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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Makkasan land lease approvedPolicy makers have approved the Finance Ministry's plan to rent 497 rai of land
Makkasan land lease approved
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
Policy makers have approved the Finance Ministry's plan to rent 497 rai of land from the State Railway of Thailand for 99 years for 62 billion baht. The decision was made at the State Enterprise Policy Office meeting chaired by Prime Minister Prayut... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Orders Works Ministry to Hand MV Kalangala Back to ContractorKampala — Court has directed the Works and Transport ministry to hand over MV K
Court Orders Works Ministry to Hand MV Kalangala Back to Contractor
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — Court has directed the Works and Transport ministry to hand over MV Kalangala ferry to the contractor for management and operation as per the agreement. Justice Christopher Madrama of the Commercial Division of the High Court ruled that... Read more
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The Star
Cheaper motorcycle license courses from SeptemberPUTRAJAYA: In a bid to reduce the number of unlicensed motorcyclists on the roa
Cheaper motorcycle license courses from September
The Star / Posted yesterday
PUTRAJAYA: In a bid to reduce the number of unlicensed motorcyclists on the road, the Transport Ministry has managed to convince driving schools to reduce the cost of their course fees from September. Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai (pic) said... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Bulgarian PM's plane makes second emergency landingSOFIA, Bulgaria - A plane carrying Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov made
Bulgarian PM's plane makes second emergency landing
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted yesterday
SOFIA, Bulgaria - A plane carrying Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov made an emergency landing on Sunday because of a problem with the landing gear, the second such incident involving the leader in six months, the transport ministry said. The... Read more
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Business Standard India
Mulling quadricycle version for personal use, says BajajA quadricycle is a four-seater, four-wheeled vehicle, proposed to be used for c
Mulling quadricycle version for personal use, says Bajaj
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
A quadricycle is a four-seater, four-wheeled vehicle, proposed to be used for commercial application like a cab or an autorickshawA quadricycle is a four-seater, four-wheeled vehicle, proposed... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Transport ministry sends condolences to affected families after EC accidents The department says 34 people were killed when their bus overturned on the R4
Transport ministry sends condolences to affected families after EC accidents
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
The department says 34 people were killed when their bus overturned on the R408 near Willowvale. FILE: The department says 34 people were killed when their bus overturned... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
GE2015: New PAP candidates will bring different perspectives, skills to the team, says PM LeeSINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong introduced the new candidates which t
GE2015: New PAP candidates will bring different perspectives, skills to the team, says PM Lee
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
SINGAPORE: Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong introduced the new candidates which the party will be fielding in the upcoming General Election at the launch of the People’s Action Party’s (PAP) manifesto on Saturday (Aug 29). The new candidates being... Read more
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Times of Malta
South Korean Minister has talks with Transport Minister in MaltaSouth Korean Minister for Land and Infrastructure Il-Ho-Yoo has had talks in Ma
South Korean Minister has talks with Transport Minister in Malta
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
South Korean Minister for Land and Infrastructure Il-Ho-Yoo has had talks in Malta with Transport Minister Joe Mizzi. The Transport Ministry said they discussed bilateral relations and infrastructural projects. The Korean delegation took particular... Read more
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The Star
Myanmar airport project delayed by four years on fund shortageYANGON: A long-delayed international airport project in Myanmar has been postpo
Myanmar airport project delayed by four years on fund shortage
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
YANGON: A long-delayed international airport project in Myanmar has been postponed again, by four years this time, because of a delay in securing funds, state media and an official source said on Friday. A South Korean company first planned to build... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transport Operators Rage At Tachograph RulesMaputo — Mozambican road transport have expressed outrage at the government's l
Transport Operators Rage At Tachograph Rules
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Maputo — Mozambican road transport have expressed outrage at the government's latest attempt to enforce basic road safety by ordering that all trucks and buses be fitted with a tachograph. Some have even complained that saving human lives will be so... Read more
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The Star
Malaysia Airlines gets Air Operator CertificateKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) has received its Air Operator Certifi
Malaysia Airlines gets Air Operator Certificate
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia Airlines Bhd (MAB) has received its Air Operator Certificate (AOC) from the Department of Civil Aviation (DCA), which will allow the airline to take flight as MAB on Sept 1. MAB, which received the AOC at the Transport... Read more
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Business Insider
The Communist Party is furious that Tianjin officials are downplaying the death toll of the catastropheThe Communist Party's top leadership was infuriated with the Tianjin government
The Communist Party is furious that Tianjin officials are downplaying the death toll of the catastrophe
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
