We proudly make President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo our December cover this year and name him as our “Man of the Year”. Yes—we couldn’t think anyone but President Jokowi that fits the title. His success story, rising from humble beginnings to the presidential palace, is unprecedented and shines some light on how we have longed for someone who can lead the country in the right way.
Still in the Features section, you’ll find the stories of superwomen who have redefined their roles in society. With their professions, status, power, humility, and work ethics, they have expanded the definition of real women, as they don’t limit themselves from achieving their potential. Also, peruse Asia Tatler Readers’ Choice Award and discover what topped the polls in all of the crème-de-la-crème categories we picked—from hotels to fashion brands, favourite holiday destinations, and more.