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

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/Health/wireStory/indonesia-mobilizes-combat-health-damaging-forest-fires-53235127
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 » West Kalimantan: Four Indonesian provinces on disaster alert as hot spots rise

News channel or source: http://www.straitstimes.com/singapore/four-indonesian-provinces-on-disaster-alert-as-hot-spots-rise
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

For Indonesia, the disaster alert status means that the national ... according to the Terra and Aqua satellites. West Kalimantan province recorded the highest number with 23 hot spots, while Central Kalimantan recorded 12, Riau had nine, and South Sumatra ...

News Indonesia » West Kalimantan: Rash of forest fires breaks out in Indonesia

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/rash-forest-fires-breaks-indonesia-084418303.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Pekanbaru (Indonesia) (AFP) - Indonesia was battling a rash of forest ... Fires have broken out in four provinces -- South Sumatra, Riau, West Kalimantan and Central Kalimantan -- prompting them to declare "alert emergency" status, one notch below the ...

News Indonesia » West 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 ... Those province were Aceh, North Sumatra, West Sumatra, Riau, Jambi, South Sumatra, West Kalimantan, North Kalimantan and East Kalimantan. He said that hotspots have been detected from February ...

News Indonesia » West 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

This year, Indonesia will hold elections for governors ... They include districts within the provinces of East Nusa Tenggara, West Kalimantan and North Maluku. A key river in Sekalak village, in Sumatra’s Bengkulu province, has been polluted by chunks ...

News Indonesia » West Kalimantan: Army foils attempt to smuggle sausages, balloons into West Kalimantan

News channel or source: http://www.theborneopost.com/2018/02/14/army-foils-attempt-to-smuggle-sausages-balloons-into-west-kalimantan/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

some 200m from the Malaysia-Indonesia border. The trio, aged between 20 and 40, was spotted walking through an illegal entry towards West Kalimantan, and found to be without any valid travel documents. It is learned they were intending to return to their ...

News Indonesia » West Kalimantan: Indonesia hosts FAO pilot projects for tackling zoonoses

News channel or source: http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/02/08/indonesia-hosts-fao-pilot-projects-for-tackling-zoonoses.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

have designated four areas in Indonesia for pilot projects to contain the spread of zoonoses. The four places are Bengkalis in Riau, Ketapang in West Kalimantan, Boyolali in Central Java and Minahasa in North Sulawesi, said Andri Jatikusumah, a national ...

News Indonesia » West Kalimantan: GOF Thwarts Attempt To Smuggle 4WD To West Kalimantan

News channel or source: http://www.bernama.com/bernama/v8/ge/newsgeneral.php?id=1437221
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

BAU, Feb 18 (Bernama) -- The General Operations Force (GOF) thwarted an attempt to smuggle out a four-wheel drive (4WD) vehicle from Kuching to West Kalimantan, Indonesia, in an operation conducted in an oil palm plantation in Serikin here last Friday.

News Indonesia » West Kalimantan: Eat pork but be penitent: Indonesian archbishop

News channel or source: https://www.ucanews.com/news/eat-pork-but-be-penitent-indonesian-archbishop/81521
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Some dioceses in Indonesia have shown signs of a greater cultural understanding ... Archbishop Agustinus Agus of Pontianak, who is based in West Kalimantan, where many Chinese Indonesians live, granted dispensation from the Lenten discipline of abstinence.

News Indonesia » West Kalimantan: RedDoorz expands its network in Makassar as part of growth in Indonesia

News channel or source: https://www.hospitalitynet.org/news/4086930.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Rishabh Singhi, Chief Operating Officer, RedDoorz said, "Indonesia has been a great starting point ... Island and is a key hub connecting Sumatra, Java, Bali and Kalimantan in the West with the Moluccas and Papua in the East. Being a port city and a ...