Embassy News


  • Commemorating Kartini Day, Indonesian Diaspora in Edmonton Held Cultural Night

    26 Apr 2017

    Indonesian Diaspora Society of Edmonton Indonesia Canada Association (EICA) with the support of Indonesian Consulate General in Vancouver, on April 22nd 2017, held Indonesian Cultural Night at Beumaris Community League, Edmonton, Canada. Zulpatar Martino, President of EICA during opening remarks underlined the event was aimed to commemorate the Kartini Day as well as 150th years of Canada on July 1st 2017. The event also served to strengthen the solidarity among Indonesian diaspora in Edmonton and surrounding areas. Selengkapnya

  • Celebration of Gamelan Concert in Vancouver

    11 Apr 2017

    Around 60 attendants of Vancouver public with high enthusiasm witnessed the Annual Spring Gamelan Concert held at World Arts Centre, School for the Contemporary Arts, Simon Fraser University (SFU), on April 3rd, 2017 , at 19.00. The cold and windy evening that blanketed Vancouver`s downtown area did not discourage these devoted audiences that were mostly local Vancouver residents to witness the concert titled “Celebration of Fun with Gamelan”`. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesian Dances Captivated the Attention at Asian Class, UBC

    30 Mar 2017

    On March 23rd, 2017, Indonesian Consulate in Vancouver, delivered exposition of Javenese and Balinese classical dances at Performing Arts, Department of Asian Studies – University of British Columbia (UBC). Located at UBC Asian Centre Auditorium, the dancers from the Consulate performed Gambyong Pareanom and Legong Condong Dances. Selengkapnya

  • Stories of Indonesian Migrants in Canada on Display

    30 Mar 2017

    No less than 150 audiences gathered at Lipont Art Center, Richmond, British Columbia (BC), on March 25th, 2017. They were on site to attend “Lansia Oral History Project-Kick Off Celebration” launched by Canada Indonesia Diaspora Society (CIDS). The event displayed videos, photographs and narratives that told stories of Indonesian migrants that arrived in Canada since 1950`s. Selengkapnya

  • Indonesian Furniture and Home Decor Products Drew Local Interests

    29 Mar 2017

    ​Indonesian furniture and home decor products mainly originating from teakwood and roots have sparked interests from the visitors who attended Alberta Gift Fair (AGF) 2017, held from February 26-march 1st, 2017 at Edmonton Expo Center, Alberta. Several similar products from other countries in the event also present had yet to meet the originality and unique that of Indonesians. The statement was revealed by one of the importer `Black Diamond“that participated in the event. Selengkapnya

  • Presenting Unique Way of Enjoying Meal, Indonesian Restaurant Earned A Well-Deserved Spot Among Consumers in Vancouver

    10 Feb 2017

    "Forget table manners, forget your fork and spoon!, bare hands and mallet are the tools of choice", those are the concepts adopted by Albert Wijaya, the owner and founder of The Holy Crab Canada. After the wave of success in opening the business in Jakarta and Bali, Holy Crab had expanded its line of business in Vancouver, the first of its branch outside Indonesia. Selengkapnya

  • Engaging Academic Community With Angklung and Casava Chips

    08 Feb 2017

    Indonesian Consulate in Vancouver highly regards the academic community as one of the potential engaging partner to further promote a good relation between Indonesia and Canada. In that context, Indonesian Consulate participated in Asian Studies Day held in Langara College, Vancouver, February 7th, 2017. Selengkapnya

  • Tempting Aroma of Indonesian Coffee and Snacks in Nusa Coffee, Vancouver

    19 Jan 2017

    Vancouver is no stranger to coffee, considering its residents have high consumption of coffee, as can be seen from dozens of coffee shops located all over downtown area in Vancouver. Indonesian coffee also has made its mark in Vancouver, as many coffee shops served Sumatera, Toraja and Mandailing coffee along with other coffee products from other countries like Columbia, Vietnam, Italy and many more. Selengkapnya

  • SFU Olympic 2017, Fostering Unity and Solidarity Among Indonesian Students in Vancouver

    16 Jan 2017

    Indonesian students at Simon Fraser University (SFU) associated into SFU Indonesian Association (SFUIA) once again hosted an annual sport competition, SFU Olympic 2017, at Burnaby. The mounting snow that blanketed most of the students' facilities at Burnaby on Sunday, January 15th, 2017, did not discourage the students to participate in the event that hosted basketball, volley and dodge ball. Each sport competition contested the students from several post secondary institutions as means to foster the unity and solidarity among Indonesian students. Selengkapnya

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