Art Moments Jakarta Launches its Second Online Exhibition in 2021
November 30, 2021
First launched in 2019, Art Moments Jakarta will be back boldly from November 22 to December 21, 2021 at artmomentsjakarta.com and at three art galleries in the capital city of Jakarta. Back as Art Moments Jakarta Online, Art Moments Jakarta hopes to repeat the success of the Art Moments Jakarta Online event which was held from June 1-30, 2021. During the first volume, the first Art Moments Jakarta Online managed to attract 65 galleries with a large volume of visitors. nearly 50,000, coming from Indonesia, Singapore, the Philippines, Taiwan, South Korea, Switzerland, Italy, the People’s Republic of China, and many more
The Magical Season at The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place
November 30, 2021
The Christmas Tree is up and the joyful excitement is on. The Ritz-Carlton Jakarta, Pacific Place invites guests to celebrate the blissful Year-End season, with various options of luxury indulgence, from Festive Hampers, Dining Experience at PA.SO.LA Restaurant, to Family Staycation. Fun family and kids activities will also be prepared to maximize guests’ memorable time at the Hotel
Urban Resort MAMAKA by Ovolo goes full throttle with good vibrations
November 16, 2021
After the long wait, Ovolo Hotels is excited to announce the complete launch of MAMAKA by Ovolo, the first urban resort in Bali which brings good vibrations back to the Kuta-Legian area; this marks the first Ovolo property in Indonesia and the first outside of Hong Kong and Australia. Enriched with Balinese spirit by incorporating vibrant colors and natural elements, combined with sun rays to create an exhilaratingly simple yet warm atmosphere. The eclectically designed urban resort is perfectly located in the lively Kuta-Legian neighborhood, specifically on the famous Kuta beachfront. Listed as the best sunset spot on the island, featuring entertainment destinations and shopping centers, and last but not least, Kuta beach’s renowned surf break.
Thermomix at every home
November 15, 2021
With an increase in smarter cookware which significantly alters cooking methods, everybody can now cook delicious healthy meals effortlessly. Complicated dishes of vastly different cultures shall no longer be forbidden territory because, with Thermomix® TM6™, we can all be professional home cooks with the touch of a button. The Thermomix® TM6™ is a cutting-edge cooking device that comes with a plethora of cooking functions. From stirring, mixing, grinding, kneading, whisking, chopping, weighing, cooking, steaming, simmering, and emulsifying, the Thermomix® TM6™ also boasts its temperature-varying functionalities of High Temperature, Sous Vide, Fermentation, and Slow Cooking cooking functions
Apéritif Bali – A luxurious dining experience with Old World touches
November 15, 2021
Apéritif was selected as the best Indonesian restaurant at the 2020 World Culinary Awards and Best Fine Dining Cuisine Asia at the 2021 World Luxury Restaurant Awards. Apéritif is designed to offer enchanting and unique culinary sensations. The concept presented is about old European traditions. To enjoy an extraordinary experience, a chef with more than 20 years of experience, Nic Vanderbeeken as an Executive Chef, will make Apéritif Restaurant & Bar present global cuisine with an eclectic feel.
October 25, 2021
As we slowly ring in the final chapter of 2021, we are excited to share with you the latest hospitality news. There are lots of exciting going on in Jakarta and Bali, whether you’re looking for a culinary adventure to remember or an enchanting escapade in Jakarta. We hope the news will inspire you!
Coworking Amidst the Pandemic: Should Your Office be More Flexible and Hybrid?
October 18, 2021
As the government gradually relaxes the PPKM restrictions in Indonesia, businesses and the economy are starting to return to normal. Companies have begun to find ways to adapt to a new work arrangement with their employees, which has drastically changed compared to the pre-pandemic time: They need to be able to provide flexible work arrangements, combining working from the office (WFO) and working from home (WFH). However, WFH, as we all have experienced, presents many obstacles. Based on Robert Walters data, 55% of Indonesian professionals find it harder to focus during WFH – resulting in the decline of productivity. Poor WiFi connection, endless distractions, and no direct interaction with the coworkers are reasons for this, making employees feel drained and unhealthy mentally.
MAMAKA by Ovolo Appoints Prefinite Communications as Strategic Communications Agency
October 18, 2021
The Ovolo Group, a collection of ever-evolving, boutique, funky and fun hotels founded by entrepreneur Girish Jhunjhnuwala in 2002; before further expanding into the hotel industry in 2010. The Ovolo Group has become one of Hong Kong and Australia’s most dynamic independent owner-operated hospitality firms by providing guests with the best in effortless living across hotels and food and beverage outlets. Ovolo also has the by Ovolo Collective within its portfolio of hotels: a distinctive collection of four unique hotels with one of them being MAMAKA by Ovolo, at Kuta Beach Bali, Indonesia. MAMAKA Bali has created a local urban vibe that is influenced by Ovolo’s uniqueness.
