Day: December 28, 2021


Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Dec. 28, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jetex has received three prestigious recognitions at the World Travel Awards Grand Final: • World’s Leading Private Jet Experience; • World’s Leading FBO Brand; and • World’s Leading Private Jet Terminal for Jetex Paris. Jetex, an award-winning global leader in

Indonesia’s Kopi Kenangan gains unicorn status

Indonesian coffee shop chain Kopi Kenangan secured US$96-million capital in the first closing of a series C funding round that values it at over US$1 billion, making it Southeast Asia’s first food and beverage unicorn. The Series C funding round was led by Hong Kong-based Tybourne Capital Management, with participation

VP, Minister Bakar confer 2021 Proper Awards

Vice President Ma’ruf Amin and Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar handed over the 2021 Company Performance Rating Program Award for Environmental Management (Proper) at the Vice Presidential Palace on Tuesday. Amin lauded the Environment and Forestry Ministry as well as the companies that received the Proper Award for

Government completes rehabilitation of three markets in Central Java

The Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing (PUPR) has completed the rehabilitation of three traditional markets in Central Java Province to boost the people’s economy in regions that the market served. The renovation is aimed at improving safety, convenience, cleanliness, and tidiness in traditional markets relying on local trade

BPIP encourages imparting Pancasila values through alternative methods

Chairperson of the Pancasila Ideology Education Agency (BPIP) Yudian Wahyudi encouraged universities to instill values of the national ideology Pancasila through alternative methods, including by organising the Pancasila-themed community service programme. “As time progresses, adoption of alternative methods to educate about Pancasila in formal education must be done to achieve

First local transmission of Omicron confirmed in Indonesia

The Health Ministry has detected the first local case of transmission of the COVID-19 variant Omicron involving a domestic traveler to Medan, North Sumatra, and Jakarta. “The Omicron case from local transmission was reported in a man, with no history of foreign travel nor having come in contact with foreign