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Ladies first … please

  • Triwik Kurniasari

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta   /   Sun, April 22 2012   /  11:26 am

Female passengers enter Jakarta’s rapid transit bus Transjakarta that imposes separate sections for men and women to reduce sexual harassment. JP/R.Berto WedhatamaFemale music lovers, who happen to be die-hard fans of American songstress Lady Gaga, will get rare red carpet treatment when watching her upcoming concert in Jakarta.Lady Gaga’s concert promoter Big Daddy Entertainment has made a major breakthrough by providing a special area for women fans. There are around 700 women-only seats available for the show, which is due to be held on June 3 at the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium in Senayan sports complex, Central Jakarta, that is hoped to bring in some 40,000 music lovers. “We have learned that female music goers tend to feel uncomfortable being in the same line or crowd with men,” said Ratu Nur, Big Daddy’s production director. “Since this Gaga concert is a huge show, we had...