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Halal Certification in Indonesia

Halal industry in Indonesia has been seen as a gold mine for many investors. We are not trying to exaggerate things, amounting to 14 percent of the total Muslim population in the world is in Indonesia.  Among the 250 million people in Indonesia, approximately 88 percent of them are Muslims. As of 2017, 1.8 billion …

An In-Depth Look into Indonesia’s Product Registration and Regulation

Why Expand to Indonesia? Indonesia is one of the world’s biggest emerging economies for a reason. It has a vibrant young population with a median age of 28 years old. Its purchasing power is increasing. E-commerce and financial technology (fintech) products possess a huge potential here as most are active Internet users. But, foreign investors have …

5 Most Common Trademark Registration Mistakes: What Your Business Should Avoid

“Should you trademark your business?” is a question all business owners could relate when starting a businessin Indonesia. The answer may vary from individual to individual in general. Business owners will benefit from trademark registrationwhen doing business in the archipelago. Why? Because it is an invaluable asset. It will protect your business and its intellectual …

Importance of Trademark Registration in Indonesia

Here’s the interesting thing about registration of trademark Indonesia: it is not mandatory for you to do so. But numerous legal cases have also proven how it is always the wisest move for any business. First, What Is a Trademark? A trademarkis any distinguishing symbol, character, word, phrase, or illustration that relates to your business, …

Indonesian Trademark Law: Challenges for Brand Owners

Hearing people describe what trademark is may oftentimes make the concept sound so simple. Trademark, an intellectual property or an intangible business asset, covers business names, logos, slogans, and other components. This trademark used to identify the business and its products (or services) in the market. Businesses, especially small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are known …

Do You Need to Register That New Brew You’re Selling in Indonesia?

Food and beverages industry has been growing in recent years. The rising personal income, as well as increase in spending on food and drink of growing middle class, has been the main contributors to its development.  Along with very positive prognosis of the future growth (doubled middle class till 2020), Indonesia expects more companies will …

Trademark Registration in Indonesia Simplified

The term trademark is generally defined as anything that distinctly separates a person, a firm or legal entity. It differentiates one from others through designs, symbols, colors, graphics, words, or thereof. Through trademark registration, the owner’s rights are protected and he can file legal action against unauthorized use of the trademark. A trademark serves as a legal …

Reasons to Register Cosmetic Products Line You’re Selling in Indonesia

Indonesia’s cosmetic market currently amounts to more than $1.5 billion. While, Indonesian halal cosmetic products gain a steady growth of up to 20% annually. 86% of Indonesia’s population is Muslim and the halal certification for imported products will soon be implemented. It is not surprising why halal cosmetic products are continually in demand in the …

Indonesia’s Halal Industry: Redefining Traditions in Travel, Fashion, and Business

Despite the recognition for being the world’s largest Muslim-majority country, Indonesia has not developed its halal industry well. Indonesian market holds a great potential. Noting this critical oversight, Southeast Asian startups are now zeroing in on the Muslim market. A study conducted by the Center of Reform on Economics (CORE) Indonesia said Muslims and the …

Product License Holder in Indonesia

Product registration in Indonesia is currently limited to registered legal entities according to the applicable Indonesian law, usually by Perseroan Terbatas (PT). However, if your company does not have any legal entity in Indonesia, it is still possible to have your products registered in this country. In this article, we will show you how to …

Registering Medical Devices In Indonesia

Healthcare system in Indonesia is currently showing significant progress. Since the launch of the universal healthcare program by the government in January 2014, known as Jaminan Kesehatan Nasional (JKN), Indonesia has made some improvements in its healthcare service. There is a significant growth in the number of hospitals, with 130 new general hospitals and 50 …

The Potential of Nutritional Industry in Indonesia and Its Regulations

Instead of only fulfilling their primary needs, Indonesian consumers are now seeing secondary and tertiary products as important commodity. Indonesia is the largest emerging market in South East Asia. With its fast growing population and increasing number of its citizens’ purchasing power, there is an apparent trend that Indonesian consumers tend to choose products with …