Jokowi decline bids from Japan and China

After Indonesia’s enthusiastic election last year of Joko Widodo, the country – desperately in need of new infrastructure for its booming population of more than 250 million people – began to weigh bids for its first high-speed railway. The new link would have connected the gridlocked capital of Jakarta with Bandung, the nation’s third largest […]

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Jokowi kicks off LRT construction

The first phase of building Jakarta’s Light Rail Transit (LRT) has started, with President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo pushing the button to officially kick off construction in Jakarta on Wednesday, a week after signing the relevant presidential regulation (Perpres). “We talked about this project three years ago with Jakarta Governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama – then deputy […]

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About Bali Part 1

We will talk about bali and describe, why you should come to bali. This article will come every week, every thursday. Anyway, the much you read the more you know about Bali – The Island of Peace. Bali have many nickname, Island of Peace, Morning of The World, Island of Hinduism, Island of God, Island […]

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Australians to get into Bali visa-free

AUSTRALIA is among 47 countries Indonesia will add to its visa-free list as it strives to draw more tourists. MARITIME Coordinating Minister Rizal Ramli is quoted in Indonesian media on Tuesday saying he brought forward the move from January 2016 to October 2015 to capture the whole holiday season. Immigration director general Ronny F Sompie […]

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