updated Fri. August 26, 2022
March 24, 2018
The Gorontalo Port Police confiscated on Thursday 14 boxes containing 1,120 dead and frozen Sulawesi white-tailed rats. Considered a delicacy by certain communities in North Sulawesi, the rats, endemic to the forests of Sulawesi, were being shipped from Luwuk, Banggai Islands, Central Sulawesi,ÃâÃÂ ...
The Straits Times
March 23, 2018
MAKASSAR (Indonesia) (AFP) - Indonesian villager Mama Hasria swims upstream with about 200 empty jerry cans tied to her back, a daily trip she and other local women make to get clean water for their community on Sulawesi island. As a scorching sun beats down, Hasria makes the four kilometre,ÃâÃÂ ...
Evening Echo Cork
March 14, 2018
Tayto Park has welcomed six new Sulawesi Black Crested Macaques, welcoming three males and three females. The macaques are native of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi and are a critically endangered species. In recent decades, 80% of the macaque's population has been lost. The six macaquesÃâÃÂ ...
March 13, 2018
While infrastructural pressures have spurred the Indonesian government's drive to create “new Bali's”, demand trends from Europe – such as the maturing traveller profile – are also pointing towards lesser-known destinations. Last month, DMC Khiri Indonesia opened an office in Sulawesi, coveringÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
PREMIUM The Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) has confirmed that its investigators arrested a number of people in Kendari, Southeast Sulawesi. “Yes, an operation in Kendari began last night [and went on] until today, as we received information from local citizens. We are questioning a number ofÃâÃÂ ...
February 28, 2018
By Robin Gomes. The northern Indonesian Diocese of Manado has been holding a series of activities to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of the Catholic Church in the region. The Church in the North Sulawesi province in the region inhabited by the Minahasa people was established onÃâÃÂ ...
February 23, 2018
MANADO, NNC - The Indonesia Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) predicts North Sulawesi to be cloudy with a chance of light rain on Saturday (02/24). "The air temperature is estimated to be 20-33 degrees Celsius with humidity of 55 to 95 percent, while winds will blow from theÃâÃÂ ...
February 22, 2018
MANADO, NNC - The Indonesia Stock Exchange (IDX) North Sulawesi Representative Branch targets registering 2,021 investors in 2018. "We are optistic with the investor target given to IDX North Sulawesi, since the public's knowledge on investing has improved," said Fonny The, Head of IDX NorthÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Residents clash with police personnel in land execution in C. Sulawesi A land execution in Banggai regency in Central Sulawesi ends in a skirmish between the police and the residents on March 19. (Courtesy of LBH Central Sulawesi /-)ÃâÃÂ ...
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