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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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Why Bali Is the Next Big Thing in Indonesia

We might have just found the next big thing in Indonesia — a tropical hideaway, Bali. Other than its vibrant atmosphere, breathtaking ocean views, and delectable cuisines, it has now become one of the thriving business locations, where people from all the around the world choose to start a business in Indonesia. …

How Cekindo Can Help in Your Company Setup in Vietnam

Vietnamese Market Overview Vietnam, the world’s 14th most populous country and the 9th most populous in Asia, is one of the fastest emerging markets in the world. As of 2016, it has an estimated population of 94.6 million. …

Bank Indonesia Launches Regulation on Fintech

For the first time in the history of Indonesia, Bank Indonesia (BI) launched a regulation on financial technology also known as fintech. Regulation Number 19/12/PBI/2017 regarding the Provision of Financial Technology, dated November 30, 2017 (“Reg. 19/2017″), was made public by BI on December 7 and will come to effect on December 30, 2017. …

5 Biggest Challenges Businesses Face during Expansion

Being one of the world’s top ten economies is just one of the reasons to consider when expanding your business in Indonesia. It is rich on both natural and human resources. It continues to attract foreign direct investments while the government continues to work hard to improve its fiscal policies and infrastructure. But with expansion …

Everything You Need to Know about Company Registration in Bali

Everybody heard about Bali, but not everybody knows that Bali has become one of the most potential markets in South-East Asia. Bali’s economy has been continually growing for a while, reaching 6.24 percent growth in 2016. The highest growth which came from the information and communication sector (9.15 percent), confirms that The Island of Gods …

Why You Need to Outsource Your Accounting and Payroll

Many components make up a business. For it to run like a well-oiled machine, it requires a reliable, scalable system for payroll and accounting. These may be easy if you have very few employees to manage or you operate domestically. This way, you’re familiar with business-related laws such as accounting, taxation, and labour. …

5 Most Common Trademark Registration Mistakes: What Your Business Should Avoid

“Should you trademark your business?” is a question all business owners could relate when starting a business in Indonesia. The answer may vary from individual to individual in general. Business owners will benefit from trademark registration when doing business in the archipelago. Why? Because it is an invaluable asset. It will protect your business and …

BLACK FRIDAY AT CEKINDO

Once upon a time, there was a day when a majority of products and services got cheaper. People loved these deals and sellers decided to repeat the event the following year. The fairy tale full of hot offers became a reality and Black Friday an important annual event. Following current trends is an essential part …

Importance of Trademark Registration in Indonesia

Here’s the interesting thing about registration of trademark Indonesia: it is not mandatory for you to do so. But numerous legal cases have also proven how it is always the wisest move for any business. First, What Is a Trademark? A trademark is any distinguishing symbol, character, word, phrase, or illustration that relates to your …

Doing Business in Indonesia: Determining the Market Opportunities

Nowadays, companies and investors look for Indonesian market for the brightest and the best. In a recent report commissioned by Euromonitor International, Indonesia has 17.3 million middle-class households; a nation with the world’s fourth largest middle class. The middle class is the most powerful consumer force leading the growth in Indonesia with consumer-related market opportunities. …

An Overview on Indonesia’s Tax Reporting and Planning

Taxation is always a complex process especially Indonesia Tax reporting where many laws and regulations govern it. Take, for example, how to calculate the income tax for both corporate entities and individuals such as employees. Under the taxation laws, the length of the residency matters. You are considered a resident of the country if your …