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How to Open a Real Estate Agency in Bali

In Indonesia especially Bali, the real estate industry has gained significant benefits. This is why many foreigners are trying to get into this profitable industry by setting up a real estate agency in Bali. Over the past decade, the price and demand for property in Bali rose prominently. As of now, it is almost impossible …

Tax Registration for Tax Compliance in Indonesia: Your Guide

Tax compliance is an important matter all over the world including individuals and companies that do business in Indonesia. Every business in Indonesia must register for tax, report and file returns, and then pay taxes. As taxes contribute largely to Indonesia’s country income, the tax amount imposed will have a considerable impact on both local …

What are the Requirements for Incorporating a Company in Vietnam?

Thinking about company incorporation in Vietnam? You are on the right path. Many countries have benefited from Vietnam’s recent economic development. Over the years, Vietnam has been rapidly developing and positioning itself as one of the ASEAN countries’ key partners during its incredible economic transformation. It is ranked the third-largest economy in Southeast Asia with …

An Accountant vs. A Bookkeeper: How are They Different?

Accounting outsourcing in Indonesia has become a very common approach for both local and foreign companies. Business owners prefer outsourced bookkeepers and accountants due to its cost-effectiveness, scalability, affordability, and risk mitigation. Before you want to let a professional handle your accounting, you must know the difference between an accountant and a bookkeeper – so …

How to Set up a Business in Indonesia: The Ultimate Checklist

Indonesia is a land that is full of diverse resources, an abundant workforce, and rich culture. This is why Indonesia offers a wide array of opportunities that have sparked many investors’ interest. A report from Trading Economics states that in the March quarter of 2020 alone, foreign direct investments in Indonesia recorded a total value …

A Guide to HR Due Diligence in Merger and Acquisition in Indonesia

The past few years have been going well for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in Indonesia. The trajectory of merger and acquisition in Indonesia is expected to have a positive outlook in the coming years. According to Statista.com, the M&A deals in Indonesia had a value of US$4billion in 2017. Mirroring the positive market sentiments, we …

8 Payroll Mistakes in Indonesia You May Have been Making over the Years

Though mundane, payroll is the foundation of your workforce efficiency. It can also be one of the most challenging human resource (HR) functions to manage for many companies in Indonesia. While many employees are eagerly waiting for the payday to arrive, payroll is what makes in-house HR personnel feel discouraged in so many ways. Furthermore, …

3 Surprisingly Nice Things about Doing Business in Indonesia

The US-China trade war is making Indonesia become an important market for U.S. products and investments. A forecast has shown that the economy in Indonesia will grow by approximately 5.4% in 2020.There are some huge advantages of doing business in Indonesia, thanks to the Indonesian policy to provide a business-friendly environment, even better than before. …

Indonesia Reopens Borders to Foreign Travelers

The Government has updated its travel regulation and advisory regarding Indonesia work visa and stay permit. The latest regulation is based on a Circular Letter Number 0661 issued by Directorate General on Immigration, which states that foreigners who have attained specific visas and stay permits are now eligible to enter Indonesia, however, certain conditions and …

How to Dissolve a Company in Vietnam

Starting a business in Vietnam is what many entrepreneurs and business owners desire. However, being able to start a company does not necessarily mean success. Globally, 90% of startups fail and that’s a scary figure to look at. The truth is, no one business fails without any signs or warnings. For many business owners, there …

How to Legally Visit and Stay in Indonesia: The Shortcuts

To be able to enter, visit and/or stay in Indonesia legally, foreigners are required to go through the correct Indonesia visa application process.  Blessed with incredible natural beauty and rich cultures, Indonesia makes a superb vacation destination in the world. But Indonesia is more than just a heavenly destination for global tourists. As the largest …

Your Guide to Partnership Agreement in Indonesia

In Indonesia, a partnership agreement is an official contract by law established between parties participating in the partnership. A partnership agreement in Indonesia exists to ensure that all partners in this relationship have clear communications and understandings. The contract is not just a verbal agreement. It includes terms and conditions and has to be put …