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New outfit, new spirit for Chinese New Year

  • Winda A. Charmila

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, February 14 2018 | 12:18 am

PREMIUM Like many other people of Chinese descent in Jakarta, Yuliana is looking forward to celebrating Chinese New Year, locally known as Imlek.

In the weeks leading up to the celebration of the New Year, which falls this year on Feb. 16, the 35-year-old woman bought new clothes for her husband, children and her parents-in-law, as is traditional among the country’s Chinese-Indonesian community.<...