Yusri, a resident of Pulau Muda Village, Teluk Meranti Sub-district, Pelalawan Regency, Riau, was killed by the Sumatran tiger on Saturday (10/3) evening in Indra Giri Hilir district. The victim was killed by a deep wound in the back of the neck suspected of being attacked by protected sumatera tiger.
Mohammad Asri Sapuan (in orange) would lure the boys to his home with money or under the pretext of teaching them Kuda Lumping, a traditional Javanese dance where performers ride on a puppet horse.
Singaporean national received a sentence of 13 years’ imprisonment and a 100 million rupiah (S$9,540) fine for sexual assault in Batam on Thursday (March 8).
An investor from UAE in the oil and gas supporting industry sector, PT Proclad Asia International, will open a factory in Batam with an investment of Rp 50 billion. Proclad entry is believed to be a signal of revival of the oil and gas industry in Batam.
Local Regulation (Perda) on the promotion of Malay culture was passed in plenary session. Ports, airports, hotels and restaurants are required to introduce Malay culture. Whether through Malay ornaments, culinary until the use of Malay languages.
The Governor of Riau Islands, Nurdin Basirun, admitted that economic growth in Riau Islands, especially Batam has not been encouraging. These conditions will effect to the economic welfare of the community.
In response to these conditions, Nurdin agrees if there are good policies that are born from the Riau Islands provincial government, BP Batam, and Pemko Batam, postponed its application if the policies are burdening the business world and society in the midst of economic conditions are still difficult.
The Batam Authority Office or known as BP Batam, has billion of rupiah to spend on attracting tourism sector in batam. Although miss-spelled badly, the Labirin Park offer a labyrinth course that both enticing and innovative for anyone to try.