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Inquirier.net
MVP admits PH 2023 hosting bid ‘expensive’Araneta Coliseum and Mall of Asia Arena. The other half will be staged at Okin
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 hours ago
Araneta Coliseum and Mall of Asia Arena. The other half will be staged at Okinawa Arena in Japan and Istora Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia. The cavernous Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan will be the site of the final rounds, with the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
England's Rose storms to Indonesian Masters leadJAKARTA: England's Justin Rose fired a 10-under-par round on Thursday (Dec 14)
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 hours ago
JAKARTA: England's Justin Rose fired a 10-under-par round on Thursday (Dec 14) to take a two-shot lead after the first day of the Indonesian Masters in Jakarta. Rose, who is ranked sixth in the world, notched up a bogey-free scorecard and bagged 10... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SBP starts hosting preps by observing in 2019 Fiba World Cup in ChinaAraneta Coliseum and Mall of Asia Arena. The other half of the group stages wi
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 hours ago
Araneta Coliseum and Mall of Asia Arena. The other half of the group stages will be distributed between Okinawa, Japan and Jakarta, Indonesia, while the final phase of the tourney will be hosted at Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan. Despite the... Read more
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CBS News
Asian nation's top court rejects bid to make gay sex illegalJAKARTA, Indonesia -- Indonesia's top court on Thursday ruled against petitione
CBS News / Posted 12 hours ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia -- Indonesia's top court on Thursday ruled against petitioners seeking to make gay sex and sex outside marriage illegal in a victory for the country's besieged LGBT minority. The 5-to-4 decision by the nine-judge panel of the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Bamboo sticks are one answer to Indonesia's educational woesJakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoveri
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Jakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoverished Indonesian island of Sumbawa to explain a maths concept that had confounded her grade two students. Dewi Kurniati's class could do division with numbers, but they... Read more
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Canberra Times
Indonesian court rejects push to outlaw extramarital and gay sexJakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to o
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
Jakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to outlaw extramarital and gay sex after more than a year of fierce debate. Last May the conservative Family Love Alliance petitioned the court to amend the criminal code to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mobile game Vainglory kicks off world championships in Singaporerepresented by Team Impunity, who qualified for the world championships via the
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 hours ago
represented by Team Impunity, who qualified for the world championships via the 2017 Southeast Asia Summer Championships in Jakarta in September. They will have to first overcome other world-class teams, though, in the form of last year’s champion... Read more
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The Manila Times
Indonesia court rejects bid to outlaw extramarital sexJAKARTA: A bid to make all sex outside marriage illegal was rejected by a top I
The Manila Times / Posted 13 hours ago
JAKARTA: A bid to make all sex outside marriage illegal was rejected by a top Indonesian court Thursday, in a ruling that surprised many as concerns grow about rising intolerance in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country. Five out of nine... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pasir Ris otters a favourite subject of Nat Geo's Nature Photographer of the Year Jayaprakash Bojansight that greeted him at the beginning of his trip to Indonesia’s Central Kali
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
sight that greeted him at the beginning of his trip to Indonesia’s Central Kalimantan in August. “When you fly down from Jakarta, all you see around are palm oil farms – probably 60 to 70 per cent of the habitat of the orangutans have been... Read more
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New York Daily News
Rose shoots 10-under 62 to take 1st-round lead in IndonesiaJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Justin Rose shot a 10-under 62 Thursday to take a two
New York Daily News / Posted 14 hours ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Justin Rose shot a 10-under 62 Thursday to take a two-stroke lead after the first round of the Indonesian Masters. Rose, starting on the back nine at Royale Jakarta Golf Club, had five birdies to go out in 31, then birdied... Read more
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WA Today
Bamboo sticks are one answer to Indonesia's educational woesJakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoveri
WA Today / Posted 15 hours ago
Jakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoverished Indonesian island of Sumbawa to explain a maths concept that had confounded her grade two students. Dewi Kurniati's class could do division with numbers, but they... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Top Indonesia court rejects attempt to criminalize gay sexand sex outside marriage illegal, react in dejection after judges ruled against
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
and sex outside marriage illegal, react in dejection after judges ruled against their case at the Constitutional Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. The country's top court on Thursday rejected the arguments of the conservative... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Top Indonesia court rejects attempt to criminalize gay sexand sex outside marriage illegal, react in dejection after judges ruled against
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 hours ago
