THE MOST POWERFUL WOMAN IN INDONESIA AND WORLD


One of the most powerful woman in Indonesia and world is Sri Mulyani Indrawati. She graduated from economic bachelor degree in University of Indonesia, then she continued her education in University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and received her master (Master of Science of Policy Economics) and doctorate in economics (Ph.D of economics). Before she was…

KARTINI’S DAY (INDONESIAN WOMEN’S DAY)


Today is important day for women in Indonesia. Every April 21th is commemorated as Kartini’s day. It is a symbol of the revival of women in Indonesia. Kartini was a pioneer in the area of women’s right for Indonesia. Her full name, Raden Ajeng Kartini was born into an aristocratic Javanese family when Java was…

BATIK INDONESIA


Do you know batik? It is an Indonesian wealth that was a long-running rivalry with Malaysia in 2009. Finally, United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) had decided to recognize Indonesian batik as one of the world’s important cultural traditions. The word batik is Javanese of origin. It comes from word “amba” mean to…

SPECIAL CAPITAL REGION OF JAKARTA


Jakarta is capital city of Indonesia that place in northwest of Java Island. It is well known as special capital region because Jakarta is the only city in Indonesia that have provincial-level status. In International, Jakarta is well known as J-Town or the New York city of Indonesia. Jakarta has about 28 million citizens and…

ETHNIC IN INDONESIA


Indonesia is an archipelago country has more than 200 million citizens. There are thousand islands and cultures on each island. They live be separated by ocean. Indonesia has more ethnics and cultures that are unique from other country. Based on statistic data of Indonesia has about 1128 ethnic and more than thousand culture at Indonesia.…