Crop residue and forests are burnt in many tropical countries to clear land for agriculture. In Indonesia, annual biomass burning activities cause a widespread smoke-haze phenomenon that affects human health, quality of life and incomes locally and in neighboring countries. Show More Summary
This Wednesday we brought you news of Greenpeace’s campaign exposing Procter & Gamble’s destructive palm oil sourcing practices in Indonesia and calling on the company to change their ways with a “Thank You, Mom” referencing video and...Show More Summary
Perhaps its best to encourage APRIL to refine and improve their plan rather than slam them, because this could be a fresh start that can be improved upon too The post Indonesia’s 2nd Largest Pulp And Paper Company “APRIL” Falls Short In Forest Management Policy appeared first on Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit.
Here's a first for Indonesia, a country of around 240 million people with big environmental issues.
It's every guy's fantasy -- running into a hot beauty pageant chick like Miss Indonesia -- followed by every most guys' nightmare... watching that chick cross her legs and talk about a "tuck."This might be a good time to brush up on Indonesia!
Back in December SkyTeam announced Garuda Indonesia’s intentions to join SkyTeam as of March 5, 2014. Well, that’s today, and I’m pleased to see that they actually stuck to the timeline, and Garuda Indonesia is now the 20th SkyTeam member airline. Show More Summary
I’m a yoga teacher! Now what? I’ll never forget my last day at the Shangri-La Retreat Center in Bondalem, Indonesia. Between hugs and tears of goodbye, I had been handed a piece of paper saying that I had completed 200-hours … The post 5 Honest & Essential Tips for New Yoga Teachers appeared first on YOGANONYMOUS.
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has won an order for two 50-metric-ton SWL versions of its heavy-duty grab cranes. The K5036-4HD MacGregor cranes are destined for a 68m floating crane barge,
Stepping off the set of her hit series "Glee," Naya Rivera garnered herself a little added exposure by covering the March 2014 issue of Prestige Indonesia magazine. While rocking a few poses for the Mitchell Nguyen McCormack-shot spread,...Show More Summary
BlackBerry might have been on the wane as a smartphone company for years now, no thanks to the meteoric rise of Android, iOS, and even Windows Phone in certain markets, but this does not mean that the company is dead and buried. Not yet, anyways. In fact, BlackBerry has retained quite a loyal following in [...]
The control and elimination of neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) is one of the most cost-effective ways Indonesia can sustain economic growth and reduce inequality, said scientists in an analysis published in PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. Show More Summary
An estimated 30,000 people in Riau province, on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, have fallen ill after excessive exposure to air pollution caused by slash and burn farming on the island, according to Australian news outlet SBS. “Cases...Show More Summary
During MWC 2014, BlackBerry announced the BlackBerry Z3. The handset is the first device that resulted from BlackBerry and Foxconn’s partnership and will be a device targeted at emerging markets, such as Indonesia for example. Unfortunately...Show More Summary
Indonesia to host GromSearch finale The post Rip Curl GromSearch To Finish At Lakey Peak appeared first on Transworld Surf.
For endangered wildlife, the Surabaya Zoo can be akin to a death sentence (via GlobalPost) JAKARTA, Indonesia — Surabaya Zoo is famous across the world. Not for being the oldest and biggest zoo in Indonesia, nor because of its large and diverse collection of rare species. No, the reason Surabaya Zoo has been making international [...]
Newmont Mining's recent update to its dividend policy should make it clear that the price of gold is more important to the company than any export issues in Indonesia.
Singapore-based Otto Marine inform it has named the 'Norshore Atlantic' – which it considers to be the first vessel of its kind to be constructed in
By Seeking Profits: Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) has started off 2014 on the wrong foot with shares down 13.6% so far. After an up and down 2013, many investors were hoping for a better start to the year. Unfortunately, concerns about sagging growth in emerging economies have weighed on shares as China and others are major consumers of copper. Show More Summary
This year's 'Guest of Honour' at the Frankfurt Book Fair will be Finland, in 2015 it will be Indonesia, and while 2016 and 2017 are apparently still up for grabs, they announced a few days ago that Guest of Honour 2018: contract signed...Show More Summary