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Education

One of NOW!Jakarta's long-term partners in  education, The Gandhi Memorial Intercontinental School (GMIS), was recently recognised by the magazine, for its commitment to providing education and cultivating responsible citizenship. PGandhi School rincipal A.P. Singh received appreciation from NOW!JAKARTA Publisher, Alistair Speirs. Photo courtesy of Gandhi School/NOW!JAKARTA The sc...

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Education

One of NOW!Jakarta's long-term partners in  education, The Gandhi Memorial Intercontinental School (GMIS), was recently recognised by the magazine, for its commitment to providing education and cultivating responsible citizenship. PGandhi School rincipal A.P. Singh received appreciation from NOW!JAKARTA Publisher, Alistair Speirs. Photo courtesy of Gandhi School/NOW!JAKARTA The sc...

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Explore Jakarta

The most popular Chinese-Indonesian heritage sites in Jakarta are Chinatown in Petak Sembilan, Glodok or Pasar Baru. Chinese migration to Indonesia began in the 17th century, when the East Indies trade partnership (VOC) succeeded in inviting the Chinese from the mainland to immigrate to various islands in Indonesia. Candra Naya was built in 1807 or earlier in the late 18th century, origi...

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Sport

Following the success of the Asian Games 2018, Indonesia received praise from the Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) for its hosting of the third Asian Para Games 2018. Indonesia took fifth place with 37 gold, 47 silver and 51 bronze medals at Asia Para games 2018. Photo courtesy Asian Para Games/Antara/NOW!JAKARTA A beautiful parade of flags of participating countries decorated the...

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Family

When was the last time you went to the post office to mail a handwritten postcard? Members of the Postcrossing project pick up pen and paper almost every day – and make like-minded friends across the globe along the way. Receiving postcards from different places in the world (many of which you probably have never heard of!) can turn your mailbox into a box of surprises — and who wouldn't...

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