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How to apply for SIUJK and Oil & Gas Licence Indonesia?

Posted 12.08. 2015 by Pandu Ramadhan , last update on 18.09. 2018

Do you want to know more about SIUJK and SKT Migas Indonesia and how to apply for these particular licenses? Read more… Indonesia is known as a country that rich in natural resources especially for the oil and gas resources. This condition triggers the increasing number in oil and gas activities either in domestic or …

How to Obtain, Telecommunication Service Provider Licence / Content Provider Licence in Indonesia

Posted 6.08. 2015 by Cekindo , last update on 18.09. 2018

The telecommunication industry has played an important role in the development of Indonesia’s economy over the last few years. Not only has it increased connectivity across the country, it has also helped in stimulating other sectors of the economy like banking, finance, software, hospitality and trade. The telecommunication sector in Indonesia comprises several segments, namely mobile …

Food Supplement Registration in Indonesia

Posted 16.07. 2015 by Michal Wasserbauer , last update on 24.09. 2018

The Overview of Food Suplement Indonesia is one of the ASEAN member countries which decided to adopt the terminology in ASEAN harmonization regulations on Traditional Medicines and Health Supplements (TMHS). Under this regional harmonization framework, health supplement in Indonesia is registered to separate directorate named Directorate of Health Supplement Evaluation under BPOM. Based on ASEAN …

Process for Cosmetic Product Registration in Indonesia

Posted 23.06. 2015 by Cekindo , last update on 24.09. 2018

The cosmetics sector in Indonesia has achieved 10% – 15% growth for past years. This improvement might be happened caused by the increases of purchasing power and the massive marketing campaign. The biggest consumer of cosmetic products in Indonesia are the people who lives in big cities, but the rural people also has showed higher …

How to Register Foreign Company as PT PMA in Indonesia

Posted 22.06. 2015 by Nurmia Agustina , last update on 18.09. 2018

Undoubtedly, Indonesia offers great business opportunities whether for local citizen and also for the foreign people. To carry out and start profitable business in Indonesia, foreigner needs to be incorporated as a foreign limited liability company in Indonesia. The Incorporation of a limited liability company is governed by the Company Law No. 40 of 2007 …

Restaurant Market Experiencing Great Growth: Business Opportunity in Indonesia

Posted 15.06. 2015 by Michal Wasserbauer , last update on 8.10. 2018

Opening a restaurant is a popular business venture for foreign companies in many countries and Indonesia is no exception. While this market offers many opportunities, navigating the regulations and successfully completing company set-up in Indonesia is difficult without a local partner. Indonesia’s economy has been experiencing rapid growth recently, following with the emerging population of …

Restricted sectors for investment in Indonesia

Posted 8.06. 2015 by Nurmia Agustina , last update on 18.09. 2018

Indonesia has been maintaining positive growth for direct investment inflows within these past four years. As in 2014, Indonesia had successfully attracted 78.7 trillion rupiah (USD 6.3 billion) of direct foreign investment based on Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM). The most attracting business sectors were mining, food, warehouse, transportation and telecommunication. Meanwhile, some business sectors are …

Investing in Indonesia: Some Changes Should be Known

Posted 1.06. 2015 by Petr Stejskal , last update on 9.10. 2018

Currently, Indonesia in ranks 114 out of 118 of ease doing business based on latest survey from World Bank. However, along with the new government, some business laws and regulations in various sectors have been changed to be tighter than before. Cekindo helps you understand the critical points about investing in Indonesia. After Jokowi was …

Income taxation system in Indonesia

Posted 26.05. 2015 by Nurmia Agustina , last update on 8.10. 2018

With current global condition, emerging market countries are the latest investment destinations, and Indonesia is no exception. If you are planning to open a business in Indonesia, you may know that the overall process can be quite a hassle due to bureaucratic and legal matters. Once you’re finished with those matters, the next important thing is to understand …

The 10 reasons why use Virtual Office in Indonesia or in any other country

Posted 15.05. 2015 by Cekindo , last update on 18.09. 2018

If your company is considering about business expansion in Indonesia, especially establish own company in Indonesia probably one of the first requirements which you will need to face is your business address. Since Indonesian government does not allowed to use for company registration purposes any residential area and your office address should be located in …

What is a Shelf Company in Indonesia?

Posted 5.05. 2015 by Cekindo , last update on 18.09. 2018

Cekindo turnkey solution include a ready-made company with already approved Indonesian corporate bank account with internet banking include a registered tax number and legal company address. A shelf company in Indonesia is a company which has been registered and left with no activity for several months or even years to age. The aged company can …

PT PMA in Indonesia – Several Business Licenses for One Business Entity

Posted 4.05. 2015 by Cekindo , last update on 18.09. 2018

Foreign investors who intend to conduct business in Indonesia should understand foreign investment regulations, such as requirements for obtaining business licenses or permits.  The specification type of business licenses depends upon the type of business activities being pursued. Some business entities may require more than one business license, so, you must know what types of …