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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO DOING BUSINESS IN INDONESIA

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Buying Property in Bali: Essentials for Foreigners

For anyone who has spent enough length of time in Bali, you will start seeing advertisements of property, from magazine ads to signs hanging right outside the property. Now, Bali is not only a travel paradise, but it is also awash with investment property for planeloads of foreigners from different countries. Even though Bali presents …

The Impact of Illegal Fintech Practices and How to Run A Legal Fintech Business in Indonesia

Financial Services Authority (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan – OJK) via its task force (Satgas Waspada Investasi OJK) has identified 144 illegal fintech companies operating in Indonesia without legal entities, proper business licenses or registration certificates from OJK. Based on the data from OJK, illegal fintech developers that were screened by the Task Force consisted of foreign …

Should You Be Investing in Vietnam?

Vietnam carries numerous traits of a tempting investment haven with its strong organic growth, surging middle population, and attractive labour costs. It is even more apparent that there will be a tremendous trade expansion after the signing of the EU Free Trade Agreement and the Trans Pacific Partnership – ready to fuel Vietnam’s economic growth …

Should You Choose A Coworking Space or Traditional Office in Semarang?

Dating back to the 16th century until today, Semarang has been an important hub for international trade and also the capital city of Central Java. Neighbouring Yogyakarta, Semarang has a lot of hidden charms that have welcomed many tourists, startups and small business. Beautiful landscapes, extensive industrial parks, low costs, abundant resources, delectable cuisine, diverse …

Nominee Company and Villa Rentals in Bali

Having one or more types of passive income is one of the ultimate goals that everyone wants to achieve. There is no doubt that starting a villa rental business in Bali could help foreigners reach that goal. Over the years, villa rental in Bali has become one of the most popular businesses on the island …

Issues with Finding Suppliers in Indonesia and How to Tackle Them

There is an option for foreign investors to do business in Indonesia without establishing a foreign direct investment company. It is by finding local supplier 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 …

An In-Depth Guide into Retirement Visa in Indonesia

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

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 …