Borneo island Current Affairs, GK & News
Nusantara-Indonesia New Capital
The Indonesians are moving to a new capital. It is East Kalimantan. It is now called ‘Nusantara’. Earlier, Jakarta was the capital of Indonesia. Nusantara East Kalimantan or Jakarta is located in the Borneo island. The plan to shift the capital here was announced in 2019. It was announced by President Joko Widodo. Reasons for ..
Month: Current Affairs - January, 2022
Category: Awards, Persons & Places in News • Environment Current Affairs • International / World Current Affairs • Places in News Current Affairs
Topics: Borneo island • Indonesia • Jakarta • Java Island • Joko Widodo • Myanmar • Rio de Janeiro
Kalimantan: Indonesia to move capital from Jakarta to Borneo Island
Government of Indonesia has announced to move its current capital from Jakarta (on the island of Java) to the sparsely populated East Kalimantan (on Borneo island). Indonesia’s President Joko Widodo has announced that his government plans to build smart, green capital city on Borneo island. However, t some environmentalist groups fear $33billion relocation plan of ..
Month: Current Affairs - September, 2019
Category: International / World Current Affairs
Topics: Borneo island • Capital • Indonesia • Jakarta • Kalimantan