List of Embassy News


  • Visiting Ammunition Factory in Cape Town, House Deputy Speaker Agus Hermanto Expects to Enhance Military Industry Cooperation

    10 Oct 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa - "Indonesia needs to establish a close cooperation with friendly countries that have a reliable defense industry", said Agus Hermanto, Deputy Speaker of the Indonesian House of Representatives; Coordinator for Industry and Development, during the visit of his delegation to the Rheinmetall Denel Munition (RDM), an ammunition factory in Cape Town, South Africa.​ Selengkapnya

  • Alan Goldberg A Famous Maritime Law Attorney for ITF to Share Experiences at Life Skills Class

    27 Sep 2018

    ​Cape Town, South Africa – Around 30 Indonesian Seamen crowded Indonesian Seafarers Corner (ISC) to join a regular session of Life Skills class organized by Indonesian Consulate in Cape Town every Wednesday night. The night's class on September 26, 2018, was special! The Consulate invited Mr. Alan Goldberg from Rose Street Chambers, a maritime law expert, to share his experiences during his work with International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF) in dealing with the legal cases between shipping company and seamen. Selengkapnya

  • Interfaith Dialogue in CapeTown: Presidential Special Envoy Share Experiences with Traditional and Religious Leaders

    19 Sep 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa - Prof. Dr. M. Din Syamsuddin, Indonesian President's Special Envoy for Interfaith and Intercivilizational Dialogue and Cooperation, met with religious leaders and traditional leaders in Cape Town, during a series of his visits to Cape Town on 16-18 September 2018. The Interfaith Dialogue Meeting was held by the MJC (Muslim Judicial Council) of South Africa in collaboration with the Indonesian Consulate General in Cape Town. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesian Day 2018 to Engage Capetonians in an Experience of Indonesia

    03 Sep 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa – around 2520 Capetonians packed the courtyard of Indonesian Consulate in Cape Town “to have a brief escape to Indonesia" and feel the atmosphere of Indonesian heritage on the occasion of Indonesian Day 2018, Saturday, 1 September 2018 from 9 am to 5 pm. Consul General of Indonesia opened the event by striking the gong and was witnessed by Dr. Ivan Meyer (Minister of Finance Provincial Cabinet of Western Cape), Ald H Levendal (Executive Mayor of Mossel Bay), and 6 members of Indonesian Parliament from Commission VI, VII, and XI during their trip to Cape Town. The event involved 12 vendors of food and beverages, 5 vendors of Indonesian products (Batik attire and purse, silver jewellery and other handicrafts, instant food products and Muslim clothing, Imam Adam Philander as the exhibitor of Sheik Yusuf Al-Makassari information desk, Eoan group dance academy, and Senusa band from Indonesian Mission in Windhoek, Namibia. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesian Seafarers To Learn Self-Development at Life Skills Class

    03 Aug 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa – As one of the ways of Indonesian citizen engagements to protect and empower Indonesian seafarers overseas, the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia facilitated Poppy Sewell, B.Econ.Dip.HRM, an Indonesian expert in human resources management at life skills class. She brought a topic related to Skills Development Training. “My life motto is to learn, to listen, and to do at your best. We need to follow these basic principles, if we want to succeed in developing our career," said her during the opening session of the class. The class was filled with enthusiasm as 43 Indonesian seafarers from Long Xing, Sanei Maru #51, Geo-searcher, etc flooded the floor with questions. Selengkapnya

  • While Ngabuburit Participants Language Class Studying Monas

    04 Jun 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa: Monas or National Monument of Indonesia is known by almost all the people of Indonesia. But not so with South African citizen. To introduce one of Indonesia's iconic monument, Indonesian Language Program of the Indonesian Consulate General in Cape Town (KJRI Cape Town) held a special session "Ngabuburit while Studying Monument" at a restaurant in Cape Town, on June 1, 2018. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesian Parliaments Deputy Speaker Fahri Hamzah Meets South African Parliament

    23 May 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa: In a visit to Cape Town, South Africa, on 12-18 May, 2018, a Delegation of Indonesian House of Representatives' led by Deputy Speaker for People Welfare Affairs, Hon. Mr. Fahri Hamzah, met with the South African National Assembly, represented by the Portfolio Committee on Social Development which led by its chairman, Hon. Ms. Rosemary Capa, accompanied by 8 other members from various parties in South Africa. Selengkapnya

  • General Election Socialization for Indonesian Seafarers in Cape Town

    14 May 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa: "The data input and registration of Indonesian seafarers in Cape Town is pertinent to ensure seafarers get their rights to participate in the 2019 General Election. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesian Consul General in Cape Town: Protection of Indonesian Seafarers is A Part Of State’s Responsibility

    20 Apr 2018

    Cape Town, South Africa: Consul General RI Cape Town greeted 70 Indonesian crew members in a life skills class session on Wednesday night, April 18, 2018, at Seamen Club that was managed by The Mission to Seafarers. "Every Indonesian Mission is responsible to protect Indonesian citizens abroad, including Indonesian seafarers. Consulate General of Indonesia is ready to assist you in solving any criminal and civil law problems of Indonesian seafarers," stated the Consul General of Cape Town. He also underscored the need for the seafarers to understand the contract signed by them and be responsible for any legal consequences of the breach of contract. Conversely, KJRI Cape Town is ready to report criminal cases to the Indonesian police if there are shipping crew recruitment agencies proven to do misconducts. Selengkapnya

  • Tracing the History of Indonesian Islamic Clerics in South Africa

    05 Apr 2018

    Teaching Islam and struggling to break free from slavery, that is what the Islamic clerics (ulema) of the Indonesian archipelago had done when exiled by the Dutch to the southern tip of the African continent, which now known as Cape Town. Selengkapnya

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