Indonesia’s e-commerce and marketplace is currently the backbone of the digital economy and offers inclusive solutions for many people to survive in business amid the pandemic.
Alistair Speirs, Publisher of Now! Jakarta brings you an interview with a very well-known person in the waste management and recycling business, Bijaksana Junerosano (Sano), and he is going to bring us up to date with Indonesia.
Indonesia has seen the decline to the homegrown economy as a report of the third quarter of 2020 found a possibility of a recession but the Archipelago nation saw improvement in export.
Since March, all manner of organizations have been challenged to work out how to sustain their core businesses while under great immediate transformational distress.
Dare to build non-mainstream social business, two-young professionals apply innovative ways to create sustainable tourism in the new age.
NOW! Jakarta asked four of the very top chefs, restaurant owners and managers to speak at a special webinar to look at the challenges facing the food and beverage business in Jakarta.
EKONID represents the bilateral business interests of Indonesian and German member companies and institutions, further providing a platform for international knowledge transfer.
An association of Swiss and Indonesian business players aiming to enhance trade, investment, and relationships between Switzerland and Indonesia.
Head of SBH, Wolfgang Schanzenbach, talks to NOW! Jakarta about the solid footprints of Swiss businesses in Indonesia and what we can potentially learn from the current pandemic.
The Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy urges Indonesian culinary businesses to adopt technology for a more sustainable and resilient industry.
Through the brand Sejauh Mata Memandang, Chitra Subyakto introduces slow fashion in the increasingly tempestuous fashion industry, which many people are starting to forget because they are lulled by something fast paced.
Jakarta may look forward to going back to stricter social restriction to isolate the transmission of the Covid-19 but businesses must also need protection to avoid further impact.
Operating on the philosophy of connecting people, ideas, concepts and actions, the IFCCI thrives as it brings Indonesia and France that much closer through business.
In the middle of the proliferation of coffee shop businesses that offer perfect cups of coffee and comfortable ambiances, Jakarta still leaves old and modest coffee grinding stalls with their interesting stories.
To restore tourism activities as before, many operators and tourism industry players have started and been preparing to redesign their business when the pandemic ends, including the tourist village activities.
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.
To stay well and safe in times of a pandemic, Indonesians are doing whatever it takes including changing the way they shop.
The purpose of Polish Business Club is networking, learning, business development and promoting business and investment, among other things, and not only between Indonesia and Poland but also other countries.
The American coffee chain Starbucks signed the MoU to extend its business in Papua with two stores opening in the Eastern part of Indonesia.
Not only business and leisure travellers actively chasing the life-work balance in a splendid hotel like Mercure Jakarta Batavia, family and children now have more reasons to stay at the lovely urban hotel because of all the perks
In the elite neighbourhood of Jalan Gatot Subroto, Crowne Plaza Jakarta Residence offers easy access to multiple business and lifestyle points of interests, not to mention comfortable and modern living space.
With the goal of assisting the progress of business and trade relationship between Korea and Indonesia, the Korean Chamber of Commerce and Industry Indonesia (KoCham) came into existence.
NOW! Jakarta launched Say Yes to Less, a programme dedicated to address the issue of food and plastic waste and find potential solutions within culinary businesses with excellent waste management policy.
Malaysia Club Jakarta (MCJ) promotes the interests of Malaysian business in Indonesia while strengthening ties between the two communities through partnership.
Led by Executive Director, Vic Halim, the IABC regularly organises networking events and seminars and supports other related events in pursuing its objectives.
The Accademia Italiana della Cucina, with the cooperation of the the Italian Business Association in Indonesia, hosted an exquisite dinner event celebrating the art of the Milanese Aperitivo.
Waste4Change invites you to start taking part in creating a better environment by managing your waste in your house and office.
Here is a quick overview of the seminars and workshops that MVB Indonesia ran in 2019, mostly in partnership with major embassies and chambers of commerce. Thankfully, most of them are oversubscribed!
If you’re interested in the world of coffee shops, it’s important to understand what you’ll need to open your own coffee shop. Your checklist is going to be long, but every step is crucial to your success.
Prominent businesswoman Marisa Tumbuan created Irresistible Bazaar, a unique market place specifying authentic pre-loved branded bags and fashion apparels.
Since its official start of operation in March, the Jakarta Metro Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) has significantly contributed to local businesses around the stations.
MVB Indonesia in collaboration with The Embassy of Sweden Jakarta and Business Sweden held a seminar focusing on Smart Cities on 1 and 2 October in Raffles Hotel Jakarta.
Located in the heart of the business center in Jakarta, the culinary concept of Toepak Bar & Dine matches perfectly with the vibe its aiming to project—casual, relaxed and chilled.
