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Six orangutans returned from Thailand flown back to their habitat in Kalimantan

Seven orangutans, including two babies repatriated from Kuwait, four individuals returned from Thailand, and one baby confiscated at Soekarno-Hatta International Airport in Tangerang, are ready to ret... Read More


Toba Lake "Monaco Of Asia"

Five ministers discussed last week a plan to set up the Lake Toba Tourism Authority to improve the management of the tourist destination in North Sumatra.  The meeting held at the Del Institute ... Read More


West Sumatra

The West Sumatran also called the Minangkabau or Minang are known for their deep rooted traditions,timeless lore, colourful ceremonies and festivals.Legend has it that the Minangkabau is descendents ... Read More


Bukit Lawang as Forest Conservation Areas of Mount Leuser

At the beginning, Bukit Lawang was an orangutan conservation area established in 1973 to protect the lives of orangutans from hunting, and damage to their homes. This makes Bukit Lawang as one of the... Read More


Lake Toba Festival 19-22 Nov 2015

The spectacular Lake Toba in North Sumatra will again be highlighted with festivities this year as the annual Lake Toba Festival is set to take place from 19 to 22 November 2015 in Berastagi with Mt. ... Read More