Forbes List The 40 Richest People in Indonesia
FORBES ASIA’s kickoff list of the 40 richest Indonesians reveals the emerging nation’s biggest asset: its people. Indonesia is the fourth-most-populous country in the world, with 230 million folks who call its 17,500 islands home. As a result, more than half of Indonesia’s Rich Listers made their fortunes [...]
International World Robotic Olympiade
Medan students proved that they can compete and win International Competitions and events. After several wins from World Wushu Championships by the North Sumatra Wushu Team, today the students from Prime One School Medan show their ability by winning several categories in the International World Robotic Olympiade (WRO) held in Pohang, Postech [...]
[ 02/10/2009; ] Batik Day 02 Oct: Unesco Lists Batik As Indonesian Cultural Heritage
Antara, The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization has officially recognized batik as an Indonesian cultural treasure, Coordinating Minister for People’s Welfare Aburizal Bakrie said on Monday.
Indonesians have been asked to wear batik on Oct. 2, following UNESCO’s decision to add the traditional dyeing [...]
Indonesia receive recognition from the United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) that has declared Indonesian Batik as a world legacy
What is Batik?
Batik is a wax-resist dyeing technique used on textile. Due to modern advances in the textile industry the term has also been used for fabrics which incorporates the traditional batik patterns although [...]
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History of The Tjong A Fie Mansion
A prominent home located in the heart of Medan City at Kesawan Square, this beautiful mansion is full of characters and cultures behind its history in Medan. Now, for limited time only, the mansion is opened to visitors for an inside look at the true history of Tjong A [...]
Sejarah Tjong A Fie
The History (in Bahasa Indonesia) | English version = The Tjong A Fie Mansion
Tjong Fung Nam yang lebih populler dengan nama gelarnya dengan Tjong A Fie dilahirkan tahun 1860 di desa Sungkow daerah Moyan atau Meixien dan berasal dari suku Khe atau Hakka. Ia berasal dari keluarga sederhana, ayahnya yang sudah tua [...]
The Online World Unite to Fight Against Terrorism
Since the terrorist attacks with suicide bombings to 2 luxury hotels JW Marriott and Ritz Carlton Hotels in Jakarta, the online community has united to show their support to fight against terrorism especially Indonesians.
By using Twitter, everyone has united by twittering the word #indonesiaunite with their comments to [...]
We would like to take this opportunity to thank our Visitors, Readers and Subscribers to MedanKu.com
In March 2009, we have over 46,051 visitors to MedanKu.com, 31,698, NEW unique visitors, 14,353 returning visitors, and 273,841 page views a month, and growing…”
Our visitors come from all over the world, the image below are the top [...]
The Beauty of Medan Portrait
The art of photography capturing the beauty of Medan through the eys of the photographer in these 2 very well take photos of Mesjid Raya, the Grand Mosque of Medan which has somehow become one of the icon of Medan.
photo by Manolinlao
photo by Cak Noor
For more pictures of Medan see the [...]