Daily Archives: 2007-03-18

Singapore accused of land grab as islands disappear by boatload

Excerpts from The Times Indonesia has banned the export of sand and imposed strict controls on shipments of gravel, after fears that its islands were being loaded on to ships and carried away to Singapore. In its thirst for building materials and landfill to reclaim new territory from the sea, Indonesians allege, Singapore has been stealing the land beneath their …

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