and sex outside marriage illegal, react in dejection after judges ruled against their case at the Constitutional Court in Jakarta, Indonesia, Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. The country's top court on Thursday rejected the arguments of the conservative... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Indonesia’s ex-parliament speaker indicteddiarrhoea and needed medical attention. After long delays to allow doctors to
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 18 hours ago
diarrhoea and needed medical attention. After long delays to allow doctors to examine Novanto, the presiding judge at the Jakarta corruption court let prosecutors read out the charges, which included unlawful intervention in the procurement... Read more
18h
Sydney Morning Herald
Bamboo sticks are one answer to Indonesia's educational woesJakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoveri
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
Jakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoverished Indonesian island of Sumbawa to explain a maths concept that had confounded her grade two students. Dewi Kurniati's class could do division with numbers, but they... Read more
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The Age
Bamboo sticks are one answer to Indonesia's educational woesJakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoveri
The Age / Posted 18 hours ago
Jakarta: All it took was some bamboo for an inspiring teacher from the impoverished Indonesian island of Sumbawa to explain a maths concept that had confounded her grade two students. Dewi Kurniati's class could do division with numbers, but they... Read more
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News.com.au
Indonesia’s ex-parliament speaker indicteddiarrhoea and needed medical attention. After long delays to allow doctors to
News.com.au / Posted 18 hours ago
diarrhoea and needed medical attention. After long delays to allow doctors to examine Novanto, the presiding judge at the Jakarta corruption court let prosecutors read out the charges, which included unlawful intervention in the procurement... Read more
18h
The Borneo Post
Indonesia court rejects bid to outlaw extramarital sexin the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country. Five out of nine judges on the
The Borneo Post / Posted 18 hours ago
in the world’s biggest Muslim-majority country. Five out of nine judges on the Constitutional Court in the capital Jakarta narrowly rejected the push to criminalise extramarital relations. The unsuccessful petition would have affected... Read more
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WA Today
Indonesian court rejects push to outlaw extramarital and gay sexJakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to o
WA Today / Posted 18 hours ago
Jakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to outlaw extramarital and gay sex after more than a year of fierce debate. Last May the conservative Family Love Alliance petitioned the court to amend the criminal code to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Indonesian court rejects push to outlaw extramarital and gay sexJakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to o
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 18 hours ago
Jakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to outlaw extramarital and gay sex after more than a year of fierce debate. Last May the conservative Family Love Alliance petitioned the court to amend the criminal code to... Read more
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The Age
Indonesian court rejects push to outlaw extramarital and gay sexJakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to o
The Age / Posted 18 hours ago
Jakarta: Indonesia's Constitutional Court has narrowly rejected a petition to outlaw extramarital and gay sex after more than a year of fierce debate. Last May the conservative Family Love Alliance petitioned the court to amend the criminal code to... Read more
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18h
Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia rejects bid to outlaw extramarital sexJAKARTA: A bid to make all sex outside marriage illegal was thrown out by an In
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 hours ago
JAKARTA: A bid to make all sex outside marriage illegal was thrown out by an Indonesian court Thursday (Dec 14), as concerns grow over rising intolerance in the world's biggest Muslim-majority country. Five out of nine judges on the Constitutional... Read more
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19h
New York Daily News
Justin Rose has 10-under 62 to take early lead in IndonesiaJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Justin Rose shot a 10-under 62 to take the early club
New York Daily News / Posted 19 hours ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Justin Rose shot a 10-under 62 to take the early clubhouse lead Thursday in the Indonesian Masters at Royale Jakarta Golf Club. Rose, starting on the back nine, had five birdies to go out in 31, then birdied four of five... Read more
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Asian journal
Dead in 25 years?Tokyo and other major Asian cities. For comparison, Tokyo’s population density
Asian journal / Posted 19 hours ago
Tokyo and other major Asian cities. For comparison, Tokyo’s population density is 131 persons/ha; Seoul 170 persons/ha; Jakarta 131 persons/ha; and Shanghai 124 persons/ha. The tragedy of Metro Manila reflects the tragedy of the whole country.... Read more
19h
News Channel 12 New Bern
Justin Rose has 10-under 62 to take early lead in IndonesiaJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Justin Rose shot a 10-under 62 to take the early club
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 19 hours ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - Justin Rose shot a 10-under 62 to take the early clubhouse lead Thursday in the Indonesian Masters at Royale Jakarta Golf Club. Rose, starting on the back nine, had five birdies to go out in 31, then birdied four of five... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia's asbestos 'time bomb'JAKARTA: The symptoms were mild and seemingly innocuous at first: mostly coughi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
JAKARTA: The symptoms were mild and seemingly innocuous at first: mostly coughing and fatigue. But it wasn't long before Sriyono got a grim diagnosis - he had asbestosis - an incurable scarring of the lungs that often leads to cancer. It was caused... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Jakarta is the most Instagrammed city in Asiathat received the most geotags this year. While the Americas and Europe domina
