Riau Islands See Increase in Foreign Tourists

Riau Islands, Indonesia

  • published: 03 Jan 2014
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The island of Batam, that lies within a executive core organisation of islands (the Riau Archipelago), contains a infancy of a province’s population. Since apropos partial of a Special Economic Zone with Singapore in 2006, it has gifted high race expansion rates. Other rarely populated islands in a Riau Archipelago embody Bintan and Karimun, while a archipelago also includes islands such as Bulan and Kundur. There are around 3,200 islands in a province, that has a collateral during Tanjung Pinang in a south of Bintan Island. The range includes a Lingga Islands to a south of a categorical Riau Archipelago, while to a northeast lies a Tudjuh Archipelago, between Borneo and mainland Malaysia; a Tudjuh Archipelago consists of 4 graphic groups — a Anambas Islands, Natuna Islands, Tambelan islands and Badas Islands — that were trustworthy to a new province, yet not geographically partial of a Riau Archipelago. The 2010 census count was 1,685,698,[3] however, a range lists a Mar 2013 race during 1,960,789….

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