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Highligts of Love Beyond 12 A.M at Nusa Indah Theater, Balai Kartini, Jakarta

September 6, 2015 by Emvee

August 1st 2015, AngloINFO Jakarta went to Love Beyond 12 A.M The Musical by NK Production. It was the third times, NK Production held a musical theater. The first “We… Read more…

Categories: Art & Society

Line Up for Dreamfields Festival 2015

June 24, 2015 by Emvee

After the success of the pilot edition of Dreamfields Festival last year, the Dutch Electronic Dance Music festival is there to stay. Dreamfields will host its second edition on Bali… Read more…

Categories: Duriana Diaries

Java Jazz Festival 2015

March 23, 2015 by Emvee

Java Jazz festival 2015 has passed. But the euphoria still we can feel it. Just like previous year, Java Jazz Festival full of visitors, even local or outside country. Until… Read more…

Categories: Art & Society

The 11th Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival Press Conference

January 29, 2015 by Emvee

Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival will be held on 6, 7, 8 March 2015 at Jakarta International Expo Kemayoran, Jakarta. In a press conference 21 January 2015 at Airman Lounge,… Read more…

Categories: Art & Society

Become One: A New Level Of EDM Party Press Conference

January 18, 2015 by Emvee

Become One is an extraordinary new Electronic Dance Music (EDM) event, taking place on March 14th 2015. The venue is the recently opened Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE) Center in BSD… Read more…

Categories: Art & Society, Business

A Day at TMX 2014

January 7, 2015 by Emvee

Last December I went to Toys Mania Exhibition 2014 or known by TMX 2014 at SME SMESCO, Jakarta. it was a great exhibition, especially for anyone who loves anything about… Read more…

Categories: Business

Ultimo Cosmetogynae Center

January 5, 2015 by Emvee

In modern life as now, a healthy sexual life is very influential. a healthy sexual life depends on a normal reproductive system. Problems that exist in the female reproductive system… Read more…

Categories: Duriana Diaries

Live Nation Indonesia Launched

November 13, 2014 by Emvee

This is an excerpt from the press release we received from Java Festival Production. It looks like Jakarta is up for more quality entertainment with this recent joint-venture creation! Congratulations… Read more…

Categories: Business, People

Java SoundsFair 2014

November 5, 2014 by Emvee

Java Festival Production successfully held a music and art festival called Soundsfair 2014 at 24, 25, and 26 October 2014 in Jakarta Convention Center, Senayan. The first day of Soundsfair… Read more…

Categories: Duriana Diaries

A Day at the 22nd Indonesia International Motor Show 2014 – Part 1

September 30, 2014 by Emvee

The Association of Indonesia Automotive Industries, known by its acronym GAIKINDO annually holds one of the most important motor shows and exhibition in Southeast Asia. This year, the Indonesia International… Read more…