Jakarta Closes Cinemas, Nightclubs for Two Weeks

Governor Anies Baswedan issued an ordinance declaring a state of emergency for the capital last week.

24 March 2020 | 02:35 PM


Millennials Could Play Key Role in Curbing Spread of Covid-19

One of Jokowi's "millennial aides" said young people should do more to help the government curb the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic.

24 March 2020 | 03:45 AM


GrabFood Starts Social Distancing and Non-Contact Delivery

To lessen physical contact during the Covid-19 pandemic, the app turns to non-contact delivery.

18 March 2020 | 05:07 PM


Greetings in the Time of Corona: Indonesia Introduces 'Elbow-Shake'

Indonesian officials avoid handshakes in a campaign to prevent the spread of coronavirus.

12 March 2020 | 10:55 PM


Collaboration Vital to Improve Music Ecosystem: Education Ministry

The ministry will also issue a certification for local musicians to upskill them.

11 March 2020 | 04:10 AM


In the Name of Groove: Java Jazz 2020

Jakarta's annual jazz pilgrimage offers everything from groovy jazz to bluesy funk.

29 February 2020 | 10:46 PM


Works Begin to Digitize Asean Cultural Heritage With Japan's Help

The preservation works have digitized 160 cultural heritages from Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand in its first phase.

29 February 2020 | 06:04 PM


'The Last Ideal Paradise': Radical Take on Idealization of Democracy

German artist Claudia Bosse brings her radical, experiential work to Jakarta for you to explore this weekend.

27 February 2020 | 08:56 PM


Come and See Cate Blanchett Read Art Manifestos at Museum MACAN

Berlin-based artist Julian Rosefeldt's 'Manifesto' comprises thirteen video installations featuring the Oscar-winning actress.

27 February 2020 | 05:06 AM


Why Let the Chicken Run? Melati Suryodarmo's First Solo Exhibition

The retrospective exhibition of the artist's performative works will be at Museum MACAN from Feb. 28 to May 31.

27 February 2020 | 02:28 AM