Nusa Tenggara


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Nusa Tenggara

an island chain east of Java, mostly in Indonesia: the main islands are Bali, Lombok, Sumbawa, Sumba, Flores, Alor, and Timor. Pop.: 7 237 600 (1995 est.). Area: 73 144 sq. km (28 241 sq. miles)
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In Nusa Tenggara Timur, where labour migration has become a way of life, comprehensive public private partnerships that empower migrant communities are essential, said IOM Indonesia Chief of Mission Mark Getchell.
With this movement, we hope the Islamic economy in West Nusa Tenggara can thrive," he said.
Under the second phase of the 10,000 MW Crash Program, geothermal power plants (PLTP), would be built in almost all regions of Indonesia including Sumatra (PLTP: 2,670 MW), Java (PLTP: 2,010 MW), Sulawesi (PLTP: 145 MW), Bali and Nusa Tenggara (PLTP: 65 MW), Maluku and Papua (PLTP: 35 MW).
The former examines the textiles of Nusa Tenggara, and, more specifically, how identity is constructed and expressed through textiles (p.
13 September 2011 -- Indonesian rating agency PEFINDO has set an idA- rating, with a "stable" outlook, to local commercial lender PT Bank Pembangunan Daerah Nusa Tenggara Timur (BNTT).
Newmont, the world's largest gold producing company, has announced that its mining operations in West Nusa Tenggara have not been affected by the local government's protest, Dow Jones has reported citing an executive.
The stake was sold by Newmont's subsidiary Newmont Indonesia Ltd and Nusa Tenggara Mining Corporation BV (NTMC).
In Indonesia, the National Police Criminal Detective Squad and a task force of the West Nusa Tenggara Police detained 47 illegal Afghan immigrants in East and West Lombok, officials said Friday.
The aim is to promote Lombok and West Nusa Tenggara to the international market as well as to foster the development of tourism facilities and improvement of infrastructure in the region, so that at the end the destination could enjoy itself as one of global travel destination," concludes Robot.
A survey team has discovered a major gas deposit with estimated reserve of 10 trillion cubic feet in IndonesiaCOs West Timor Sea off East Nusa Tenggara province, local press said.
Ericsson will expand its managed services responsibility to include Telkomsel's operation, management and maintenance of a third-party radio access network in Bali, Nusa Tenggara, Kalimantan, Sulawesi, and Papua.
The Kompas newspaper said that the aircraft made an emergency landing at Tambolaka Airport in the East Nusa Tenggara province on 11 February.