Did You Know?
That Lombok, West Nusa Tenggara is a major producer of tobacco in Indonesia? This gorgeous island is not only about tourism. No less than 17% of tobacco produced in Indonesia comes from West Nusa Tenggara. The majority of tobacco planted in West Nusa Tenggara is Virginian tobacco, commonly used for mild cigarette, that’s now a mainstream in Indonesia. One stick of mild cigarette requires 1 gram of Virginian tobacco. In fact, more than 75% of Virginian tobacco in Indonesia came from this province. In term of dollar values, every year, West Nusa Tenggara sells US$67mn worth of tobacco to the cigarette factories in East Java.
13 years have passed since the NASDAQ touched the 4,000 level. Last time around, a bear market took the index from 4,000 all the way down to 1,114, a drop of 78%.
There’s one profession pleased with Obamacare’s advent – the oldest profession.
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“They [insurance companies] just, they absolutely equate us to illegal working girls that have very high rates of STDs and AIDS,” Caressa Kisses explains to Sacramento TV station KXTV — which saw fit to dispatch a reporter 2½ hours away to Carson City to cover this highly important local story.
Jakarta Governor, Joko Widodo is targeting to complete the Kampung Melayu and Tanah Abang elevated, non-toll road at the end of November 2013, and hold the trial run in December 2013. To make sure that his target will not be missed, the Governor himself went to the construction site on Sunday (24 Nov) at 2300 hours.