The British School Jakarta (BSJ) has been awarded Gold Greenship Certification by Green Building Council Indonesia (GBCI) in a certificate handover ceremony held in the school area in Bintaro, South Tangerang. This occasion marked
February is such a wonderfully festive time in the city as Chinese New Year and Valentine’s Day fall close together, which sounds like a magnificent way to kickstart this month.
For realistic and sensible answers on the questions on health insurance and how the industry is coping with Covid, Now! Jakarta turned to Peter Phelan, President Director of International Services Pacific Cross.
The Indonesian government has made the final decision to cut the annual collective leave this December to control potential crowding that could significantly generate new transmissions of Covid-19.
Home to a handful of volcanoes along the pacific ring of fire, West Java is also commonly referred to as Panghegar. It showcases a collection of natural wonders that’s just a few hours drive from Jakarta.
Since the Convention on Children’s Rights was ratified, Indonesia’s progress has been significant but if we are honest, uneven.
The impact of Covid-19 has significantly changed our approach to travel – and at the same time gave us the opportunity to rediscover our own countries.
The Significant surge of Indonesia’s Covid-19 case during August led to the decision to impose another large-scale social restriction in Jakarta as hospitals in the capital city are in the threshold of its maximum capacity.
NOW! Jakarta Publisher Alistair Speirs has pondering words regarding applying 11 fundamental rules of self-improvement into cities, specifically Jakarta.
After closing due to the pandemic, IFI is looking forward to welcoming visitors with a varied range of exciting events, increased sanitation and other social distancing measures in place.
Certified with ALLSAFE label, Accor offers guests with the reassurance of one of the most stringent cleaning standards and operational protocols in the world of hospitality.
As the Covid-19 figure set a significant milestone, scientists are in a rush to make sure that at least 100 million vaccines will be available worldwide by the end of 2020.
Considered having a high standard on safety and health by WITC, Archipelago international guarantees the comfort for the guests who stays at its properties.
Considered having a high standard on safety and health by WITC, Archipelago international guarantees the comfort for the guests who stays at its properties
As a recipient amongst very few hotels in Jakarta of the Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points from TUVR Germany, Hotel Ciputra Jakarta are committed to producing safe, hygienic and quality food and beverages.
Indonesia Australia Business Council (IABC) Treasurer, Peter Fanning, produced a detailed report on significant events and regulations throughout the outbreak, especially those impacting business and legal.
Custom made specifically to be enjoyed from the comfort of your own home, the Raffles To Go delivery service is sure to create an unforgettable Iftar experience for you.
During this Covid-19 crisis, Alistair Speirs believes that there are ten specific things that money can’t buy, no matter how much money you have. Find out those ten things that money can’t but on NOW! Jakarta Podcast Episode 4.
At the age of 88, Indonesian prolific maestro artist Srihadi Soedarsono manifested his mind into a retrospective presentation of landscape painting exhibit Man x Universe at The National Gallery of Indonesia.
As Indonesia’s Covid-19 death toll passes 200, Jakarta is starting to impose large-scale social restrictions as a significant measure for disease mitigation. Learn what you should and shouldn't do during this period here.
The significant increase of plastic food packaging especially in online delivery is behind the story why Ecorasa was created. They offer a holistic solution by creating a plastic food and beverage packaging using Oxium technology,
Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) contribute significantly to the nation's economy. During this tough times, how can they survive? Aakar Abyasa, the Founder of Jouska, shared two alternatives for SMEs enterpreneurs.
It’s about time to enjoy food and art, all at the same time! Enjoy painting while eating your foods or taking a sip of your favourite drinks at PASOLA Restaurant & Lounge, The Ritz Carlton, Pacific Place, Jakarta.
Without going anywhere, guest stay at Oakwood Hotel & Resident Surabaya could request in-room spa service to get energized with a certified wellness treatment.
According to a report by Market Research Future, the Asia-Pacific region is set to overtake the US as the world’s largest pre-fabricated building market, with a projected growth rate of almost 6% a year between now and 2023.
Certified as an established member of World Green Building Council, independent organisation, GBC Indonesia has been involved in transforming the building sector to become greener.
In this day and age, almost everything can be explained with science, including love. NOW! Jakarta Managing Editor Refa Koetin talks about love based on scientific findings.
The culinary team at Sari Pacific Jakarta has prepared an array of authentic Chinese cuisine during the Lunar New Year celebration from 24 January to 8 February.
Australia has long been one of the biggest contributors to assisting Indonesia’s development by direct and indirect aid and grants to specific areas of need.
In my humble and completely unqualified opinion, if you are genuinely happy with the way you are, then nothing else matters.
Take a look at how Jakarta transforms into the biggest megalopolis in Southeast Asia through a number of significant moments from 2010 to 2019.
In partnership with Hong Kong-based hospitality group Black Sheep Restaurants, Cathay Pacific introduces its top culinary experience at its economic class cabin.
ACG School Jakarta offers globally recognised qualifications through Cambridge International and International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma curricula.
Cathay Pacific brings back its signature craft beer ‘Betsy’, which is now available on the inclusive cabin to live up passenger’s long-haul flight experience.
Since its official start of operation in March, the Jakarta Metro Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) has significantly contributed to local businesses around the stations.
The airline’s enriched on-board library allows passengers to enjoy a true entertainment experience on every flight.
