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Sport

Are you interested in playing golf? Would you like to play regularly with a group that plays seriously but has a lot of fun at the same time? Did you know that a group of expat gentlemen known as “SMoG” have been playing golf most Saturdays since the year 2000? We believe we are the longest continually running Saturday morning expat golf group in Jakarta. We are proud of our history and we want...

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Education

The Global Jaya School recently celebrated its annual Book Week with the theme “Escape to Everywhere”.  Students participated on Book Week. Photo courtesy of Global Jaya School/NOW!JAKARTA In the weeks leading up to Book Week, students participated in the following competitions: Extreme Reading, Letter to the Author, Picture Collage, Colouring and Complete a Picture and Book-in-Ja...

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Explore Jakarta

Meraki is a Greek word that means to do something with soul, creativity or love, leaving something of yourself in what you are doing. The three Jakarta craftswomen, Lita Jonathans, Wiwik Winarni, and Wien Wardana, chose the name Meraki Sisterhood for themselves, because it expresses the heart of their mission: to generate public interest in Jakarta’s 39 public museums while creating public spac...

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Sport

Are you interested in playing golf? Would you like to play regularly with a group that plays seriously but has a lot of fun at the same time? Did you know that a group of expat gentlemen known as “SMoG” have been playing golf most Saturdays since the year 2000? We believe we are the longest continually running Saturday morning expat golf group in Jakarta. We are proud of our history and we want...

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Family

February is here and romance is in the air. For many people - though not every one would agree - the warm glow and pleasant smell produced by scented candles set the mood for romance.  Photo courtesy of Kaminari/NOW!JAKARTA In the rather crowded market of Indonesian perfumed candles, which is filled by imported and locally-made ones, Kaminari’s handmade botanical candles stand out...

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