AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Balikpapan

Administration
Full nameBalikpapan
Official nameBalikpapan
CountryIndonesia
ProvinceEast Kalimantan
Government
MayorImdaad Hamid
Geography
Total Area194.33 sq mi (503.3 km2)
Elevation0 ft (0 m)
Demography
Total Population469884 (2005)

     Home | City | Balikpapan





Balikpapan is a seaport city on the eastern coast of the island of Borneo, Indonesia, in the East Kalimantan province, a resource-rich region well known for its timber, mining, and petroleum export products. Two harbors, Semayang and Kariangau (a ferry harbour), and the Sepinggan International Airport are the main transportation ports to the city. The city has a population of 469,884, making it the second-largest city in East Kalimantan, after the capital Samarinda.


Warning: simplexml_load_file(http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Balikpapan?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10) [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/api/videos/-/Balikpapan?orderby=viewCount&max-results=10" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260