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Jakarta nightlife curbed during Ramadhan

  • Callistasia Anggun Wijaya

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Sat, May 20, 2017 | 09:15 am
Jakarta nightlife curbed during Ramadhan Muslims perform the tarawih (evening prayer) on the eve of Ramadhan at the Miftahul Jannah Mosque in East Jakarta on June 5. JP/Dhoni Setiawan (The Jakarta Post/Dhoni Setiawan)

PREMIUM Amid growing conservatism, the Jakarta administration is curbing nightlife entertainment in the capital during Ramadhan, instructing all nightclubs to cease operations starting one day before the fasting month, which is expected to commence on May 26. The head of the tourist industry department at the Jakarta Tourism Agency, Jamruhi Androfa, said only bars inside four-and five-star hotels cou...