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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 ...

Joint research uncovers walking shark species in Raja Ampat, Halmahera

A joint research led to the discovery of some species of walking shark in the waters of Raja Ampat, West Papua ...

Raja Ampat to reduce liveaboard boats operating in its waters

The Raja Ampat District administration in West Papua will reduce the number of liveaboard boats operating in the waters ...

Indonesia's carbon credit potential may raise bargaining power

Indonesia's large carbon credit potentials because of its abundant natural resources including forests and ...

Indonesia begins to tap carbon trading potential

Indonesia has begun exploring the potential of carbon trading since some 75-80 percent of the global carbon credit is ...

Nusa Dua Fiesta from Oct 25 in Bali

The Nusa Dua Charm Fiesta 2019 will be organized in Peninsula Island, Nusa Dua, Bali Island, from October 25 to 27, by ...

US artist calls for awareness to conserve coral reefs

Artist and ocean advocate Courtney Mattison brought along her spiral porcelain artwork called “Confluence” ...

Six traditional fishermen apprehended for blast fishing in West Papua

The Wondama Bay Police in West Papua recently took in six traditional fishermen caught practicing blast fishing while ...

Investors keen on Gili Tangkong tourist resort development

Eight potential investors are apparently keen to develop the Gili Tangkong tourist resort in West Lombok, West Nusa ...

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Kalimantan forest to remain intact despite capital development

The Joko Widodo (Jokowi) administration has assured that the development of the capital city will not damage the ...

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Relocating Indonesia's capital to Kalimantan, 'the world's lungs'

President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) on August 16, 2019, officially announced his plan to move Indonesia’s capital city ...

Raja Ampat organizes training for dive guides

The Raja Ampat District authorities organized a training for dive guides as part of efforts to improve services ...

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South Tiku in West Sumatra increasing sea tourism

South Tiku traditional village in Tanjung Mutiara is located on the coast of the Indian Ocean between Agam District and ...

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Sail Indonesia 2019 to unveil best secret of Indonesia: Nias Island

Nias Island, located in North Sumatra Province and often considered the best kept secret of Indonesians, will be ...

Imperial Pacific Seizes Opportunity on US Saipan to Create an 'Ocean Miracle'

Saipan, the capital of the Northern Mariana Islands, a commonwealth of the United States in the western Pacific, ...