Important for business and for your work planing in Indonesia is to know about some of the important national holidays in Indonesia.
We have prepared an overview of the holidays for 2017, which you can download below.
In 2017 Indonesia added a new public holiday. The 1st of June marks the so-called Hari Lahir Pancasila - the birth of the national ideology, which was defined on that day in 1945 by Indonesia's founding father Sukarno. If you want to know more about the Pancasila check our related blog post.
In addition to the regular holidays Indonesian employees enjoy some extra days of holiday before or after a national holiday. The so-called „Cuti Bersama“ are not mandatory for private companies but governmental offices, ministries and other public authorities will be closed on those days.