Tanjung Pandan

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Tanjung Pandan
City
Other transcription(s)
 • Chinese 丹绒香兰
 • Jawi تنجوڠ ڤندن
Downtown Tanjung Pandan
Downtown Tanjung Pandan
Tanjung Pandan is located in Indonesia
Tanjung Pandan
Tanjung Pandan
Coordinates: 2°45′S 107°45′E / 2.750°S 107.750°E / -2.750; 107.750Coordinates: 2°45′S 107°45′E / 2.750°S 107.750°E / -2.750; 107.750
Country Indonesia
Province Bangka–Belitung Islands
Regency Belitung
Population (2010)
 • Total 86,031
Time zone WIB (UTC+7)
Kode Pos
  • 33451
  • 33411

Tanjung Pandan (Chinese: 丹绒香兰; pinyin: Dān róng xiāng lán, Jawi: تنجوڠ ڤندن ), is the largest town on the island Belitung in the Indonesian province of Bangka-Belitung, Indonesia. Tanjung Pandan is the capital of the Belitung Regency comprising one of the five districts (kecamatan).

Demographics[edit]

The majority of the people in Tanjung Pandan are Hakka Chinese and Malay. The religions of the Malays are Moslem and the Chinese are Moslem, Buddhism, Catholic and Protestant.

Transportation[edit]

It has H.A.S. Hanandjoeddin Airport which serves links to Jakarta, Pangkal Pinang and Palembang ( via Pangkal Pinang ).

As of June 2011, the port has 6 shipping terminals:

  • International Terminal
  • Dry Bulk Terminal
  • Liquid Bulk Terminal
  • Roll-on Roll-off Ship Terminal, including Cargo Ship
  • Domestic Terminal
  • Container Terminal

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