Blooming Day Pop-Up Market

Saya Cinta Indonesia is a community formed to support and uplift Indonesian micro and small businesses to cement their names in our ever-growing economy. Now they are coming up with another initiative, a pop-up market to introduce and promote the rising businesses to a new demographic.  Blooming Day Pop-Up Market proudly offers various range of

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Jagad Gallery Expands

After its triumph in Bali, Jagad Gallery is now opening a new branch in Jakarta at Wisma Geha, Lt. 2, Jl. Timor 25, Menteng.  Officially inaugurated on Saturday, 28th January 2023 by a senior architect and founder of Endramukti Design, Hidajat Wardhana Endramukti. Jagad Galerry is kicking off this new chapter by exhibiting the works

ARCH:ID (The 3rd Indonesia Architecture Exhibition & Conference)

ARCH:ID (The 3rd Indonesia Architecture Exhibition & Conference) is The Most Awaited Architecture Trade Event in Indonesia! Ikatan Arsitek Indonesia (Indonesian Institute of Architects) and PT CIS Exhibition, will be holding The 3rd Indonesia Architecture Exhibition & Conference (ARCH:ID) on March, 16-19 2023 at Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE), BSD City in Tangerang, Indonesia, with the

Ondel-Ondel Bazaar

Ondel-Ondel Bazaar at Pondok Indah Golf Apartment

Launching for the first time ever, the Ondel-Ondel Bazaar has a bold and gracious intention to revive local and small businesses focusing on Indonesia and Jakarta’s art and culture. COVID-19 restrictions and repercussions still hit fresh on our economy, small and micro businesses especially aren’t immune to the devastating blow caused by the confining health

Projections for Indonesian Tourism in the Political Year Ahead

2023 should be a year full of optimism, with the economic shortfalls of the pandemic finally waning. However, this optimism was dampened by the projections of a few international institutions noting the risk of a global recession this year, as well as the turbulence of Indonesia’s political year ahead of the 2025 general election. But

Spread Across The World: The Indonesian Diaspora in Four Countries

South Africa, Sri Lanka, Suriname, New Caledonia are home to some of the oldest overseas Indonesian/Malay communities. This talk introduces the societies of South African Cape Malays and Sri Lankan Malays who were sent by the Dutch as slaves, soldiers and banished princes in 1650s. Then there are more recent communities in Suriname and in


The New Face of Taman Mini Indonesia Indah

The revitalisation of Taman Mini Indonesia Indah which began in January 2022 has been completed, restoring its identity as a main tourism attraction for Jakarta. Its new developments presents a more fresh, comfortable and environmentally-friendly space for visitors to explore and experience. Taman Mini Indonesia Indah (TMII), found in East Jakarta, was built based on

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Aryanusa Ballroom: A New Luxury Ballroom in the Heart of Jakarta

Prominently situated adjacent to Jakarta’s most famous landmark, Monas, in the centre of Freedom Square, Menara Danareksa nestles in the heart of the capital and is located on Jalan Medan Merdeka, one of the most prestigious addresses in the city, surrounded by government buildings and embassies, and some of the city’s most elite business institutions.

Art Jakarta Gardens 2023

Art Jakarta Gardens is an art fair in an open-air setting of Hutan Kota by Plataran, Jakarta. Its inaugural edition in 2022 has been an innovative breakthrough amid the social restriction of the pandemic. Combining the art presentation of outdoor and indoor settings, Art Jakarta Gardens has been a breath of fresh air after a

Indonesian Heritage Society Evening Lecture: The Archaeological Conundrum of Wallacea

The biodiversity of Indonesia was a major inspiration for biological evolution, a field that traces back to Alfred Russel Wallace, best known for the ‘Wallace Line – the line that separates biodiversity across Indonesian Islands. In this evening lecture by Indonesia Heritage Society, David McGahan will talk about Wallacea, a group of mainly Indonesian islands separated by

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The Exhausting Process of Controlling Transportation Emissions

In an effort to support DKI Jakarta’s net zero emission (NZE) target of 2050, the Greenpeace Indonesia research team in collaboration with the Resilience Development Initiative conducted research whose results were launched at the Jakarta Future Mobility event, on 14 December 2022 at the Goethe-Institut Indonesien. NOW! Jakarta has long been preaching about this subject

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Pullman Jakarta Indonesia Welcomes New General Manager David Daguise

The magnificent Pullman Jakarta Indonesia proudly announced the appointment of David Daguise as General Manager of the five-star hotel. An experienced French hotelier with over 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry, he’s worked at respected international hotel brands and groups across the globe and has several hotel openings under his belt. With an

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