A range of nations is reported to have dropped the visa requirements for Indonesian passport holders. According to Passport Index, eighty-one countries currently allow Indonesian passport holders to visit without a visa, an boom from 74 nations in February 2019. However, a few international locations can also require an e-visa or a visa on arrival. Also, there are international locations that appoint the regulation simplest in sure airports.
The seven nations which allow Indonesians to journey without visa consists of Barbados (90 days visa-unfastened), Bolivia (ninety days with a visa on arrival/e-visa), Namibia (90 days visa-loose), Nigeria (pre-visa on arrival), Pakistan (90 days with a visa on arrival/e-visa), Saint Kitts and Nevis (ninety days visa-unfastened) and Senegal (30 days with a visa on arrival).
Go-Jek has unveiled a brand new characteristic known as Enjoy Jakarta, in collaboration with the Jakarta Administration. The feature lets the general public get admission to events within the capital city thru the Go-tix web page of their utility. “In the Go-tix page, users can discover records approximately activities in Jakarta, and what’s happening inside the metropolis,” Vice President Corporate Affairs of Go-Jek Indonesia, Michael Say, said the day past.
The collaboration pursuits boost tourism within the capital and facilitate Jakarta’s development as a clever metropolis. Go-Jek also aims to help the Jakarta management produce 2 hundred,000 micro-, small-, and medium-sized organizations (MSMEs). The company is presently offering a collaboration with Jakarta’s National Craft Council (Dekranasda). According to Michael, Go-Jek’s special program, referred to as GoWirausaha, lets new organizations enroll in commercial enterprise education schemes to continue to exist in the era of Industry 4.0.
Indonesia has recorded a 90 consistent with cent boom in its digital economy in 2015-2017, the best amongst ASEAN member countries. Hari Sentosa Sungkari, Deputy of Infrastructure of the Creative Economy Agency (Becraft), stated, “During 2015-2017, the increase of Indonesia’s virtual economy has nearly reached 90 percent.” E-commerce transactions had been observed to have reached US$8million in 2017. In addition, US$5million became made thru online shops together with Bukalapak, Tokopedia, and others. The transactions were, on the whole, carried out through innovative industries and small to medium scale corporations. It was also discovered that most of the small companies had been led via ladies. Sungkari, in large part, attributed this to the girls promoting handicrafts and snacks online hailing from extraordinary components of Indonesia, together with Magelang, Salatiga, and Bengkulu.
According to the cent, Suhail Nazara, Chief of the Fiscal Policy Agency of the Finance Ministry, has expected that monetary growth in the 2d quarter of 2019 may be around five.05 to 5.15. “We predict 5.05 to five.15 percentage, or better than the primary area of 2019,” he said at a press convention on Friday. Suhail attributed the stepped forward financial performance to big household intake from accelerated public spending during the 2019 Eid-al-Fitri period. Non-profit institutions using household consumption have also contributed to the economy’s direction, following elevated sports in the course of the 2019 presidential election. The investment quarter, which has bogged down all through the primary quarter of 2019, may also have a nice effect.
“We mentioned investments to be slowing down a little because of the election. So traders determined to ‘be patient’ till the election had completed. But we hope, beginning in June, there can be contributions from investments,” he stated. However, he projected that the monetary overall performance in 2019 could no longer be as excessive as in 2018, whilst the increased fee reached five.27 in step with cent. Earlier, the National Statistics Agency discovered that the financial system had grown with the aid of five.07 consistent with cent inside the first area of 2019. Current family consumption is also recorded at a degree of 5.01 percent, which is higher than the primary zone prices in 2017 and 2018, at beneath five consistent with cent.