Category Archives: November 2011

A public embarrassment

In a remarkable and seemingly otherwise unreported incident last week, long time Jakarta based US Expat and former Schlumberger wireline hand “Jumpin” Jim Le Fevre, whose wedding we reported earlier in the year, was arrested and interrogated for unintentionally breaching the “invisible” security … Continue reading

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Message from MP

First of all, thanks for subscribing to Mata Pribadi, it means you are the very first to get new posts! We intend to publish the November Edition shortly and are currently putting the thing together, however, if we accidentally press … Continue reading

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Jakarta Expat

Rather against our corporate nature, we have consistently struggled to say anything terribly nice about the various Jakarta media which, by and large, manage not to separate journalism from paid puffs and advertising – with spotting the join being almost impossible to … Continue reading

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