THE RIGHT TIME TO INVEST IS NOW, NOT LATER VERDE TWO Presents Solitaire Collection
September 29, 2021
When the Covid-19 pandemic hit the world in early 2020, many people thought that property investment would plummet as people would not spend their money on buying property during uncertain times. However, the data released by the Indonesian Investment Coordinating Board (BPKM) suggested otherwise. In 2020, the number of investments in housing, industrial complex, and office buildings in Indonesia has increased by 7,45 percent to Rp76,4 trillion compared to the 2019 investment value in this sector that only bagged Rp71,1 trillion.
Coming Up Roses
September 23, 2021
We are thrilled to announce that MAMAKA by Ovolo is bringing back the good vibrations to Kuta with its recent reopening. Along with the news, MAMAKA has also appointed Prefinite as their strategic communications agency. We look forward to sharing more updates about this dynamic and exciting boutique hotel located in Kuta/Legian. We’d also like to congratulate The Langham, Jakarta on their opening last September 9. And lastly, we have curated a few of our hospitality friends’ offerings for you to check out in the coming days.
September 9, 2021
We’re excited to be working with Raffles Bali, a brand that we’ve been working closely with since Prefinite was conceived. This edition, we’ve curated the latest hospitality offerings from our friends in Jakarta and Bali. We also encourage you to participate in Bali Pink Ribbon’s annual marathon and support their breast cancer awareness campaign. And lastly, join us to cheer on Team Indonesia as they compete at the finals of the Bocuse d’Or this month. Good luck!
Presenting Indonesian Hospitality
August 19, 2021
Still relishing the spirit of Indonesia’s Independence month, we are bringing you updates from some of the best Indonesian hotels in the country. At The Dharmawangsa, you can enjoy a Merdeka staycation, and over in Bali, start your week with scenes from the Lombok Strait at Amankila. In Jakarta, we are happy to share news from Sutasoma Hotel and the Tribata, and we also congratulate Hotel Indonesia Kempinski on it’s 59th anniversary. We believe in good causes and we hope you keep our Indonesian frontlines in mind and consider making a donation through GoWork and BenihBaik’s fundraiser.
August 5, 2021
All of us at Prefinite are extremely proud of Greysia Polii & Apriyani Rahayu’s winning gold at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics! What a great present for the country during Indonesia Independence month! From our friends and clients, we are happy to share Raffles Bali’s Lavish Family Retreat Package, the soon-to-open Tom’s by Tom Aikens at The Langham Jakarta, as well as the news of the Halal certification of 1945 at Fairmont Jakarta. Happy to share news from our friends at FoodieS, Lockdown Lifesavers to keep you happy at home.
Home Sweet Home
July 22, 2021
In this edition, we have selected several information from our hospitality clients and partners to keep you inspired at home. While staying at home, indulge yourself in our selection of dining-at-home offerings from The Hermitage and Shangri-La, Jakarta. And to really make the most out of staying at home, look into what Bang & Olufsen and Nespresso have to offer. We would like to welcome Sandrine Boutine, the new director of sales and marketing of The St. Regis Bali and The Laguna Bali.
Live Healthy, Live Happy at VERDE TWO
July 8, 2021
VERDE TWO is a safe oasis of comfortable respite at the heart of Jakarta. In times where health and wellness is an utmost luxury, VERDE TWO is proud to provide unparalleled state-of-the-art amenities to ensure a balanced lifestyle for its residents. With ample five-star amenities, residents should find staying home at VERDE TWO to be convenient and comfortable. Champions in providing high indoor air quality, also various indoor and outdoor facilities, VERDE TWO premises to make their residents live healthy and happy.
Celebrate Sudestada Jakarta’s 2nd Anniversary!
July 7, 2021
Sudestada Grill, Bar, and Cafe, the Argentinian tastemaker at the heart of Jakarta, is turning two on July 13th, 2021. Sudestada first welcomed its Amigos two years ago, and has since shared countless memorable authentic Argentinian dining experiences. Helmed by Argentine chef and owner Victor Taborda, Sudestada Jakarta’s authentic Latin flavors are reflected in its three concepts, the grill, bar and café. Last January, Sudestada Jakarta introduced Sudestada Heladeria, Sudestada’s gelato line that serves Sudestada fresh gelato and sorbet with the best ingredients available from all over the world.
June 24, 2021
Best wishes to our beloved capital city, Jakarta, on its 494th anniversary. Last week, Prefinite Communications had the most amazing under-the-sea dinner experience at Jakarta Aquarium with SKAL. It was a really magical experience and it is also a great option to bring your family to during this school holiday.
In this edition, we have also selected several holiday destinations that can help you unwind safely and bask in the sunshine and serenity. For those of you who are planning to work from Bali, we also have GoWork’s offer with Ramada by Wyndham.
