Steady Rides as More Passengers Choose to Use MRT Post-Pandemic

The Jakarta train system was returning to normal post the COVID-19 pandemic. 

#TRANSPORTATION

Chinese Tourists Flock to Bali After Three-Year Hiatus

The I Gusti Ngurah International Airport in Bali on Sunday saw the arrival of 210 Chinese tourists.

JANUARY 24 #TRAVEL

F&B MSMEs Try to Woo Sudirman Station Commuters

On Jan. 17, the entrance to the Sudirman station was buzzing with commuters strolling around a festival dedicated to MSMEs.

JANUARY 24 #LIFESTYLE

Interfaith Tolerance: Muslim Man Helps Guard Dharma Bhakti Temple

Muslim man Idrus Samalegu has been guarding the Dharma Bhakti Temple in West Jakarta for seven years.

JANUARY 22 #RELIGION

Year of the Rabbit Brings Good Fortune for Glodok Vendors

With less than a week until the festivities begin, Glodok was bustling with customers preparing for their family gatherings.

JANUARY 20 #LIFESTYLE

Government Targets 7.4 Million Foreign Tourists for 2023

Between January and October of last year, foreign exchange earnings from tourism stood at $4.26 billion from $500 million a year earlier.

JANUARY 18 #TRAVEL

Many Indonesians to Spend Their Eid Bonus This Year: Survey

A survey finds 53 percent of the respondents are planning to spend their bonus this Ramadan rather than putting it into savings.

JANUARY 12 #LIFESTYLE

Moderate yet Destructive Earthquake Takes Heavy Toll of Lives in Cianjur

The quake was in a shallow depth, about 10 kilometers in the earth’s outer surface, to produce devastating impacts on people and buildings.

November 22 #EYEWITNESS

Latto-Latto: How Toy Sellers Win Back Kids’ Hearts in the Digital Age

Toy sellers today have to compete with gadgets, but are now winning back children’s hearts with latto-latto.

JANUARY 05 #PEOPLE

Trumpets: A New Year's Eve Staple and a Business Opportunity for Many

The New Year's Eve festivity is a gold mine that many street vendors do not want to miss out on.

DECEMBER 31 #LIFESTYLE

Filmmaker Involves Terror Convicts to Show How They Get Manipulated

Noor Huda involves actual terror convicts in his filmmaking process to better portray how they got manipulated into joining radical groups.

DECEMBER 30 #SECURITY

Nikita Mirzani Praises "Honest Judges" after Acquitted of Defamation

The actress has gained national media attention more because of her marital problems and physical altercations at bars.

DECEMBER 30 #LEGAL CASES

Indonesia Aims to Attract 7.4m Foreign Tourists in 2023

This is almost double the amount of foreign tourists that Indonesia had this year.

DECEMBER 27 #TRAVEL

Holiday Rush Hits Soekarno-Hatta Airport, Toll Roads

The holiday rush is here, and this means many travelers are flocking to the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport.

DECEMBER 24 #TRAVEL

The Little Ones at Kaesang-Erina’s Wedding

Newlyweds Kaesang Pangarep and his wife Erina Gudono were not the only ones in the spotlight at Indonesia's recent royal wedding.

DECEMBER 14 #LIFESTYLE

Deddy Corbuzier Must Let Go of Political Rights, Business: Lawmaker

As an active military officer, Deddy is stripped of the right to vote and to get elected in any civilian post.

DECEMBER 14 #PEOPLE

Watch: Parade of Horse Carriages in Kaesang's Wedding

The parade was the final part of the two-day wedding processions.

DECEMBER 12 #LIFESTYLE

More Than 3,000 Indonesian Students Enroll in UK Universities Every Year

Number-wise, it is still far less compared to Australia, which has been the most popular studying destination for Indonesians.

NOVEMBER 30 #EDUCATION

S. Korean National Arrested after Jakarta K-Pop Concert Canceled

Earlier this week, immigration officials arrested four Korean citizens at a South Jakarta shopping mall for misusing their tourist visas.

NOVEMBER 25 #LEGAL CASES

Global Population Hits 8 Billion: How Did We Get Here?

It will take approximately 15 years -- until 2037-- for the global population to reach 9 billion.

NOVEMBER 17 #SOCIAL

Alliance to End Plastic Waste Pledges $36m to Keep Plastic Out of Indonesia's Ocean

The Alliance expects the fund to attract more funds from the public and private sectors for plastic waste management.

NOVEMBER 15 #ENVIRONMENT