Tag Archives: Indonesia

Opera and Telkomsel spread the Web in Indonesia

Opera Mini now available to Telkomsel customers Opera Software and Indonesia's leading telecommunications operator, Telkomsel, today announced their strategic partnership to deliver Opera Mini to Indonesian subscribers. As Opera's preferred partner in Indonesia, Telkomsel is able to deliver Opera Mini to their 82 million customers, helping Opera make significant progress in spreading the Web throughout the ...

Opera.com localized for Indonesian market

Company Web site now available in Bahasa Indonesia Opera Software today launched the Indonesian language version of its Web site, www.opera.com. Now, users surfing the Web with Bahasa Indonesia language settings will be automatically directed to the new, localized Opera site. The Opera.com translation was made possible due to the efforts of the loyal Opera community ...

Facebook usage jumps 600% to become most-visited mobile social network

Twitter takes title of fastest-growing social network according to Opera’s State of the Mobile Web Report January 26, 2010 — Oslo, Norway Facebook® is now the most-visited social network on the mobile Web, according to Opera’s State of the Mobile Web report. Unique users of Facebook grew more than 600% during 2009, helping the site surpass VKontakte, ...

Norway’s Stoltenberg initiates climate group on forests

Norwegian Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg said in Oslo today that he will initiate a climate group consisting of the most important forest countries. "As part of our efforts to reach a binding climate agreement in Mexico in 2010, I will initiate the establishing of a group consisting of the most important rain forest countries, among them ...

Bendiksen’s “The Places We Live” on display in the U.S.

INDIA. Mumbai. 2006.  A girl walks along a water pipe in the Industrial Area of Dharavi. Although it functions as a throroughfare through this area of the slum, the water in the pipes is headed for the more affluent southern areas of the city. Dharavi is one of Mumbai

The photo exhibition The Places We Live, by Norwegian Jonas Bendiksen, will be on display at the National Building Museum in Washington D.C. until Nov. 15. The National Building Museum is the first United States venue for The Places We Live. The exhibition opened in 2008 at the Nobel Peace Center in Oslo and will travel next to ...

Norway allocates NOK 20 million to Asia

Minister of the Environment and International Development Erik Solheim has pledged 20 NOK million in emergency relief to Indonesia and the Philippines. These densely populated countries have been struck by two major natural disasters in the space of a few days’ time. “Both Indonesia and the Philippines are requesting assistance after experiencing violent earthquakes and severe ...

Norway to give $1.72m in grants to Indonesia project

Ambassador Eivind S. Homme (middle). Photo: www.norway.or.id

  Norway and Indonesia signed Monday evening two grant agreements on renewable energy, fisheries and aquaculture projects, Norwegian Ambassador to Indonesia Eivind S. Homme said in Oslo. By Veeramalla Anjaiah  - The Jakarta Post  "The two parties signed a Grant Agreement for the Baron Technopark Renewable Energy Project and a Grant Agreement for Capacity Building in Fisheries and Aquaculture during ...