JENJAROM, Malaysia (Sin Chew Daily/ANN) - The United Arab of Emirates Embassy in Malaysia leads a delegation to visit the lantern festival at Dong Zen Temple held in conjunction with Chinese New Year. Chargee d’ affaires Eng Nailofer AlBastaki said she is impressed by the lanterns and glad to learn about other religion and culture.
PROBOLINGGO, Indonesia (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Mount Bromo in East Java erupted on Monday Morning, emitting a 600-meter-high ash column into the air, the Volcanology and Geological Disaster Mitigation Center (PVMBG) reported.
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - One of the basic questions that should have been raised on the food issue during the presidential debate is: How do the candidates define the meaning of food security or food self-sufficiency, set against the gradual shifts in the patterns of food consumption?
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - Indonesia and the South Korean will relaunch negotiations for the Indonesia-Korea Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (IK-CEPA).
KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - Once an artist who couldn’t draw, multi-talented Sharon Chin now has a whole exhibition of drawings.
KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - Shipments en route being recalled; up to 800 containers stuck.
THE HAGUE (Dawn/ANN) - Indian team cold-shoulders Pakistan’s delegation that will make arguments during Kulbhushan case hearing today.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Joint Working Groups formed; high-level coordination council to monitor progress.
KUALA LUMPUR (The Star/ANN) - Serving up innovative, and often inspired, interpretations of local food.
JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) - South Korean government is conducting the feasibility study that would help ensure companies from the country to invest in Indonesia.