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Business Update: Readjustment of Business Plans Required to Have AMDAL

The Minister of Environment and Forestry issued Regulation 38/2019 on Types of Business and/or Activity Plans Which are Obliged to Possess Environmental Impact Analyses (AMDAL) to enhance the business climate in Indonesia. This regulation became effective on September 5, 2019. Regulation 38/2019 made adjustment to the types of businesses and activities that are required to …

Your Guide to Establishing A Textile Business in Indonesia

Among many countries in Southeast Asia, Indonesia is one of the most exciting countries to establish a business because of its inexpensive and abundant workforce and natural resources. When talking about starting a business in Indonesia, you may be wondering about what sector you should dive into. One of the prominent and lucrative industries that …

Setting up an English Language Center in Vietnam: A Quick Guide

A great number of people, particularly foreigners, are setting up their own English language centers in Vietnam. It is not hard to see why — there are more and more Vietnamese aspire to learn and master English, making English language centre a huge business when it comes to starting a business in Vietnam. The majority …

Selling Motor Vehicles in Indonesia: How to Start This Business?

Starting a business in Indonesia is not as challenging as you would have thought. It is actually viable for foreign investors as the Indonesian government has been pushing for foreign business in recent years to advance the country’s economy. After you have chosen the industry that you want to start a business in and you …

Permissible Contamination Limits in Health Supplement Products in Indonesia

Health supplement products are among the products that can be distributed and sold in Indonesia. Prior to distributing and selling the health supplements, they need to go through the product registration process and you need to get yourself familiar with the latest product registration regulations in Indonesia, such as the permissible contamination limits. In the …

Why Coworking Spaces are Much Better than Local Coffee Shops in Jakarta

We are so blessed to exist in this era when work can be done remotely. According to Forrester Research, there are more than 375 millions of mobile and remote workers all over the world. Where are these people working then? Many freelancers and startups initially work from their home office. Some of them choose a …

Fiscal Incentives for Oil and Gas Contractors in Indonesia

With regard to Indonesia fiscal policy, the Indonesian government has issued the Regulation of the Minister No. 122/PMK.03/2019 on Facilities of Value-added Tax or Value-added Tax and Luxury-goods Sales Tax, Land-and-Building Tax, and Tax Treatment upon Imposition of Sharing Facilities Operational Cost and Indirect Cost Budgeting Expense of the Headquarters. This Indonesia fiscal policy has …

Franchise Business Regulations in Indonesia are Now More Relaxed

There has been a significant development in franchise business in Indonesia, thanks to the country’s recent growing economy, market and wealth. Therefore, more and more foreign brands, especially in retail, food and beverages, service and healthcare sectors, want to seize these opportunities by expanding their business to Indonesia via franchising. Franchise business in Indonesia is …

How do You Set up a Travel Business in Vietnam?

When talking about starting a business in Vietnam, it would be a good idea to start a travel business. According to the Tourism Annual Report published by Vietnam National Administration of Tourism (VNAT) in 2018, there was a 19.9 % increase of international visitors in Vietnam compared to the previous year, with a total global …

Various Ways Foreigners can Own Property in Bali

As one of the world’s most popular vacation destinations, Bali is Indonesia’s future tourism powerhouse. Bali’s economy is rising at a remarkable pace, making it one of the sought-after places for foreign investment and permanent residency. Whether it is for investment, retirement or residential purposes, foreigners are now looking into buying and owning property in …