the province of Bangka-Belitung, an island off Southeast Sumatera. BATAN’s feasibility studies found Muntok in West Bangka, and Permis in South ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Interview: Indonesia expects 2.1 mln Chinese tourist arrivals this year - official

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Publication date: Wednesday 27 January 2016

Pitana explained the significant hike of the target of Chinese tourist arrivals this year ... centered in Bangka Belitung Island in western parts of the country with a parade of over 100 yachts and a duplicate of the legendary ship from Indonesia's ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Legendary ship duplicate, over 100 yachts to sail

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Publication date: onday 18 January 2016

On March 9, the duplicate of Majapahit ship along with the yachts is expected to be at Bangka Belitung ... great Indonesia's expedition in the past, said Sumarwoto, chairman of the community of Majapahit lover. Indonesia is home to over 17,500 islands ...

News Indonesia » Bangka-Belitung Islands: Quarantine islands for imported cattle being assessed by Indonesian Government

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Publication date: Sunday 09 August 2015

The Indonesian Government ... islands would be a place to bring the cattle into first and make sure they are free [of disease]." Mr Siregar said potential quarantine islands being assessed by the government include Naduk Island in the Bangka-Belitung ...