Indonesia prepares for worst as Mt. Merapi eruptions increase

Credit to Author: lalos| Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2019 06:50:49 +0000

Indonesia prepares for worst as Mt. Merapi eruptions increase

Mount Merapi has shown heightened volcanic activity over the past few days, spewing incandescent lava from its crater.

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Jakarta dumpsite turned into butterfly garden

Credit to Author: ryanl| Date: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:37:31 +0000

A butterfly perches on a flower stem at the Butterfly Garden in Cipinang Melayu, Makassar subdistrict, East Jakarta, on Monday. The 120-square-meter enclosure is a part of the Cipinang Melayu green open space. (JP/Sausan Atika)

JAKARTA — Under the scorching sun, a man in an orange uniform and armed with a butterfly net and a white plastic sack hunted butterflies flying around a grass field in East Jakarta on Monday.

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Lion Air cockpit voice recorder found

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2019 06:23:51 +0000

Lion Air cockpit voice recorder found

The National Transportation Safety Committee announced on Monday that the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) from last year’s Lion Air crash had been found.

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Garuda’s in-flight live music doesn’t quite strike chord with netizens

Credit to Author: cmiranda| Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:19:12 +0000

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Last Thursday, national flag carrier Garuda Indonesia announced that it would be bringing music to the skies with a series of live acoustic concerts on domestic flights. The airline said the program was aimed at wooing millennials “who want a different flight experience”, and that sets would last 10 to 15 minutes on select flights.

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Indonesia plans more flexible working hours for women

Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Sun, 13 Jan 2019 08:15:39 +0000

The Manpower Ministry is planning to issue a regulation that will make it possible for women to work more flexible hours and thus increase their participation in the labor market.

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