Tempo English Weekly


Celebrating Rural Ecotourism

Of the 10.4 million foreign tourists who visited Indonesia in 2015, some 1.6 million came to enjoy ecotourism. The tourism ministry recorded an increase in the number of ecotourists over the last two years, including visitors from the ASEAN countries. The increase is triggered by, among others, the development of…


Kiadan Plaga In A Cup Of Coffee

Organic coffee farming in Kiadan Plaga is the main source of income. It is also a vehicle for the village’s brand of ecotourism.~

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Monday, January 08, 2018

Java Holds the Key

HASTO Kristiyanto stopped for a moment as he was about to take a sip from his mineral water in Tempo’s editorial meeting room last Friday. The Indonesian Democratic Party of Struggle (PDI-P) secretary-general apologized for his petai, or stinky bean, breath. "Last night I was served stinky-bean fried rice by the President.