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Indonesia for AFTA 2015

Overview of Indonesia for AFTA 2015 In the past, initiatives by developing countries to establish regional economic integration – called the ASEAN Free Trade Area – were coordinated and stimulated by governments and international organizations, without any involvement by the private sector. AFTA (ASEAN Free Trade Area) is an agreement between the ASEAN countries to …

How to Engage Professional Director and Shareholder Services in Indonesia

Why Engage Professional Director and Shareholder Services through a Special Purpose Vehicle 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 …

Automation in Indonesia vs. Machine Tool in Indonesia 2014

The 25th international exhibition 2014 The 25th international machine tool, equipment, materials and services exhibition was held December 3-6, 2014 in JIExpo Kemayoran, Jakarta. As one of the biggest events showcasing the world’s leading precision engineering, machine tool and metalworking technology companies, the main purpose of the fair is to develop business relationships. This opportunity attracted DEL a.s., a …

Trademark Registration in Indonesia: How to Do It Correctly

Trademark Registration Indonesia: Why do you need to do it? Trademark registration Indonesia is regulated by the Trademark Act No 15 of 2001 under the Directorate General of Intellectual Property Rights. According to the Act, the mark (trademark and service mark) is a sign in the form of words, numbers, letters, figures, colors, composition, symbols or …

Indonesia’s Free Trade Zone: Batam

The Free Trade Zone, known as an FTZ, has been discussed among investors, businesses, the government and the general community for the past few months. In mid-2006, the heads of State of the Republic of Indonesia and Singapore met in Batam, Nongsa and agreed on a number of cooperative efforts, including the framework for economic cooperation investments. On January …

How to Determine Personal and Corporate Income Tax Indonesia

Understanding the Personal and Corporate Income Tax in Indonesia Tax is a central issue in investment matters no matter where you are. Because personal and corporate tax in Indonesia is a major contributor to the country’s income, the amount of tax imposed is often a determining factor for investors who are considering entering a market country. …

First Automation Project in Indonesia

In Indonesia the automation industry grows around 10-15% annually. With Indonesia’s gradual integration with the world economy, it will play an important role in bringing down costs.  Automation helps decrease cost and increase productivity efficiency, aesthetics and delivery systems. Many industries have increasing production standards, making the workforce more and more expensive. These conditions push many industries …

Indo Beauty fair and Czech medical companies in Jakarta, Indonesia

Indo Beauty fair and Czech medical companies in Jakarta Currently Indonesia produces mainly primary medical products such as surgical gloves, bandages and orthopedic products. As a result, the largest medical imports are medical consumable products, particularly injection needles and catheters, which account for 20%. However, foreign manufacturers of medical devices, cosmetics and pharmaceutics have always faced numerous obstacles and challenges …

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 …

Recruitment and Hiring Market in Indonesia

Foreign Worker Recruitment Process for PMA in Indonesia The process of recruiting foreign labor for a PMA is quite a bit more complicated than local labor. Based on Law Number 13 Year 2003 concerning manpower, employers are prohibited from employing foreigners without written permission from the Ministry of Labor and Immigration (Depnakertrans). This process consists of filling out …