In a bid to attract around 20 million travelers by 2020, the government will forgo the requirements of the visa for the nationals of various countries.
Coordinating minister of maritime affairs Indroyono Soesilo said based on the coordination meeting there are around 5 countries who would have open doors for the visa free scheme.
He said that the government is expecting to see 500,000 tourists over and above every year through this program.
The government needs to spend minimum to work on the program.
Further, the government has plans to grease the wheels of the permit system for international cruise ships and yachts who want to enter the port of the country.
He added on by saying that they will build up the online structure which was put together by the foreign ministry and the government has set a target to firm up such permits.