Indonesia requires Rupiah payment or risk prison sentence

Indonesia requires Rupiah payment or risk prison sentence

Indonesia requires Rupiah payment for all transactions made in Indonesia. This  new mandate was released on 31 March 2015 by Bank Indonesia which is the central bank of the Republic of Indonesia. This new rule will be enforced for all domestic transactions from 1 July...
West Bali National Park entrance fee

West Bali National Park entrance fee

West Bali National Park entrance fee as of 1 June 2015. Domestic visitor (Indonesian) at Rp 10,000 per person during weekdays. Domestic visitor (Indonesian) at Rp 15,000 per person during weekends and national holidays. Group of domestic students (10+ students) at Rp...
Bali cancels immigration entry form

Bali cancels immigration entry form

The Bali airport cancels the use of the immigration entry form for overseas visitors. This is as of 1 April 2015. The white three fold immigration entry form is no longer used. This is the three-fold-form that was previously given to passengers on the plane before...
Old Bali airport taxi rates

Old Bali airport taxi rates

Below are some of the old Bali airport taxi rates that have changed over the years. Click on the images below to see a larger version. If only we could revert back to the oldest rate where a transfer to Kuta was only Rp 6,500 😉 Continue here to see the current Ngurah...
Bali airport taxi rates for 2019

Bali airport taxi rates for 2019

Bali airport taxi rate Below are the current Bali airport taxi rates. There are two different prices for transfers. The first one are fixed rates (issued in February 2015). The second and most recent is rates by distance – similar to a meter taxi (published in...
Indonesia online visa application

Indonesia online visa application

Indonesia online visa application. The Indonesian Immigration department allows for an online visa application through their website. The Indonesia online visa application is at this moment only available in the Indonesian language. Continue here to learn more about...
Bali airport tax included in ticket price

Bali airport tax included in ticket price

Indonesia & Bali airport tax As of 9 February 2015, all airlines departing from Indonesia are required to include the airport departure tax in the price of the ticket. This new regulation is valid for both domestic flights as well as international flights...
Foreign workers need to learn the Indonesian language

Foreign workers need to learn the Indonesian language

UPDATE on 24 March 2015 – Indonesia to Withdraw Local Language Plan for Foreign Workers, Sources Say Published on 3 January 2015 Mr. Hanif Dhakiri, the Indonesian Minister of Manpower and Transmigration, said that the government plans to implement a new...
Indonesia to lower fuel price as of 1 January 2015

Indonesia to lower fuel price as of 1 January 2015

JAKARTA – Sudirman Said, the Minister of Energy and Mineral Resources, announced a reduction in the price of premium petrol (88 RON) from Rp 8,500 per liter down to Rp 7,600 per liter. “I announce that the price premium becomes Rp7.600 / liter from...