Indonesia’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology on Friday said it was preparing for the total closure of Telegram in Indonesia, where it has several million users if it didn’t develop procedures to block unlawful content. As a partial measure, it asked internet companies in the world’s most populous Muslim nation to block access to 11 addresses offering the web version of Telegram.
Direktur Lalu Lintas dan Angkutan Darat Direktorat Jendral Perhubungan Darat Kementerian Perhubungan Pandu Yunianto, mengatakan bahwa tidak ada aturan mobil pribadi untuk diuji berkala kecuali mobil tersebut digunakan untuk taksi online.
Batam is the largest city (“kota” in indonesian language) of Riau Islands Province of Indonesia as well the name of an island. For more than 70 years of its industrial age, Batam city island did not have a proper media to present herself to its people. However, the late effort by the local government project on building a modern museum will be focusing on Batam’s history from the Malay perspective which is “planned” to be open for public in 2018.
The Jakarta Police have shot dead a Taiwanese national (Taiwan officially the Republic of China (ROC)) named Lin Ming Hui, who allegedly smuggled 950Kg of crystal methamphetamine from the Peoples Republic of China into Anyer beach, very secluded private ports in the northern part of Jakarta – Indonesia. He was shot while resisting arrest.
The arrival of the hundreds of PRC’s tourist on Batam’s Hang Nadim Airport unfolds a new future for Batam’s tourism economy. A Lion Air Boeing 737-900 ER airplane carrying 212 passengers from Changsha, People’s Republic of China (PRC), landed smoothly at Hang Nadim International Airport, Batam, Riau Islands, at 4:30 a.m. local time on Thursday. The passengers, most of whom were middle-aged and married couples, looked happy as they were greeted with a traditional Malay dance usually performed to welcome guests.