Located next to Pantai Indak Kapuk (PIK) Avenue, Swissôtel provides business travellers a pleasant staying experience in a strategic location in North Jakarta.
General Manager Brendon Meppem talks to NOW! Jakarta about why Holiday Inn & Suites Jakarta Gajah Mada is the perfect base for those looking to explore West Jakarta and business travellers alike.
Most Valued Business (MVB) Indonesia held a seminar on sustainable tourism at Raffles Jakarta on 19 September 2019.
RIVA Grill Bar & Terrace, Wyndham Casablanca hosted SKAL dinner on 4 October 2019.
Honorary Secretary of BritCham, Nick Holder, unveiled the results of the 7th Joint European Chambers Business Confidence Index 2019 (BCI).
Jakarta has seen an increase in non-waste businesses offering packaging free shopping in the recent years. Saruga, The Bulkstore & Co. and Naked Inc. are some of the pioneers behind this urban zero waste lifestyle.
NOW! Jakarta sat down with Marco Noto la Diega, Chairman of Italian Business Association in Indonesia (IBAI).
Towering 31 stories above the central business district of Jakarta’s famed Golden Triangle, Fraser Place Setiabudi Jakarta is the third property in Jakarta by the award-winning global company, Fraser Hospitality.
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.
As the global fashion industry receives more criticism in the last few years, more and more Indonesian companies within the supply chain are transforming their business models to reduce overall environmental impacts
In 2017, the government of Indonesia released Indonesian President Regulation No.97/2017 (Jakstranas) detailing a roadmap towards Indonesia Clean-from-Waste 2025. How are we doing?
The culinary business needs to redefine their waste policy, especially since the sector is a prime contributor of waste. The Say Yes to Less campaign invites all related stakeholders to take action now.
Indonesia’s leading company in lifestyle and hospitality industry, ISMAYA Group, expanded its business to open authentic Italian restaurant Osteria GIA.
Most valued Business (MVB) Indonesia invites all to start being more responsible in choosing fashion items and fashion companies that put ethics and sustainability above anything else.
BiSEA (Britain in South East Asia) is a collective of Chambers and business groups representing eight of the ten ASEAN nations co-founded by Britcham Indonesia.
Indonesia's steady economic growth invites expatriate workers from all over the world to work and live in Indonesia.
The following is the story of Andrzej Jakubowski, Chairman of the Polish Business Club in Jakarta, on how he and his supporters aided Lombok.
Malaysian Club in Jakarta promotes the interests of Malaysian business and strengthen the links between Malaysian residents in Indonesia and Malaysian diplomats.
SKAL members gathered to enjoy Iftar dinner at Bruschetta Italian Restaurant, Hotel Borobudur Jakarta, where a wide range of F&B choices was served. The evening’s theme of discussion was Doing Business Amongst Friends.
BritCham’s Professional Women’s Group held a special event just for women entitled “The Power of Storytelling” – for your brand and business.
Waste4Change provides services that will help your business to invest in waste management and be responsible for your waste through sorting and recycling.
Experience the luxurious comfort and convenience of a serviced apartment in Jakarta’s Golden Business Triangle, right the heart of Central Business District in Kuningan area and close with Embassies.
This year Most Valued Business’s (MVB) 2019 mission is to actively engage and create more initiatives with its Knowledge Partners to increase their sustainable stewardship practices.
Since 2017, startup company Warung Pintar has helped modernise traditional kiosk businesses adapt to more modern methods of commerce.
Luminor Hotel is the second brand of the Waringin Hospitality Hotel Group with the concept of a 4-star Boutique Hotel that fits your business and vacation.
On 26 March, Most Valued Business (MVB) Indonesia together with SGS Indonesia hosted the first of MVB’s Sustainability Seminar Series 2019.
Fraser Residence Menteng, Jakarta adds 128 Gold-standard serviced apartments in the capital’s business and diplomatic centre.
With a board made up of influential businessmen in Indonesia, Indonesia Indah Foundation (IIF) hopes to be able to make some real change.
Now, more consumers are telling companies that they want to buy sustainable products from businesses that take a stand for the environment.
The new credit card is aimed at those who travel for both leisure and business, by providing a variety of benefits in AccorHotels network worldwide.
Like all business cycles, there are boom times and bust in the real estate market. How is the market doing in Jakarta?
The discussion addressed topics from his life after being nominated for VP to his views on issues related to foreign investors and business in Indonesia.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to Director-General of The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, Kin-wai Law about bilateral business between two countries.
Combined, the First and Business Lounges will offer seating for more than 800 customers.
The IABC is regarded as the key bilateral business council and works very closely with the Indonesian Government and the Australian Embassy in Jakarta.
