Liveability Challenge Offers S$1m Funding for Best Solution

Last year’s winner, US-based SeaChange developed decarbonization technology that converts dissolved CO2 in seawater into solid carbonates.

#LIFESTYLE

Gov't: Don't Go Abroad Unless It's Urgent

The number of Indonesians traveling abroad this month has increased by 100 percent compared to the average of the previous months.

DECEMBER 14 #TRAVEL

UIC-MMU: A Cheaper Solution to Studying Abroad

The UIC College collaborates with Manchester Metropolitan University to facilitate transfer students between both institutions. 

NOVEMBER 08 #EDUCATION

The Sikh Community of Sumatra

In North Sumatra, the arrival of Sikhs and Punjabis happened from Amritsar and Jalandhar in the 18th century.

NOVEMBER 06 #HISTORY

Indonesia, India Seek to Establish Travel Lane for Vaccinated Travelers

Like Indonesia, the number of cases in India has dropped significantly in the past few weeks.

OCTOBER 31 #TRAVEL

Love, Not Fear: Día de los Muertos in Jakarta

The Day of the Dead is not about taking part in fear-inducing activities, but it symbolizes love where we honor the deceased loved ones.

OCTOBER 30 #LIFESTYLE

Gov't Opens Bali, Riau Islands for Foreign Tourists, Cuts Quarantine Time to Five Days

The decision came as the country seeks to reinvigorate the tourism industry after two years of hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

OCTOBER 14 #TRAVEL

VISION

Barongsai Workshop Gears Up for Chinese New Year

The small workshop in Bogor receives orders from Singapore, Malaysia, and Saudi Arabia.

#EYEWITNESS

Bali's Ngaben Ceremony Sets an Example of New Habits Adaptation

The Ngaben ceremony's exemplary, strict compliance with the Covid-19 precautions earned praise from the government.

OCTOBER 11 #LIFESTYLE

Bali to Reopen Airport to International Arrivals

The reopening applies to only a handful of countries in the meantime.

OCTOBER 04 #TRAVEL

Banjarmasin Strives to Become an Inclusive City

South Kalimantan’s capital Banjarmasin strives to become an inclusive city, as it seeks to provide disabled-friendly three-wheelers.

SEPTEMBER 29 #WELFARE

Danone-Aqua Opens Bali's Largest Waste Management Facility

The facility has the capacity to process 120 tons of used plastic bottles and organic waste per day, or 2.8 percent of the island's waste.

SEPTEMBER 12 #CORPORATE NEWS

Subway Promises Traditional Favorites, New Flavors in Indonesian Reopening

Subway, an American fast-food chain, is set to re-open in Indonesia in the last quarter of this year, 20 years after closing shop.

AUGUST 25 #CORPORATE NEWS

Saving Wildlife With Photography

Wildlife photography can help ramp up the public interest in conservation initiatives.

AUGUST 24 #ENVIRONMENT

Jihane Almira Takes Home Three Awards at Miss Supranational 2021

Indonesian representative Jihane Almira cracked the Top 12 and even won the best national costume.

AUGUST 23 #SPECIAL UPDATES

Mexican Embassy to Premiere Animated Short ‘The Cosmic Twins’

In ‘Cosmic Twins’, Jorge Marin transforms his sculptures into animated puppets to pay tribute to the millennia old tradition.

AUGUST 22 #SPECIAL UPDATES

Indonesia Wins Best National Costume at Miss Supranational 2021

The national costume took inspiration from the uniqueness and valor of East Nusa Tenggara’s iconic Sumba sandalwood pony horses.

AUGUST 21 #SPECIAL UPDATES

Lockdown Heroes Donate Healthier Pandemic Diet than Instant Noodles

Adrian Reza and his friends initiate Sayur Gratis Surakarta to help those in self-isolation and without an income due to lockdown.

AUGUST 16 #EYEWITNESS

Sukoharjo’s Super Isoman Unmasked

Agus Widanarko wears Super Isoman costume to entertain self-isolating children in Sukoharjo, Central Java.

AUGUST 14 #EYEWITNESS

Maintaining Physical, Mental, and Social Health Amid Pandemic

It is not just our physical health that needs to be taken care of during these tough times.

AUGUST 11 #SPECIAL UPDATES

Jihane Almira Ready to Represent Indonesia at Miss Supranational 2021

Jihane will wear “The Dashing of Equus Caballus" —an attire inspired by East Nusa Tenggara's sandalwood ponies— for her national costume.

JULY 30 #SPECIAL UPDATES