Indonesia lost its prized upper middle-income status after only a year, as Southeast Asia’s largest coronavirus outbreak reversed gains in poverty and employment in the region’s largest economy.
Greeneration Foundation is holding The 4th Indonesia Circular Economy Forum (ICEF) from 21to 23 July 2021 virtually via Zoom Webinar and Youtube streaming with the theme Towards Smart & Sustainable Cities Through Circular Economy:
Though reading might seem like simple fun, it can help your body and mind without you even realising what is happening. For those who don’t enjoy reading, you might change your mind after hearing about the benefits.
Death statistics don’t matter at all. They are just figures on a screen or piece of paper. Unless you happen to know one of them. Then they matter more than anything else in the world.
Hilton’s upmarket hotel brand will make its long anticipated appearance in Surabaya in February bringing great city views in the centre of Surabaya.
Some thoughts and advice for parents wondering what to do when the schools in Jakarta open again, contributed by A for Effort Tutoring Center.
To try to make some sense of what happened next we turned to popular search engine Google to help us to recall and reflect on what has been going on in 2020.
Indonesia’s Covid-19 cases have passed 100,000 cases with more than 5,000 casualties as the viral virus turned 53 spots into a red zone. We don’t know what’s about to happen, yet. It still depends on us.
GAIA Hotel & Resorts donates personal protective equipment (PPE) to medical personnel in Bandung and Yogyakarta to support their work in handing the Covid-19.
The World Health Organization warned the international community to learn to live with it as the pathogen has the possibility to reemerge in the future.
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.
The British School Jakarta readily shifted to an online learning programme in the wake of Covid-19. Here are some important points they made in ensuring a smooth transition for all.
Indonesian Alliance of Industrial Product Designers (ADPII) formed the task force or Satgas Covid-19 to contribute to the handling of the virus spread through their expertise and abilities.
NOW! Jakarta spoke to Co-Founder PT Dailite Star Modéliste Golden Epafras to discuss the rational use of PPE and challenges during the Covid-19 crisis.
Executive Chef Edi Pancamala at Swissôtel Jakarta PIK Avenue launch set iftar menus comprising assorted Ta’jil to break the fast, soup, three main courses, four side appetisers or small dishes, one dessert and one beverage.
Let's relate these words from known philosophers, some written over 2000 years ago, to the news that you heard this morning, to the speeches of our current leaders, by the actions we see happening. Enjoy and contemplate.
This is our new special content to accompany you during your stay at home. On this section, we'll provide you with Petty Elliott's cooking recipe from her book "Contemporary Indonesian Food". Let's cook Pepes Ikan!
On 23 March, the central government shipped a total of 165,000 PPE (personal protective equipment) to every province, and President Joko Widodo expects deliveries to be truly monitored.
Anyone who has adventured to Medan won’t be able to deny the fact that they can be crazy about this city’s appetizing food options. The city also still keeps its old-world charm as it offers a portrait of real Indonesian facade.
One of Jakarta’s hippest dining destinations in Jakarta, The MAJ Senayan, is collaborating with Jakarta Culinary Movement to present a 5 Chefs Collaboration fund-raising dinner.
Aesthetics is one of the major principles of Architecture that students and professionals alike have to worship. It concerns beauty or appreciation of beauty. In other words, it is a philosophy behind a pleasing appearance.
Along this year, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara (MACAN) has fantastic exhibitions both from renowned local and global artists.
Shoppers in Jakarta will soon be unable to carry their groceries in single-use plastic bags as the Jakarta administration has issued the regulation to ban it for commercials.
If you're in Bali this month, get involved in the best events in the Island of the Gods such as Candra Metu, Cooking for a Cause and Australia Day in Bali. Don't forget to please yourself with Bali's own Bamboo Blonde and Blow.
"We hope, dream and pray that our lives will be that bit easier or better, but what do we DO to make that happen?" NOW! Jakarta publisher Alistair Speirs invites us all to welcome the new year by really looking inside ourselves.
With a strong root deeply seated in Balinese charming culture, The Tijili brand’s figures itself are reinterpreted in shapes which have similarity to the logotype.
Nishimura at Shangri-La Jakarta offers an authentic Japanese kaiseki experience that stands apart from the common Western culinary culture, where a complete meal is made up of appetiser, main course and dessert.
Please accept our apologies for providing incorrect or incomplete information that appeared in the BRBCA’s story of NOW! Jakarta October issue, due to technical issues, unedited pages went to print.
For a first-rate steak experience with Surabaya’s best selection of dry-aged steaks for yourself, head to Uppercut steakhouse at JW Marriott Hotel Surabaya!
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.
NOW! Jakarta sat down with Paris-born singer Philippe Vazard and Indonesian bassist Damar to hear more about Khayalan and the Master Project, a cross-cultural rock band on a mission to inspire the world through music.
One of Jakarta’s most happening centre of commercial and nightlife hubs, SKYE, lets you savour delightful cuisines paired with some of the best gins in town with their latest programme, Ginstronomy.
A gorgeously green landscape peppered by thought-evoking reliefs in a grand open-air theatre design sets the scene for the new Sunday Brunchcation programme at The Apurva Kempinski Bali.
The pre-show event AKSARA held at Galeri Indonesia Kaya was a piece of the complete performance arts, Arjuna, which will be showcased at Ciputra Artpreneur next month.
The new dining experience features an array of international and pan-Asian cuisines from appetizers to dessert.
The office of today is sleeker, more aesthetically appealing and, for the networking opportunities they provide, a more supportive environment.
At the ‘Greatest of All Time” event, Timex presented a timeless watch series, perfect for the dapper urban man.
The luxury residential complex, Oakwood Premier Cozmo Jakarta’s, introduces Upper Deck, a new place to relax and hang out.
Global financial leaders wrapped up an annual meeting of the IMF- World Bank in October by urging countries to brace for potential risks from trade disputes.
Dine among beautiful flowers and plants, stimulate your senses and whet your appetite at LOF. This hidden garden of food and drink is a place of serenity.
Icekim has tapped into the market for dairy-free and gluten-free frozen treats with its homemade products made with real flavours.
Have you ever stopped to wonder why Java became the home of some of the best coffees in the world? To find out we have to go back to of the Dutch Colonial.
Ratna Sari Dewi, Sukarno’s fifth wife, stopped by the Indonesia Spirit of the World exhibition featuring the art collection of Indonesia’s Presidential palace.
Erza traveled to Shoreditch district, as one of the hippest and most happening districts to see in London.
Erza narrates the correlation of shopping activities with health, as a combination recreation and exercise.
PT Piaggio Indonesia introduces the new Vespa Sprint Carbon, a fresh take on the iconic scooter, accentuating its bold sportiest colour and unique proportion.
Hanna’s Klappertaart, which is based in Jakarta, focuses on no-bake klappertaart (also known as klappertaart dingin, or cold klappertaart in English).
What happens when two French chefs, one based in Jakarta and the other one in Tokyo, meet for a culinary exchange at AMUZ Gourmet?
This November, Chef Giuseppe is about to showcase some of his special creations at Shangri La’s Italian restaurant Rosso.
Come to The Eatery at Four Points by Sheraton Bali, Kuta where local tastes and a selection of fusion foods are whipped up fresh in the open kitchen.
I was putting on my sodden jacket, my soggy trainers and my muddy socks when I stepped into the ice-cold rain of Sri Lanka. What was I doing here, exhausting myself with this service work?