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News Indonesia » West Sumatra: 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 National Disaster Mitigation Agency said Wednesday that emergency alerts in Riau and South Sumatra provinces on the island ... detected 90 "hotspots" or fires across Indonesia, with the biggest numbers in West and Central Kalimantan.

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: 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 ... 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 most ...

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: Indonesia issues volcanic ash flight warnings after Mount Sinabung erupts

News channel or source: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/feb/20/indonesia-flight-warnings-mount-sinabung-volcano-ash-cloud
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Photograph: Antara Foto/Reuters Indonesia has raised flight warnings around ... Areas around the crater of the volcano, located about 1,900km north-west of the capital, Jakarta, on the island of Sumatra have been off-limits for several years because ...

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: 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 made ... 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 ...

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: Scientists from Indonesia, Germany and the Netherlands win Indonesian Peat Prize

News channel or source: https://news.mongabay.com/2018/02/scientists-from-indonesia-germany-and-the-netherlands-win-indonesian-peat-prize/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

A team of scientists from Indonesia, Germany and the Netherlands has won ... As of the end of 2017, Deltares had collected lidar data for much of eastern Sumatra’s lowlands and parts of West Kalimantan province, in Indonesian Borneo, covering more ...

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: Indonesia volcano update: How many active volcanoes are in Indonesia’s Ring of Fire?

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/921635/Indonesia-volcano-update-eruption-how-many-volcanoes-pacific-ring-fire
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Sinabung’s summit was left “completely annihilated” after the fiery mountain spewed a 5km column of ash into the sky over Sumatra. Spine-chilling footage ... There are a total of 147 volcanoes spread over Indonesia’s picturesque archipelago of ...

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: Ash Cloud Rises Over Indonesia's Sinabung Volcano

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/weather/topstories/ash-cloud-rises-over-indonesias-sinabung-volcano/vi-BBJjrc5
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

A huge cloud of ash and steam rose over the Sinabung volcano in Karo Regency, North Sumatra, Indonesia, following an eruption on ... which is located around 15 miles to the west of Mount Sinabung. Credit: Agnezdiann via Storyful

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: Accidents mar Indonesia's fast-and-furious infrastructure program

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/Economy/Accidents-mar-Indonesia-s-fast-and-furious-infrastructure-program
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Franky Rivan, an analyst at Mirae Asset Sekuritas Indonesia, is among those who believe rushed ... Widodo last week launched the construction of what will be the first toll road in West Sumatra -- part of the Trans-Sumatra project, which will connect ...

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: West Sumatran geothermal energy potential estimated at 1,600 MW

News channel or source: http://www.thinkgeoenergy.com/west-sumatran-geothermal-energy-potential-estimated-at-1600-mw/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The provincial government of West Sumatra in Indonesia, sees large untapped geothermal development potential that could supply power to the province and through the national transmission grid. The provincial Government of West Sumatra in Indonesia sees ...

News Indonesia » West Sumatra: Jokowi pays homage to Indonesian press pioneer during West Sumatra trip

News channel or source: http://www.thejakartapost.com/life/2018/02/09/jokowi-pays-homage-to-indonesian-press-pioneer-during-w-sumatra-trip.html
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

On his official Instagram account, the President explained that Djamaluddin, who passed away in 1967, was also the man behind Indonesia’s first atlas ... Sawahlunto, West Sumatra,” wrote Jokowi, adding that he also handed Djamaluddin’s family ...