Indonesia’s beauty commerce, Sociolla, shows e-commerce can fight plastic pollution

Many cosmetics, skincare, or other beauty products are packaged very attractive to engage buyers. Realize it or not, waste is commonly and inevitably built into the beauty industry’s business model. With the rising beauty consumption that leads to the growing impulsive beauty shopping trend in our society, the waste issue in the beauty industry is … Read more

Dian Sastrowardoyo Reveals Secrets Of Staying Beautiful And Young Awet At 41 Years Old

JAKARTA – Dian Sastrowadoyo admits that still looking beautiful at the age of four is not easy. For the mother of two children, continuous consistency is needed to take care to keep her young. One thing that needs to be realized, said Dian, should not wait for the face to be damaged. He revealed his … Read more

How to plan a trip to Bali, Indonesia

The tropical Indonesian island of Bali has enticed travellers for over a century with its coralline seas, sacred volcanoes, mist-shrouded lakes and vibrant living heritage. A favoured holiday destination for antipodeans, Bali’s irresistible beaches beckon backpackers, surfers and families alike. The south-coast areas of Seminyak, Kuta and Canggu, close to the airport, are where most … Read more

Arms Agency Requests Police Probe into Alleged Fighter Jet Tech Leak by Indonesian Engineer

In this file photo, taken Oct. 17, 2023, a prototype of the KF-21 fighter jet is displayed at Seoul Air Base in Seongnam, just south of Seoul, for a defense exhibition. (Image courtesy of Yonhap) SEOUL, Feb. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The state arms procurement agency has requested a police investigation into an Indonesian engineer’s … Read more

Indonesian beauty startup Sociolla raises US$60m in funding

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Beauty startup Rose All Day Cosmetics raises US$5.41 million Series A round, Garage

INDONESIAN beauty brand Rose All Day Cosmetics (RADC) has obtained US$5.41 million in Series A funding, it announced on Friday (Dec 15). Venture capital (VC) firm SWC Global led the round, with participation from DSG Consumer Partners and the startup’s seed investor AC Ventures. The funds will go towards growing the company’s distribution in Indonesia, … Read more

A 1-Day Itinerary in This Coastal Town Near Tokyo

Tokyo is a hotbed for travellers in search of the quintessential Japanese experience. From Tokyo Tower and the Shibuya Crossing to Tsukiji Market and the Imperial Palace, there’s an almost endless variety of things to see and do. But if you’re looking to wander off the beaten path and discover hidden gems beyond Japan’s capital, … Read more

Indonesia issues more tax incentives for EV sales

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia has announced new incentives to encourage sales of locally produced and imported electric vehicles (EVs), in its latest bid to boost take-up of environment-friendlier cars as well as attract investment to its domestic EV industry. The detailed incentives are a follow-up to a December-announced tax incentives plan for imported EVs for … Read more