Indonesian and Turkey government agreed to exempt visit visa for two nationals visit their countries. This agreement aimed at promoting tourists visit in both countries. Indonesian leading daily newspaper KOMPAS reported that this agreement announced during joint press conference by Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono and his host Turkeys President Abdullah Gull in Ankara, Turkey  after the two leaders met at Turkeys presidential Palace in Ankara, Tuesday, 29 June 2010. The Indonesian President Yudhoyono were on a state visit to Turkey from 28 June to 1st July.