Shopping malls promising despite growing e-commerce in Jakarta

Jul 14, 2017

Shopping malls promising despite growing e-commerce in Jakarta

Despite the growing trend in online retailing, shopping malls remain a promising business in Jakarta, as few entertainment options are available for families vacationing in the Indonesian capital, according to a U.S.-based global real estate service company. Twelve shopping centers with a total floor space ...

/ Jun 9, 2017

PanaHome, Sojitz to develop 'smart town' in Indonesia

PanaHome Corp., a housing company under the Panasonic group, has teamed up with trading company Sojitz Corp. to build a sustainable "smart town" in the city of Deltamas outside Jakarta. The two companies' Indonesian subsidiaries will establish a joint venture, PT PanaHome Deltamas Indonesia, in ...

/ May 22, 2017

Indonesian police detain 141 men over 'gay party'

Indonesian police have detained 141 men who were allegedly holding a gay party at a sauna, an official said Monday, the latest sign of a backlash against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in the Muslim-majority country. Officers late Sunday raided a building in ...