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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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Doing Business in Vietnam: What are the Challenges?

There are reasons why doing business in Vietnam becomes appealing to foreign entrepreneurs and investors. Vietnam is one of the key emerging economies in Asia these days, thanks to the economic reform and growing affluence. In the medium and long term, it’s forecast that the country’s economy will continue to grow more than 6% every …

Everything to Know about Visa Sponsorship in Indonesia

A free Indonesia visa with a validity of 30 days will be granted to foreigners from most countries in the world to visit the archipelago for tourism purposes. However, in the event of employment, relocation, business meetings and other social activities in Indonesia, it is an obligation for foreigners to get a visa through sponsorship …

Mixed Marriage in Indonesia: The Importance of Prenuptial Agreement

While people get married based on the fundamental of love, marriage goes beyond that and is a big milestone. Of course, nobody wants to get married and expects to get a divorce later. But, we cannot ignore the possibility of a split if your marriage doesn’t work out. The issue can be more complex in …

Diving Business in Bali: Questions and Answers on Its Set Up

Plenty of diving sites, warm water all year round, amazing coral reefs and some of the best marine life in the world, as well as unique cultures have made tourism the largest industry in Bali. The island offers one of the best diving opportunities in the world. That’s why many foreigners have already started their …

Starting A Business in Bali: Your Guide to Opening a Coffee Shop

Starting a business in Bali by opening a coffee shop is a good choice because of its simplicity and the handsome profit that will come with it. Plus, who doesn’t like coffee? You can do this in major parts of the island. Good news is, opening a coffee shop in Bali will not require a …

Everything You Need to Know about Investor KITAS in Indonesia

Though the US-China trade war has slowed down the global economy and impacted the economy in Indonesia, the investment outlook in Indonesia in 2019 remains positive. It is estimated that Indonesia’s economy will grow at a rapid pace with a growth rate of 5.3-5.4% in 2020. Furthermore, the positive outlook is evidenced by investors participating …

Application for IUI and Expansion Licenses is Now Integrated into OSS System

Licensing services for Industrial Business Licenses (Izin Usaha Industri – IUI) and Expansion Licenses are required to be processed through the Online Single Submission (OSS) system in Indonesia. What is OSS System? The Indonesian government has adopted several business-friendly policies to make it simpler for foreign investors to jumpstart their businesses in the archipelago, including …

The Most Common Questions about Indonesian Working KITAS Answered

Having a job lined up or going to start a business in Indonesia? Chances are if you are going to work in Indonesia, it also means that you will need to stay in Indonesia as well. Then, you are going to need a working KITAS, also known as a working visa or a temporary stay …

Indonesian Government Has Launched Its Sharia Economy Master Plan

The Indonesian government has finally launched its master plan for sharia economy. This took place in May 2019. Aiming at transforming Indonesia into a country that becomes a producer of halal products and services, instead of simply becoming a market, the sharia economy master plan consists of four major strategies. Although only one strategy has …

Why Do You Need A Mystery Shopper for Your Business in Indonesia?

Do you know why so many businesses in Indonesia are successful? One of the reasons is that these brands send a mystery shopper out to improve their businesses. Every year thousands of companies use mystery shoppers to access the business elements and get unbiased customer feedback, in order for businesses to get better at what …

Payroll Outsourcing: Why It is A Must Do when Running A Business in Indonesia

Unless you do payroll outsourcing in Indonesia, payroll is one of the most legally intensive and time-consuming human resource functions that any organization has to deal with on a daily basis. You are not only legally obliged to make sure your employees receive their paychecks on time, you will also need to have a very …

5 Important Reasons Your Business in Indonesia Needs a Business Consultant

You may be running a business and are a highly skilled multitasker. You are proud of doing almost everything on your own and thinking that enlisting a business consultant is a waste of time and money. Here is the truth, you might be missing out on some powerful advantages that a business consultant in Indonesia …