Travel security alert to Indonesia


2016-01-14 22:01
Source : Tourism Crisis Management Office
 
Given the recent security situation in Indonesia, the Embassy of China in Indonesia issued an urgent alert to Chinese citizens. Following is the translated version of the full text:
 
"In the morning of the 14th of January, a series of explosions occurred in Jakarta causing several injuries and fatalities. The Embassy of China in Indonesia reminds Chinese citizens already in Indonesia to strengthen security precautions to protect their personal safety, avoid leaving their residences or going to commercial centers or places where large gatherings of people take place. In case of emergency, they should contact immediately the police, the Embassy of China in Indonesia and the Consulates in Surabaya, Medan and Denpasar.
 
Embassy of China in Indonesia for Consular Protection, 24 hour Telephone: +62-8179838410;
 
Consulate-General in Surabaya for Consular Protection, 24 hour Telephone: + 62-811311148;
 
Consulate-General in Medan for Consular Protection, 24 hour Telephone: + 62-82165631070;
 
Consulate-General in Denpasar for Consular Protection, 24 hour Telephone: + 62-81239169767;
 
Global Emergency Call Center for Consular Protection and Services of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24-hour hotline: +86 10 12308, +86-10-59913991.
 
Indonesia Police: +62-110, Medical Emergencies: +62-118, Fire Services +62-113."
 
The Tourism Crisis Management Office (GGCT) will keep monitoring the latest developments and alerts Macao residents who intend to travel to Indonesia to follow closely the situation, critically assess the security risks and cautiously consider their travel plans. Macao residents already in Indonesia should strengthen security precautions to protect their personal safety and avoid leaving their residences.
 
From information gathered through the Macao travel industry there is currently no Macao tour group in Jakarta and until the present moment, there is no indication that Macao residents have been affected.
 
Until the present moment, GGCT has not received any request for information or assistance. If necessary, Macao residents can call:
 
24-hour Tourism Hotline (853) 2833 3000;
 
The Chinese Embassy and consulates or the Global Emergency Call Center for Consular Protection and Services of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24-hour hotline: +86 10 12308 for assistance.
 
 


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