Akhyari Hananto
@akhyari

Akhyari Hananto

http://www.goodnewsfromindonesia.org

I began my career in the banking industry in 1997, and stayed approx 6 years in it. This industry boost his knowledge about the economic condition in Indonesia, both macro and micro, and how to understand it. My banking career continued in Yogyakarta when I joined in a program funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB),as the coordinator for a program aimed to help improve the quality of learning and teaching process in private universities in Yogyakarta. When the earthquake stroke Yogyakarta, I chose to join an international NGO working in the area of ?disaster response and management, which allows me to help rebuild the city, as well as other disaster-stricken area in Indonesia. I went on to become the coordinator for emergency response in the Asia Pacific region. Then I was assigned for 1 year in Cambodia, as a country coordinator mostly to deliver developmental programs (water and sanitation, education, livelihood). In 2009, he continued his career as a protocol and HR officer at the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya, and two years later I joined the Political and Economic Section until now, where i have to deal with extensive range of people and government officials, as well as private and government institution troughout eastern Indonesia. I am the founder and Editor-in-Chief in Good News From Indonesia (GNFI), a growing and influential social media movement, and was selected as one of The Most Influential Netizen 2011 by The Marketeers magazine. I also wrote a book on "Fundamentals of Disaster Management in 2007"?, "Good News From Indonesia : Beragam Prestasi Anak Bangsa di dunia"? which was luanched in August 2013, and "Indonesia Bersyukur"? which is launched in Sept 2013. In 2014, 3 books were released in which i was one of the writer; "Indonesia Pelangi Dunia"?, "Indonesia The Untold Stories"? and "Growing! Meretas Jalan Kejayaan" I give lectures to students in lectures nationwide, sharing on full range of issues, from economy, to diplomacy

Indonesia's Most Anticipated Colossal Movie

Indonesia's Most Anticipated Colossal Movie

When was the last time you watched Indonesia's war movie? Long time ago, rite? It was the time when movies about struggle were used by New-Order government to increase and keep up the nationalism of the people. Janur Kuning, Cut Nya'Dien, Diponegoro, Lebak Membara, and many more were aired almost

Indonesia's Reason To Smile

Indonesia's Reason To Smile

Indonesia is now among the top 20 economies in the world (and on the UN Security Council) and its position within the G20 is assured by continuing growth rates. It is overtaking Belgium and Sweden and will very soon overtake Turkey to become the largest Muslim-led economy in the world.

Indonesian Military Industry

Indonesian Military Industry

Nepal, which just sacked their king from the palace, ordered as many as 28 units of Indonesian-made Panzer of RPPM 4x4 (below). The producer, Pindad, however said that the main focus now is to fulfill national order from Indonesian Army. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="369" caption="RPPM 4x4"][/caption] Indonesia actually can make full use

Yogya, Jogja, Or However You Like It!

Yogya, Jogja, Or However You Like It!

When grief's overwhelming, I rise from misery by recalling your smile, I am touched. Amid this anguish, I expect of a shelter, and I  always want to return to you, Jogjakarta... Above is part of the lyrics of the song titled ''Return to You, Jogja'' sung by a famous Indonesian singer,

We (Will Always) Secure Ambalat

We (Will Always) Secure Ambalat

It's been quite a while since the last time I got updated with issues over Ambalat area, until few days ago when Malaysia naval fleets intruded into it without being able to be contacted by Indonesian counterpart. The ending was easy to find out, Indonesian naval fleet escorted them out. In this

Bridging China-Indonesia

Bridging China-Indonesia

It is almost inevitable for anyone elsewhere in the world to put more attention to Asia's fastest growing power, which is China. Many countries in Latin America and the Oceania had turned down their political support for Taiwan, instead they open their arms much wider for China's coming. I would

Garuda's New Make Up

Garuda's New Make Up

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="300" caption="New more comfortable seats"][/caption] I got those pictures from this blog, a newly arrived Garuda Indonesia's Airbus A330-200. I like the new interior. And also, Garuda Indonesia will soon change the uniforms of its crews. Look at this pictures below... nice, isnt it? So Indonesia, right? [caption

A True Lover Of Indonesia

A True Lover Of Indonesia

I have a friend, young, energetic, full of passion, and she loves Indonesia so much, and she is Malaysian. She has been visiting Indonesia more than 20 times, and she also attracted her fellow Malaysians to visit Indonesia. Her love to Indonesia is simply reflected by the hi-level of knowledge

More Images Of SHIA Terminal 3

More Images Of SHIA Terminal 3

Above are the recent images of newly opened SHIA Terminal 3. Pics taken from here.

Indonesia's Next Presidential Car?

Indonesia's Next Presidential Car?

It is very common to have a presidential car which is made inside the country. You may ask Nikolas Sarkozy, he has Citroen and Peugeot as his formal car, Angela Merkel undoubtedly with Mercedez-Benz, Lee Myung Bak with Hyundai, Obama with Cadillac, and many more samples. [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="366" caption="Esemka DIGDAYA (Double-cabin