The Communist Party's top leadership was infuriated with the Tianjin government's attempts to underplay the death toll of the twin blasts that rocked the port city more than two weeks ago, and which has now risen to 145, the South China Morning Post... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Transport Minister post is a thankless job, Lee Kuan Yew told Raymond LimSINGAPORE: During his time heading the transport ministry, the late Mr Lee Kuan
Transport Minister post is a thankless job, Lee Kuan Yew told Raymond Lim
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
SINGAPORE: During his time heading the transport ministry, the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew asked to meet one day, where they discussed various matters relating to transport, such as Electronic Road Pricing and Certificate of Entitlement, outgoing Member of... Read more
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New Kerala
China detains 12 over Tianjin blasts At least 12 people were detained in connection with the deadly warehouse expl
China detains 12 over Tianjin blasts
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
At least 12 people were detained in connection with the deadly warehouse explosions in China's Tianjin city that killed at least 139 people, officials said on Thursday. The ministry of public security said the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Plot to Fleece U.S $240 000 From Ministry BackfiresMinistry of Finance and Economic Development officials accused of conniving to
Plot to Fleece U.S $240 000 From Ministry Backfires
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Ministry of Finance and Economic Development officials accused of conniving to swindle the ministry of $240 000 were stopped in their tracks after the money they requested for the Harare-Masvingo Road construction exceeded funds availed by... Read more
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Business Insider
China has detained 11 government officials and 12 suspects possibly connected with the Tianjin explosionsMost of the officials have been accused of dereliction of duty while one has be
China has detained 11 government officials and 12 suspects possibly connected with the Tianjin explosions
Business Insider / Posted 5 days ago
Most of the officials have been accused of dereliction of duty while one has been held for alleged abuse of power, state media reported. The officials worked in the transport ministry, Tianjin’s city government, the port authority and customs. They... Read more
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New Kerala
Centre and Delhi Govt. form 6-ministerial committee to revive Yamuna The Centre and the Delhi Government on Wednesday joined hands to revive the f
Centre and Delhi Govt. form 6-ministerial committee to revive Yamuna
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
The Centre and the Delhi Government on Wednesday joined hands to revive the fate of Yamuna River in the capital. Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, and law minister Kapil... Read more
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The Star
Johor JPJ ironing out VEP registrationJOHOR BARU: There are teething problems with the online registration of foreign
Johor JPJ ironing out VEP registration
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
JOHOR BARU: There are teething problems with the online registration of foreign vehicles for the Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP), acknowledges the Road Transport Department. The Transport Ministry was ironing out the issues since the registration started... Read more
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The Star
Johor JPJ acknowledges teething problems with VEP online registrationJOHOR BARU: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has acknowledged that there are
Johor JPJ acknowledges teething problems with VEP online registration
The Star / Posted 7 days ago
JOHOR BARU: The Road Transport Department (JPJ) has acknowledged that there are teething problems with the online registrations of foreign vehicles for the Vehicle Entry Permit (VEP). JPJ deputy director general (administration) Datuk Arifin Che Mat... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Parks Under 25 Taxi, Bus DriversTransport unions are hoping to convince authorities not to implement the new la
Govt Parks Under 25 Taxi, Bus Drivers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Transport unions are hoping to convince authorities not to implement the new law that bans people under the age of 25 from obtaining licences to drive commercial vehicles. This comes after the works and transport ministry pushed the age for people... Read more
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The Star
‘Do not politicise N-Day’BENTONG: National Day is a day to mark the country’s independence and should no
‘Do not politicise N-Day’
The Star / Posted 9 days ago
BENTONG: National Day is a day to mark the country’s independence and should not be politicised, said MCA president Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai. “It is an occasion to celebrate being free from colonisation and to remember the hardships faced by our... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Past 4 years have been demanding but meaningful, fulfilling: Heng Swee KeatSINGAPORE: The past four years in politics have been “very demanding” but also
Past 4 years have been demanding but meaningful, fulfilling: Heng Swee Keat
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
SINGAPORE: The past four years in politics have been “very demanding” but also “meaningful and fulfilling”, said Education Minister Heng Swee Keat, who entered politics in 2011 after spending almost three decades in the Civil Service. Apart from... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
EU ‘not surprised’ by Greece snap election call Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras listens during his visit at the transport
EU ‘not surprised’ by Greece snap election call
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras listens during his visit at the transport ministry in Athens, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015. Details of Greece’s latest bailout package were being pored over across... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Douala-Bangui Corridor - Truck Drivers to Resume ActivityInformation from the Transport Ministry of the Central African Republic, CAR, r
Douala-Bangui Corridor - Truck Drivers to Resume Activity
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Information from the Transport Ministry of the Central African Republic, CAR, reveals that the UN Peacekeeping Mission to the country, MINUSCA has taken fresh measures to protect Cameroonian and Central African truck drivers as well as goods along... Read more
