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Komodo National Park, Labuan Bajo deserted amid COVID-19 outbreak

Marcia Stephanie, owner of iDive Komodo diving operator, sent her employees home, as her business lost customers ...

COVID-19 deals severe blow to tourism industry in Raja Ampat

The coronavirus pandemic has severely affected the tourism industry in Raja Ampat District in the Indonesian province ...

A carrion flower blooms at LIPI's Cibodas Botanical Garden

An Amorphophallus titanum, or carrion flower, has bloomed at Cibodas Botanical Garden managed by the Indonesian ...

Police apprehend Jambi resident illegally trading Sumatran tiger skin

The Jambi Natural Resources Conservation Agency (BKSDA) and police personnel apprehended Fendi, alias Tendi, alias Seng ...

Dole Packaged Foods, LLC issues worldwide invitation to join their efforts to ensure access to nutritious foods during COVID-19

- In an effort to provide much-needed assistance during the COVID-19 pandemic, Dole Packaged Foods, LLC has launched an ...

Tebo police apprehend eight illegal gold miners in Jambi

The police in Tebo District, Jambi, arrested eight illegal gold miners in Sungai Sri Village, Tebo Ilir Sub-district, ...

Sumatran elephant found dead in Aceh forest

A female Sumatran elephant was found dead in a ditch inside Peunaron Lama forest, Peunaron Sub-district, East Aceh ...

Three orangutans released into Tanjung Puting National Park

Indonesia's Environment and Forestry Ministry and its partners in Central Kalimantan Province released three ...

Corpse flower blooms in Cibodas Botanical Garden

A giant corpse flower (Amorphophallus titanum Becc.), reaching 291 centimeters in height, has bloomed once again in the ...

Cultural board plans ritual to 'repel misfortune' amid coronavirus

The Dayak Cultural Board in Bengkayang District, West Kalimantan, is planning to conduct a ritual known as ...

Government closes 56 conservation areas to contain COVID-19 spread

The government has closed 56 conservation areas for tourists under its endeavor to halt the further spread of the novel ...

Conservation, fisheries development need to go hand in hand: Jokowi

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has said in addition to curbing illegal, unreported, and unregulated (IUU) fishing to ...

Borobudur Temple premises disinfected amid COVID-19 outbreak

Borobudur Conservation Officers sprayed disinfectant in the Borobudur Temple premises as a precautionary measure to ...

Netherlands resolute in facilitating Indonesian tourism development

The Kingdom of the Netherlands has echoed its commitment to assisting the development of Indonesian tourism, ...

King, Queen of the Netherlands visit Bukit Singgolom

Dutch King Willem Alexander and Queen Maxima Zorreguieta Cerruti paid a visit to Bukit Singgolom, Lintong Nihuta ...