Batam-Bintan Islands

Batam-Bintan Islands

Batam-Bintan Islands

Batam is a small but busy island, hundreds of multinational owned factories, towns, shopping centers. Located 20km from Singapore and 25km from Johor Malaysia, Batam is Indonesia's equivalent to China's SEZ's (Special Economic Zones). The island is an industrial hub with electronics factories, a large and growing ship repair industry and an even larger oil service sector. Quite a few expats head there for work, and pubs and golf courses ...