Rabu, 5 Zulqaidah 1439 / 18 Juli 2018

Rabu, 5 Zulqaidah 1439 / 18 Juli 2018

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W Sumatra experience worse traffic jam during Eid holidays

Kamis, 21 Jun 2018 19:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The traffic jam in West Sumatra during this year's Eid al-Fitr or Lebaran holidays was worse than that experienced during the same period in 2017. Last...

Jokowi distributes waqf land certificates in West Sumatra

Senin, 21 Mei 2018 21:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- Indonesian President Joko Widodo distributed 510 waqf land certificates for mosques, musholas, and educational institutions in West Sumatra Province. He made the statement during a working...

143 whirlwinds hit Padang Pariaman

Selasa, 27 Mar 2018 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG PARIAMAN -- The Regional Disaster Mitigation Agency (BPBD) of Padang Pariaman District, West Sumatra, has recorded 175 natural disasters to have hit the area with a total...

Total lunar eclipse to be visible in West Sumatra

Selasa, 23 Jan 2018 03:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics Agency (BMKG) of Padang Panjang Geophysical Station, West Sumatra, has stated that a total lunar eclipse will occur on Jan 31, 2018,...

West Sumatra makes Indonesia a cultural superpower

Rabu, 08 Nov 2017 02:30 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- West Sumatra's cultural diversities have become one of the supporting pillars to help Indonesia gain recognition as a cultural superpower by the United Nations Educational, Scientific...

Wildfire burns 20 hectares palm oil plantation in W Sumatra

Rabu, 02 Agu 2017 04:20 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, SIMPANG EMPAT -- Wildfire is still burning some 20 hectares of palm oil plantation in the sub district of Nagari Sungai Aur, West Sumatra province, since Monday, a...

Sumatran tiger gives birth to triplets in West Sumatra

Rabu, 03 Mei 2017 08:19 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BUKITTINGGI -- Sumatran tiger (Panthera tigris sumatrae) gave birth to three tiger cubs at Budaya Kinantan Wildlife Park of Bukitttingi, West Sumatra Province, on Tuesday. "We received a report...

West Sumatra to hold festival of five lakes in 2018

Senin, 27 Mar 2017 19:14 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, AROSUKA -- A Festival of Five Lakes, which was earlier called Four Lakes, will be organized by the Solok District Administration, West Sumatra, in 2018. Solok has five lakes,...

Floods Hits Lima Puluh Kota Regency in West Sumatra

Jumat, 03 Mar 2017 21:53 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- Floods and landslides due to heavy rain hits Lima Puluh Kota Regency in West Sumatra. At least three areas affected by landslides and 11 struck...

West Sumatra prepares coastal zoning regional regulation

Selasa, 25 Okt 2016 17:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- West Sumatra Provincial Government is still preparing for a Regional Regulation (Perda) related zoning of coastal areas and small islands. According to the Vice Governor of...

Foreign tourists visit to West Sumatra soar up

Jumat, 02 Sep 2016 07:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The Central Bureau of Statistics of West Sumatra recorded the number of foreign tourists visiting the province in July 2016 soared up to 4.094 or up...

Padang to hold international cooperative conference

Kamis, 14 Jul 2016 22:06 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The Cooperatives and Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (UMKM) Service of Padang, West Sumatra, will hold the International Cooperatives Conference (KKI) on July 24-26, 2016.Head of...

5.3 magnitude earthquake jolts Mentawai

Rabu, 22 Jun 2016 21:03 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An earthquake magnitude 5.3 on the Richter scale jolted at sea, Mentawai Islands, Sumatra, on Tuesday (21/6) at 09:23 pm.The earthquake happened with epicenter depth of...

West Sumatra earthquake triggers small tsunami in Muko-Muko

Jumat, 03 Jun 2016 20:24 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- An earthquake magnitude 6,5 on the Richter scale jolted the Pesisir Selatan District, West Sumatra, on Thursday (2/6) morning. It triggered small tsunami waves in the...

Residents of Pekanbaru also feel Padang earthquake

Jumat, 03 Jun 2016 15:51 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, Pekanbaru - The earthquake rock the city of Padang, West Sumatra on Thursday (2/6) morning at 5:56 am caused quite panic among residents Pekanbaru and its surroundings."Yeah just...

No substantial damage caused by earthquake

Kamis, 02 Jun 2016 15:47 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG PANJANG -- The government of Padang Panjang town, West Sumatra, is yet to receive reports from the community of any concrete damage following an earthquake that shook...

Strong tremor strikes near Padang in West Sumatra

Kamis, 02 Jun 2016 07:41 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The earthquake, which struck at 5:56 a.m. local time on Thursday, was centered 67 kilometers (42 miles) west of the village of Tapan, or some 145...

