Category Archives: Sport

ISCI Hockey team in KL bar shock!!!

Details are only now emerging of an incident at the RSC 9-a side hockey tournament in Kuala Lumpur a couple of weekends ago, with the matter going unreported in the Malaysian press and a wall of silence being established until last … Continue reading

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Inbound golf tourism – Mata Pribadi says no!!

You may have seen in today’s Jakarta Post, Golf Promo Indonesia’s Mr. Dennis G. Kloeth’s open letter to the newly appointed Minister  of Tourism, Lampposts and Things that go Bump in the Night. Mr Kloeth is lobbying the Minister, Mari … Continue reading

Posted in Business, December 2011, Sport | 13 Comments

US Expat in Strictly Come Dancing Shock!!!

In a night of huge entertainment and high drama that captivated a capacity audience at the 2nd Annual ASEAN Strictly Come Dancing final held in the Grand Hyatt Ballroom, long time US expat Zartin McHary took the coveted championship title with … Continue reading

Posted in Expat Characters, Expat Foibles, November 2011, Sport | 4 Comments

BJC in Apology Shock!!

The Jakarta Inter-League was in total confusion last evening following a speech to the parties at the traditional post Lebaran get together at the President’s Palace at Jagorawi Golf and Country Club. President Bapak Jack Coldcall, often known affectionately as … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, September 2011, Sport | Leave a comment

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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Jakarta Interleague in debt ceiling crisis standoff!!

Jakarta Inter League (JIL) was in chaos after midnight at the Grand Hyatt Conference Centre as the opposing factions haggled over what should have been the formality of increasing the League’s borrowing ceiling, and indeed over who was to pay the … Continue reading

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Jakarta Inter-League Treasurer in Star Deli Shock!!

As exclusively revealed by this organ, the treasurer of  the Golfers of Democracy Party (GOD) of President Bapak Jack Coldcall (or BJC as he is almost universally known), fled to Singapore, just hours before the Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK) issued an order … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Expat Foibles, Sport | 4 Comments