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started by: l4zy4sur3 · last update: 1624927061 · posted: 1401192342

Wondering if anyone out here knows where I can make decent leather jackets/coats. looking for those who can make them from good quality cow or sheep's leather, and can customize to different specs like the lining and the choice of accessories. There is a good market for this and I want to find a partner to work with based around Jakarta.

started by: Antoine-716956 · last update: 1441649527 · posted: 1441649527

Gentleman 78 years old, tempoprarily with limited mobility, will be requiringf a live-in general house help on a weekly basis from around the middle of October. Niosia own flat. 

started by: insanmedikapersada · last update: 1441648135 · posted: 1441648135

Like most in developed countries such as Canada and the United States, home care services in Indonesia has been growing rapidly. Most expats come to bring their families over the nominally working in Indonesia. Under these conditions sometimes require the services of home care for a baby or caring for the elderly. How does an expatriate set the standard for excellent health services for their families? Whether expatriates require the services of home care while in Jakarta?

started by: wijayatamatourpulauseribu · last update: 1438250452 · posted: 1438250452

Thousand Island is a collection of thousand islands that are small, which has outstanding beauty. Thousand Island Resort offers approximately 7 resort, such as Pulau Seribu, pulau ayer, pulau bidadari, pulau sepa, pulau putri, pulau pantara, pulau pramuka, pulau tidung, pulau kotok, pulau macan, pulau pelangi. All of the resort is recommended for those who want to visit the islands of a thousand well as a couple, friends, family and the company. On the island, you can do activities such as snorkeling and diving. Every thousand island resort, has different facilities, they have a wide range of facilities, whether it's water sports and her room, ayer island and angel no facilities snorkeling and diving, because it is close to the city of Jakarta, only 30 from Marina Ancol, while the thousand island other resort to diving and snorkeling because of the distance which is taken from Marina Ancol jakarta 1-2 hour trip by boat speed boat.

started by: wijayatamatourpulauseribu · last update: 1434560415 · posted: 1434560415

Thousand Islands not only have underwater beauty, but also has the potential of historical attractions that are not less interesting when baik.Dengan packed with historical and cultural tourism development, Thousand Islands will be able to become a favorite tourist destination as well as Bali. The public will come to feel the positive impact of community-based tourism development in the region, namely the increasing prosperity masyarakat.Untuk boost the development of the Thousand Islands in all aspects such as environmental sustainability, resource conservation, economic, social, cultural and welfare of the people, then the sub-district which is the Thousand Islands part of the City Administration. thousand island has water sport facilities and can also snorkel and diving to see the beauty of the underwater world lautnya.Wisata thousand island frequently visited by local and foreign tourists, such as: ayer island, angel island, island uninteresting, daughter of the island, the island Pantara, scout the island, the island Tidung, kotok island, island rainbow, tiger island.

started by: fajrimuslim · last update: 1431451992 · posted: 1431451992

  teaches Indonesian language to people with a technique that will enable them to speak the language as fluently as a local.text or call 081382440349     https://www.facebook.com/pages/1to1bahasatutor/1431483800488987?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

started by: Loody Skarenda · last update: 1430504490 · posted: 1364471419

Hi everyone, I know you are quite excited this week, as tomorrow we will be out of work world and facing long weekend. I bet you already have a holiday plan. Come and share with us! Your plan may inspire others.   Loody Skarenda, AngloINFO Jakarta  

started by: ILovePuppies · last update: 1426587541 · posted: 1384536758

Any art and craft class in Jakarta for English speaking expatriates? It's for my sister, she loves something like embroidery, origami, pottery making or anything. She can't speak bahasa, so she must need english speaking instructor. FYI she's 25 and just arrived 2 weeks ago in Jakarta.

started by: Amelia_Pond · last update: 1425637144 · posted: 1425071617

Hi,   I have some suggestions for you about job searching. My friend tried to find a job and browsed jobs on different websites.  There are several ones he likes most of all. There is a plenty of jobs there, an enormous count of different industries with wide range of salaries.   http://www.bolfox.com/ http://www.jobstreet.co.id/ http://www.bestjobsindonesia.com/ http://www.monster.co.id/

started by: ExpatAlly · last update: 1423646890 · posted: 1423072987

Hi All,  For some of you that want to move to Jakarta, and wondering about how bad the traffic is in Jakarta. It is a good article to read :  http://www.thrillist.com/travel/nation/city-with-worst-traffic-jakarta-indonesia-tops-castrol-s-ranking-of-cities-with-most-stop-starts   expatally

started by: bungJamiegoesCrazy · last update: 1420291385 · posted: 1419801936

I read on the net there was a missing flight headed for Singapore? 

