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Learn from Mistakes If You Want to Start a Successful Business in Bali

There have been thousands of clever and enthusiastic entrepreneurs who tried to succeed on the Island of Gods’, yet just a few made their dream come true. It is not a rocket science to set up a business in Bali. But, you need to avoid the most common mistakes many newcomers to Bali repeat all …

Expand Your Export/Import Operations with Third Party Logistics in Indonesia

Indonesia’s strong economic growth, young population, and increasing consumer demand make it an attractive country to invest in especially in export import Indonesia. Despite the growth, ease of doing business, and fewer restrictions on industries you can put your money in, there are still roadblocks to conquer particularly in logistics. The UK government cites the …

Understanding Local Nominee Agreement in Indonesia

Are you a foreign company who’s interested to invest in Indonesia? To attract more foreign investors, the government eases its regulations and restrictions in some of its industries. Further, the country is teeming with great talent and an excellent mixture of both local and foreign companies. In general, however, setting up a company in Indonesia …

The Comparison between Local Partner Selection and Local Nominee

Doing business in Indonesia is both lucrative and challenging. In order to take part in Indonesia’s vast and emerging market, you can choose one among these three options: 1) Establishing a Local Company, 2) Establishing a Foreign-Owned Company (PT PMA), and 3) Opening a Representative Office. Each of the options offer their own advantages and …

Why Is It Important to Select a Good Back Office Provider?

Outsourcing back office services is one of the hottest trends in the global marketplace. Almost every company has some type of back office activity that have to outsource  to a third party, which ranges from data entry through to payroll, legal services and the management of accounts receivable and payable.  Back office services have essentially extended …

10 Reasons to Use Virtual Office in Indonesia or Other Countries

If your company is considering about business expansion in Indonesia, especially establish own company in Indonesia probably one of the first requirements which you will need to face is your business address. Since Indonesian government does not allowed to use for company registration purposes any residential area and your office address should be located in …

How to Safely Use a Local Nominee in Indonesia

Why Use Local Nominee in Indonesia? Recently Indonesia has been through rapid development in almost every sector. The country has transformed into a key player in the global economy. This has stimulated a massive foreign investment flow in recent years. Many investors view Indonesia as a promising place for expand their businesses. Although the forging democracy has also …

Local Nominee in Indonesia: The safe way to establish your company in Indonesia!

Recently Indonesia has been through rapid development in almost every sector. The country has transformed into a key player in the global economy. This has stimulated a massive foreign investment flow in recent years. Many investors view Indonesia as a promising place for expand their businesses. Although the forging democracy has also helped the growing investment …

Buying Agent in Indonesia: Handicrafts and Other Products in Indonesia

Interested in Indonesian handicrafts? Coming to Indonesia? Did you notice the beautiful handicrafts in Java and Bali? Of course you did. And in writing this I don’t mean cheap office furniture, but a traditional product which you can see examples of in the photos in this article. Do you know how to get it back home? We will help you …

Mystery Shopping in Indonesia

Are you entering a new market? Are you already in the market and do you think about developing your business further? Is Indonesia the market? Then read on… Before you undertake a company establishment or a product registration in Indonesia, you must prepare a business case. A company should responsibly evaluate risk, its investments and especially its product before entering …

The Negative Investment List as Your Business Reference

The Negative Investment List is compiled by BKPM, the Indonesian Investment Coordinating Board. It specifies which sectors are open to foreign investment in Indonesia as well as the percentage of foreign ownership permitted. This list is regularly revised and the most recent version is Presidential Decree No.36/2010. List of Business Fields Closed to Investment No SECTOR BUSINESS …

How to find a reliable business partner in Indonesia

How can you find a reliable business partner in Indonesia who does its business well? In the past 15 years, since the fall of General Suharto and the end of Asian financial crisis, Indonesia has become as open as ever for foreign businesses. Foreign companies or companies owned by foreigners have contributed to Indonesian GDP in the biggest …