Indonesia welcomes a new US Ambassador, His Excellency Sung Y Kim.
Now! Jakarta’s Alistair Speirs was delighted to meet up with the newly installed Ambassador from Italy HE Benedetto Latteri
The New Zealand Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. Jonathan Austin told Alistair Speirs about recent developments in the the country: their fight against the pandemic, lessons to be learned, and future plans.
NOW! Jakarta’s Alistair Speirs asked Ambassador of Sweden to Indonesia, HE Marina Berg to cast some light on the much publicised “different approach” to dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic.
German Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. Peter Schoof, shares many points on how bilateral relationships between the two countries remain strong despite less than ideal circumstances.
Alistair Speirs met H.E. Olivier Chambard, French Ambassador to Indonesia and Timor Leste, a graduate of the National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilizations, online to discuss bilateral relationships during these times
Switzerland’s Ambassador to Indonesia went online with Alistair Speirs for an exclusive video interview discussing lessons learned by the Swiss from Covid-19, overcoming the challenge and other things.
The UK holds nothing back in aiding the global struggle against the pandemic, while helping Indonesia directly at the same time. Owen Jenkins shared details with NOW! Jakarta.
NOW! Jakarta sat down with H.E. Ishii Masafumi, Japanese Ambassador to Indonesia before the outbreak and talked bilateral happenings and how the two countries continue to develop strong ties.
Just at the onset of the outbreak, NOW! Jakarta spoke to Lambert Grijns, Ambassador of The Netherlands to Indonesia, on the recent royal visit and what the future holds for bilateral relationship.
Mrs. Janka Beckova, spouse of Ambassador of Slovak Republic, shares some interesting things she likes to do at home as part of the new stay-at-home regulation.
Many thanks to H.E. Beata Stoczyñska for a fruitful conversation with NOW! Jakarta. Read through to see what we talked about.
Chef Matthias of Raffles Jakarta was in charge of Kendall-Jackson Wine Pairing Dinner with VVIP guests such as Rina Ciputra, Italian Ambassador HE Vittorio Sandali, Colombian Ambassador HE José Renato Salazar took part.
From Korean Wave to Golfing, read through our friendly chat with Korean Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. Kim Chang-beom.
HMA Owen Jenkins, UK Ambassador to Indonesia shares the impact of Brexit to UK-Indonesia relations. In short, he believes that Brexit will only result in positive impacts. Read through to see more details.
NOW! Jakarta met H.E. Vincent Piket, EU Ambassador to Indonesia and Brunei Darussalam in an exclusive interview.
We all have our own wishes, hopes and dreams in this new year. So do our colleagues. Read the wishes of ambassadors, hotels' general managers, school principals and many others here!
The newly arrived Ambassador from the Kingdom of The Netherlands and his charming wife welcomed NOW! Jakarta publisher Alistair Speirs to their residence for a friendly discussion.
NOW! Jakarta held its annual grand party on 9 December 2019 at Crowne Plaza Jakarta. Special guests includes the ambassadors of Sweden and Peru, H.E. Marina Berg and H.E. Julio Cárdenas respectively.
The Thai Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. Songphol Sukchan, host a beautiful event complete with dance performances and traditional and modern Thai cuisines
NOW! Jakarta has a close relationship with the international communities, up to the level of the foreign ambassadors. Here are the main point of our conversations with them.
Officially opened by the Australian Ambassador to Indonesia H.E. Gary Quinlan on 13 November, Two Nations a Friendship is Born exhibition showcased important stories of Australia’s presence in the stage of Indonesian history.
Moazzam Malik ended his tenure as UK Ambassador to Indonesia, ASEAN and Timor Leste in July 2019 and now H. E. Owen Jenkins replaced him. NOW! Jakarta welcomes him and wish him all the best for the next five years.
Read through NOW! Jakarta's conversation with H. E. Vegard Kaale, Norwegian Ambassador to Indonesia who shares what’s on his busy agenda and highlights main points of cooperation between the two countries.
Swedish Ambassador to Indonesia, Marina Berg tells NOW! Jakarta about the Swedish ways and how it led to strong diplomatic ties between Sweden and Indonesia.
Finnish Ambassador to Indonesia H.E. Jari Sinkari tells NOW! Jakarta about Finland and Indonesia’s friendship and other positive cooperations between the two countries.
The Ambassador of Denmark to Indonesia H. E. Rasmus Abildgaard Kristensen shares Nordic value and principles in cultivating strong bilateral ties with Indonesia.
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.
Read through our conversation with German Ambassador to Indonesia H.E. Peter Schoof and find some interesting facts about him!
