Geography of Indonesia

Rimba Raya Floating Clinic Supplying Health Care to the Community along the Seruyan River

Monday, May 3, 2021 - 10:00am

b'JAKARTA, May 3, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Rimba Raya Floating Clinic was introduced into the project area as a means to improve community access to health services in and around the Rimba Raya working area which is located along the Seruyan River.

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  • b'JAKARTA, May 3, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Rimba Raya Floating Clinic was introduced into the project area as a means to improve community access to health services in and around the Rimba Raya working area which is located along the Seruyan River.
  • Ristya Aulia, a member of the Floating Clinic medical team said; "Thank you Rimba Raya for introducing this initiative that provides much needed additional health services to the villages along the Seruyan river.
  • A total of 706 patients received health care where 60.91% (or 430 patients) were female.\nThe Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve Floating Clinic is equipped to supply 86 types of medicines.
  • Rimba Raya Conservation in providing free health services to 10 villages and hamlets in the Seruyan District.

Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve Collaborates to Restore Mangrove Forests in Seruyan

Monday, March 1, 2021 - 2:00am

Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve, Tanjung Puting National Park and Seruyan District Government are in collaboration with the community in replanting 30,000 mangrove seedlings (Rhyzophora sp) in Tanjung Siamuk Beach, Sungai Undang Village, Seruyan District.

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  • Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve, Tanjung Puting National Park and Seruyan District Government are in collaboration with the community in replanting 30,000 mangrove seedlings (Rhyzophora sp) in Tanjung Siamuk Beach, Sungai Undang Village, Seruyan District.
  • The Seruyan mangrove forest area is located in Seruyan Hilir and Seruyan Hilir Timur sub-districts, which is just South of the working area of Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve and Tanjung Puting National Park.
  • The mangrove planting program in Seruyan, is expected to be one of the most impactful contributions we can make in mitigating the climate crisis," said Rimba Raya Executive Director Sylviana (Sylvi) Andhella.
  • The restrictions did not dampen the spirit of all teams involved in our mangrove ecosystem restoration efforts in Seruyan District, Central Kalimantan.

Teleperformance named Great Place to Work® in Indonesia

Thursday, January 14, 2021 - 4:45pm

Teleperformance (Paris:TEP), a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, announced today its Indonesia operations received its very first Great Place to Work (GPTW) certification after a comprehensive third party audit and workforce review by GPTW Institute.

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  • Teleperformance (Paris:TEP), a leading global group in digitally integrated business services, announced today its Indonesia operations received its very first Great Place to Work (GPTW) certification after a comprehensive third party audit and workforce review by GPTW Institute.
  • In addition to work from home, Teleperformance hosts operations in 6 facilities and client sites in Jakarta, Semarang and Yogyakarta.
  • We are very happy to recognize Teleperformance in In Indonesia as a Great Place to Work Certified company.
  • Michael Wullur, CEO, Teleperformance Indonesia, commented: We are very proud and thrilled for achieving our first GPTW certification.

Rimba Raya's Sustainable Peatland Farmer Field School

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 9:00pm

Central Kalimantan, INDONESIA, Dec 5, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - In November 2020, Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve (Rimba Raya) conducted training sessions aimed at strengthening the capacity of Farmer Groups (KT).

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  • Central Kalimantan, INDONESIA, Dec 5, 2020 - (ACN Newswire) - In November 2020, Rimba Raya Biodiversity Reserve (Rimba Raya) conducted training sessions aimed at strengthening the capacity of Farmer Groups (KT).
  • The goal was to help them to improve their skills in cultivation and agriculture through our Peatland Farmer Field School (Peatland-FFS).
  • The sessions were attended by 2 Farmer Groups; Harapan Jaya from Jahitan Village, and Hijau Bakung Permai from Baung Village.
  • The farmer group from Rimba Raya working area participated at that time.

Achiko Partners with Udayana University for Covid-19 Testing Research in Bali, Indonesia

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 12:00pm

The partners plan to conduct a study to better understand acceptance of mass testing in the broader population as well as the practicality of mass testing, and its effects on healthcare, and consumer and business confidence.

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  • The partners plan to conduct a study to better understand acceptance of mass testing in the broader population as well as the practicality of mass testing, and its effects on healthcare, and consumer and business confidence.
  • The Study will include Teman Sehat, Achikos Testing Passport and ecosystem platform, and Gumnuts, Achikos low-cost saliva-based testing solution, when available.
  • Udayana is a leading state university in the province of Bali.
  • Achiko and Udayana will be working together to administer Covid-19 testing to the population and visitors of the three islands of Nusa Penida, Nusa Lembongan and Nusa Ceningan (approx.

