Hope on The Horizon
March 25, 2021
Easter approaches, we are filled with solemn anticipation. Jakarta is starting to buzz again, which gives all of us high hopes, look forward to the rebound of the hospitality and tourism industry. In this issue, we have picked some of the most exciting goings-on from our clients, partners, and friends both in Jakarta and Bali, we hope you would find it both interesting, especially when you are planning to spend the long weekend ahead.
A time of Reflection
March 9, 2021
The upcoming Balinese Day of Silence or Nyepi will be the perfect occasion to reflect on how we have progressed since our lives collectively shifted almost exactly a year ago. Let’s all take a moment to slow down and contemplate on the things we have achieved and plot how we’d want to move forward.
Sudestada March Special
March 1, 2021
Sudestada is welcoming March with some specials menu and promotions. For the month of March, Sudestada rev up the Food Truck to launch the Burger Specials. 5 distinct and delicious burgers made with Chef Victor Taborda’s blend of premium meat cuts and finished off with chef’s distinct sauces. If you’re craving something hot during the cold weather, this Rainy Day Special will be the best choice for you. Introducing four new traditional stews menus prepared by our chef Victor Taborda for these rainy days. Available throughout March. Every day, all day. Sudestada also has Angus OP Ribs Lunch Special. This Lunch Special is now available throughout March and enjoys 25% off this succulent cut of meat. Available every Monday – Friday, 11 AM – 3 PM. Lastly, ain’t a no better way to spend your afternoon than with our Sangria Special. Get a pitcher of Sangria Roja or Sangria Blanca and our Argentinian Pizza (choice of Pepperoni, Napolitana, Mozzarella, or Fugazetta)
International Women’s Day
February 26, 2021
This year, in anticipation of International Women’s Day, we’d like to highlight some of the personalities, business, and respected associations that we think have helped mold a better place for women in the workfield. It is imperative that we keep supporting our fellow sisters, especially in such times. On top of that, don’t miss out on our upcoming giveaway! Tune into our Instagram page for more details.
GengGobyos: Because Workout Should be FUN!
February 15, 2021
GengGobyos was established on March 17th 2020 to fulfill the needs of staying fit at home during the pandemic, Riana Bismarak (certified Pound Pro, ZIN & Strong Nation Instructor), initiated an online workout class, three times a week. Their Cardio Toning concept makes it easy for anyone with any background of fitness level to participate in the classes, Riana’s classes are always enthusiastically joined by 150-300 participants. With simple equipment you can find at homes such as dumbbells, matt, and even common household items, Riana has succeeded in developing GengGobyos to provide a fun and fabulous workout platform.
Sudestada Jakarta Launches Sudestada Heladeria
February 15, 2021
Kicking off the New Year in high spirits, the Argentinian tastemaker, Sudestada Bar, Grill and Cafe, is excited to launch their gelato and sorbet line, Sudestada Heladeria. Taking pride in their Argentinian culinary traditions of craftsmanship and fine foods, Sudestada Heladeria’s gelato and sorbet are made fresh daily with the best ingredients available from all over the world. And like any heladeia in Buenos Aires, don’t be surprised to see as many as 24 flavors at any given time.
Gong Xi Fat Choi
February 9, 2021
Welcome to the latest issue of The Prefinite Paper, we wish those who celebrate a prosperous year of the Metal Ox! In this joyous February, we are not only celebrating the auspicious occasion of Chinese New Year, but also the amorous celebration of Valentine’s Day. To help you celebrate, we have prepared a curation of programs from all around Jakarta. Enjoy the celebration!
A Hopeful Year
January 26, 2021
2021 is a fresh start for us at Prefinite Communications. We welcome this new year with renewed spirits and high hopes, as we continue working with confidence. In this edition of The Prefinite Paper, we have curated the trends that we think will be in the spotlight through 2021, we hope you find our selections of dining, beauty, wellness, gadgets, and hospitality to be resourceful. We also present a special segment, Prefinite Destinations, to shine a light on the local destinations that are worth the trip! We look forward to sharing this year’s excitement with you.
