Services for the Mass Media

Directorate of Information and Media as one of the directorates in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has the task, among others, of facilitating national and international mass media in carrying out journalistic activities in Indonesia. The journalistic activities facilitated are:

  • Coverage of activities within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Indonesian Representatives abroad,
  • Journalistic visit of foreign/international media to Indonesia in the context of news coverage and shooting of films/documentaries,
  • Foreign correspondent placement in Indonesia, and
  • Services for national and international media in acquiring documents needed to carry out their duties in Indonesia.

           

In this context, the services rendered by the Directorate of Information and media includes:

  • Journalistic visits of foreign journalists in Indonesia
  • The issuance of permanent press cards and temporary press cards
  • Foreign correspondent placement in Indonesia​
  • The issuance of recommendations for Temporary Temporary Stay/Resident Permit Card (Kartu Ijin Tinggal Sementara-KITAS), recruitment permits (Ijin Mempekerjakan Tenaga Asing-IMTA) and certificate of self registration (Surat Keterangan Lapor Diri-SKLD)
  • Coverage of activities within the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Indonesian Representatives abroad