Chubb Charitable Foundation Supports Rainforest Trust Project to Protect Indonesian Rainforest

Tuesday, October 20, 2020 - 1:00pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chubb Charitable Foundation announced today that it has granted $346,000 to Rainforest Trust for a project to support the expansion and protection of one of the largest intact rainforest ecosystems in Southeast Asia.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chubb Charitable Foundation announced today that it has granted $346,000 to Rainforest Trust for a project to support the expansion and protection of one of the largest intact rainforest ecosystems in Southeast Asia.
  • The Foundation's new grant will help protect an additional 2,472 acres of land in the Leuser Ecosystem on the Indonesian island of Sumatra.
  • The Chubb Charitable Foundation supports U.S.-based non-profit organizations through grant-making and projects aligned with defined focus areas including education, the environment, and poverty and health.
  • The Foundation believes that meaningful contributions that support our communities globally provide lasting benefits to society, to Chubb and to Chubb employees.

Mitsubishi Corporation and Surbana Jurong Joint Venture to Form Partnership with SinarMas Land to Advance Smart, Sustainable Transit-Oriented Developments in Indonesia

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 1:41am

TOKYO, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has announced today that its joint venture company with Surbana Jurong (SJ), "Mitbana Pte Ltd" (Mitbana), has formed a significant partnership with leading Indonesian property developer Sinar Mas Land (SML) to advance smart and sustainable Transit-Oriented Developments (TODs) in BSD City, Indonesia.

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  • TOKYO, Sept 15, 2020 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has announced today that its joint venture company with Surbana Jurong (SJ), "Mitbana Pte Ltd" (Mitbana), has formed a significant partnership with leading Indonesian property developer Sinar Mas Land (SML) to advance smart and sustainable Transit-Oriented Developments (TODs) in BSD City, Indonesia.
  • BSD City, located in South Tangerang, Greater Jakarta, is SML's flagship town development that had started its development in the mid-1980s.
  • This undertaking will enlarge BSD City's existing development footprint and expand on its current population of 200,000 residents.
  • As one of Indonesia's largest and most established conglomerates, SML will offer its strong local knowledge and track record in growing BSD City.

Wedge Holdings: Franchise Development of Card Game Shops in Indonesia

Monday, June 8, 2020 - 4:30am

In Indonesia, our group are currently managing 4 physical card game shops, Facebook account for card game users with 25 thousands followers and the largest community for trading card game (TCG) players.

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  • In Indonesia, our group are currently managing 4 physical card game shops, Facebook account for card game users with 25 thousands followers and the largest community for trading card game (TCG) players.
  • With the aid of card game community, we have been developing the franchise system of card game shops in Indonesia and have recruited the franchisees since May 2020.
  • So far we accomplished to execute 6 franchise agreements including at Tangerang in Banten, at Banjarmasin in Kalimantan and at Kemang in South Jakarta and now established 10 card game chain shops in total nationwide including house brand shops.
  • Our group will distribute TCG products to our own shops, other card game shops and toy stores nationwide and also host the official card game competitions in Indonesia.

NewX Energy In Joint Venture With PTBPP Group For Technology Infrastructure Projects Worth US$2.6 Billion

Thursday, January 16, 2020 - 6:39am

Ltd. (NewX Energy) and Bintan Power Plant Group(PTBPP) have signed a joint venture agreement whereby NewX will exclusively provide technology infrastructure and related services for projects worth US$2.6 billion.

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  • Ltd. (NewX Energy) and Bintan Power Plant Group(PTBPP) have signed a joint venture agreement whereby NewX will exclusively provide technology infrastructure and related services for projects worth US$2.6 billion.
  • Through an online platform developed by NewX, customers can connect directly with power producers and purchase electricity at highly competitive rates.
  • This joint venture is in line with PTBPP Group's strategy to leverage technological innovation to broaden affordable energy access to consumers, helping drive economic progress.
  • The joint venture will initially involve the distribution of up to 1,320MW of electricity in projects worth a total of US$2.6 billion.

Taiwantrade.com to Promote Taiwan Innovations in Indonesia

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 8:29am

SURABAYA, Indonesia, Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to introduce more companies to the fast-growing market of Indonesia, BoFT of MoEA and TAITRA will be hosting TAIWAN EXPO in Surabaya, Indonesia from Sep. 26 to 28, 2019.

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  • SURABAYA, Indonesia, Sept. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to introduce more companies to the fast-growing market of Indonesia, BoFT of MoEA and TAITRA will be hosting TAIWAN EXPO in Surabaya, Indonesia from Sep. 26 to 28, 2019.
  • More than 130 products and catalogs of 94 high-quality manufacturers from Taiwan will be exhibited.
  • In addition, Indonesian internet celebrity Achtasya Iman will be checking in on opening day to live-cast her hands-on Taiwan product experience to her fans.
  • The prospect for vigorous e-commerce growth is continuing to attract large-scale foreign companies to invest in the country.