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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With this movement, we hope the Islamic economy in West Nusa Tenggara can thrive," he said.
JAKARTA, Indonesia, January 6 /PRNewswire/ -- West Sumbawa-PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara (PTNNT) employees have generously donated approximately Rp292 million to victims of the recent earthquakes and tsunamis in Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam.
East Nusa Tenggara Province Police Chief Edward Aritonang, who supervises the island, said the incident was triggered by the arrest Tuesday of seven residents in the village of Rendenao for allegedly planting coffee trees in a nearby protected forest.
Located in Batu Hijau, Sum-bawa, three separate contracts are underway as part of the PT Newmont Nusa Tenggara copper/gold mine development.
It will focus on 11 farm production sites in Sulawesi, Sumatra, Bali and East Nusa Tenggara.
East Nusa Tenggara, Indonesia, July 6, 2015 - (ACN Newswire) - The East Nusa Tenggara provincial administration is promoting world wonder tourist icons such as Komodo and Lake Kelimutu along with other nautical and natural tourist sites.
Currently Mobilio has a 14% share of car market in East Java, Bali and Nusa Tenggara.
Palue is about 4km wide and lies a short distance off the north coast of Flores, the main island in East Nusa Tenggara province.
Molten lava and ash have covered most of Palue, an island in East Nusa Tenggara province with only a 4-kilometer radius.
Meanwhile, exhaustion as a result of long queues at the consulate and scorching sun led to the death of Qoriah binti Ahmad Irfan, 45, from Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara.
The President revealed this in Mataram, West Nusa Tenggara, Tuesday (27/7).