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Barito

(bärē`tō), river, c.550 mi (890 km) long, rising in the mountains of central Borneo, Indonesia, and flowing generally S to the Java Sea. Banjarmasin is the head of oceangoing navigation. The wide floodplain of the lower Barito is intensely cultivated and contains one of Indonesia's largest rubber plantations.
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Michelin will work with Barito Pacific and invest up to US$400 million (Rp5.
It is located in the south between Jalan Barito, Mahakam and Melawai nearby the Blok M area, making it the perfect escape from skyscrapers and modern shopping malls.
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He moved from the Portuguese ship, which would have been anchored either off the mouth of the Barito or in the river opposite Banjarmasin town, to live not far away on a small vessel ("lantim"), on the deck of which he built a small chapel.
Chandra Asri Petrochemical (CAP) was established in 1989 as a joint venture between Barito Pacific which is owned by Prajogo Pangestu (75%) and Marubeni of Japan (25%).
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Delsmania (subgenus of Scleropages) Fowler, 1934: 243 (type species Osteoglossum formosum Muller & Schlegel 1844, type locality Borneo, Barito River, by monotypy and original designation.
Cokal Limited (ASX:CKA) has purchased an additional 10% of both the Bumi Barito Mineral and Borneo Bara Prima metallurgical coal projects in Indonesia, bringing Cokal's ownership of the two projects to 60%.
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WWF said the Indonesia's government had pledged to protect this forest area, but it was in a land concession belonging to a subsidiary of Indonesian paper firm Barito Timber Pacific.
The WWF said the 12 tigers were concentrated in locations with good forest cover, including in a land concession belonging to Barito Pacific Timber, which it described as a wood supplier to regional giant Asia Pulp and Paper (APP).
Al Ahli also had back their veteran Portuguese coach Mariano Barito, who left Bahrain last month during the unrest.