Thursday Nov 28
Palette of history and strife
Indonesian contemporary artist Jim Allen Abel essays the late tycoon Oei Tiong Ham in a series of artworks inspired while he was incarcerated, writes CHEAH UI-HOON Paean to the past: Abel's series, The Mastodon Came In Through My Bathroom Window, connects Indonesia and Singapore through the tycoon Oei with images that are historical and ... (more)
IHG celebrates first Holiday Inn Express in Indonesia.
IHG has opened Indonesia's first ever Holiday Inn Express hotel in Central Java's cosmopolitan capital city of Semarang.
Supreme Patriarch and his Great Contribution to Buddhism
His Holiness Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara, the Supreme Patriarch of Thailand, has been contributing to the propagation of Buddhism in Thailand and abroad all through his long life in the saffron robe.
Globe and Mail
Asia factory activity picks up; India remains a worry
A student practices how to operate a sewing machine at a development center in Semarang, Indonesia, May 14, 2013.
Central Java to facilitate Indian investment
The government of Central Java in Indonesia will facilitate Indian investment in the province, especially in sectors such as manufacturing, infrastructure and tourism.