You may have noticed, men seem quite happy in Indonesia.
billion-valued Grab recently pledged to spend 0 million in investment in Indonesia, and at least 0 million investing in startups.
Thank God (or unfortunately) most of them don’t see what is happening behind their backs.
Among the expats that I know, I can tell you that 90% of them, married or not, have had an affair or cheated on their girlfriends with an Indonesian girl at least once.
The official minimum age for boys to marry in Indonesia is 19 but a loophole allows for any marriage within a person's 'religious norms', but it is not clear who gave it the thumbs up.
The Muslim couple are understood to have formed a nikah siri marriage, recognised by society but not the state.