As the ambassador for Garmin Indonesia, Agus Prayogo hopes to extend the influence of running as a sport which could motivate people to have a healthy lifestyle and improve one's endurance in life.
Italian Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. Vittorio Sandalli spoke to NOW! Jakarta about the importance of cultural exchanges, the increasing interest of Italian businesses and an exhibition for even brighter diplomatic ties.
NOW! Jakarta sat down with Ambassador Helene Steinhäusl and discuss the solid bond between Austria and Indonesia as well as future hopes for Indonesia.
NOW! Jakarta welcomed H.E. Kurt Kunz, Swiss Ambassador to Indonesia, and discussed Indonesia’s prospect as ‘a market for the future’, the new SwissCham and sustainable tourism development.
Canadian Ambassador H.E. Peter MacArthur talks to NOW! Jakarta about Canada’s impactful policies in Indonesia, blue economy and hopes for the upcoming presidential term.
H.E. Joseph R. Donovan Jr., US Ambassador to Indonesia speaks about Indonesian recent election, tourism, and overall relationship between Indonesia and the United States of America
The USA National Day was celebrated at the residence of H.E. Joseph R. Donovan Jr., US Ambassador to Indonesia on 4 July.
NOW! Jakarta sat down with Olivia Leslie, Ambassador of Ireland to Indonesia, as she shared her experience in Indonesia so far and other critical issues, including Ireland’s involvement in sustainability and cultural preservation in Indonesia.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to the British Ambassador to Indonesia, Moazzam Malik, about the two country’s close relationship and hopes for the new government.
“Indonesia Through Different Lenses” is a collection of stories written by 18 people from 16 countries, including 14 ambassadors who are on duty in Indonesia.
In an exclusive interview, NOW! Jakarta spoke to Rachel Malik about her role as spouse of the British Ambassador to Indonesia as well as communities that have become part of her life in Indonesia.
The international gastronomic society Chaîne des Rôtisseurs held an elegant garden dinner at the residence of the Ambassador of the Czech Republic to Indonesia, H.E. Ivan Hotek
The ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Indonesia, H.E Rob Swartbol and Mrs. Jacqueline Swartbol-Wouters, hosted members of city’s diplomatic community, corporate and media friends to celebrate King’s Day.
Indonesia and the Netherlands have been established agreements in several fields including cyber security and water management. And We spoke to Ambassador H.E Rob Swartbol about the development of this connection.
Ambassador Quinlan spoke to NOW! Jakarta about the various areas of cooperation between the two countries that is now stronger than ever.
Uniquely designed to transcend generations of style, Danish Designs fit both contemporary and classic environments.
Norway’s deep commitment to environmental issues has helped bolster Indonesia’s participation in programmes concerning sustainability.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to the Danish Ambassador to talk about Indonesia and Denmark bilateral agreements on environmental issues and many more.
H.E. Marina Berg speaks to us about ways in which Sweden can help Indonesia achieve its targets with regard to energy efficiency and effective transportation.
The Finnish Ambassador, who recently arrived in Jakarta, tells Ranjit Jose he hopes to continue the momentum between Finland and Indonesia.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to the Ambassador about the special relationship between Indonesia and South Korea and the gains this relationship has seen in recent years.
The Ambassador hopes to strengthen relations between countries and individuals in the 60th year of Japanese and Indonesian diplomatic cooperation.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to Ambassador of Ireland, H.E. Kyle O’Sullivan ahead of the end of his appointment in Indonesia.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to U.S. Ambassador to Indonesia, H.E. Joseph R. Donovan Jr. about this relationship and the opportunities for fostering this connection.
Ambassador Gurbuz discuss how the cultural connections between Turkey and Indonesia can help educate a world increasingly hostile to the faith.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to the Ambassador of Italy, H.E. Vittorio Sandalli on the growing relationship between the Indonesia and Italy.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to H.E. Rob Swartbol about this long relationship and the many opportunities for bilateral cooperation that can be realised.
NOW! Jakarta publisher Alistair Speirs directly spoke to H.E. Patrick Herman about these programmes and about his time as Ambassador to Indonesia.
The Jakarta Foreign Correspondents Club, JFCC, organised a Brazilian-themed night in September at the Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta. Among the 100 attendees were the Brazilian and Indian Ambassadors to Indonesia.
Did you know that the current Italian Ambassador to Indonesia, H. E. Vittorio Sandalli, served in the Italian Air Force? Read through NOW! Jakarta's conversation with him.
Often dubbed the ambassador of Turkish cuisine in Indonesia, Chef Sezai Zorlu shares his favourite Turkish dish Kagit Kebabi.