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FILE - Presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto, left, and his running mate Gibran Rakabuming Raka, the eldest son of Indonesian President Joko Widodo, arrive for the fifth presidential candidates' debate in Jakarta, Indonesia Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024. Indonesia, the world's third-largest democracy, will open its polls on Wednesday to nearly 205 million eligible voters in presidential and legislative elections, the fifth since Southeast Asia's largest economy began democratic reforms in 1998.
AP / Tatan Syuflana, File
2024-05-22, Asiatimes
Indonesia’s president-elect, Prabowo Subianto, won February’s presidential election in a landslide victory of nearly 59% of the nationwide vote, more than double his...
oil palms in malaysia
Public Domain / Pizzaboy1
2024-05-08, Al Jazeera
Malaysia has said it plans to start an “orangutan diplomacy” programme for countries that buy its palm oil. The Southeast Asian nation is the world’s second biggest...
The Microsoft logo is pictured outside the headquarters in Paris, Jan. 8, 2021
AP / Thibault Camus
2024-04-30, Springfield News-Sun
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Microsoft will invest $1.7 billion over the next four years in new cloud and artificial intelligence infrastructure in Indonesia — the single...
The Star: KOTA KINABALU: Efforts will be intensified to make Sabah more attractive to tourists from Singapore, says Datuk Christina Liew. Read full story ......
Malaysia Kini: MALAYSIANSKINI | Mukmin chooses activism after seeing stateless friends grow up in hardship....
Phys Dot Org: There's little else in the food world that brings about as much social turbulence as the durian. This so-called "king of all fruits" is considered a delicacy across its native Southeast Asia, where durian season is currently in full swing. Global interest in...
Public Technologies: ) Rain forest canopy, Malaysia The findings challenge the common perception of these forests as ecological wastelands, instead revealing clear thresholds where proactive and reactive conservation efforts can be most effective. The research involved scientists...
Public Technologies: ) Oceania Cruises' Expansive East Asia Sailings Explore Celebrated Cities and Hidden GemsUnique Itineraries, Small-Group Shore Excursions, and RemotePorts Allow Guests to Dive into Local LifeDownload images here(Credit: Oceania Cruises) Miami, FL - July 19...
The Manila Times: Bringing Diverse Solutions and Cultivating Top TalentKOTA KINABALU, Malaysia, July 19, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Food & Hospitality Malaysia Borneo Edition 2024 (FHMB 2024) is brewing a transformative experience for Sabah's food and hospitality scene. The premier...
PR Newswire: Unique Itineraries, Small-Group Shore Excursions, and RemotePorts Allow Guests to Dive into Local LifeMIAMI, July 19, 2024 /PRNewswire/ -- Oceania Cruises®, the world's leading culinary- and destination-focused cruise line, is offering an extensive...
The Atlantic: An orangutan rehabilitation center in Borneo, an iceberg-filled fjord in Greenland, a holy waterfall in...
The Star: KOTA KINABALU: It is a classic case of being “in the right place at the right time” for two policemen when they rescued a motorist whose car broke down along the dark Pan Borneo Highway recently. Read full story ......
app: Two former pillars of the Asbury Park Press newsroom, Josephine "Jody" Calendar, 74, who rose from cub reporter to deputy executive editor, and Dave May, 83, a long-time photographer who became photo editor at the paper, both passed away Sunday. Calendar, who...
People Daily: BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN, July 18 (Xinhua) -- The ChineseEmbassy in Brunei donated 162 books on Chinese culture and various subjects to Laksamana College of Business...