Chris Bowden spoke to NOW! Jakarta about the Cathay Pacific’s mission and core values that contribute to the development of the world’s travel and tourism industry.
A total of 144 players participated in the German Reunification Cup (GRC) on Friday, 27 September 2019 at Rancamaya Golf and Country Club in Bogor.
Find something interesting to watch at Science Film Festival (22 October - 24 November) presented by Goethe Institut or Festival Sinema Prancis (6 - 10 November) presented by French Institute of Indonesia (IFI)!
Join Sofitel Nusa Dua Beach Resort on magnificent culinary offerings at their signature Cucina Restaurant for a pre-Halloween buffet as well as a Halloween dinner at Kwee Zeen Restaurant.
Robert Schinkel, Brand Ambassador of Dilmah Tea Mixology had the opportunity to visit Jakarta and was pleased to serve his friends and media colleagues at the signature Af t Noon experience at the Papilion Pacific Place Jakarta.
Cultural relations between France and Indonesia have been progressing well for quite some time now. To maintain this intimate bond, Institut Français d’Indonésie (IFI) has appointed Abdramane Kamaté (Abou) as Cultural Attaché.
The capital of East Java province, Surabaya is dubbed The City of Heroes in honour of its founders’ fighting spirit and sacrifices. Here are some interesting facts and tourist destinations around.
On 24 July, Genki Sushi Indonesia reached a significant growth milestone. The restaurant now has 20 outlets in Indonesia thanks to the recent opening at Trans Studio Mall Cibubur.
Another fun SKAL dinner took place this time in Jakarta’s posh Menteng area, specifically at Shanghai Blue 1920.
Jambuluwuk Malioboro Hotel has received the official certification of 5-star hotels from PT. Megah Tritunggal Mulia (MTM)
Water is often called the elixir of life. Even today, sacred bathing spaces, such as Belahan and Jolotundo in East Java are used for purification ceremonies.
It was indeed a night of great joy for all.
The youth convention aims to build a platform for the top student leaders to network with their counterparts towards greater social and political awareness.
Located in Pantai Indah Kapuk, Yun Artified is set to become a centre for art activities, providing exhibition rooms, workshop space, and library.
According to media reports, Indonesian users had moved away from using Twitter. At a recent event, they offered evidence to the contrary.
The hotel is a luxury property occupying all 32 floors of the art-deco inspired building that sits elegantly on the city’s bustling Sukhumvit road.
Amusement parks in Aisa offer one-stop entertainment for families.The klook app simplifies access to these fun filled destinations.
Sari Pacific Jakarta is ready to make your holiday season merrier with a wide range of promotions and fun activities.
There are 42nd Anniversary Room Package and 42 Per cent Discount for Dining, Spanish Temptation at Restoran Fiesta, Lobster Festival, and Cake of the Month.
“The Hennessy Declassified” has arrived in Jakarta which focuses on the production process over the generations and highlight its exquisite flavours.
Tugu Malang located at the very centre of the town, is an astonishing maze of art, culture and hospitality. It is magnificent in its proportions.
On 13 September, the winners of NOW!JAKARTA School Competition 2018 received certificate of achievement and prizes at Oakwood Premier Cozmo Jakarta.
In an effort to reduce its reliance on plastic, Alila Ubud has invested in an initiative to produce its own bottled water using a water purification system.
Chef's Tables will feature menus by The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place’s Executive Chef Sean Macdougall and Henshin’s Sous Chef Sandro Medrano Montero.
One of leading art fairs in Indonesia, ART JAKARTA, is set to return from August 2-5 at the Ritz Carlton Hotel Pacific Place.
BIPA Universitas Indonesia has played a significant role for years in helping non-native speakers of Bahasa Indonesia learn the language and culture at large.
Being obsessed with thin-ideal concept of beauty or with beauty in curves can be profound, as both are at significant health risks, and cuts life expectancy.
MVB seminar brought together expert speakers to explore how companies can really benefit from applying specific expertise to corporate value.
The first Indigenous Celebration brought together communities from around the Pacific and India
Columnist Eamonn Sadler on Artificial Intelligence.
It has been 20 years since the New Order was replaced by a new set of rules. Indonesia has grown significantly, but where do things stand now?
Perched on top of a cliff just near Bali’s southside peninsula, Banyan Tree Ungasan boasts magnificent—if private— views of the Indian Ocean.
While success and entrepreneurship are glorified, there is a side of the success story people don’t really talk about: what it takes when one leaps.
SIS CEO and founder Jaspal Sidhu learned early in his childhood how education was going to have a significant impact in his life.
ACG School Jakarta is a place where strong qualifications and high professionalism to produce an enduring commitment to an enjoyment of learning.
The House of Hermes hosts a month-long pop-up exhibition in the atrium of Pacific Place, Jakarta, featuring hand in hand tradition since its founding in 1837.
On the special Valentine's Day, celebrate it with your significant other with these romantic dinner deals and other attractive offers presented by Jakarta's best hotels.
Just one month old, The Westin Jakarta's Seasonal Tastes is already grabbing the attention of Jakarta food connoisseurs, thanks to its magnificent dining selections and its stunning view.
Rachel House works specifically with young patients from marginalised communities who have been diagnosed with advanced stage cancer or HIV/aids.