Riau Archipelago


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Ri·au Archipelago

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An island group of western Indonesia off the southeast end of the Malay Peninsula. It is separated from Singapore by the Singapore Strait.
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Sidehabi also said talks are ongoing with Qatar Airways to add flights to the following destinations: Medan, the capital of Indonesia's North Sumatra province; the capital city of Manado in the North Sulawesi province of Indonesia; Batam, a small island in Indonesia's Riau Archipelago in the South China Sea; and the port city of Surabaya in Java.
Being Malay in Indonesia: Histories, hopes and citizenship in the Riau Archipelago
The $300 million mixed-use development will rise in Bintan, the largest island in the Riau Archipelago of Indonesia, and will include one 250-room hotel; six 20-floor condominium towers with 7 units on each floor for a total of 840 units; 34 villas of varying sizes; and a 15,000m 2 commercial area.
The massive mixed-use development will rise in Bintan, the largest island in the Riau Archipelago of Indonesia, and will include a 250-room hotel; six 20-floor condominium towers with seven units on each floor for a total of 840 units; 34 villas of varying sizes; and a 15,000 sqm commercial area.
November 17, 2012 OTukang Bubur Naik Haji The SeriesO Fans Gathering Batam, Riau Archipelago Featuring all the casts of the popular TV Series OTukang Bubur Naik HajiO including Mat Solar, Uci Bing Slamet, Deri Sudarisman, Citra Kirana, Andi Arsyil, Latief Sitepu, and many more.
Located on the Riau Archipelago of Indonesia, south of Singapore, the resort is an exclusive beachfront estate spread out over 1,300 hectares in the secluded Lagoi Bay area of Bintan.
The two islands are in the Riau Archipelago, near Singapore.
The fires, which have been blamed on large plantation owners and small farmers clearing land by burning during the current dry season, have sent haze to parts of Peninsular Malaysia, southern Thailand and Indonesia's Riau archipelago, said Mary Chin, a spokeswoman for the Agency.
The channel winds its way past a multitude of Indonesian islands, uneven in size, sometimes called the Riau Archipelago, the most remarkable of which--at least to my mind--are Lengkana and Batam.
West Borneo forms the eastern side of a roughly triangular maritime crossroads, linking eastern Sumatra, Johore and the Riau Archipelago on the west and northwest with Java on the south, a region comprising, in short, the central heartland of historical Indon-Malay civilization.
Following the popular Tropical Forest Expedition Leaders course run on behalf of the Expedition Advisory Centre earlier in the year, JET Asia will now run an Advanced Tropical Survival Course on the islands of the Riau Archipelago off the east coast of Sumatra in November.