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New Kerala
Japan to introduce buses with lifts Japan's transport ministry plans to launch early next year trial services of
Japan to introduce buses with lifts
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
Japan's transport ministry plans to launch early next year trial services of buses equipped with lifts to enable the physically handicapped use them without any trouble, the media reported on Friday. The proposed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Swaziland 'To Build $3bn Shipping Port'The Government of Swaziland, an impoverished African nation with no coastline,
Swaziland 'To Build $3bn Shipping Port'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
The Government of Swaziland, an impoverished African nation with no coastline, has backed a plan to build a shipping port which will cost an estimated US$3 billion. The scheme follows the completion of an 'international' airport, built in a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prayut defends top brass presence in cabinetPrime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha plays with a Thai gold Python on display at a
Prayut defends top brass presence in cabinet
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha plays with a Thai gold Python on display at a ceremony marking the anniversary of the formation of the elite 21st Infantry Regiment in Chon Buri province on Friday. (Photo by Chanat Katanyu) Related Stories CHON... Read more
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The Star
AirAsia posts lower numbers in 2nd quarterSEPANG: Low-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd recorded a weaker set of numbers for its s
AirAsia posts lower numbers in 2nd quarter
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
SEPANG: Low-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd recorded a weaker set of numbers for its second quarter ended June 30 due to an unrealised foreign exchange (forex) loss on borrowings and a one-off finance cost related to the termination of borrowings for a sale... Read more
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The Star
Phase 1 of new tariff at Port Klang to take effect on Oct 1KUALA LUMPUR: Phase one of the revised container tariff at Port Klang will take
Phase 1 of new tariff at Port Klang to take effect on Oct 1
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
KUALA LUMPUR: Phase one of the revised container tariff at Port Klang will take effect on Oct 1, 2015 instead of Sept 1, 2015, according to Westports Holdings Bhd. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, Westports said it received a letter notifying about... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Prayut wants swift end to aviation woesThe prime minister has given his top deputy premier two weeks to fix the proble
Prayut wants swift end to aviation woes
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
The prime minister has given his top deputy premier two weeks to fix the problems with airline safety and satisfy all world standards. Related Stories Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha wants the aviation safety standard problems facing the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Tsipras proposes snap Greek vote for September 20: agency Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras listens during his visit at the transport
Tsipras proposes snap Greek vote for September 20: agency
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras listens during his visit at the transport ministry in Athens, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015. Details of Greece’s latest bailout package were being pored over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SA Becomes Car 'Crash Capital'South Africa is not just the team leader of violent crime in Africa - as widely
SA Becomes Car 'Crash Capital'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
South Africa is not just the team leader of violent crime in Africa - as widely alleged - it also records most road accidents on the continent. Statistics have been on the upward swing particularly in South African cities with Johannesburg leading... Read more
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New Kerala
FDR of Indonesia's crashed plane found Rescuers on Thursday found the flight data recorder (FDR) of an Indonesian pa
FDR of Indonesia's crashed plane found
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
Rescuers on Thursday found the flight data recorder (FDR) of an Indonesian passenger plane that crashed on Sunday killing all 54 people onboard, the transport ministry said. The ATR-42 turboprop plane,... Read more
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The Manila Times
First bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crash siteAugust 20, 2015 9:33 am JAYAPURA: The first bodies of 54 people killed when a
First bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crash site
The Manila Times / Posted 12 days ago
August 20, 2015 9:33 am JAYAPURA: The first bodies of 54 people killed when a plane went down in eastern Indonesia were Wednesday carried from the remote crash site after bad weather hampered... Read more
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Japan Today
JR West switches on 'drunk-spotting' cameras ‹ Japan TodayA Japanese railway company is turning to cameras as a way to spot drunken behav
JR West switches on 'drunk-spotting' cameras ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 12 days ago
A Japanese railway company is turning to cameras as a way to spot drunken behaviour and keep late-boozing patrons from tumbling onto the tracks, a spokesman said Wednesday. West Japan Railways (JR West) has installed nearly 50 closed-circuit... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crashRescuers have reached the site in eastern Indonesia where the Trigana Air Servi
Bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crash
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Rescuers have reached the site in eastern Indonesia where the Trigana Air Service passenger plane slammed into a mountain. (BASARNAS via AP) Jayapura - The first bodies of 54 people killed when a plane went down in eastern Indonesia were on... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Turkmenistan increases int'l freight transportAug. 19--ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan -- The growth in the volume of cargo transporta
Turkmenistan increases int'l freight transport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
