Two hectares South Hulu Sungai chili burned

KANDANGAN: A total of two hectares of chili plants belonging to farmers in Daha Subdistrict, South Hulu Sungai (HSS), burned in a land fire occurred some time ago, AntaranewsKalsel reported. Head of the Disaster Management Agency, National Unity and Political Affairs (BP Kesbangpol) Efran in Kandangan on Tuesday said, based on the report of the community […]

Police chief destroys 18 kg “Abon Balado Padang” sabu-sabu

BANJARMASIN, S Kalimantan: South Kalimantan Police Chief Insp.Gen. Rachmat Mulyana leads the destruction of 18 kilograms of sabu-sabu, found in the packaging of Abon Balado Padang, using blender until all mixed with water, Antaranews Kalsel reported. “As per the mandate of the Act, the destruction of narcotics evidence can be done by leaving a small portion for evidence in […]

Solidarity movement needs to overcome drug problems

MARABAHAN, S Kalimantan: Head of Barito Kuala National Narcotics Agency (BNNK) Pepsodeni said movement of solidarity is needed to aware the whole society against drug abuse, AntaranewsKalsel reported. “The commemoration of the 2018 Anti-Drug Day means a concern to all the abuse and illicit trafficking of narcotics,” Pepsodeni remarked in Marabahan on Thursday. He said illicit drug […]

HSS has built 7 thousand habitable homes

KANDANGAN, S Kalimantan: The Government of South Hulu Sungai (HSS) through the Social Agency has built 7 thousand more Habitable Homes (RLH) since 2013 and exceeded the targets of the District Medium Term Development Plan (RPJMD), AntaranewsKalsel reported. Head of Social Agency Hj Siti Erma in Kandangan on Monday (9/7) said the achievement of this target is due to […]

ULM believed to manage forest for education and training

BANJARMASIN, S Kalimantan: Lambung Mangkurat University (ULM) is trusted by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry to manage a forest area of 1,617 hectares located in Karang Intan Subdistrict, Banjar District, South Kalimantan, Antaranews Kalsel reported. Its location is adjacent to Sultan Adam Public Forest Park area in Banjarbaru, so ULM and related agencies will continue […]

870 hectares rice crops threatened by failure

BATULICIN, S Kalimantan: About 870 hectares of farmer’s rice crops in Tanah Bumbu District, South Kalimantan, are threatened by harvest failures due to flooding, AntaranewsKalsel reported. Head of the Tanah Bumbu Agriculture Agency Setia Budi in Batulicin, Sunday, said that the farmers’ rice crops are spread in Kusan Hilir, Satui, Kusan Hulu, Karang Bintang, and Batulicin […]

Kotabaru to form a team to control inflation

KOTABARU, S Kalimantan: Kotabaru District Government, South Kalimantan, will soon form a Regional Inflation Control Team (TPID) to encourage and improve the welfare of people in “Bumi Saijaan”, a nickname of the district, AntaranewsKalsel reported. The Kotabaru Administration’s Assistant of Economy H Jono Anwar here on Thursday said the district as one of the regions with […]

South Kalimantan’s exports-imports surplus 506.32 million dollars

BANJARBARU, S Kalimantan: The Central Statistics Agency (BPS) recorded a surplus of 506.32 million US dollars in South Kalimantan’s export-import trade balance in May 2018, AntaranewsKalsel reported. “South Kalimantan’s trade balance remains positive with a surplus in May,” Head of South Kalimantan BPS Diah Utami said in Banjarbaru, Tuesday. The value of South Kalimantan’s export trade […]

South Kalimantan inflation at 0.94 percent

BANJARBARU, S Kalimantan: Central Statistics Agency (BPS) recorded inflation in South Kalimantan, which combined inflation in Banjarmasin and Tanjung, in June 2018 of 0.94 percent with a cumulative rate of 1.72 percent, Antaranews Kalsel reported. Head of South Kalimantan BPS Diah Utami in Banjarbaru on Monday said that inflation in Banjarmasin was 0.98 percent while in […]