In celebration of Indonesia's 72nd Independence Day on 17th August 2017, the country's private sector has joined together to stage a spectacular shopping fiesta across the archipelago, to be ongoing from 15th to 27th August 2017.
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Uniquely shortened as 'HBD Indonesia', the 'Hari Belanja Diskon Indonesia' or 'Indonesia's Happy Big Discounts' will take place from 17th to 20th August 2017 at various Luxury Malls and Shopping Centers and other wholesale and retail centers as well as at airports and train stations across the Indonesian Archipelago.
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While, as part of the HBD Indonesia Fiesta and highlighting August as the month of Discounted Shopping, the Happy Birthday Indonesia Festival will take place at the Gambir Expo, Jakarta International Expo (JIExpo), at Kemayoran, Jakarta from 15th to 27th August 2017. And, to further brighten up the event, music performances will be held, fashion shows, culinary bazaars, and a special parade from the renowned Jember Fashion Carnaval.
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Projected to be the biggest shopping, culinary, and entertainment festival in the country to date, HBD Indonesia will feature no less than 200 businesses who manage over 500 national and international brands. These range from fashion and accessories, electronics, food and beverages, and a whole lot more. Besides the presence of big brands and well loved retailers, the festival will also involve participation by small and medium sized businesses.
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As special feature celebrating Indonesia's 72nd Independence Day, there will special offers to include the number '72'. These are among others: up to 72% discounted prices, the special price of IDR 72,000, buy two items for the price of IDR 72,000, and more such gimmicks. There will also be other intriguing offers such as 'Buy one Get One', 17% discount for 1 item and an additional 8% discount for the 2nd item (representing the date of Indonesia's Independence Day on 17th August 1945), bonuses and door prizes, 0% installment for credit card purchases, and a whole range more.
Scheduled to be officially launched by the President of the Republic Indonesia, Joko Widodo on15th August 2017, HBD Indonesia is projected to become an annual event and moreover, an icon of Indonesia's Shopping Sprees just as Black Friday is in USA, and Boxing Day in the U.K.
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So, get ready for some spectacular shopping sensations! And be prepared to shop till you drop!
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