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The extensions enable no extra slot usage, whilst testing out new markets/whetting the appetite of the targetted markets, at the same time keeping costs down re fuel etc.
Once routes are truly viable then the investment in non-stop services can begin.
As a passenger I have never minded a stop on the way as one can stretch the legs. Can also allow for some interesting viewing from a window seat!
Jakarta will I am sure be totally worthwhile. Many have said Manila should come back, but I am not yet convinced, however, maybe as a tag to Taiwan using 787, which I think would make each other worthwhile.