Oliviana Handayani

Oliviana Handayani is a writer at Content Collision.

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West Sumatra Eyes Potential of Owl Agritourism

With thousands of majestic owls living in the area, a local environmental centre plans to develop a new agritourism concept in Nagari Koto Kaciak.

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Motocross Circuit Aims to Boost Lombok Tourism

In order to bolster tourism interest on Lombok, PT Angkasa Pura I will soon develop an international standard motocross circuit in the airport area.

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Will Indonesia’s Public Transportation Abandon Gasoline?

The government aims to change public transportation in Indonesia by switching vehicles from being gasoline powered to running on natural gas instead.

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47 Illegal Money Changers Identified in Bali

In order to protect consumers from illegal money changers, the government has been identifying them and pledging to take action to prevent financial loss.

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UPDATE: Indonesia’s First Disneyland Was Fake News

Aiming to boost local tourism, the regent of Boyolali is cooperating with foreign investors and local developers to build a Disneyland in Indonesia.

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Legendary Alun-Alun Surya Kencana is Alive with Edelweiss, Scenery

With its edelweiss, stunning scenery and local lore Alun-alun Surya Kencana will send your heart beating at full gallop.

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Government Dusts Off Plans to Move Capital to Ease Jakarta Congestion

As Jakarta becomes increasingly cramped and crowded, the government is revisiting plans to move the capital city and let Jakarta run as economic centre.

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Credit Cards to be Removed from Obligatory Tax Report for Expats

The government will no longer want to see credit bills to assess taxes owed by expats. This come as new rules let authorities peer into overseas accounts.

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Officials: Jakarta’s Airport Train On Track for Completion

The project is a route to and from Soekarno Hatta and Manggarai. PT Raillink claims it will be ready for public use in July of 2017.

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Police Officer Foils Mugging Attempt Aboard Angkot Mini Bus

A police officer foiled an attempt to mug a fellow passenger aboard an Angkot in East Jakarta, shooting a man as he held a woman and her son captive.

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Jakarta’s MRT is on Track to Open in 2019

Jakarta’s MRT will begin operating in early 2019 but local government dithering risks delays for northern route, planners say.

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Local, French Investors Vie for North Bali Airport Project

The government will publish plans for a new airport in North Bali amid surge in overseas air traffic to the island.

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Indonesia Targets Tax Cheats With New Bank Rules

New banking rules will help authorities trade account data with overseas counterparts as part of an international effort to nab tax cheats.

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Indonesian Entrepreneurs Mine a Rich Vein of Foreign Resource Giants

Two big local buy outs of foreign mining giants is boosting optimism that the country may extend its reach within the resources sector.