• Tourism attractions on Bangka Island, especially in the Central Bangka District in Bangka-Belitung (Babel) Province, must be supported by adequate facilities and infrastructure.Ketawai Island in Central Bangka, for instance, is ...
  • The District of  Bangka Tengah of the Bangka Belitung province plans to build a 30-kilometer long ring road that could be used by heavy trucks."The ring road would link the village of Nibung, in the sub-district of  ...
  • The Zahro Express passenger ship's fatal accident on Sunday morning should serve as a lesson to improve marine transportation."I offer my deepest condolences to all victims of the ill-fated Zahro Express," Vice Chairman of the ...
  • Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi has said that the National Transportation Safety Commission (KNKT) will investigate the authenticity of the passenger manifest of the Zahro Express.The passenger ship Zahro Express ...
  • President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) has set a target to have the giant Kuwil dam here completed by 2019.During his working visit to North Sulawesi on Tuesday, the president spent a few hours reviewing the progress of the Kuwil dam's ...
  • When Bung Karno (the Indonesian proclamator) was imprisoned by Dutch colonizers in Boven Digul, Papua (formerly Irian), he wrote a very inspiring book for the Independence fighters entitled "Di Bawah Bendera Revolusi" (Under the ...
  • The province of Bangka Belitung (Babel) reported a sharp decline in exports in October this year on shrinking exports of its main commodity tin.The province earned only US$123.64 million in exports in October or down 25.84 ...
  • Indonesia's top badminton mixed double players Tontowi Ahmad (Owi)/Liliyana Natsir (Butet), won a champion title at Hong Kong Open 2016 on Sunday after beating their compatriot   Praveen Jordan/Debby Susanto."This is a ...
  • The province of  Bangka Belitung (Babel) is hosting an international seminar on science and technology ."I appreciate the rector of the Sriwijaya University (UNSRI), who has chosen Bangka Belitung to host the International ...
  • About 300 students majoring in communications at the Faculty of Leadership and Management, University of Malaysia Islamic Science (USIM) enthusiastically attended a lecture on press freedom in Indonesia delivered by ...