North Sumatra 7.2-7.8 SR Earthquake is felt in Medan, Malaysia and Singapore!
Most residents were asleep at the time of the quake at 05.15 am. Residents of nearby coastal arears panicked and rush for higher grounds.
As for Medan, apart from blackouts from power failure, the city should be safe, avoid the coast, beaches near the [...]
[ 07/10/2009 to 11/10/2009. ] Lake Toba Tourism Event : Pesta Danau Toba 2009
In 2008, the government of Sumatera Utara province successfully organized “PESTA DANAU TOBA” event as part of core tourism event in North Sumatra which was also presented by the President of Indonesia Soesilo Bambang Yudhoyono and several cabinet ministers.
Due to its success, the event will be organized [...]
History of The Tjong A Fie Mansion
A prominent home located in the heart of Medan City at Kesawan Square, this beautiful mansion is full of characters and cultures behind its history in Medan. Now, for limited time only, the mansion is opened to visitors for an inside look at the true history of Tjong A [...]
Medan Police Stations Contact Phone Numbers
Here is a list of phone numbers of Police Stations of various districts in Medan:
Kapoltabes Medan Sumatra +6261-4520794
Waka Kapoltabes Medan Sumatra +6261-4521607
Kapolsekta Medan Area +6261-4556732
Kapolsekta Medan Kota +6261-7366770
Kapolsekta Medan Timur +6261-4534856
Kapolsekta Medan Barat +6261-6614776
Kapolsekta Medan Baru +6261-4523141
Tim Pemburu Preman +628137667983
The Beauty of Medan Portrait
The art of photography capturing the beauty of Medan through the eys of the photographer in these 2 very well take photos of Mesjid Raya, the Grand Mosque of Medan which has somehow become one of the icon of Medan.
photo by Manolinlao
photo by Cak Noor
For more pictures of Medan see the [...]
Medan Population is estimated to be about 5 million with just over 2 million of residents.
Here are some detail statistics of the population of Medan that has the right to vote in the election in April 2009. The data is broken down to specific areas of Medan Area.
Total number of registered voters in Medan for [...]
New Airport Lounge Opens at Domestic Terminal of Polonia Airport Medan
JW Sky Executive Lounge has open a new airport lounge in the “new” domestic terminal for domestic departure at Polonia International Airport Medan. This is the first airport lounge to open since the domestic terminal caught fire last year.
Finally, domestic travelers can now enjoy airport [...]
The Largest Electronic Store Opens in Medan
Asia Jaya Electronics, a well established electronic store has opened a Super Store in Medan Jl. S. Parman No. 270. It has 4 stories of retail space. Currently opened 2 stories filled with electronics such as Televisions, Refrigerators, Sound System and many more.
Their main store is at Jl. Asia [...]
Want to know more about Medan North Sumatra?
The cultures, the ethnic diversity, the “anak medan or orang medan“; the Plaza of Medan & the places to shop; the hotels in Medan, places of interests in Medan and historical buildings in Medan?
Of course that is our aim at MedanKu.com, to provide all these details for you [...]
Ever thought of Kayaking in Lake Toba?
I received this special interesting Breaking News Story featured in Straits Time Singapore from our reader Mr. Ronen Skaletzky.
The feature is about the wonderful experience of 10 kayakers comprising Australians, Britons, Germans, Malaysians and a Singaporean – rowing Kayak 139km down Lake Toba for over four days.
Have you ever [...]