At French Institute in Indonesia, speakers from NGOs, the media, and business shared their thoughts on the issue to achieve Sustainable Development Goal by 2030
The conference will take place on 13th of December 2018 in Raffles Jakarta.
This special unit was formed to promote mediation as an effective approach to conflict resolution in conflicts over land and natural resource management.
If you plan to have a business meeting in Bandung, consider Crowne Plaza Bandung which offers facilities that ideal for corporate events and conventions.
Business Sweden, the Swedish Trade and Invest Council, works closely with the Embassy and Indonesian partners to help Swedish companies grow in Indonesia.
The Danish-Indonesian Business Chamber is established with the aim to create a strong business network with ties to regional peers.
Jakarta-based clothing label, MOZZO recently launched its latest service ‘Made by Order’ where one’s business attire can be tailored to one’s style.
Kuoni builds relationships with businesses that sell travel, usually travel agencies, tour operators and well-known online travel portals.
EuroCham is the principal business organisation in Indonesia, which promotes European business interests and represents European member companies.
Restaurateurs and diners in Jakarta depend on the ubiquitous men in green, as the culinary business shifts to digital platform.
Indonesia’s leading hotel group, Archipelago International expands its business to the Middle East region, following the success of its business few countries.
Today, a number of Indonesian startups have successfully expanded their business to the international level.
BIRD Hotels&Residences has opened GP Mega Kuningan Hotel, which aims to serve business and leisure guests in the heart of Jakarta.
CELS offers The Business Language Testing Service (BULATS) which helps develop English language skills for business, industry and commerce.
Archipelago International welcomes its fourth establishment, The Alana, in the integrated green to township of Sentul, Bogor, West Java.
Bridging the heart of Singapore with the lush scenery of Indonesia, Riau islands have seen growth in both business and tourism.
What are some ways that business can evolve from standard practice and align themselves with future, viable systems of management?
The American Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia aspires to be the “advocate of choice” for US companies doing business in Indonesia.
By choosing Turkish Airlines Business Class, you can feel special in the skies and travel in comfort as you enjoy the miles you have earned.
Oakwood Premier Cozmo Jakarta offers a special Ramadan business meetings and dining package during the holy month.
We sat down with Marco Noto La Diega, President Director of PT Piaggio Indonesia, to discuss the company’s growing business.
Italian Business Association in Indonesia (IBAI) acts as a point of convergence for the Italian and Indonesian business communities.
Kokiku TV has expanded its business into the restaurant industry with their latest venture, named FEAST by Kokiku, located in Gunawarman.
MVB seven critical values areas work as guidance for companies who want to improve their overall responsibility at their Corporate Values.
Designed in a modern style, Ciputra World Surabaya welcomes discerning travelers, whether on a quest to discover Surabaya’s unique traits or short business trip
While Jakarta has no shortage of networking events on offer each month, Jakarta Business Networkers (JBN) offers its attendees Networking with a Difference.
If you’re looking for a venue to host your team outing, conference, event or meetings in Bali, consider the beachfront destination of Holiday Inn Resort Bali Benoa. This family-friendly and business-savvy hotel has all the services and facilities you will need for professionally prepared event.
JW Marriott Surabaya is conveniently located in the central business district and just minutes from the city’s largest shopping mall
Cigna has reinforced its position as a leading health and life insurer in Indonesia by expanding its business to offer comprehensive global health benefits.
Surabaya once lured mainly business travellers, but it also offers tourist attractions from well-preserved heritage sites to delectable cuisine.
Dila Karinta get some tips for founders to have a higher chance of funding and investment to build startups company.
Taking place at the Dian Ballroom of Raffles Hotel, Most Valued Business (MVB) Indonesia launched its programme for the next year.
To find out just what Italian investors make of the business climate in Jakarta and how they plan to seize the opportunity, NOW! Jakarta sat down with Alessandro Liberatori, the Director of the Italian Trade Agency in Jakarta.
Situated in the heart of Jakarta, residents of Ascott The Residence will have easy access to the Capital’s business district and maximum rest in a comfortable home at the end of the day.
One of Australia’s leading winemakers and an internationally renowned wine show judge, Chris Hatcher knew early on that he wanted to be in the wine business.
Novotel Bandung is a good comfortable option for travellers or business groups wishing to visit Bandung from Jakarta in the near future.
Set in the Radio Dalam neighbourhood of South Jakarta, Dwijaya House of Pakubuwono is the new preferred choice of serviced residences in Jakarta, available for rent, for both business and leisure travellers.
Most Valued Buseiness (MVB) Indonesia Proudly Announces The Following Companies to Qualify as the Most Valued Businesses Indonesia 2016:
Most Valued Business (MVB) Indonesia launched its 2016 programme with two exciting and informative events.