West Sumatra urged to focus on tourism development

Selasa, 01 Mar 2016 13:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- Sari Lenggogeni, an academician at the Andalas University (Unand) in West Sumatra, has opined that the local government has yet to set its focus on tourism...

Official: Sea turtle eggs trade rampant in W Sumatra

Kamis, 21 Jan 2016 08:40 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The rampant trade in sea turtle eggs in Padang, West Sumatra, disrupts the natural ecosystem and sustainable exploitation of sea resources."Although some cases did go to...

Floods submerge 254 houses in West Sumatra

Kamis, 12 Nov 2015 15:35 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PAINAN -- Floods triggered by heavy rains submerged 325 houses in Pesisir Selatan District, West Sumatra Province, on Wednesday."In Lagan Gadang Mudiak and Punggasan, Linggo Sari Baganti sub-district,...

Pertamina launches Pertalite in West Sumatera

Senin, 21 Sep 2015 13:33 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- PT Pertamina (Persero) was expanding the market for the products of fuel oil type Pertalite to West Sumatra. The launch of Pertalite in West Sumatra's markets...

LKAAM explains meanings of allegedly Zionist symbol on West Sumatera mosque

Minggu, 31 Mei 2015 20:12 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- In the past week, netizens were busy talking ornament in Masjid Raya West Sumatra. The reason was one of the ornaments on Masjid Raya West Sumatra,...

Visibility in W Sumatera Only 50-900 Meters: BMKG

Senin, 10 Mar 2014 17:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The visibility across various regions in West Sumatera Province on Monday morning was 50 to 900 meters due to smoke covering the atmosphere, Meteorology, Climatology and...

US explores cooperation with West Sumatra

Kamis, 06 Mar 2014 16:01 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- United States Ambassador to Indonesia Robert Blake visited West Sumatra on Thursday to explore a number of cooperation options with the province. "We have come here to...

MK rejects lawsuit in municipal election in Padang

Selasa, 17 Des 2013 01:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG -- The Constitutional Court (MK) has rejected a lawsuit filed by candidate-pair M Ikhlas El Qudsi-Januardi Sumka (Michel-Jadi) in the Padang municipal election.The pair (Michel-Jadi) filed the...

President to provide Rp1 billion for west Sumatra's palace

Kamis, 31 Okt 2013 21:00 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BATUSANGKAR -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono will provide assistance worth Rp1 billion for the purchase of furnishing for 'Istano Basa Pagaruyung' Palace in Tanahdatar, West Sumatra. "The President has...

President, Ministers Discuss Foods Security in Bukittinggi

Selasa, 29 Okt 2013 04:28 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, BUKITTINGGI -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and several ministers discussed food security during their working visit to the West Sumatra provincial city of Bukittinggi on Monday. "The theme of...

President arrives for working visit to Padang

Senin, 28 Okt 2013 15:59 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and his entourage arrived in Padang, West Sumatra for a four-day working visit. In the company of First Lady Ani Yudhoyono, the president...

Tourists in West Sumatra mostly Malaysians

Selasa, 02 Jul 2013 23:10 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG - From January to May 2013, Malaysian tourists dominated visits to various attractions in West Sumatra. Head of Statistics Indonesia to West Sumatra, Yomin Tofri said 76.66...

Hundreds of kites 'dance' beautifully at Pariaman sky

Minggu, 05 Mei 2013 22:29 WIB

Flying kite is part of cultural activities of Indonesian people. Originally, flying kite was played together by Indonesian fishermen in their spare time. Now, flying kite is no longer...

India largest export destination of W Sumatra

Sabtu, 05 Jan 2013 22:22 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG - India was the largest consumer of non-oil commodities exports from West Sumatra between January and November 2012, with an expenditure of 649.2 million USD. "During that period, non-oil...

Teluk Bayur port has potential for export-import activities

Kamis, 18 Okt 2012 21:05 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG - Padang city`s Teluk Bayur port in West Sumatra has immense potential to support Indonesia`s import and export activities with Asian, African and European countries, in light of...

BNPB: 900,000 people live in tsunami-prone areas

Sabtu, 08 Sep 2012 22:36 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PARIAMAN - The National Disaster Control Agency (BNPB) noted that at least 900,000 people live in tsunami-prone areas in West Sumatera. They need evacuation routes in event of tsunami...

Floods hit Padang

Rabu, 25 Jul 2012 22:25 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG - Padang Mayor Fauzi Bahar blamed illegal logging for big floods that hit five sub-districts in this West Sumatra capital yesterday. The floods triggered by heavy rain forced...

West Sumatra to export rendang seasoning to Germany

Sabtu, 24 Mar 2012 21:34 WIB

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, PADANG - West Sumatra has a chance to export rendang (spicy meat dish -Ed), to Indo-Market Berlin, Germany. The export offer comes from a from local business person in...