Indonesia is the common and official name to refer to the Republic of Indonesia or Indonesian archipelago; however, other names, such as Nusantara and East Indies are also known.
What is the nickname of Indonesia?
That is why Indonesia is called as the emerald of the equator.
Is Borneo a part of Indonesia?
Covering an area of roughly 287,000 square miles, Borneo is the third-largest island in the world. It is divided into four political regions: Kalimantan belongs to Indonesia; Sabah and Sarawak are part of Malaysia; a small remaining region comprises the sultanate of Brunei.
Why Indonesia has no surname?
No. See, in Indonesia we don’t have strict naming convention. It means that parents can choose to give surname to their children. It is all depends on the parents really.
What is Singapore’s nickname?
The Garden City. The Asian Tiger. The “Fine” City. All venerable nicknames, but the longtime favorite is the Little Red Dot.