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Seeker after untruths, generally finding 'em

NtJP in brown envelope shock!!

Indications from the Kemang Commercial Court are that, short of the odd brown envelope, the deal with Mata Pribadi will get approval this coming Friday. While Mata Pribadi‘s plans are not yet in the public domain, we understand that they will be publishing … Continue reading

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In the matter of NottheJakarkta Post LLC (in liquidation)

In the matter of NottheJakarkta Post LLC (in liquidation) please be advised that a petition is before this court from the Administrators seeking approval of the sale of the business on a “current valuation” plus intangible asset basis to Mata … Continue reading

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NtJP in final curtain Shock!!

If you have come here looking for the usual Friday Roundup then we have bad news. After just 60 days in existence, the NottheJakartaPost is closing its doors and the staff are all moving on to pastures new. A number … Continue reading

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Mighty Reds in BATS shock!!!!

Burgeoning Asian interest in English Premier League (EPL) football has not bypassed Jakarta,  the city that really never sleeps, indeed a recent survey commissioned by the NtJP, in conjunction with newly arrived SUPERBRANDS, revealed that more than one in two Jakartan cars and … Continue reading

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Happy Independence Day, Indonesia!!

We may moan sometimes, but we love you warts and all! NtJP will be back tommorow

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Not the Jakarta Post in NASDAQ IPO sensation!!!

In the days before business models were called business models, giving things away was not considered a sensible business model. Now, however, your average venture capitalist would probably laugh if you proffered him a business plan which incorporated the curious … Continue reading

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The same old, same old non-shock!!!

And how was your journey into the office this morning? Out-of-date statistics suggest more than hour to travel really not very far, and up-to-date statistics would undoubtedly suggest longer. You do not need statistics of course to know that travel … Continue reading

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