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10 radio stations in Batam banned for jeopardizing flight safety

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    The Jakarta Post

Batam | Tue, September 20 2011 | 08:22 am

The Communications and Information Ministry, through the Batam office of the Satellite Orbit and Radio Frequency Monitoring Agency (Balmon), has banned 10 licensed private radio stations in Batam, Riau Islands, for impacting on flight safety at Changi Airport in Singapore and Hang Nadim Airport in Batam.

Two-hundred people have subsequently lost their jobs.

Agency head Muhammad Sopi...