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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO DOING BUSINESS IN INDONESIA

Behind every success of business expansion is the comprehensive knowledge of regulations, legal compliances, procedures and socio culture, among others. If you are intending to expand to Indonesia, get our free copy of e-book to learn about starting a business in Indonesia, everything you need to know from A-Z. Simply click the "download" button below.

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Industry 4.0 in Indonesia: Challenges and Opportunities

The roadmap of “Making Indonesia 4.0” has been officially launched by the Indonesian government in order to boost the nation’s economy substantially through the implementation of new manufacturing technologies for the most vital sectors in Indonesia that contributed to two-thirds of total manufacturing output in the country in 2017. These sectors included automotive, food and …

Everything You Need to Know about Hiring a Worker in Semarang

Semarang has surprised many people, particularly foreigners in more ways than one with its promising, unassuming charm. For over centuries, Semarang has been the center of attention of trade in Indonesia and an appealing destination for people from all over the world with different backgrounds. There is a wide variety of opportunities the city has, …

Employment Contract in Indonesia at Your Fingertips

Employment contract is an imperative document in Indonesia that cannot be understated. It is a legally binding agreement that regulates the terms and conditions and the employment relationship between the employee and the employer, in order to give security to both parties. Similar to many countries around the world, even though the Indonesian government has …

Top Visa-Related Questions in Bali

Among the diverse 17,000 islands in Indonesia, Bali remains one of the strongest pull factors in Indonesia in terms of tourism and several other business opportunities. This fascinating island is the most travelers’ favorite and outpaces the growth of every other destination in Indonesia or other popular countries. For millions of tourists each year, they …

Restrictions for Representative Office in Vietnam

One of the legal entities that a foreign company or a foreign investor can establish in Vietnam is a representative office. This type of company formation is an effective way for foreign companies or investors looking forward to analysing the market trends in Vietnam. Thus, a representative office allows a foreign entity to gain a …

Key Factors to Consider before Choosing Your Virtual Office in Indonesia

The business world has changed significantly over the years and there is really no standard for how to do business in Indonesia. However, one challenge remains true: owning or renting and maintaining a physical office are one of the costliest expenses new business has to deal with. The obvious expense is, of course, the monthly …

All Important Points You Need to Know about Investment Adviser in Indonesia

Are you interested in investing in Indonesia? If you need assistance to make the right investment decisions and manage your investment portfolio, you will want to look for an investment adviser for his or her advice. In general, an investment adviser provides direction and guidance in selecting the investment combination that works for you, in …

Essential Indonesian Business Culture You Should Get Used to

It takes more than just market knowledge, capital and human resources to run a successful business in Indonesia. There are also certain rules of thumb that foreign investors need to understand and pick up when settling in the country or starting a business. Due to dominating diverse and rich cultures and traditions, Indonesian culture is …

5 Compelling Reasons to Outsource HR in Indonesia

The roles of HR professionals in Indonesia are of significant importance as they possess deep understanding of countless Indonesian labour laws and regulations. Poor HR performance and recruitment may even result in steep consequences, including employee dissatisfaction with an extremely high turnover rate. Nowadays, enterprises need to acknowledge the fact that their HR functions are …

Tips and Tricks to Organise a Retreat in Bali

Bali has a reputation for being a perfect location for organising a retreat. TripAdvisor named Bali the best travelling destination in 2017, and The Guardian even ranked the region as one of the top 10 yoga and meditation retreats in the world. Of course, there are obvious reasons for all these recognitions. Bali provides all …

Exit Permit Only (EPO) for KITAS Holders in Indonesia

It is very important for foreigners to know that if you wish to work in any part of Indonesia, you will need to apply for a work permit and a KITAS (Kartu Izin Tinggal Sementara, or temporary residency permit). There are three types of KITAS: employment KITAS, spouse-sponsored KITAS and retirement KITAS. With that being …

Business Opportunities in Batam: Invest Now

What do most people think of Batam when it comes to mind? We bet it is often something to do with vacation and traveling. But these days, Batam is no longer limited to tourism and hospitality purposes only. Today, this region is fast growing and its booming economy has invited many foreigners to make investments …