Aug. 19--ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan -- The growth in the volume of cargo transportation by all types of transport was observed in Turkmenistan in January-July 2015, the country's State Statistics Committee said August 18. The volume of work carried out... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Indonesia plane black box missingAuthorities have continued to search for a black box from a plane that crashed
Indonesia plane black box missing
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
Authorities have continued to search for a black box from a plane that crashed in eastern Indonesia, as rescuers began removing the first of the 54 victims' bodies from the remote crash site. Officials revealed on Wednesday that they were still... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
First bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crash siteAuthorities also revealed rescuers were still looking for one of the Trigana Ai
First bodies recovered from Indonesia plane crash site
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 days ago
Authorities also revealed rescuers were still looking for one of the Trigana Air plane's two "black boxes", the flight data recorder, after initially saying that both had been found. The remains of 17 people who died when the plane crashed during a... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Indonesia plane: Search teams find $470k at crash sitePAPUA REGION, INDONESIA (CNN INDONESIA/CNN) - A government official says more t
Indonesia plane: Search teams find $470k at crash site
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 13 days ago
PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA (CNN INDONESIA/CNN) - A government official says more than $470,000 in Indonesian cash aboard the Trigana Air flight, that crashed in Southeast Asia over the weekend, has been found. The money was being brought by Indonesian... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Greek PM puzzling over snap election date Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras listens during his visit at the transport
Greek PM puzzling over snap election date
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras listens during his visit at the transport ministry in Athens, Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015. Details of Greece’s latest bailout package were being pored over across Europe on... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Indonesia plane: Search teams find $470k at crash sitePAPUA REGION, INDONESIA (CNN INDONESIA/CNN) - A government official says more t
Indonesia plane: Search teams find $470k at crash site
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 13 days ago
PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA (CNN INDONESIA/CNN) - A government official says more than $470,000 in Indonesian cash aboard the Trigana Air flight, that crashed in Southeast Asia over the weekend, has been found. The money was being brought by Indonesian... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Indonesia crash: Voice recorder recoveredJAKARTA, INDONESIA (CNN) - Authorities said a voice recorder was recovered from
Indonesia crash: Voice recorder recovered
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
JAKARTA, INDONESIA (CNN) - Authorities said a voice recorder was recovered from the cockpit of a passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week. Heronimus Guru, the deputy director of operations for Indonesia's national search... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Indonesia plane: Search teams find $470k at crash sitePAPUA REGION, INDONESIA (CNN INDONESIA/CNN) - A government official says more t
Indonesia plane: Search teams find $470k at crash site
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 13 days ago
PAPUA REGION, INDONESIA (CNN INDONESIA/CNN) - A government official says more than $470,000 in Indonesian cash aboard the Trigana Air flight, that crashed in Southeast Asia over the weekend, has been found. The money was being brought by Indonesian... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poorA passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carr
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poor
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 13 days ago
A passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carrying nearly half a million dollars' worth of cash meant for impoverished families. Officials from the Indonesian postal service were traveling with the money to... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poorA passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carr
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poor
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 13 days ago
A passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carrying nearly half a million dollars' worth of cash meant for impoverished families. Officials from the Indonesian postal service were traveling with the money to... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poorA passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carr
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poor
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
A passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carrying nearly half a million dollars' worth of cash meant for impoverished families. Officials from the Indonesian postal service were traveling with the money to... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poorA passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carr
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poor
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 13 days ago
A passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carrying nearly half a million dollars' worth of cash meant for impoverished families. Officials from the Indonesian postal service were traveling with the money to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poor | News - Home There was a fatal stabbing in La Pine late Tuesday afternoon, D
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poor
KTVZ Bend / Posted 13 days ago
| News - Home There was a fatal stabbing in La Pine late Tuesday afternoon, Deschutes County sheriff's deputies confirmed. Nearly half a million in cash went... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poorA passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carr
Indonesia crash plane had cash for the poor
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 13 days ago
A passenger plane that crashed in a remote area of Indonesia this week was carrying nearly half a million dollars' worth of cash meant for impoverished families. Officials from the Indonesian postal service were traveling with the money to... Read more
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