started by: mike101-908270 · last update: 1419865299 · posted: 1396998309

Just share  my experience today, I took GOJEK to office due to flat tyres. It was my first time, I was about taking a cab, I couldn't even reach the operator, I thought because it was in business hours so the line was busy. Then my driver came up with idea of GOJEK. I was like what the heck it is???? He called up and the GOJEK arrived in 15 minutes, I was totally stunned. For you who don't know what GOJEK is, it's a professional Ojek (motorcycle taxi) booking service, which is recommended for Jakarta traffic condition. It took less than 30 minutes from Kemang to Sudirman. The driver was so nice, he could speak english a bit and comprehend what I said. Unfortunately I forgot to ask his name.  It's so professional, the meter is based on distance from google map system, fair enough right?? This is a new alternative for us in facing Jakarta traffic I assume. Cheap, easy and speedy. I'm thinking to be a member of GOJEK. We'll see..  Good job GOJEK!!

started by: phenom_enal · last update: 1417719910 · posted: 1416151540

My buddy's bday  is coming up soon and I want to get him a nice helmet since he's a big fan of big bikes. You know any place that sells good helmets and can even customize them? Better if close to South Jakarta near Pondok Indah area.

started by: Airyfairy · last update: 1416323294 · posted: 1416265161

Are you as concerned as I am about the plastic rubbish, including the ubiquitous plastic water bottles, that we see everywhere?  If so, join the global campaign to do something about it! If everybody does a little, a lot will be achieved.  http://www.thepetitionsite.com/656/074/365/pledge-to-clean-up-some-plastic-rubbish-every-day/ Thank you.

started by: Mario-884284 · last update: 1414879768 · posted: 1414590282

Dear friends, In order to to better serve the needs of the growing expatriate communities around the world, AngloINFO has been working together with The Expat Survey to get need information from you, the expatriates living in different place around the world, that we can later use to improve the information being provided to you. As part of that we ask you to complete the Expat Survey's Migration & Lifestyle questionnaire. At the end of the survey, you can nominate AngloINFO as the Best Expat Website and give your reasons why you think we deserve to win the award. Please help us maximize the information we can get by spreading this link to all your expat friends around the world. click here to vote now!

started by: Admin-884155 · last update: 1413920150 · posted: 1413758075

Dear all, As you may know, on Monday 20 October, the governor of Jakarta, Mr. Joko Widodo, or Jokowi as he is more affectionately known as by the public will be sworn in as Indonesia's 7th President. One of the leading news magazines has featured him on their cover, with the headline "A New Hope" A simple and action-oriented person, he certainly brings about a lot of optimism in this country. We're posting this thread, and keeping it open, so that anybody who feels like it, can post their personal message and wishes to his new Administration. Whether you are an expatriate or an Indonesian, this is a good momentum to share your thoughts. What do you hope for? What do you want to see change? Can you give some inputs for his Administration? (he's known to be very transparent and make use of technology such as the internet to leverage on the advantages of real-time and direct methods of communicating like this).

started by: Mario-884284 · last update: 1413802817 · posted: 1413756737

Dear friends, We've received this information for the planned detour for the presidential inauguration tomorrow, 20 October, which is scheduled to begin at 10:00 at the People's Consultative Assembly (MPR), in Senayan. As expected, security will be increased in strategic locatons throughout the day. The following are 4 routes which will be affected.   1. Traffic from Cawang to Slipi-Tomang-Grogol-Kalideres, which normally goes from Jalan Gatot Subroto in the direction of MPR Building, will be rerouted into the Tebet, Pancoran and Kuningan toll gates respectively. Vehicles will exit the off-ramp on Slipi Jaya and onwards. The off ramp in front of Pulau Dua restaurant (Senayan) will be closed except for invitees.   2. Traffic from Cawang, Blok M, Monas (National Monument) / Bundaran HI (Hotel Indonesia roundabout) in the direction of Slipi-Tomang-Grodol/Kalideres, which normally goes from Jalan Gatot Subroto in front of the MPR Building will be rerouted in front of Hotel Sultan, where all vehicles will enter through the Senayan toll gate and exit the off-ramp on Slipi Jaya and onwards.   3. Public and private vechiles from the direction of Lebak Bulus or Cileduk passing in front of the Moestopo University campus on Jalan Hanglekir - Asia Afrika towards Slipi-Tomang-Grogol/Kalideres will be rerouted through the old Kodim (military district building) through Jalan Pakubuwono-Sisingamangaraja-Sudirman-Benhil, then turning left to Jalan Penjernihan-Pejompongan-Police Station Pejompongan-in front of Manggala Wanabhakti-Slipi and onwards.   4. The traffic from Pintu IX Senayan (Gate IX)  on the traffic light of Jalan Asia Afrika shall be diverted through Pintu I Senayan (Gate I) through to Sudirman and onwards. Please note, according to the latest information, the 3-in-1 traffic regulations are still in force!  

