Counting the blessings behind fasting -
ANTARACounting the blessings behind fastingANTARAMuslims in Indonesia follow several customs and traditions in welcoming the arrival of Ramadan by organizing cultural parades, pilgrimages to local ancestral toms or tombs of deceased family members, and staying in touch with residents through the ...and more »
Posted on 31 May 2016 | 5:22 am
Regions support Jokowi's call to cut red
Regions support Jokowi's call to cut red tapeJakarta PostRegions have joined President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo's call to cut red tape in order to attract more foreign investment. Palembang Mayor Harnojoyo couldn't be happier. His city was announced on Monday as the municipality with the most integrated ...
Posted on 31 May 2016 | 1:14 am
Palembang akan Miliki Masjid Termegah di
Republika OnlinePalembang akan Miliki Masjid Termegah di IndonesiaRepublika OnlineSelama ini, lanjut dia, Palembang hanya merenovasi masjid peninggalan yakni Masjid Agung Sultan Mahmud Badaruddin. Maka kini Palembang memiliki kesempatan untuk memiliki masjid yang diimpikan dan menjadi ikon daerah tersebut. Oleh karena itu ...and more »
Posted on 30 May 2016 | 11:02 am
The Straits Times - MFA crisis team had busy
Gov.sg (press release)The Straits Times - MFA crisis team had busy year helping Singaporeans overseasGov.sg (press release)In the past year, for instance, there were bombings in major cities such as Paris and Brussels. The CRT was first dispatched in 1997 in response to the SilkAir Flight MI185 crash in the Musi River near Palembang, Indonesia. In the Nepal earthquake last ...and more »
Posted on 29 May 2016 | 7:48 pm
SFC Libur: Hilton Mudik, Kayamba Tunggu
Bola.comSFC Libur: Hilton Mudik, Kayamba Tunggu Keluarga di PalembangBola.comMeski libur, mantan asisten pelatih Timnas Indonesia itu tetap memberikan program bagi seluruh pemain dan mewanti-wanti agar selalu menjaga kondisi. "Pada masa libur saya tetap akan melakukan evaluasi karena perjalanan kompetisi masih panjang," ...Mitra Kukar Gagalkan Sriwijaya FC Kuasai KlasemenSINDOnews.com (Siaran Pers)Subangkit Lega Mitra Kukar Curi Poin di PalembangSIDOMIall 114 news articles »
Posted on 29 May 2016 | 8:19 am
Baguio runner joins Singapore tilt
BAGUIO City runner Katherine Khay Santos, along with fellow Filipino athletes, joined the 77th Singapore Open Track and Field Championships 2015 at the Singapore Sports Hub National Stadium on April 4-5. The 24-year-old former University of Baguio Cardinal was looking to beat her former records in the long jump and 100-meter dash events.
Posted on 5 April 2015 | 3:42 am
Germanwings Plane Crash: Should Depressed
With news that Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot who is accused of deliberately crashing Germanwings Flight 9525, struggled with depression, questions are being raised about the fitness of pilots with mental health issues to fly commerical planes. Should someone with depression be able to pilot a commercial plane?
Posted on 27 March 2015 | 2:44 pm
TIMELINE: Aircraft-assisted suicides
From 2003 to 2012 there eight aircraft-assisted suicides.
Posted on 26 March 2015 | 2:17 pm
Driver accused of driving 90 mph on Route
Deputies initially tried to pull over a vehicle driven by Haikal G.M. Ucok, 18, of Palembang, Indonesia, for traveling 90 miles per hour in a 45-mph zone along Route 219 shortly after 3 a.m. Tuesday. Driving north, Ucok crossed the center line numerous ...
Posted on 30 July 2015 | 1:21 am
REVEALED: AirAsia flight QZ8501 did not have
AirAsia didn’t have permission to fly from Surabaya to ... the family of flight QZ8501 and the body of stewardess Ms Khairunnisa to her home town in Palembang, Indonesia, once her body has been positively identified. The stewardess was still in her ...
Posted on 2 January 2015 | 7:50 pm
CONGRATS! UAAP-PH women's volleyball team
MANILA -- The University Athletic Association of the Philippines-PH (UAAP-PH) women's volleyball team ended its stint in the 17th ASEAN University Games on Monday with a bronze medal in Palembang Indonesia. A pool report said the Philippines defeated ...
Posted on 16 December 2014 | 1:20 am
Valdez powers UAAP-PH spikers over Malaysia
Tuesday at the Palembang Sport and Convention Center in Palembang, Indonesia. The Philippines was dominant in the fourth frame behind UAAP MVP Alyssa Valdez to book its first win in the five-team tournament. Valdez scored all 20 hits from spikes while Bea ...
Posted on 9 December 2014 | 12:10 am
President Jokowi Orders ‘Shock Therapy’
With camera crews in tow, Indonesian patrol personnel extracted the crew from the vessels, which they said were fishing without permits, then launched projectile explosives into them. Camera crews filmed the boats going under in clouds of black smoke ...
Posted on 8 December 2014 | 4:00 pm
Resolved Question: Has anyone been to
Posted on 1 January 2012 | 8:45 am
Resolved Question: Compare and contrast
Compare and contrast each of the countries to another and compare and contrast them as a whole.
Posted on 27 November 2011 | 5:10 pm
Resolved Question: SEA Games in Palembang,
Posted on 12 November 2011 | 9:43 pm
Resolved Question: Can anyone from INDONESIA
I am currently writing a report on Indonesian culture.I was hoping someone from the country could help me with a brief interview. Below I have listed a few questions, your response would be GREATLY appreciated, but if you do not have the time I understand.
1.) Are you currently a US citizen or Indonesian citizen?
2.) What is your first name? Age? Sex?
3.) What area of the US/Indonesia are you from?
4.) If you live in the US, where are your ancestors from in
5.) What languages are you able to speak?
6.) Is education an important part of Indonesian society?
7.) What are the do's and do not's when greeting someone?
8.) Do you have any rites of passage for specific activities,
occupations, or age groups?
9.) Can you describe your religious views?
10.) Any experience with Western Medicine in Home Country?
11.) Any experience with Western Medicine in the United States?
12.) What do you need to know or keep in mind if you go to
Indonesia in order to be empowered to achieve the goals
and objectives of your discipline?
13.) What advice could you give an Indonesian to assimilate on
the job in the United States?
Thanks so much for your time!
Posted on 13 April 2011 | 5:32 pm
Resolved Question: What's the best way to
It would be good to know which port to head for when we take the ferry. There is a ferry to Bantam but Bantam isn't joined to Sumatra! We want to land on Sumatra! Thanks
Posted on 15 February 2011 | 2:35 pm