Tag: Batam

Batam still a popular destination with tourists despite haze in the region

Tourists from Singapore and Malaysia have not stopped flocking to Batam despite the unhealthy air quality the Island experienced since the beginning of the week. The Jakarta...

Indon’s Batam island eager to compete with SG domination in shipping, manufacturing

With Indonesia’s US$60 billion (S$81 billion) new investment, it plans to convert its Batam island as an optional shipping and manufacturing hub to potentially...
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