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Boosting multi-language proficiency for educators

Language proficiency is seen as what makes or breaks Indonesian lecturers in the global education and research industry.

Even though Indonesia has made achievements in terms of English writing skills in Southeast Asia, the country still faces problems when it comes to producing scientific papers of international standard. 92 more words

Tomy Sofhian: Staying ahead of the logistics game

Tomy Sofhian, the first Indonesian to lead the Europe-based TNT, is capitalizing on his leadership savvy to scale greater heights in the logistics industry.

Leading a company that has a parent company hailing from Europe presents its own challenges. 130 more words

Mount Sinabung volcano erupts in Karo Regency, Indonesia

Residents ride on a motorcycle as Mount Sinabung volcano erupts in Karo Regency, Indonesia’s North Sumatra province.


US Embassy celebrates 4th of July earlier out of respect for Ramadhan

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YGTBSM the ambassador decided to celebrate American Independence on June 4th so he would not offend Muslims.

The United States Embassy enjoyed its annual 4th of July celebration on Thursday, June 4, one month early, in order to respect the upcoming Ramadhan month, which will begin on June 17 and last for one month. 267 more words


(Pengalaman menjadi guide sahabat Jepang saya mengunjungi Jakarta selama 36 jam)

Entah karena berbakat untuk berpromosi atau memang sedang kangen kampung halaman, saya selalu membanggakan Jakarta di depan teman-teman saya, penerima Asia Peacebuilder scholarship (APS) Batch 7 tahun 2013-2014. 875 more words

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