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Farah Fitriani Faruq  |  [email protected]  |  34 posts

a single young woman full of spirit in making a better Indonesia, Bandung citizen, Law UNPAD'09 student, non-trend-follower, criminal series watcher, bathroom singer, family & friends lover. just a playboy hater struggling to be more religious & smarter.

‘Alangkah Lucunya Negeri Ini’ Goes To Academy Awards

→  October 2, 2010 2

Who said that Indonesian movie will never be good enough to compare with Hollywood movies?  Alangkah Lucunya Negeri Ini (How Funny This Country Is), a movie directed by Deddy Mizwar, has been chosen to represent Indonesia in the Academy Awards 2011, the biggest movie festival  in the world. “The Academy Awards requests every country to send [...]

WALI’s Songs in Europe

→  October 1, 2010 0

This is a kind of  old-yet-new story, but still worth to read. An excellent news came from a local band which jumped to fame with its single Cari Jodoh (Seeking a Soulmate), WALI. Two of WALI’s song “Cari jodoh” and “Baik Baik Sayang” have been translated to English and sang by Fabrizio Fanelli, an Eurovision [...]

Indonesia’s Global Brands (Part 15: Snacks)

→  September 30, 2010 6

Do you like eating peanut? If you do, then you must be familiar with this snack: Kacang Garuda. Yup, Kacang Garuda is one of the most popular brands of coasted peanut in Indonesia. This product comes from a big food and beverage company, Garuda Food which also produces other popular snack and drink for children, such as [...]

The First Indonesian To Receive The Commander Of The Order Of The British Empire

→  September 29, 2010 0

It is always very refreshing for me to see an Indonesian getting an international award. I know that Indonesians are smart, because I’ve seen many of Indonesians getting gold medals in international olympics. But that’s not what I’m gonna talk about now. In this post I just wanna  let you all know about Professor Azyumardi [...]