Sudestada’s January promotions
January 11, 2021
Sudestada is offering a dine-in and delivery menu for January. Now you can enjoy Sudestada’s juicy and tender Angus Picana for our lunch special with half price for the whole cut for dine-in only. Also, we are welcoming the new year with some new wines, Trivento. Enjoy these wines with a 15% discount, all day and every day and pairing with your dinner.
As for delivery from 11- 25 January 2021, Monday to Friday, enjoy the buy 1 get 1 for all pizzas, all day. Good deals come in pairs, double your indulgence by ordering two of our Argentinian Pizzas and pay for only one. Sudestada Express is available again serving our 5 Top Menus, drop your order now for our signature comfort meals and get free delivery for every order of 3 portions within 5km from Sudestada. Lastly, get 25% off our Angus Striploin to satisfy your meat craving. It also comes with a choice of one side dish. It is available only on Saturday and Sunday, from 11 am – 7 pm.
Holiday at Verde Two with Harper’s Bazaar
December 22, 2020
This holiday, many of us don’t have the opportunity to travel and celebrate holidays in the center of the crowd. This makes us aware of the importance of being together with family, closest friends and getting time and recharge. Ria Lirungan, Editor in Chief Harper’s Bazaar Indonesia, Vivian Faye and Jessie Setiono had the opportunity to visit Verde Two, a premium apartment in the Setiabudi area, Central Jakarta.
The Prefinite Paper #13 A bigger and brighter New Year
December 17, 2020
And in a blink of an eye, there goes 2020! We feel immense gratitude that we have managed to navigate through this tumultuous time with the support of our family and friends. We are ready to welcome 2021 and hope you share the same sentiment, excited to walk towards the New Year with renewed spirit and hope.
To end this year on a positive note, we are sharing a curated list of promotions and festivities from our clients and friends to help you enjoy your holidays. We are also sharing simple tips to make your home ready for the season. Last but not least, don’t miss The Prefinite Talks with Chef Victor Taborda of Sudestada Jakarta on how they celebrate the holidays.
Asuransi Kredit Indonesia Presents “Online Credit: Solution or Disaster” Webinar Talkshow
December 8, 2020
Asuransi Kredit Indonesia (ASKRINDO) in collaboration with the Asosiasi Fintech Pendanaan Bersama Indonesia (AFPI), KreditPro, Jembatan Emas and Midtrans held a webinar-talk show today with the theme: “Online Credit: Solutions or Disasters”. Presenting panelists consisted of experts in the field of Fintech, association representatives, Peer-to-Peer Lending (P2P) financial services that bring together Lenders and Borrowers, and payment gateway platforms, namely: Kuseryansyah (Executive Director of AFPI), Alexander Rusli (Commissioner and Co-founder KreditPro), Robert Rompas (CEO of Jembatan Emas), Erwin Tanudjaja – (CEO of Midtrans GO-JEK) and moderator by Ardian Brahmana (Head of Digital Marketing Division of ASKRINDO).
The Prefinite Paper #12 Festive Season is here with good cheer
December 3, 2020
The reason why we launched the Prefinite Paper in the first place was to support our clients and friends. We are glad to have shared this tumultuous year with positive news and we are joyful to welcome the Festive Season with all of you.
To ring in the most joyful month of the year, we have interesting news from our friends at Sudestada Jakarta, Raffles Jakarta, and Four Seasons Hotel Jakarta. We also have news from Aman’s latest venture, the Aman Train Journey Through Java. Join us for our next Prefinite Talks with Tantra Tobing on December 10th for insights on how to prepare for safe and comfortable travels during the holiday season. We look forward to seeing you there.
The Freedom To Design Your Own Space at The Loggia
November 25, 2020
We are very excited to feature The Loggia’s limited edition White Label units in South Jakarta, which lets you unleash your creative freedom to design your own perfect space. An afternoon IG Live session hosted by Indonesia Design Editor-in-Chief, Lina Gan with Julius Warouw, Head of Sales FARPOINT along with Hamphrey Tedja and Santi Alaysius, founders of Domisilium Studio, sharing stories and ideas on how we can maximize our living space usage and decorate it according to our personal style.
