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Indonesia picks area on Borneo island as site of new capital: president

Reuters Monday, 26 August 2019
Indonesia's president on Monday announced the capital would be moved to an area that forms part of the North Penajam Paser and Kutai Kartanegara regions in its province of East Kalimantan, on the island of Borneo.
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JAKARTA, INDONESIA — President Joko Widodo has announced plans to shift Indonesia's capital city from Jakarta to the province of East Kalimantan on Borneo island. Part of the new capital will be in the province's North Penajam Paser regency while the other half will be in the Kutai Kartanegara...

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