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Blog: Business Licenses

Insider Tips on Import and Export Business in Surabaya

Posted 29.01. 2019 by Cekindo

Not only that the city of Surabaya is less saturated than Central Java and Jakarta, but it also shows a higher economic growth rate compared to both of the more developed regions. As a result, many investors shift their focus to Surabaya and focus on export and import, trading, manufacturing, resources and infrastructure sectors. Let’s …

Is It Late to Secure Halal Certification in Indonesia?

Posted 22.01. 2019 by Cekindo , last update on 25.01. 2019

Effective from October 2019, the government of Indonesia will enforce the mandatory halal certification and labelling measures for halal products in the country. Thus, Cekindo urges businesses and entrepreneurs to act appropriately and as soon as possible to avoid any unnecessary penalties. With over 260 million population and 90% of them are Muslims, Indonesia remains …

Introduction to Environmental Permits in Indonesia

Posted 8.01. 2019 by Cekindo , last update on 16.01. 2019

Environmental permits or licenses are required for certain businesses that impact the environment to operate in Indonesia. The environmental permit is particularly important for those businesses or sectors their activities affect the environment, such as releasing any waste or materials into the water or air. Not only that the environmental permit requires the organization to …

OSS System Services Begin to Operate at BKPM

Posted 31.12. 2018 by Cekindo

Nearing the end of the year 2018, The Electronic Integrated Business Licensing System (Perizinan Berusaha Terintegrasi Secara Elektronik abbreviated as PBTSE), also known as the Online Single Submission (OSS) system, will be transferred from the Coordinating Ministry for Economic Affairs to the Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM), starting on January 2, 2019. The schedule is as …

6 Tips to Make Your Villa in Bali Extraordinary

Posted 14.11. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 19.11. 2018

Welcoming about 5.7 million foreign tourists in 2017 alone, it is no surprise that Bali continues to be one of the top holiday destinations in the world to visit, as well as one of the world’s most desirable places to live in. …

Truth about OSS Implementation in Indonesia

Posted 24.07. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 27.09. 2018

The government of Indonesia has issued Government Regulation Number 24 of 2018 (GR24) for the Online Single Submission (OSS) under Online Business Licensing Services. …

Restaurant Licenses in Indonesia

Posted 25.06. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 27.09. 2018

Although it might not be quite as easy as it looks, millions of people dream of opening their own restaurant. Opening a new restaurant and turning it into a success requires more than just hard work and dedication.  As with any businesses, it requires a lot of paperwork. Failing to get appropriate licenses and permits …

Running a Villa in Bali – A Detailed Guide to Get it Right and Legal

Posted 16.06. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 27.09. 2018

There’s no doubt Bali is one of the most popular destinations in Southeast Asia. This Indonesian island draws more than 6 million tourists in a year. In the first half of 2017, the arrivals of foreign visitors went by almost 24 percent! That’s around 3.4 million people who are looking for a perfect accommodation — your …

The Rise of Wastewater Audits for Hotels, Villas and Restaurants in Indonesia

Posted 16.06. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 27.09. 2018

Nowadays, besides China, people are talking about the archipelago nation of Indonesia with its astounding growth. This paradigm shift has offered many opportunities for the hotel industry. For the case in Nusa Dua, Bali and its surrounding areas, there is a turnover of US$400 million as a result of domestic and international events held in …

Import Business License in Indonesia

Posted 27.03. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 26.09. 2018

One of the most important things that anyone who wants to start a business in Indonesia and import goods into the country needs is the import business license. Without an import business license, you will not be able to get through the customs clearance. Regardless of the how small, or how big your shipments are, …

Mining License in Indonesia

Posted 13.03. 2018 by Cekindo , last update on 26.09. 2018

While many industries shape the robust economy of Indonesia, one of them is leading the pack: industrial. And within this sector, two stars shine. One of these is mining. …