Indonesian actor and martial artist Joe Taslim may not yet be a household name in global cinema, but he and his countrymen are fast leaving their mark on Hollywood.
The mayor of Makassar in Indonesia’s South Sulawesi province raided convenience stores selling condoms on the eve of Valentine’s Day. Makassar Mayor Mohammad Ramdhan Pomanto complained during snap inspections of minimarts late Monday that stores were selling condoms “like they were candy,” according… Read More ›
Up-and-coming fashion designer Felicia Budi believes clothes make the man, or woman.
A lack of appreciation for locally-made products in Indonesia motivated designer Alvin Tjitrowirjo to create a contemporary design language steeped in the country’s traditions and culture for his furniture brand.
An Indonesian lawmaker has warned the United States against meddling in his country’s affairs after Washington criticized Jakarta’s treatment of sexual and gender minorities. Abdul Kharis Almasyhari, a legislator from the Muslim-based Prosperous Justice Party, said Indonesia had its own set of “values… Read More ›
Jakarta/Brussels – Syarif Abdullah Alqadrie was driving to work when a bomb went off at Zaventem airport last month. By the time the Indonesian arrived at the Great Mosque of Brussels, where he is an administrator, a second bomb exploded… Read More ›
The livelihoods of Jakarta’s professional car-pool passengers were in doubt Tuesday as the city suspended a rule requiring cars to carry three or more passengers during rush hour on main roads.