• Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00
    Indonesians take batik to the world
    THREE INDONESIAN designers will present their batik creations next month to open the “Batik for the World” exhibition at the Unesco House in Paris.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:34
    Mattel Indonesia to introduce batik-wearing Barbie
    Mattel is set to launch an Indonesian version of its iconic Barbie toy, with the famous doll wearing the country's signature batik clothing.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 01:00
    Both sides of Batik
    The Jim Thompson Museum takes a deep look at an Indonesian tradtition that never stop evolving
    Art
  • Wed, 14 Jun 2017 18:33
    Beautiful in batik
    Uniqlo launches its Batik Motif collection featuring modern batik motifs that combine traditional patterns with contemporary colours, silhouettes and designs to create a new modern heritage from the traditional treasure.
    fashion
  • Thu, 01 Jun 2017 13:45
    Beautiful in batik
    Uniqlo launches its Batik Motif collection featuring modern batik motifs that combine traditional patterns with contemporary colours, silhouettes and designs to create a new modern heritage from the traditional treasure.
    lifestyle
  • Wed, 31 May 2017 01:00
    Picnicking with Nemo
    A trip to the small island of Koh Yao Noi isn't complete without a visit to the floating farm and a batik lesson
    Thailand
  • Mon, 02 May 2016 01:00
    Art blessed with batik
    BRENDA CH’NG THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 28 Mar 2016 01:00
    In Java, heritage houses tumble
    Home to a bustling batik trade, Laweyan is at risk of losing its history
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 14 Mar 2016 01:00
    How batik built Malaysia
    National identity was reforged around culture, as seen in the exhibition “Love Me in My Batik”
    lifestyle
  • Sun, 31 Jan 2016 22:36
    Pekalongan: The city of batik and more
    CENTRAL JAVA - The north coast of Java is dotted with old trading towns that are often overlooked by visitors to Indonesia.
    ASEAN+
  • Thu, 14 Jan 2016 10:03
    Protecting the heritage of batik
    TWO DISTRICTS IN CENTRAL JAVA WORKING TO PROTECT THEIR TRADITION AGAINST MASS PRODUCTION IN CHINA
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 05 Oct 2015 01:00
    Traditions in textiles
    Indonesia celebrated Batik Day on Friday amid concerns that its nationals are not differentiating between handdrawn, stamped and printed designs
    lifestyle
  • Tue, 09 Dec 2014 01:00
    Adding colours to Malaysian art of batik
    Michelle Lau started off small with her company Meesha Sukira, reinventing batik while maintaining a traditional twist; she now exports close to 2 million products a year to eight countries
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:24
    'I want to be myself', says First Lady
    There was something a tad different about First Lady Iriana, 51, when she welcomed guests at the Jakarta governor's residence in Menteng, Central Jakarta, on Sunday. Wearing turquoise kebaya and kain (long cloth) batik, she admitted that she had just got
    ASEAN+
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