Art Moments Jakarta Presents Encounter Moments Private Preview at Can’s Gallery
June 18, 2021
Art Moments Jakarta returns with the first Art Moments Jakarta Online (AMJO), through a virtual platform. From June 1st to June 30th, 2021, the first hybrid Indonesian art fair can be accessed through www.artmomentsjakarta.com, and from the Clamour mobile app. Art Moments Jakarta is a premium art fair managed by a team of experienced art fair organizers based in Jakarta and Singapore. The event is a platform for local and international art galleries to network, educate, exhibit, and engage.
Sudestada June Special
June 14, 2021
This month we present the most requested drinks promotion is the G&T Free flow is back! It’s extended until the end of June 2021. Our signature G&Ts are free flow! From Monday – Thursday 5 PM – 8 PM! Sudestada weekend cocktail with our signature Aged Negroni! The Negroni is a cocktail made with gin, sweet vermouth, and bitters. Enjoy our buy 2 get 1 free Aged Negroni for IDR 170 ++ Available Friday – Sunday, all day. And for our Wine promotion, Take your pick among our selected wines of the month! Whether it’s a special occasion or just hanging out with friends, take advantage of these specials!
Here comes the sun!
June 10, 2021
Summer is here and to start with, we are excited to be appointed by Andaz Bali as their strategic F&B marketing agency. We look forward to sharing more stories about Andaz Bali in the coming months. This edition, we present beautiful resorts and destinations to inspire you to plan your summer holidays. We have also picked interesting news of culinary happenings at Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta, and The Laguna, Nusa Dua.
Andaz Bali Appoints Prefinite Communications As Partner for Strategic F&B Marketing Agency
June 9, 2021
Andaz Bali has appointed Prefinite Communications as its strategic Food and Beverage marketing agency. The appointment of Prefinite Communications is part of Andaz Bali’s move to further introduce their F&B outlets to the local and regional markets. The appointment is effective from June 2021. Based in Jakarta, the strategic communications agency will work in partnership with the only Andaz resort in Southeast Asia to deliver a holistic marketing strategy for its five F&B outlets, creating integrated campaigns to amplify brand awareness and grow Andaz Bali’s customer base locally and throughout the region.
GoWork Fifth Anniversary Introduces #KerjaLebihDekat
May 27, 2021
In conjunction with GoWork’s fifth anniversary, and with a passion for revival, GoWork offers a solution for #KerjaLebihDekat. Whether closer to home or to public transportation, business centers, and even families, this flexibility is offered by the GoWork team to support the freedom of work and productivity of GoWork clients. With an ongoing commitment to ensuring workplace safety and comfort at every location, GoWork is ready to be your partner for a safe and productive day at work.
May 27, 2021
We wish our Buddhist friends a peaceful and blissful Vesak Day. In this edition, we have selected exciting news from our friends in Bali, as well as from our partners in Jakarta. We congratulate Verde Two for it’s recent accomplishment and GoWork for five years of revolutionizing work! Also, don’t miss out on Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta’s exciting offer to dive into the weekend!
Art Moments Jakarta Online 2021
May 21, 2021
The organizer of Art Moments Jakarta is proud to announce the first Art Moments Jakarta Online (AMJO) through a virtual platform. From 1 June to 30 June, the first hybrid Indonesian art fair can be accessed through www.artmomentsjakarta.com, and from the Clamour mobile app. Art Moments Jakarta will also be accompanied by three offline exhibitions at Jakarta’s leading art galleries.
May 6, 2021
With Eid upon us, we are looking forward to spending precious time with our families. In this edition, we have curated a selection of offers from our clients, partners, and friends for you to share those moments with. We have also included an interesting Mother’s Day promotion from InterContinental Jakarta this weekend. For those looking for a peaceful Vesak retreat, Amanjiwo is offering a captivating Vesak program. Hopefully, this will be a useful guide in planning your leisure activities!
April 22, 2021
Sending you a greeting in the spirit of Hari Kartini! Kartini remains an important figure in woman’s emancipation, and in her honor, we are featuring the inspirational Wendy Kusumawidagdo of Yayasan Helping Hands. With Ramadan onto its second week, we hope you’re having a blessed month so far. We have selected offers from our clients, partners, and friends in the hospitality industry. We hope it will be helpful for you!
Sudestada Ramadan Offers
April 20, 2021
Ramadan is around the corner, for you who are preparing for gifts for family, friends, and colleagues, let us introduce you to Sudestada Ramadan Hampers! Also check out Sudestada Short Ribs Rendang. Available for delivery and takeaway only, throughout the month of Ramadan.
Livin’ Large at Verde Two
April 8, 2021
Answering the demands of a dynamic lifestyle that requires an all-inclusive residential space, FARPOINT Realty introduces Livin’ Large, a bigger living space at the Monteverde Tower at VERDE TWO. Collaborating with MOIE, home to the most prestigious interior lifestyle brands, the fully furnished unit sized at 460sqm provides residents with ample space to support their productivity while staying at home during the Large Scale Social Restriction (PSBB). #FarPointRealty #LifeatVerdeTwo
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.