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Java, which is the world's most densely populated island, is Indonesia's economic heart. It provides several opportunities to expatriates thanks to its dynamism, especially in the services, trade, business and textile fields.

Java hosts not less than 60% of the Indonesian population. It also holds a huge natural wealth, covered by forest at 30%. It is a popular destination with expatriates, particularly retirees.

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When moving to Indonesia, it's important to not be flippant about your general well-being, as many issues can be avoided with a little preparation and research. If possible, try to establish a trusted contact whom you can contact for support while in the country, and try to stay informed about what to do in the event of an emergency.

Would you like to have an insight of the Indonesian lifestyle and how to behave in the Indonesian society? Find out in this article.

If you have a furry friend that you wouldn't dream of leaving behind when you move to Indonesia, then you're going to need to know how to transport your pet safely across the globe. Read this article to find out some more information.

Moving to Indonesia may take many months of planning, especially when it comes to obtaining the correct visas and finding the perfect accommodation. However, there are ways to make the move easier, with a little bit of foresight and help from the experts.

Due to stubborn traffic jams and urban chaos, getting around in big Indonesian cities is no easy feat. However, in terms of transport options, you'll never be far from a means to (eventually) get from A to B. Read this article to find out more.

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January's expat blog: How to traveller

How to traveller is about the life of David, an Irish expat blogger who moved to Spain looking for new pastures. A job opportunity drove him from Malta to Costa del Sol after spending some time in Czechia and Malaysia. To those who are looking to travel or move to Spain, he speaks about his experiences and gives out some tips.

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