NOW! JAKARTA | Life in the Capital

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Few who know the history of the “KotaTua” saga were surprised by the rejection of UNESCO to declare Jakarta’s old city (plus four islands in Pulau Seribu) a World Heritage Site. The qualifications for acceptance into this elite category are very strict and very clear, and to even the least technically minded people (myself included) culturally it was obvious that KotaTua could not qualify, espe...

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