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Moving to Indonesia with All that You Love with You, Why Not?

When it comes to moving internationally to Indonesia, you may find yourself with all sorts of questions such as “How can I move my belongings and pets? What visa do I need to transport my household items?” A long-time expat destination and true melting pots of different customs and cultures, Indonesia makes such a superb …

Indonesia’s Negative Investment List to be Replaced with Positive Investment List

According to the government in Indonesia, a positive investment list, also known as the priority list, will be issued in January 2020. The purpose of the positive investment list is to encourage more foreign investments for sectors that are previously partially closed or fully closed under the negative investment list in Indonesia. With the increase …

Your Guide to Compliance Deadlines in Vietnam for 2020

Running a successful and sustainable business in Vietnam means that your business must comply with all related accounting and tax laws and regulations in the country. The most important part that you have to pay attention to for accounting law compliance is the deadlines. Missing the tax and accounting deadlines will jeopardise your business tremendously. …

Various Types of M&A Due Diligence in Indonesia: Which One do You Need?

If you are thinking of entering a contract with a new partner, or are considering a merger in Indonesia, doing your share of homework such as engaging in due diligence will provide you with the confidence and knowledge that you need to get the most out of the deal. Due diligence is an important part …

Working with A Recruitment Agency in Semarang: Tips to Follow

For a long time, hiring managers in businesses are not fond of the term “recruitment agency”. However, there has been a huge change and many companies are now resorting to recruitment agencies. Now, businesses in Semarang, or anywhere in Indonesia, see a recruitment agency as more of a partner than just a simple service provider. …

Customers of Coworking Space in Bali & Why Work Here

The demand of coworking space has increased in Bali as the decision to work alongside like-minded people with the maximum flexibility is both rewarding and satisfying. Coworking space is an excellent alternative to working at your own office or from home. This type of workspace has also become important as it offers many perks and …

Why Electric Vehicle (EV) Companies Should Invest in Indonesia’s EV Sector

The global automobile sector is steadily marching towards an Electric Vehicle (EV) revolution and Indonesia is no exception.  The Indonesia government is fostering its Indonesian EV market by providing new opportunities for investors globally. Following President Joko Widodo’s introduction of the new Presidential Regulation, foreign EV companies interested in expanding its operations, will now benefit …

Important Update on Licensing Procedures for Location Permit

The Minister of Agrarian Affairs and Spatial Planning/Head of the National Land Agency of Indonesia has recently made effective Regulation 17/2019 on Location Permit on September 20, 2019, replacing the previous Regulation 14/2018. This new regulation was enacted to clarify the location permit issuance framework under the Online Single Submission system (OSS). Regulation 17/2019 made …

5 Things to Prepare before Incorporating a Company in Indonesia

Indonesia is no doubt a truly attractive market that all foreigners are eyeing. Recently, the country has also been ranked the world’s 16th largest economy, making business setup in Indonesia something to be considered. However, regardless of where you are from, an entrepreneur’s life can be an exciting yet frightening roller coaster if you are …

Bali Visa Options for Indians

Bali has been on top of the list for most tourists from all over the world with its international airport, Ngurah Rai International Airport, welcoming approximately 2.4 million foreign visitors between January and May in 2019. According to the Central Statistics Agency, there were 6 million foreigners visiting the Island of the Gods in 2018. …

Recruitment in Semarang: Dos and Don’ts for Small Businesses

Recruitment in Indonesia, particularly Semarang, is now more than just acquiring a candidate to fill a position. It is an ever-evolving talent acquisition process that comprises relationship building and candidate courting in this extremely competitive world. Therefore, companies need to keep up with the changes and maintain a competitive advantage in order to attract suitable …