Tag Archives: Asian

Introducing Asian and Indonesian Culinary Through Social Media

Her hobby of cooking makes Lenny Taurusia Kurniadewi want to enter the restaurant business. But with a profession as a nurse in Austin, Texas, Lenny finally decided to become a food blogger. Through ‘eats_n_noods’, he introduced Asian and Indonesian cuisine to the US public, especially in Austin

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Korea Joint Team Wins Historic Medal at Asian Games

Two countries. One historic medal. The joint Korean team won a historic bronze medal at the Asian Games, Saturday (25/8), in the women’s 200-meter dragon boat final. Team two Korea lost to China and the hosts, Indonesia, the Associated Press news agency reported. It was the first time that a …

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Tennis wins Indonesia’s 10th gold at the Asian Games

Indonesian tennis players Christopher Benjamin Rungkat and Aldila Sutjiadi contributed their 10th gold medal at the Asian Games from the mixed doubles number, Saturday (25/8). Christopher and Aldila defeated Thailand’s mixed doubles, Luksika Kumkhum and Sonchat Ratiwatana, in three sets at the Jakabaring Sports City tennis court in Palembang, South …

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Entering the Asian Games Half, Indonesia Gets 12 Gold

Entering the middle of the 2018 Asian Games, on Sunday (26/8), Indonesia managed to collect 12 gold, exceeding the gold that Indonesia had won when it first hosted the Asian Games in 1962. Rifki Ardiansyah Arrosyiid presented Indonesia’s 11th gold from the men’s 60 kg karate number, and Aqsa Sutan …

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Indonesia Harvests 8 Asian Games Gold from Pencak Silat

The sport of pencak silat managed to win eight gold medals at the Asian Games for Indonesia, Monday (27/8). According to data from the Asian Games website, in the morning, pencak silat athlete Puspa Arum Sari contributed gold from the women’s individual art event, the pair Yola Primadona Jampil and …

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Jojo Wins First Badminton Asian Games Gold

Jonatan Christie succeeded in presenting the first gold medal in badminton for the men’s singles number, in the match which took place at Istora Senayan, Jakarta, Tuesday (28/8). In the midst of the boisterous support of the audience, Jojo defeated the badminton player from China Taipei, Chou Tien Chen. Winning …

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Asian Games Committee Conducts Miras Violation in Athlete Village

Asian Games organizers are taking action against violations of alcohol consumption rules in athletes’ villages, officials said Monday (27/8). As quoted by the AFP news agency, Asian Games officials reminded athletes that consuming alcoholic beverages is “not allowed” and is not good for health. The athletes who have finished competing …

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Indonesian Pencak Silat Buys Gold Medal at Asian Games

The sport of pencak silat succeeded in increasing Indonesia’s gold medal coffers by buying a total of five gold medals at the 2018 Asian Games competition which was held at Padepokan Taman Mini Indonesia, Wednesday (29/8). Pencak silat athlete, Sugianto, contributed his ninth gold medal for the sport of pencak …

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Asian Games Success, Indonesia Aims to Host the 2032 Olympics

After successfully holding the 2018 Asian Games, Indonesia stated that it was ready to submit itself as a candidate to host the 2032 Olympics. This was conveyed directly by President Joko Widodo when he received IOC International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach and OCA Asian Olympic Committee President Sheikh Ahmad …

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