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News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Indonesia mobilizes to combat health-damaging forest fires

News channel or source: http://www.eastoregonian.com/indonesia-mobilizes-to-combat-health-damaging-forest-fires-eo-ap-webfeeds-news-nation-world3208fe33f5e142e1acd87d96a0dcf35a
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The agency said satellites have detected 90 "hotspots" or fires across Indonesia, with the biggest numbers in West and Central Kalimantan. Pontianak, the capital of West Kalimantan province, has been blanketed in smoke, it said. Record Indonesian forest ...

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: As Indonesia gears up for elections, activists brace for an environmental sell-off

News channel or source: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/02/as-indonesia-gears-up-for-elections-activists-brace-for-an-environmental-sell-off/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

First on donors’ wish lists: access to business permits. Coal mined in East Kalimantan being transported by river barge. Almost half of of Indonesia’s coal production comes from the province. Photo by Tommy Apriando for Mongabay-Indonesia. The number ...

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Police arrest 5 in killing of endangered orangutan shot 130 times

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/19/police-arrest-5-who-killed-orangutan-in-borneo-with-air-gun.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Four farmers and a 13-year-old boy in Indonesia admitted they stabbed ... weeks ago after it was spotted by villagers in a lake in the Kutai Timur district of East Kalimantan province. "All the suspects have told police that they shot, stabbed and clubbed ...

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Indonesia takes steps to assure 2018 Asian Games free from impacts of forest fire

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/19/c_136985820.htm
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Indonesia saw annual forest fires which mostly were man ... West Kalimantan, North Kalimantan and East Kalimantan. He said that hotspots have been detected from February 1 to 18 in West Kalimantan and Riau provinces at 52 and 35 ones respectively.

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Police arrest 5 who killed orangutan in Borneo with air gun

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/police-arrest-5-who-killed-orangutan-in-borneo-with-air-gun/2018/02/19/8083d18a-1564-11e8-930c-45838ad0d77a_story.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

JAKARTA, Indonesia — Four Indonesian farmers and a 13-year-old ... Villagers spotted the wounded orangutan in a lake in the East Kutai district of East Kalimantan province on Borneo two weeks ago. It was taken to a clinic at an orangutan protection ...

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Indonesia’s Sectarian Tensions Likely to Worsen in Election Season

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/sword-attack-indonesian-church-sectarian-tensions/4257313.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

East Kalimantan, was also initially described as a “lone wolf” incident but was later revealed to have links with a regional ISIS affiliate called Jamaah Anshorud Daulah (JAD). Suliono is being questioned in Jakarta by Indonesia’s elite ...

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Indonesia probes killing of Borneo orangutan

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/world/2018/02/08/indonesia-probes-killing-of-borneo-orangutan/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

“One hundred and thirty pellets are the largest number in the history of conflicts between orangutans and humans that have occurred in Indonesia,” the charity said on its website. Police said they were investigating the killing in East Kalimantan ...

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Orangutan Shot 130 Times With Air Rifle In Indonesia; 13-Year-Old Boy Among Accused

News channel or source: https://www.indiatimes.com/news/world/orangutan-shot-130-times-with-air-rifle-in-indonesia-13-year-old-boy-among-accused-339973.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

"They meant to shoo away (the orangutan) but their actions instead killed the orangutan," East Kutai district police chief Teddy ... The Indonesian portion of Borneo is called Kalimantan. Bornean and Sumatran orangutans are listed as critically endangered ...

News Indonesia » East Kalimantan: Cement Industry Update Indonesia: Rising Sales in January 2018

News channel or source: https://www.indonesia-investments.com/business/business-columns/cement-industry-update-indonesia-rising-sales-in-january-2018/item8599
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Indonesia's cement consumption rose 9.9 percent year-on ... Santoso said this was particularly visible in East Kalimantan and South Kalimantan where cement demand grew rapidly in accordance with the higher coal price. Semen Baturaja, a cement manufacturer ...