What is the capital of East Java?
What is the capital city of Indonesia?
What language is spoken in Java?
Javanese language, member of the Western, or Indonesian, branch of the Austronesian (Malayo-Polynesian) language family, spoken as a native language by more than 68 million persons living primarily on the island of Java.
Is Java overpopulated?
Crushing Rise in Population
Java’s population growth in a single year—about two million —is roughly double the number of settlers who have moved from the island in the last 50 years. The Government recognizes that the resettlement efforts are at best only a palliative for the problem of overpopulation.
Why is Jakarta sinking?
Like many coastal cities around the world, Jakarta is dealing with sea-level rise. But Indonesia’s biggest city also has a unique problem: Because of restricted water access in the city, the majority of its residents have to extract groundwater to survive. And it’s causing the city to sink.
What is the name of the new Indonesian capital?
Which is the capital city of Singapore?
Singapore became the regional capital in 1836. Prior to Raffles’ arrival, there were only about a thousand people living on the island, mostly indigenous Malays along with a handful of Chinese.