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Issues with Finding Suppliers in Indonesia and How to Tackle Them

Posted 6.05. 2019 by Cekindo

There is an option for foreign investors to do business in Indonesia without establishing a foreign direct investment company. It is by finding local suppliers in Indonesia to import and distribute your goods to your country through direct exporting. However, it is not always easy for foreigners to deal with Indonesian suppliers due to Indonesian archipelagic …

An In-Depth Guide into Retirement Visa in Indonesia

Posted 3.05. 2019 by Cekindo

Most foreign nationals who arrive in Indonesia are instantly struck by the warm hospitality of the incredibly welcoming Indonesian people. To make things even better, most foreigners from the colder hemisphere are charmed by the warm climate and stunning natural landscape of Indonesia, making the country one of the most popular destinations in the world …

Industry 4.0 in Indonesia: Challenges and Opportunities

Posted 2.05. 2019 by Cekindo

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

Posted 30.04. 2019 by Cekindo , last update on 2.05. 2019

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

Posted 29.04. 2019 by Cekindo

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

Posted 26.04. 2019 by Cekindo , last update on 30.04. 2019

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

Posted 25.04. 2019 by Cekindo

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

Posted 24.04. 2019 by Cekindo , last update on 7.05. 2019

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 …

Everything You Need to Know about Investment Adviser in Indonesia

Posted 23.04. 2019 by Cekindo

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 the form of financial assets such as …

Essential Indonesian Business Culture You Should Get Used to

Posted 22.04. 2019 by Cekindo

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

Posted 18.04. 2019 by Cekindo , last update on 7.05. 2019

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 on Organising a Retreat in Bali

Posted 17.04. 2019 by Cekindo , last update on 18.04. 2019

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 …