UKKU Small Business For A Better Future

UKKU is a collaborative program between the managers and members of MVB Indonesia 2016 which provides underprivileged women with a stock of products to start a small retail business. This enables them to become independent businesspeople and provide for their families. In cooperation with Yayasan Biji Sesawi, a local foundation dedicated to helping and training

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The Future of Business Worldwide

In continuation of its mission to promote responsible and sustainable business, on 2 September 2016 Most Valued Business (MVB) Indonesia launched its programme for the next year. Taking place at the Dian Ballroom of Raffles Hotel, the event attracted the participation of major businesses believing in the importance of best possible business practices, safety and

Connecting Hong Kong and ASEAN

Located at the south-eastern tip of China and in the heart of rapidly developing East Asia, Hong Kong is a world-class financial, trading and business centre and, indeed, a great world city. Hong Kong became a Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China on July 1, 1997, after a century and a half

Two Airlines, One Seamless Travel Experience

Dragonair has been rebranded as Cathay Dragon, bringing the award-winning airline closer to Cathay Pacific, which will provide a more seamless travel experience for all, particularly those travelling from Indonesia to China. The rebranding of Cathay Pacific’s sister airline Dragonair encompasses more than a new name and look. It will introduce both airlines to a

Jakarta Gubernatorial Election Goes Into Second Round

The widely anticipated Jakarta Gubernatorial Election 2017 was successfully conducted on February 15. Election Day, that took place simultaneously in seven provinces, proceeded safely and without any disruptions. However, the quest to find the next leader for Indonesia’s Capital is not finished yet as the Jakarta Gubernatorial Election is heading for a second round between

Triumph Opens New Showroom in Kemang

The quest for speed never slows down. In the world of motorcycles, no other bike-maker has been as influential as Triumph Motorcycles. The largest British motorcycle manufacturer established in 1984, Triumph has also made its way to Indonesia. To appreciate the enthusiasm of Triumph’s loyal fans, brand holder PT Garda Andalan Selaran (GAS) recently opened

MVB Appreciation Ceremony and Gala Dinner

It was a unique and memorable evening for the 18 companies that were recognised as The World’s Most Valued Businesses in Indonesia for 2016. Each member received a unique MVB trophy that was personally presented by the CEO of MVB International, Mr. Eamonn Sadler. The Appreciation Ceremony was much enjoyed by the Senior Executives and

Most Valued Businesses Celebrate Sustainability in Indonesia

Most Valued Business (MVB) Indonesia launched its 2016 programme with two exciting and informative events: a two-day International Seminar and an Appreciation Ceremony and Gala Dinner at the end of the second day (21 and 22 April 2016) at Le Meridien Hotel Jakarta. The two-day International Seminar successfully captured the imagination of its participants through

Discovering New Zealand’s Larder

New Zealand Food Connection returned this year to strengthen and celebrate the harmonious trade relationship between New Zealand and Indonesia. The trade show gave Indonesia’s top food and beverage professionals the opportunity to taste and learn more about NZ’s finest food and wines, as well as to meet directly with the industry’s key players. Taking

World Class Bartending at The View, Fairmont Jakarta

Jakarta’s best bartenders were out in force for the city finals of the World Class Competition. The View’s high impact bar at Fairmont Jakarta was the venue for the competition which saw each bartender present two different creations featuring Diageo reserve brands. The two challenges for this year were entitled “Mindful Drinking,” which called for

New Babies at Bali Safari

The Bali Safari and Marine Park is proud to welcome three new members to its happy animal kingdom family. Say hello to Singo, Pembe and Maji! The three healthy, newborn wild babies being lovingly cared for by the team of professional animal keepers at the Park are a white African rhinoceros, a giraffe and a

At the TABLE. Food and Family around the World

Omar Niode Foundation recently launched their latest book, At the Table. Food and Family around the World. The 342-page book has been curated by Ken Albala, renowned food blogger, author and editor who has previously written thirteen books about the dynamics of the culinary world. The book is a collection of stories written by various

Experience Moments of Clarity

Essilor Indonesia presented Crizal CinemaJam 2016: Experience Moments of Clarity, that was held on May 21 at Epiwalk Kuningan. Crizal CinemaJam is the biggest annual fair from Essilor Indonesia, aimed to introduce Essilor Lenses that are complemented with Crizal coating. Crizal CinemaJam 2016 was started with 5K run together with total prize of IDR 30

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