Asian Correspondent / Posted 20 hours ago
that received the most geotags this year. While the Americas and Europe dominated the list, one Asian city made it in – Jakarta, Indonesia. The sprawling metropolis is home to more than 9 million people and offers plenty of material to get... Read more
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New York Daily News
Top Indonesia court rejects attempt to criminalize gay sexJAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's top court has ruled against petitioners s
New York Daily News / Posted 20 hours ago
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's top court has ruled against petitioners seeking to make gay sex and sex outside marriage illegal. A majority of the nine-judge panel of the Constitutional Court on Thursday rejected the arguments of a... Read more
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BBC News
Love in a Cold War climatedeath in prison in order to reunite his family. Image caption Reunited, the Jen
BBC News / Posted yesterday
death in prison in order to reunite his family. Image caption Reunited, the Jenkins family wipe away tears at Indonesia's Jakarta airport in July 2004 Image caption Jenkins looked older than his years by the time he reached Japan with his... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Indonesia politician’s graft trial delayed by stomach woesspeaker of Indonesia’s parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorte
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
speaker of Indonesia’s parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia, Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country’s... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Study to relocate Indonesia capital to submit results by DecemberJAKARTA: Indonesian Minister of National Development Planning Bambang Brodjoneg
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
JAKARTA: Indonesian Minister of National Development Planning Bambang Brodjonegoro has said a government study to relocate the capital from Jakarta to other cities is nearly complete. Speaking at an economic event on Tuesday (Dec 12), Bambang said... Read more
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Daily Herald
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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Japan Update
Basketball World Championships 2023 to take place in Okinawa Citycountries and cities were selected for the world championship matches; Okinawa
Japan Update / Posted yesterday
countries and cities were selected for the world championship matches; Okinawa City in Japan, Manila in the Philippine, and Jakarta in Indonesia. Okinawa City invited officials from FIBA to visit in June and October for a presentation and... Read more
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New York Daily News
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
McIlroy plans busy schedule leading to the Mastershim eligible for the final ADT event in Thailand called the Boonchu Ruangkit Ch
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
him eligible for the final ADT event in Thailand called the Boonchu Ruangkit Championship. Depending on how he fares in Jakarta, if Kiradech wins in Thailand, he might get enough points to crack the top 50. For those who don’t make it, Augusta... Read more
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FOX Business
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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FOX Business
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. LATEST SFGATE VIDEOS WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesspeaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorte
Rapid City Journal / Posted yesterday
speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia , Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Asian stocks higher ahead of likely US rate hikeKospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
Kospi gained 0.5 percent to 2,472.66 and benchmarks in New Zealand, Taiwan and Thailand also advanced. Singapore and Jakarta declined. WALL STREET: Big-name companies gained, delivering records for two of the major stock indexes. Banks and... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesspeaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorte
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted yesterday
speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia , Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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The Chippewa Herald
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesspeaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorte
The Chippewa Herald / Posted yesterday
speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia , Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Southeast Asians spend 3.6 hours on mobile internet every dayto access commercial practices, especially as real estate value continues to ri
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
to access commercial practices, especially as real estate value continues to rise in the region’s biggest cities like Jakarta and Singapore. The region’s e-commerce market is expected to exceed US$88.1 billion in value by 2025. Just because... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
McIlroy plans busy schedule leading to the Mastershim eligible for the final ADT event in Thailand called the Boonchu Ruangkit Ch
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
him eligible for the final ADT event in Thailand called the Boonchu Ruangkit Championship. Depending on how he fares in Jakarta, if Kiradech wins in Thailand, he might get enough points to crack the top 50. For those who don't make it, Augusta... Read more
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Fremont Tribune
Indonesia politician's graft trial delayed by stomach woesspeaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorte
Fremont Tribune / Posted yesterday
speaker of Indonesia's parliament Setya Novanto, center, walks as he is escorted by investigators during his trial in Jakarta, Indonesia , Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017. The top Indonesian politician accused of involvement in one of the country's... Read more
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