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A city of Indonesia in southeast Borneo on an inlet of Makassar Strait. It is a major port and oil center.


(Placename) a city in Indonesia, on the SE coast of Borneo. Pop: 409 023 (2000)


(ˈbɑ lɪkˈpɑ pɑn)

a seaport on E Borneo, in central Indonesia. 344,405.
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Currently, 34 units of SPBG (natural gas filling station) with a capacity of 30,000 LSP each, including the MRUs, have been built in Jakarta, Bogor, Depok, Tangerang and Bekasi (Jabodetabek), Palembang in South Sumatra, Semarang in Central Java and Balikpapan in East Kalimantan, with funding from the national budget.
AUSTRALIA & INDONESIA --Silver Discoverer: Voyage 9622: Cairns to Balikpapan, 14 Days, Oct.
According to CAPA, Batik Air is currently considering linking Manado with Seoul Incheon in South Korea sometime early next year and, pending the issuance of suitable slots, it is also looking at serving Shanghai from either Bali and/or Balikpapan.
Axle-Asia is an Insurance Broker with head office located in Jakarta and it has representative offices in Surabaya, Balikpapan and Pekanbaru.
Goods carried from Bali include marine products (tuna and other fresh fish), household goods, leather goods and handicrafts mainly going to Europe, while household goods, personal effects, perishables, pharmaceuticals and automotive spares are expected to be imported, not just into Bali but also to Surabaya and Balikpapan, as well as other catchment areas.
10 signed two other MoUs, one with JX Nippon of Japan to modernise the 260,000 b/d Balikpapan refinery in East Kalimantan, and the other with China's state-owned Sinopec to upgrade the 118,000 b/d Plaju refinery in South Sumatra.
Auto Business News-November 17, 2014--Volvo Indonesia launches spare-parts distribution centre in Balikpapan
In line with the growth in the domestic and international airline markets, in 2013 Garuda opened several domestic and international services, such as Bandung - Denpasar, Batam - Pekanbaru, Balikpapan - Banjarmasin, Balikpapan - Menado, Balikpapan - Berau, Jakarta - Bengkulu, Jakarta - Tanjung Pandan, Jakarta - Tanjung Pinang, Makassar - Sorong - Manokwari - Jayapura, and Surabaya - Singapore, Denpasar - Brisbane, Jakarta - Osaka, and Jakarta - Perth.
refineries are located at Cilacap in Central Java and Balikpapan in East Kalimantan and Dumai, their respective capacities are 348,000 and
Crowds were thronging the beach at Balikpapan on Borneo island at the weekend when the 500 kilogram (1,100 pound) reptile crawled ashore.
Ramez Dayoub and Mahmoud al-Ali who represent Selangor FA (Malaysia) and Persiba Balikpapan (Indonesia) as well as Ahed official Fady Fneich were the three culprits to fall under category one, with Dayoub believed to have intentionally distorted the outcome of Lebanon's 1-0 loss to Qatar June 3, via his now infamous back pass.
The Abu Dhabi-based airline's EY code is now on Garuda Indonesia flights between Jakarta and Singapore, Denpasar Bali, Manado, Surabaya, Balikpapan and Makassar and between Abu Dhabi and Amsterdam.