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Foreign Minister of Japan Fumio Kishida
Russian Presidential Press and Information Office
2022-04-29, Kyodo
Japanese Prime MinisterFumio Kishida departed on an eight-day tour of five nations in Southeast Asia and Europe on Friday to boost relations amid China's growing...
Indonesia navy sailors and Indonesia coast guardsmen practice tactical procedures during a visit, board, search, and seizure seminar as part of Southeast Asia Cooperation and Training (SEACAT) 2018 at Philippine Coast Guard Headquarters in Manila, Philippines
US Navy / Micah Blechner
2022-04-28, Reuters
JAKARTA, April 28 (Reuters) - Indonesia's navy seized two tankers carrying crude palm oil, palm olein and methanol for what it said were permit and...
Joko Widodo was given a green turban by K.H. Maimun Zubair before attending the "Rapat Umum Rakyat" at Gelora Bung Karno, Jakarta, 13 April 2019
Public Domain / Presidential Staff Office of the Republic of Indonesia
2022-04-08, Asiatimes
JAKARTA – PresidentJoko Widodo has finally told his subordinates to stop talking about an extension to his term or a delay in the 2024 elections in his first clear...
The Observer: On his 60th birthday, Maurice Newman caught the train from his home in Kent to London and bought himself a pair of inline skates. He wanted “a new challenge – something that would not cost too much and be a good all-body workout”. He was not fazed by the...
BBC News: Buy something in a supermarket and there's a good chance it will contain palm oil. Follow it back through the supply chain and eventually you'll find an oil palm tree, likely in Indonesia. But the companies that sell it to major firms like Johnson...
China.dot.org: BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, May 21 (Xinhua) -- Brunei's Sultan HajiHassanal Bolkiah gave an order to abolish the Southeast Asian...
Penn Live: Tour guide Brenden Miles was in the Malaysian part of Borneo when he noticed a unique-looking monkey six years ago. Hence, he snapped a few photos of the primate. “At first, I thought it could be a morph of the silvered leaf monkey,” Miles said via Science...
The Morganton News Herald: Eds: This story was supplied by The Conversation for AP customers. The Associated Press does not guarantee the content. Gary Laderman, Emory University (THE CONVERSATION) More than 1 million people living in the United States have died of COVID-19 during the...
Urdu Point: KARACHI, (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - 20th May, 2022 ) :Following were the Movements of Ships at Karachi Port Trust (KPT) during last 24 hours, ending at 0700 hours on Friday. SHIPS BERTHED: Tarlan Container Ship YM SaturnTanker...
Mongabay: The first time you see a proboscis monkey (Nasalis larvatus), you might be hit with a mix of fascination, joy and perhaps some confusion: muscular limbs attached to a pot-bellied torso, with its namesake trunk hanging like a small but...
Toronto Sun: The square-jawed Land Rover Defender has been a darling of tony American driveways and muddy British fields alike since the brand revived this storied nameplate a couple of years ago. Presently offered in two- and four-door variants, a new model – called the...
The Star: KOTA KINABALU: Kudat, which has been dubbed as the "Bali of Borneo", holds great potential to be developed for rural tourism Datuk Joniston Bangkuai. Read full story ......