The Prefinite Paper #11 Thanksgiving Time
November 23, 2020
And just like that, we find ourselves nearing the end of the year. It has been a difficult year but we cannot but feel grateful for amidst the turmoil, there are still many blessings to be thankful for.
We have some interesting updates from our friends at FARPOINT Realty – Verde Two just held their Virtual Media Talks, and The Loggia is holding an upcoming virtual event on how to unleash your creative freedom in designing your own living space.
Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta announces the comeback of their beloved Lyon Saturday Lunch, and don’t miss out on Hyatt Indonesia’s first-ever flash sale. Tune in to our Prefinite Instagram page and participate in our gratitude journal giveaway for a chance to win a whole cake from Sudestada Jakarta.
Improve Your Quality of Life with Five-Star Conveniences
November 17, 2020
A comfortable living space that allows residents to live as comfortably as possible is an absolute necessity while staying at home. VERDE TWO, an apartment that is the result of international collaboration in the Kuningan area of Jakarta, provides a solution for those who have been longing for five-star service at home, during a discussion at the Verde Two Virtual Media Talks event on Tuesday, November 17, 2020.
Going Diverse, Best Eats Cares is Launched to Support Indonesia’s Culinary Industry
November 5, 2020
This year, in support of the F&B industry, which has collided with the Covid-19 pandemic, Best Eats Cares has initiated a search for two deserving restaurants, one each from Jakarta and Bali. Interested restaurants are required to submit a 60-second video showcasing their restaurant, the comfort food they want to serve, their team, and creative concept and why they should be chosen for this food order. Shortlisted restaurants will undergo a virtual screening and interview process with a judging panel of reputable culinary experts. The two chosen restaurants will each be awarded a food order amounting to IDR 150 million.
The Loggia Introduces White Label Units
November 3, 2020
The Loggia, an apartment development in South Jakarta, a premium development between FARPOINT and Tokyo Tatemono introduces the White Label Units Limited Edition, Design-It-Yourself Units as one of the solutions for future home seekers in South Jakarta by allowing complete creative freedom in designing every inch of the apartment unit according to the personal preference and needs of its owners.
The Prefinite Paper #10 Live with Gratitude
October 15, 2020
We are a firm believer that living with a sense of gratitude gives us a positive attitude as we traverse everyday life. It is important that we be aware of the blessings we have received throughout this year, and not just dwell on the negatives. No matter how big or small, each blessing is worthy of being grateful for
The Prefinite Paper #9 Conscious Living
October 1, 2020
The Week, we’ll be talking about living a Conscious Life – it is about being aware of yourself and your surroundings; about being aware of every aspect of your life and giving it considerable thought; about choosing to be mindful of everything, both large and small.
The Prefinite Paper #7 Celebrations at Home
September 17, 2020
We shouldn’t let these trying times get to us, we should still celebrate milestones and birthdays, that’s why this issue we focus on intimate celebrations with our loved ones!
Sudestada Jakarta Starts September by Winning Two Awards
September 8, 2020
SUDESTADA JAKARTA STARTS SEPTEMBER BY WINNING TWO AWARDS
Jakarta, September 2020, Sudestada Jakarta is proud to announce that it has been awarded TripAdvisor’s 2020 Traveler’s Choice award and the BCI Asia Interior Design Awards (IDA) 2020 winner for the Food & Beverage Category.
The Prefinite Paper #6 Live In The Moment
September 2, 2020
Amidst this trying time, we need to be constantly reminded to be grateful and enjoy every moment. Therefore, we celebrated Indonesia’s 75th Independence Day with The Grand Topping Off at The Residences at The St. Regis Jakarta and Sudestada Jakarta wins the F&B Category of BCI Asia 2020 Interior Design Awards. Li Feng at Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta celebrates Mid-autumn festival with its lavish Mooncake Hampers.
