List of Embassy News


  • Indonesia, Palembang to Host the 18th ASIAN Games - Kuwait Times

    14 Feb 2018

    Palembang is the second largest city on Sumatra Island after Medan, and is the capital city of South Sumatra province. It is considered to be one of the oldest cities in Indonesia, and has a history of being the capital city of the Kingdom of Sriwijaya. It is located on the Musi riverbank on the east coast of southern Sumatra. Palembang’s main landmarks include Ampera Bridge and Musi River, which divides the city into two. The first thing you notice in Palembang when you reach there is the construction work in preparation for the 18th Asian Games, which is going to be held in the city along with Jakarta. The second thing you notice is the Dutch influence on the architecture of the buildings. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesia: A Combination of Culture, Nature and Magic - Kuwait Times

    06 Feb 2018

    For the second time this year, the Indonesian Embassy invited Kuwait Times and other Kuwaiti media to visit and discover the wonders and the beauty of Indonesia. After welcoming us in his office at the embassy, the Ambassador of Indonesia to Kuwait H.E. Tatang Budie Utama Razak enthusiastically explained the purpose of this invitation and its importance on shedding light on Indonesia’s tourism sector that attracts more than 12 million foreign tourists and more than 200 million local tourists every year. This makes tourism one of Indonesia’s top sectors because of its natural beauty and diverse culture. Indonesia is a country with a population of 262 million and the largest Muslim population in the world which makes it a very interesting country to discover and learn more about. Selengkapnya

  • A Wonder Called Indonesia - The Thrill of Puncak, The Times Kuwait

    13 Jan 2018

    As we drove towards Puncak, fresh clear air was evidently visible, a mountain resort area about 100 kilometeres south of Jakarta this cool retreat not only offered fresh air but also spectacular views. Located in West Java between Bandung and Bogor, Puncak is one of the popular weekend escapes for relaxing in its resorts and campgrounds, hiking through lush jungle, joining an exotic animal safari, and sampling tea from the region's plantations. Selengkapnya

  • A Wonder Called Indonesia, The Times Kuwait

    06 Jan 2018

    The beauty of its nature, its diverse culture and the famed hospitality of its people, have made Indonesia one of the favorite tourist destinations in the world today. The astonishing array of cultures and customs, the amazing landscapes and wildlife of this nation of islands is truly unparalleled. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesian Diaspora Network Football League Tournament Kicks-off

    06 Jan 2018

    The Indonesian Diaspora Network in Kuwait (IDN-Kuwait) launched its annual Soccer League Tournament ‘2018 Liga Bola Diaspora Indonesia’ on Friday morning at Al-Saheel Sports Complex with six participating teams from different works sectors and which comprise of Indonesian nationals working in the country. Indonesian Ambassador to Kuwait H.E. Tatang Budi Utama Razak spearheaded the annual event that was organized by PERKIBAR and FKMI. About five hundred Indonesian nationals turned up for the opening. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesia Beyond Bali, 7 Places off The Tourist Trail

    05 Jan 2018

    Bali’s beautiful beaches and shimmering rice paddies have made it a justifiably famous tourist destination — but there is so much more of Indonesia waiting to be explored. The world’s largest archipelago, made up of over 17,000 islands, Indonesia is home to ancient ruins, world-class diving and incredible wildlife, including the critically endangered orangutan and fearsome Komodo dragon. Here are seven adventures in Indonesia not to be missed. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesia One Stop for The Perfect Adventure

    04 Jan 2018

    The Indonesian archipelago is a collection of islands that holds untold treasures in its diversity of cultures, landscapes, and cities. With nearly 17,500 islands under its jurisdiction, Indonesia offers an adventure for everyone, from exploring ancient temples and hiking active volcanoes to diving in largely untouched waters. Selengkapnya