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Madagascar hopes surfing will draw in waves of tourists

...operator in southwest Madagascar, said Tuesday. He described the "perfect, uncrowded" waves as comparable to those in Indonesia and other top surfing destinations.Madagascar's tourism industry has suffered because of political tension in the impoverished...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-29/madagascar-hopes-sur
Kirby: Augusta Chronicle readers' postcards teach lessons from their journeys abroad

...something else. (And don't let the kids look it up, either.) MORE EDUCATIONAL TRAVELS: Jack Carswell sent two cards from Indonesia and wrote: "After spending three weeks in beautiful, clean and genteel Japan, there was considerable culture shock here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-02/readers-postcards-teach-lesso
Small businesses selling Fair Trade products looking to make money while doing good

...for Brooklyn Roasting, which sells through its Web site. Sales of its Fair Trade coffee, which comes from Mexico, Peru, Indonesia and Ethiopia, have soared from $900,000 in 2011 to $4.4 million last year. They are expected to reach $6 million...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-27/small-businesses-selling-f
Indonesia seeking billions more in aid

WASHINGTON -- Indonesia is asking the United States for help...30 years. Ginandjar Kartasasmita, Indonesia's senior economics minister, said...International Monetary Fund is arranging for Indonesia. Kartasasmita would not mention any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/11/bus_233062.shtml
Business
Summit weighs in on India, Indonesia

...As riot-spawned deaths climbed in Indonesia, President Clinton urged the government...they urgently turned to turmoil in Indonesia and the threat of a nuclear arms race...nuclear bomb. The spiraling violence in Indonesia sparked urgent concern. Mr. Clinton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/16/bus_228267.shtml
Business
A cautious trip through Indonesia

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- When my parents traveled from their...Department warning against travel to Indonesia - were no exception. But I was determined...harvesting rice. Farther on, our Kijang, Indonesia's answer to the SUV, slowed to a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/06/liv_418019.shtml
Life & style
Missy Elliott cancels Indonesia concert over security fears

JAKARTA, Indonesia -- Hip-hop star Missy Elliott canceled...about potential terrorist attacks in Indonesia. Elliott had been scheduled to perform...against Americans or American interests in Indonesia and worldwide." "A convergence of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/26/mus_416820.shtml
Music
Dyson wins Indonesia Open

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Britain's Simon Dyson shot a 5-under-par 67 Sunday to win the Indonesia Open by two strokes for his first European Tour victory. Dyson eagled the seventh hole and completed his four rounds in 20-under par 268, with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/03/06/gol_65589.shtml
Golf
Thai's Thaworn wins Indonesia Open

JAKARTA, Indonesia - Thaworn Wiratchant of Thailand won the Indonesia Open by five strokes on Sunday, but it was Colin Montgomerie who had a final round to remember. Montgomerie fired a 10-under 60, and saw his chance at 59 end when he missed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/28/gol_448664.shtml
Golf
Torch route changed in Indonesia amid protests

JAKARTA, Indonesia --- Torchbearers ran laps with the Olympic flame in front of an invitation-only crowd Tuesday after officials changed the relay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/04/23/oly_196092.shtml
Olympics