Author: indoconnect

ART BALI – Beyond the Myths

Henny Scott writes on an important milestone in the Indonesian art world ART BALI will showcase both the masters and emerging talents in the country’s contemporary art scene THE much anticipated inaugural edition of Art Bali with its highly appropriate theme — ‘Beyond the Myths’ will take place from 9 October till 9 November 2018. Looking at the roster of artists exhibiting there, it certainly deserves serious attention from art buffs, or for that matter, anyone who’s interested in Indonesia’s contemporary art scene. The exhibition will be held at Bali Collection, in the Nusa Dua tourism precinct and is being organised by Heri...

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SULAWESI EARTHQUAKE Singapore Red Cross Launches Fundraising Appeal

THE Singapore Red Cross (SRC) is responding to the devastating earthquake and tsunami that has struck Sulawesi, Indonesia, over the weekend by launching a public fundraising appeal, and in the first instance, pledged S$50,000 in humanitarian aid to support affected communities. All donations to the Singapore Red Cross will go towards the purchase of relief items, such as first aid supplies, hygiene kits, water systems, jerry cans, tarpaulins, mosquito nets, blankets  and sleeping mats for displaced survivors; and the longer-term recovery and rebuilding efforts.   Sulawesi Earthquake Response Online donation – redcross.give.asia/sulawesi Cash donation – Red Cross House, 15 Penang...

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HARMONI INDONESIA 2018 – 5th August @ KBRI – Undangan Terbuka Bernyanyi Bersama…

HARMONI INDONESIA 2018 Minggu Pagi 5 Agustus 2018 Pukul 08:00 WS @ KBRI Singapura R. Ripta Loka Mohon kehadiran menyemarakan 73 Tahun Kemerdekaan RI dan Menyemangati Sukses Asian Games 2018 serta membangkitkan semangat Kebangsaan dan Persatuan dengan bernyanyi bersama dan serentak di 48 kota di Indonesia serta 9 kota di luar negeri (Singapura, Kuala Lumpur, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Seoul, Tokyo dan Osaka). Konduktor Addie MS. HARMONI INDONESIA 2018 Bapak Presiden RI Ir. Joko Widodo akan bernyanyi bersama dan menyapa beberapa kota di dalam dan luar negeri dengan diluput langsung oleh 10 stasiun televisi nasional. Acara dipusatkan dari Koridor...

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YSE Helps Startup that Can Cut Costs for Fishermen by 90%

  Five ‘wizards’ from ELVISH working on new way for fishermen in Indonesia to operate their boats Five Indonesian engineering students might hold the key to boosting fishermen incomes by at least  50% thanks to savvy application of technology Digital technology is sometimes characterised as “disruptive” but if the work this group of engineering ‘wizards’ from ELVISH if successful, technology can also be “magical.”  The spotlight fell on Indonesian student graduates from the Bandung Institute of Technology (BIT): Azmi Roqi (22, from Cimahi),  Ali Zaenal Abidin (23, from Jakarta) and Irham Mulkan (22, from Bandung) as well as two...

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