How much of Indonesia is polluted? According to the AQLI, as 80 percent of Indonesia’s population of over 250 million is exposed to annual average pollution concentrations above…

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Is Malaysia still under British? The federation became independent from the United Kingdom on 31 August 1957, and joined North Borneo, Sarawak and Singapore to form a new…

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What are the Laos orchestra? The Lao orchestra is defined by two forms, one large and the other small, or Sep Nyai and Sep Noi. The Sep Nyai…

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Why the Philippines is one of the most disaster prone country? The Philippines by virtue of its geographic circumstances is highly prone to natural disasters, such as earthquakes,…

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Where is gold mostly found in the Philippines? Placer and lode gold deposits are found throughout the country, the districts of Baguio and Paracale in Luzon and Masara,…

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How did Islam spread to Singapore? Islam was spread to Southeast Asia around the 14th century by Arab and Indian traders. Though the sultans’ conversion, a Muslim community…

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How much should I budget for a trip to Malaysia? A vacation to Malaysia for one week usually costs around RM2,086 for one person. So, a trip to…

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Do I need a visa for 2 weeks in Thailand? 1. I would like to go to Thailand for vacation for 2 weeks. … Nationals of the United…

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What is the most important fish in the Philippines? The large pelagic fishes consist of tunas and tuna-like species, such as billfish, swordfish and marlin. The tuna fisheries…

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How long should you rope skip? To skip rope for a minute working up to 5 minutes (at least). Skipping properly uses big and small muscles, and improves…

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