The scheme of neoliberalism in 2015 is targeting Indonesia to be free of subsidized fuel. Since 2012, the government has issued permits of principle for opening foreign gas stations (SPBU). Approximately 40 permits were already issued by assuming they could manage around 20,000 SPBUs. So that from 2012 to 2015, at least there will have been some 800,000 foreign SPBUs. They are managed by Shell, BP, Chevron, Exxon, and so on. So, if there is such a 'persistence' to raise subsidized fuel prices by 40% or revoking it at all, at least the scheme could be understood.