Media

 

 

Now or later: when should children learn English?

Now or later: when should children learn English?

July 20, 2018 By Novi Rahayu Restuningrum

It is important to encourage children to learn English as long as they already master their mother tongue. (Credit: www.shutterstock.com) The use of English in everyday life is on the rise in Indonesia. We can hear people speak English in offices, banks, schools, tourist destinations and various public spaces. Some people even do it with a […]

find out more
The AIC Urban Water Learning Alliance launches in Bogor, Indonesia

The AIC Urban Water Learning Alliance launches in Bogor, Indonesia

July 19, 2018

The AIC Urban Water Learning Alliance was officially launched at the Grand Savero in Bogor on 30 November 2017. The Alliance connects researchers, leaders, influencers and ‘water champions’ to share their experience and expertise and shape a water sensitive future for the City of Bogor – one with improved liveability, wellbeing, health and resilience for […]

find out more
International Internships and Project 11 partner with ReelOzInd! 2018

International Internships and Project 11 partner with ReelOzInd! 2018

July 16, 2018

ReelOzInd! Australia Indonesia Short Film Competition and Festival is proud to announce two new partnerships for 2018. International education organisation International Internships and art foundation Project 11 head the assembly of screening, media and community partners supporting ReelOzInd! now in its third year. International Internships is dedicated to bringing together students, academic institutions, NGOs and […]

find out more
An innovation in foreign language learning with online systems

An innovation in foreign language learning with online systems

July 16, 2018 By Anissa Latumahina

Do you remember that time when you’re still in school with blackboards, tables, and chairs, and teachers in the classroom? Now, students can easily learn from anywhere and anytime, including in this case, learn foreign languages online. Starting from personal experience, in 2009, Tomy Yunus and Yohan Limerta went to Beijing to learn Mandarin. At […]

find out more
Indonesian Media in Brief: Co-ops encouraged to adapt to the digital era

Indonesian Media in Brief: Co-ops encouraged to adapt to the digital era

July 13, 2018 By Ella Nugraha

Indonesia commemorated the National Cooperative Day on Thursday 12 July 2018. During his speech in Tangerang, President Joko Widodo urged Indonesian co-ops to embrace technology and adapt to the digital era. The President believes that Indonesian co-ops have great potential to generate high turnover and that he would like to see an Indonesian co-op among […]

find out more
What is the future of renewable energy in Indonesia?

What is the future of renewable energy in Indonesia?

July 12, 2018

Research demonstrating that Indonesia’s annual energy needs can be met by installing solar power on only 0.1 percent of its landmass has been presented to policy-makers. The Indonesian government has committed to a renewable power future, with a target of 23 percent by 2025 and 31 percent by 2050. While only 7 percent of the […]

find out more
Darwin-Indonesia: A Diplomacy of Proximity

Darwin-Indonesia: A Diplomacy of Proximity

July 11, 2018 By Andre Siregar

Indonesia-Australia relations from Darwin are quite unique. After serving as Indonesia’s Consul to the Northern Territory from December 2014 to January 2018, I have learned that the Darwin, Northern Territory (NT) relationship are both rich and still ample room for new opportunities. Unlike other capital cities in Australia, Darwin is closer (three-hour flight) to all […]

find out more
How Australian Businesses are Tapping into the Indonesian Digital Economy

How Australian Businesses are Tapping into the Indonesian Digital Economy

July 9, 2018 By Rizka Tsalasi

Although reports say that trade relations between Australia and Indonesia are relatively stagnant, some Australian online business are starting to look at Indonesia as a potential market and to invest more in order to grow in Indonesia. Take the example of Jora, an employment website with the mission to help people find jobs for free, […]

find out more
How to find a business partner with Asia

How to find a business partner with Asia

July 6, 2018 By Helen Brown

There is a list of actions that Australian business will need to do if it is keen to tap into the economic transformation of Asia. One of them is to find a suitable business partner. This, like most aspects of doing business, takes effort and time. It is not a quarterly-reporting metric. Putting in the effort […]

find out more