To present the Malay culture and traditions. The event features a dance competition and dance performance from dance groups and schools in city of Batam.
Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival
An annual event much anticipated by jazz lovers,the festival showcases over 1,000 jazz musicians from Indonesia and abroad.
Putri Bau Nyale Mandalika Festival
It is linked to a popular folklore of a beautiful princess Putri Mandalika, who willingly sacrified herself by jumping into the sea and promising a return in the form of the Nyale (sea worms). This event is usually participated in by youngsters.
Weaving and Handicraft Exhibition
Local hand weaving of different design and colour. Display of traditional woven textiles and clothing of Timorese. Various handicrafts are also performed at this exhibition.
MATTA Int'l Travel Fair (MITF), Malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 2008