started by: anything but you · last update: 1413125054 · posted: 1408409199

Hi ladies and gents, Being someone with recurring backpain and with heavy allergy to some medication, I resort to oriental medicine to alleviate my pain. I'm not too fond of Western-style chiropractors because I find after diacontinuing for some ssessions, the aches gradually recur and with greater intensity. My acupuncturist has moves to back to Medan, and he was old school, Chinese-style acupuncturist. The people's he's referres are in such high demand and I need frequent sessions to make the pain manageable.  Have u got someone to help me around the Pernata Hijau area, who can make house calls? Please give me a shout or send me a direct message. .thanks!

started by: Mario-884284 · last update: 1412293549 · posted: 1412204010

Dear friends, We're proud to announce the latest, innovative section on our website: AngloINFO Property. Allow me to explain a little about it below:   What is AngloINFO Property and why should I be excited about it? AngloINFO Property is the name of the new property section on AngloINFO. Here, you can search through hundreds of thousands of properties to buy and sell, to find the one that’s perfect for you. You can access the new AngloINFO Property section from anywhere on AngloINFO by clicking on “Property” in the top navigation bar. http://property.angloinfo.com/jakarta In the new section, we’ve been able to introduce some great new features like Google Street View, Google Maps showing local amenities and email alerts for properties matching your search criteria. We’ve also improved the overall experience with more (and bigger) images and the option for related documents (such as floorplans) to be uploaded to the property listing.   In addition, we have lots of Information Pages about buying and renting property to help you base your decisions on reliable facts.   We’re pretty excited about all of this – and we hope you are too!   Does this apply to Holiday Property as well as Residential Property? Yes! In AngloINFO Property you can search for (and advertise) holiday rentals as well as properties for sale and rent. http://property.angloinfo.com/jakarta/account/properties   What will happen to property ads in the Classifieds? They remain unchanged for now but over the next few weeks they will be phased out as the functionality of the new AngloINFO Property section allows you to do so much more.   What’s the best way for me to find a property to buy or rent, or a holiday property to rent, on AngloINFO? The new AngloINFO Property section has hundreds of thousands of properties all over the world for you to choose from, so we’d recommend you start your search there. Until we move all of our existing property classifieds over, you’ll still find some great properties in our Classifieds section too, so be sure to look there as well so you don’t miss anything.   http://property.angloinfo.com/jakarta http://jakarta.angloinfo.com/classifieds   Why can’t I add a new Classified to the Residential Property or Holiday Property categories? The new AngloINFO Property section offers many more features to help market your property effectively. Over the next few weeks we’ll phase out properties from the Classifieds altogether, so we’ve switched off the option to add new ones. We hope that you’ll advertise your property via AngloINFO Property and see the benefits for yourself.   http://property.angloinfo.com/jakarta/account/products   I have a live Featured Classified on AngloINFO - what will happen to it? If you have a live Featured Classified, it will still show in whichever Classified category you paid for it to appear in. If your ad is still live when we switch off the property classifieds, we’ll migrate you over to the new AngloINFO Property section – but don’t worry, we’ll email you in advance to let you know what will happen. If you’d rather move your property ad to the new AngloINFO Property section now, just contact us and we’ll be happy to help.  mailto:jakarta.sales@angloinfo.com   What will happen to existing basic Classifieds? We hope that people with basic Classifieds will decide to advertise their properties in the new AngloINFO Property section! Eventually, existing basic ads will disappear when we switch off the property sections of the Classifieds but we’ll email everyone in advance so that they know what to expect.    Please have a look!

started by: serendipity63 · last update: 1411827324 · posted: 1411339036

Being an avid cyclist, does anyone have a good recommendation for bicycle tracks to try around south Jakarta?

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