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Jakarta Post
The Jakarta Post
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DKI Jakarta, Indonesia
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Indonesia, the dream country of Koreans

  • Simon A Panggabean

    Contributor

Jakarta | Wed, October 28 2009 | 02:02 pm

PREMIUM Shin Don-cheol, a South Korean artist, got to know Jakarta for the first time in the middle of the 1990s when his plane from Bali to Seoul was grounded in Jakarta for 24 hours due to engine trouble. A friend who happened to live in Jakarta took him around to see the city. He liked the city very much and later decided to return to make a living as an art teacher. He remained in the city despit...

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