Strong earthquake hits Indonesia World

Strong earthquake hits Indonesia

A 6.2-magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of Northwestern Indonesia's Aceh on January 7, according to the US Geological Survey.
Thailand: 2004 tsunami victims commemorated World

Thailand: 2004 tsunami victims commemorated

A ceremony to commemorate victims of 2004 earthquakes and tsunamis, the most severe in the world history, took place at Ban Nam Khem Tsunami Memorial Park, Phang Nga province of Thailand on December 26.
Indonesia remembers 2004 tsunami victims World

Indonesia remembers 2004 tsunami victims

A memorial was held on December 26 in the Indonesian province of Aceh for the victims of the Indian Ocean tsunami 15 years ago, one of the worst disasters in history.
Indonesia plans to set up int’l fish markets World

Indonesia plans to set up int’l fish markets

The Indonesian government is considering the establishment of international fish markets in various localities nationwide to fully tap the economic potential of the country’s fisheries sector.
7.5-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia World

7.5-magnitude earthquake hits Indonesia

A 7.5-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia’s Banda Sea on June 24, jolting a region 286 km west-northwest of Saumlaki, according to the US Geological Survey (USGS).