Finally, join our GIVEAWAY and win a Staycation by simply following the rules on our Instagram @prefinite.id.
Celebrating Indonesia 75th Independence With The Grand Topping Off Of The Residences At The ST. Regis Jakarta
August 17, 2020
Coinciding with celebration of Indonesia’s 75th Independence Day, PT Permadani Khatulistiwa Nusantara (PKN), a joint venture with Rajawali Property Group (RPG) marked the Grand Topping Off of The Residences at The St. Regis Jakarta in Setiabudi, Kuningan. To celebrate the momentous occasion, a Flag Ceremony was held above the clouds at the top floor of the 62-level building in commemoration of Indonesia’s Independence, before continuing the celebration with The Grand Topping Off of the 195-unit Residences.
The Prefinite Paper #5
August 10, 2020
The sun is out and the weather is beautiful, it would be a pity not to go out and enjoy season. While staying healthy and keeping distance with others, this edition of Prefinite Paper has enlisted some of the best excursions for you in Jakarta and beyond.
A nature’s weekend escape to Sentul might be a good option, plus our clients in Bali are gearing up to welcome guests as well.
Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta celebrates the anniversary of Li Feng
August 8, 2020
Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta celebrates the anniversary of Li Feng on 8 August 2020 with launch of the new menu to commemorate this auspicious celebration specially curated by Chef Fei of Jiang, Mandarin Oriental, Guangzhou, a two Michelin Starred restaurant.
The Prefinite Paper #4
July 23, 2020
Summer is here and we are sharing exciting news from our clients and friends!
Happy 1st Anniversary to Sudestada Jakarta! Meatlovers out there are rejoicing for their sizzling promotions until the end of month. Check out our Hospitality News from Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta with their Mooncakes starting to go on sale and Fairmont Jakarta’s collaboration with Aqua Reflections. Are you looking for a holiday getaway but are still hesitant to fly, a road-trip to Yogyakarta is an excellent option! Discover Amanjiwo, just 8 hours drive away from Jakarta with beautiful scenery and interesting stops along the way.
Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta Welcomes Summer with The Launch of Its Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta Shop
July 13, 2020
To welcome summer, Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta offers a host of exciting refreshment and treats for guest and family. Guest can now enjoy easy access ‘online’ with delivery catering to guests’ comfort of shopping from home. With the launch of its online shop accessed through Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta’s website signature cakes, pastries, chocolates, fresh bakes, and bento boxes are now available for online.
Celebrating Sudestada Jakarta’s First Anniversary #SUDESTADAFIRST
July 6, 2020
This month, the Latin-Argentinian restaurant turns one. Sudestada Jakarta is grateful for wonderful first twelve months and is humbled for the support of its loyal Amigos. Starting today, Sudestada Jakarta calls for a month of celebration with the launch of Sudestada First Anniversary Specials.
Collect & Donate: Art Moments Jakarta x Museum of Toys x Darbotz x Stunica Fkui Alumni
June 10, 2020
Pihak penyelenggara Art Moments Jakarta melakukan kolaborasi eksklusif bersama Museum of Toys dan Darbotz dalam menciptakan art toy atau mainan seni yaitu Monsterball Yellow Totem dan Monsterball Yellow Totem Inverted dalam program Collect & Donate. Hal ini adalah upaya penggalangan dana untuk mendukung tenaga medis dan pihak-pihak yang terlibat di garis depan dalam penanggulangan pandemi Covid-19 dimana sebagian dari penjualan akan dialokasikan untuk pengadaan Alat Pelindung Diri (APD). Hasil donasi dari penjualan tersebut akan didistribusikan melalui gerakan Care For Humanity oleh Alumni Student Union of International Class Fakultas Kedokteran Universitas Indonesia (STUNICA FKUI Alumni) yang menyalurkan kepada sejumlah rumah sakit rujukan Covid-19 yang tersebar di Indonesia.