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Hiring Talents and Manpower in Indonesia

Indonesia has one of the biggest populations in Asia. It is home to more than 260 million people as of 2016. A good percentage is a young, talented, and dynamic workforce. In spite of this, sometimes companies need to hire foreign workers. Perhaps it’s to augment their team or to fill in the skills gap. …

Spouse Visa, Spouse-Sponsored KITAS & KITAP in Indonesia in a Nutshell

Indonesia is sometimes criticized for having a complicated and ambiguous process of getting a visa, including a spouse visa, or also known as spouse-sponsored marriage visa. But one thing for sure is that this can be dealt efficiently with the proper research and the engagement of a professional consulting firm. …

Buying Property in Bali, Common Mistakes by Foreigners

With new laws introduced, encouraging foreigners to invest in property throughout Indonesia, the new property regulations makes Bali an alluring destination for property investment.  Globally property markets came to a standstill due to the outbreak of COVID-19, and Indonesia was no exception.  However, the long-term outlook of Indonesia looks optimistic. Factors like relaxed foreign property …

The Facts about Annual Tax Return in Indonesia

ANNOUNCEMENT: In accordance with KEP-368 / PJ / 2020, all taxable companies (Perusahaan Kena Pajak – PKP) are required to create a tax deduction certificate (Bukti Potong) via the E-Bupot online system. In addition, all other eligible taxpayers are required to do the same (PER-04 / PJ / 2017). It is the time of the …

Indonesia in 2017: The Year in Numbers

Like other countries, Indonesia still has its hits and misses, but there’s no doubt 2017 was a robust year for the country. As Cekindo welcomes another year, we will also look back on some of the biggest achievements of the country last year. …

5 Ways How to Grow Your Business through Outsourcing

Outsourcing, also known as “contracting out”, is a business practice of having organizational tasks, functions, and operations done outside a company. They can be outsourced to an external company to improve efficiency and reduce costs. Outsourcing is known to be the passive path to growing your business in Indonesia, especially for startups and small businesses. …

Reasons for Unsuccessful Market Entry in Indonesia

So you want to start a business in Indonesia? You’d better get comfortable with the idea that every business is susceptible to failure, especially when you commit some irreversible mistakes that stop you from progressing further in the market. …

How to Apply for a Multiple Entry Business Visa Bali, Indonesia?

Arranging a business visa Bali for every single trip can be expensive and time-consuming. If commercial activities in Bali require your or company’s representative presence on a regular basis, then it might be wise to opt for Multiple Entry Business Visa in Bali rather than any other type of visa. …

An In-Depth Look into Company Registration in Vietnam

Vietnam, located in the centre of Southeast Asia, has so much to offer, but one thing is certain: following the implementation of its economic reform strategy “Doi Moi”, or “renovation” by the Sixth Part Congress in 1986, and the growing affluence of the younger population, we have witnessed Vietnam becoming one of the key emerging …

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 …

Accounting and Tax Reporting in Indonesia

It may be old, but the adage has always remained true and relevant: one of the constant things in the world is taxes. It doesn’t matter which country you go. In some way or form, you will pay for it. …