Enthusiastic crowds throng Jakarta Fair 2022

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Merry-go-round at Jakarta Fair. (IO/Brian Wayapen)

Jakarta, IO – Jakarta Fair (PRJ), dubbed the “biggest, longest and most complete fair in Southeast Asia” reopened from June 9-July 17 after a lull during the last two years due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Visitors are still required to comply with the health protocols, a measure that include wearing masks. Held at its traditional venue JIExpo Kemayoran, it offers a variety of entertainment for the public, from culinary delights such as the Betawi food, kerak telor (Betawi-style omelet made of duck eggs and rice) and children’s games such as electric bumper cars and carousels. (Brian Wayapen)