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Just in time for summer break or for new arrivals - Summer Camps for Children in Indonesia. June 3, 2019
If you're new to Indonesia, you can learn all about how Indonesian Muslims celebrate Hari Raya Puasa - Idul Fitri, which this year falls on June 5-6. June 1, 2019
The government has updated KITAS fees and the processing fees for other visas and documents needed by expats in Peraturn Pemerintah No. 28, Tahun 2019 and its attachment listing the fees.. May 20, 2019
Alama Sari in Bali is offering great specials for Family or Couple Stays during the Easter holidays. April 11, 2019
Living in Indonesia Expat Forum - Post your specific questions to the expat community in an open forum.
The Expat Family Guide to Living in Bali - This book will help your family prepare for the move to bali, smooth the settling in process and explain some of the common problems you may encounter along the way and how to deal with them. If you are still on the fence about moving to Bali, this book will give you a good idea of what to expect, as it doesn't take long for anyone to realize that living in Bali is not all about sitting around a pool, sipping cocktails! The book includes information on Culture shock and children, what to bring and what to leave behind, where to live - highlighting popular neighborhoods, renting a house or villa, education, health concerns, cost of living, finding work, managing staff, visas, and other helpful information specific to relocating to the island paradise of Bali.
"How to Retire in Bali" - as the title suggests is a complete guide to retiring in Bali. The guide book covers all of the essential information you need to know before contemplating a move to Bali, such as visas, health care, insurance, buying property, finding accommodation and adapting to life in Bali. The book includes interviews with retirees who have already made the move to Bali. You can learn from their experiences and come out with a better understanding of what it is actually like to live in Bali, rather than just visiting the island for a holiday
How to Start a Business in Bali - It can be difficult enough starting a successful business in your own country, let alone in a foreign country like Indonesia. The dream of running your own guesthouse or restaurant by the beach on a tropical island like Bali, doesn't stop people wanting to give it a try. This guide on how to start a business in Bali was written to help guide people through the ropes of setting up a company and establishing a successful business. The book goes beyond the author's experience by including interviews with successful expat entrepreneurs who have a combined experience of over 80 years in Indonesia. The advice is practical and to the point. While the guide focuses on Bali, the information could also be applied to other locations in Indonesia as well.
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Australia Independent School - Jakarta Open Day: Saturday 27 April, 2019. 9-11am. Experience life as an AIS student. Register March 25, 2019
New to Indonesia? You may be interested in learning about Hari Raya Nyepi - Hindu Day of Silence, being celebrated this year on March 7th. March 4, 2019
Welcome to our newest sponsor, Bunda Mulia School in Jakarta, offering early childhood through high school education from their campus in North Jakarta. March 4, 2019
Looking for a preschool for your children? Check out the Open House at Bambino Preschool on March 9, 2019. March 4, 2019
We are continuously working on updating ALL of our community organization information pages as we know that many expats leave throughout the year and club leadership positions change.. If you are a member of a expat community organization in Indonesia, can we ask your help to check the listings for the groups you belong to, to see if our contact information should be updated. If so, please write to us with the changes.
Welcome to our new sponsor, Emerhub, offering market entry services for foreign companies of all sizes and industries. Emerhub executives can help with legal entity setups, visas, work permits, licensing, payroll, taxes and more from their offices in Jakarta and Bali. Feburary 9, 2019
If you're new to Indonesia (and Asia), you'll be interested to find out what goes on during Chinese New Year - this year it falls on February 5th. January 4, 2019
The Indonesian Heritage Society has released a listing of the new Evening Lecture Series that will run January - May 2019. January 4, 2019
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In the light of increasing inquiries for information on expatriate communities Outside Jakarta, we continue to gather more information for visitors to this site. If you live in a city outside Jakarta, consider contacting us about expat living your town so that we can share your insights with future expatriate residents. They'll sincerely appreciate your help.
Last updated June 3, 2019