Borneo Energy & Bakrie Group Broke Partnership

This week, PT Borneo Lumbung Energy and Metal Tbk (BORN) and Bakrie Group (PT Bakrie & Brothers Tbk and Long Haul Holdings) will be separated from the joint venture in Bumi Plc. Now, both were complete separation of property gono-gini be a 47.6% stake in Bumi plc. More »

Jong’s Crocodile Farm & Zoo, Kuching Sarawak

However, because of this experience is not focus on the current hot story, there is no time limit to publish it.Jong’s Crocodile Farm & Zoo is located about 29km (18 ½ Mile) from Kuching – Serian Highway and takes about 20 minutes leisure drive from Kuching Town, the capital of Sarawak, Land of Hornbills, boasts one of the largest and the only crocodile breeding farm in the country. More »

New Film Jupe Also Protested the Dayak Leaders

In addition to the title, the characters of the Dayak people also protested the film was filmed in the village of tumbles and tumbles Atei Manggu, District Sanaman Mantikei, Katingan, Central Kalimantan was considered inappropriate in the use of the title. Moreover, the lead role was played by Julia Perez always well considered vulgar. Feared would bring unfavorable psychological impact. More »

Hotel Sector Joint Investment Between Brunei And India Has Started

India and Brunei will explore the possibilities of joint venture investment in the field of hotel industry and infrastructural development. Brunei will also consider investing in India’s hotel sector, which has been opened up for hundred percent foreign direct investment. More »

Sepilok is a popular destination to see the orang utans but right next door is a brand new sanctuary for sun bears (helped along by Kevin’s Guide Award bursary). These bears are the smallest of all sub-species and, like the orang utan, they are arboreal and are losing their habitat through deforestation. Sadly, they are also poached, captured for pets and used in Asian medicine. More »


Dugderan – Tradition Residents WELCOME Semarang Month Ramadhani

Dugderan is a festival to mark the start of the fasting month of Ramadan in which was held in the city of Semarang . Yng celebrations began in the colonial period was centered in Simpang Lima area . The celebration was opened by the mayor and enlivened by a number of firecrackers and fireworks ( the name ” Dugderan ” is an onomatopoeic sound of the eruption ) . In celebration of the variety of goods sold ( a kind of night markets ) and in the present often included various links of a large number of industries . Nevertheless , there is one toy that is always associated with this festival , called ” warak ngendok ” . Dugderan intended other than as a means of entertainment as well as a means of propagation of Islam

PASOLA – Best Traditions Festival in Sumba

Pasola is a game played by the Western Sumbanese to celebrate the rice planting season. The game is played by throwing wooden spears to the opponent while riding a horse. The game is played by two different groups of men from different clans or tribes. It is a game that requires a high skill at horse riding and spear throwing skill.

Ceremony Signs Solo ‘in Tana Toraja

Toraja traditional belief system is polytheistic belief anisme called aluk, or “way” (sometimes translated as “law”). In the Toraja myth, the ancestors of the Toraja came from heaven using stairs which is then used by the Toraja as a way of dealing with Puang Matua, pencipta.Alam god of the universe, according to aluk, divided into upper world (heaven) the human world (earth), and the world bawah.Pada first, heaven and earth to get married and produce darkness, separation, and then comes the light. Animals live in the underworld is represented with a rectangular shape bounded by four pillars, the earth is a place for humanity, and the paradise is located on top, covered with a gable roof berbetuk. Other Toraja gods is Pong Banggai in Chain (god of Earth), Indo ‘Ongon-Ongon (goddess of earthquakes), Pong Lalondong (god of death), Indo’ Belo tumbles (goddess of medicine), and others.

Mapasilaga Tedong, Adu Buffalo Toraja Version

 Did you know about bull fighting in Spain. But make no mistake Indonesia also has a rival named Mapasilaga Tedong in Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi . This is the buffalo race, a unique tradition within the framework of the ancestral cemetery.

You certainly have not heard about it Mapasilaga Tedong. Yet this is the ancestral traditions of the people of Tana Toraja, South Sulawesi, which can be the attraction of the traveler. You will definitely taste deg-degkan stricken while watching the Buffalo fights game.

Tradition Kebo – Keboan, Ritual Residents Reject Bala

Community Banyuwangi, East Java has a unique tradition in the village for safety circuit as an expression of gratitude as well to keep the citizens from all distress. Rituals are regularly held every month suro known local residents with ritual kebo – keboan.

Thousands of people packed the streets of Banyuwangi. Different types of crops gathered along the way. Village street was transformed as rice fields with water from the nearest river or rice for use in the peak of the event. The ritual begins with prayer led by an indigenous leader, asking for the safety of residents.