The inauguration was attended by the Director General of Mineral and Coal (Minerba) of the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources, Bambang Gatot Ariyono; BPH Migas Committee, Muhammad Ibnu Fajar; Maluku Marketing Branch Manager PT Pertamina (Persero), Donny Brilianto; Assistant III South Halmahera
Regent, Yusuf Tauddin and Secretary of Central Halmahera
Regency, Saiful Ahmad.
Newcrest and Antam formed a joint venture in 1994 to explore for gold in Halmahera
Iksan Subur, an official with Indonesia's disaster mitigation agency based in the regency of South Halmahera
, near the earthquake's epicentre, said people in the area panicked and ran out of their houses.
As of Monday, 66 aftershocks had been recorded and some people in South Halmahera
were still taking refuge on higher ground fearful of a tsunami, Wibowo said.
Christian missionaries to Halmahera
. as elsewhere, offered themselves as a new source of knowledge.
Beschrieben wird die neue Art Hemiscyllium halmahera
auf der Grundlage von zwei Exemplaren mit 656-681 mm TL (Gesamtlange), die bei Ternate, Halmahera
, in Indonesien gefangen wurden.
Jaya said the financing could be used for the East Halmahera
ferronickel plant because the project needs supplies and equipment from abroad.
The quake's epicenter was located at 0.89 degrees southern latitude, 126.88 degrees eastern longitude, 132 km southwest of South Halmahera
, and at a depth of 10 km below sea level.
The smelter with a production capacity of 27,000 tons of ferronickel to be built in Halmahera
Timur is expected to be operational in 2014.
22 November 2011 - Norwegian oil major Statoil ASA (OSL:STL) said Monday it was awarded an 80% working interest and the operatorship of the Halmahera
II oil and gas licence, offshore eastern Indonesia.