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Matiere, a well-known French construction company

Joyeux Noël et bonne année 2014! A French engineering and construction company formed in 1932, MATIERE(R) has become an expert in pre-cast concrete products for underpasses and road / rail tunnels, and a specialist designer and fabricator of permanent and temporary steel bridges. MATIERE(R) has grown rapidly internationaly with its well-known expertise.

Above picture from left to right: Mr. Philippe Gouvary – Regional Manager Asia of MATIERE(R), Mr. Herve Blanc – Chief Financial Officer of MATIERE(R) and Mr. Olivier Merle – Chairman of SBS Asia.

MATIERE(R) exports or has products licensed in more than 50 countries in Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa, Indian Ocean, Middle East, Caribbean and Central America. In the Philippines for instance, MATIERE(R) has been recently awarded the construction of more than 500 bridges!



House For Sale

Highlight on Investment: House for sale that is located in prime area of South Jakarta. The residence is within proximity to major amenties including Pondok Indah Mall, Pondok Indah Hospital, Cilandak Area and many International Schools (Feb15/p7).



Indonesia International Infrastructure Conference and Exhibition 2013

IIICE is the largest B2B and B2G infrastructure event in Indonesia. It showcases the vast potential for sustainable infrastructure development in each of the 33 provinces of the Indonesian Archipelago. Held annually since 2009, IIICE successfully matches buyers, suppliers, and government officials on an unprecedented level.

With ever increasing national and global investment going into Indonesia’s infrastructure, the upcoming IIICE 2013 will once again provide the most comprehensive and valuable platform for governments, businesses, and leading experts to meet, discuss, and find solutions for infrastructure needs throughout Indonesia.

When: 13-15 November 2013
venue: Jakarta Convention Center


Happening I-Now2

Happening Gallery: Visual Art by Marco Ginex

Happening Gallery of Architectural Photography: An Abstract Architectural Exhibition Marco Ginex presented by PT Jakarta Land at the World Trade Centre II 14th April 2015. American architect Julia Morgan once said, “Architecture is a visual art, and the buildings speak for themselves.“ This is what Marco Ginex does, through his lenses, he invites the viewer to see the most beautiful architectural elements from all over the world that have never been seen before (p7/apr15).



Preferential Trade Agreement between Pakistan & Indonesia

H.E. Mr. Sanaullah, the Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Indonesia and Head of Indonesian Agricultural Quarantine Agency (IAQA) Mrs. Banun Harpini today August 30, 2013 in Jakarta finally signing of the Mutual Recognition Agreement on Plant Quarantine and SPS Measures.

Indonesia-Pakistan PTA to become operational as of September 01, 2013. Creating new opportunities for mutually beneficial exploitation of the huge trade potential that happily marks the historically friendly relations between Pakistan and Indonesia. The last hurdle in the actualization of the PTA was affectively removed by the signing of Mutual Recognition Agreement on Plant Quarantine and SPS Measures.



Room for Rent in Cipete Utara

HIGHLIGHT on Property: Rental Fee is 550 $ per month (200 $ per week, 40 $ per night). Inclusive laundry, cleaning service, electricity, water, WIFI, cable TV, security, garbage fee, pool and garden service (p9/Mar15).



Jakarta Vertical Kampung

The issue of housing is a problem for Indonesia and many developing countries. Unlike in Europe, there is no culture in designing affordable housing in Jakarta. Jakarta Vertical Kampungs – SkyscraperCity are placed on top of waste processing machines, located in between the higways of Jakarta’s business.

An event focusing on the creative design exploration of the ‘Vertical Kampung’ concept for Jakarta. The full event will run and will embody a master class, followed by a conference and exhibition.

The project expresses the two faces of Jakarta and demonstrates how the poor and the rich can mutually benefit. Parts of the overpopulated kampungs will be relocated so space for green areas is created. Recycling and composting by the kampungs can clean up the city and provide income for the poorest.

When: 7 July  – 8 August 2013 | Venue: ERASMUS HUIS, Rasuna Said Jakarta