Indonesia’s new capital: Why Bandung is a better choice than Jakarta

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Indonesia has decided to move its capital from Jakarta, the sprawling megacity of 10 million people on Java island, to Bandung, a smaller but more dynamic city in West Java province. The parliament approved the bill to relocate the capital in January 2023, after years of debate and planning.

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