Timor Island - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Timor Island


Strong 6.2 magnitude earthquake strikes off eastern Indonesia

Aug 28, 2018 - 4:47 PM

The offshore tremor strikes at a shallow depth of 8 kilometers (5 miles), about 100 kilometers southeast of Kupang on the Indonesian portion of Timor island, the USGS said

Analysis: Politics may block huge Indonesian gas field

Mar 04, 2016 - 6:16 PM

While the president is telling the world and Indonesians the country is open for investment the government is zig zagging on the huge gas project backtracking and creating delays

POLITICS. Nationalist rhetoric seems to be covering for special interests wanting a piece of the action in construction of the onshore plant. Photo from Asia Sentinel