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#35946 - 11 Nov 06 04:34 Sultan Hotel & Jakarta Police
chewwyUK Offline

Registered: 14 Sep 06
Posts: 2392
Loc: Jakarta
I wanted to raise an issue that has really started to piss me off recently. Has anybody noticed that since the Hilton Management team has gone and the owners are now managing the property themselves something fishy has started??

I cannot be the only one to notice that the police have started closing off the semanggi slip road that leads on to sudirman. They have started doing this at random times of the day and night when there is no reason to do so. Well no reason other than to force cars to get to sudirman by going through the Sultan Hotel and paying Rp. 2000 parking charge!

Call me cynical but I am sure those parking guys and police guys have come up with a way to create another toll road in JKT.

come the revolution these guys will be first against the wall !!!
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Edit Reason: taste

#35947 - 11 Nov 06 04:35 Re: Sultan Hotel & Jakarta Police [Re: chewwyUK]
Dilli Offline
Pujangga Besar

Registered: 26 Feb 06
Posts: 8044
Loc: Nearest Bar
Ever the cynic Chewwy, however, you may have a point there!
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#35991 - 12 Nov 06 10:21 Re: Sultan Hotel & Jakarta Police [Re: Dilli]
Shesca Offline

Registered: 12 Aug 06
Posts: 852
Loc: Jakarta
Welcome to Jakarta, Chewwy. But I think this has been going on for quite a while now. Not only recently.And I think it had happened even when the hotel was still called HILTON.
If you can't describe what you are doing as a process, you don't know what you're doing.

#35992 - 12 Nov 06 11:10 Re: Sultan Hotel & Jakarta Police [Re: Shesca]
KuKuKaChu Moderator Offline
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Registered: 09 Oct 05
Posts: 10790
Loc: Centre of the Universe
yes. that little rought has been going on for many years.
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#35993 - 12 Nov 06 11:26 Re: Sultan Hotel & Jakarta Police [Re: KuKuKaChu]
Polar Bear Offline
Pujangga Besar

Registered: 23 Nov 05
Posts: 6177
Yep - they were doing it two years ago cos I had an argument with one.....


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