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Blog: Company Registration

Establishing a Trading Company in Indonesia: Regulations, Tips, and Tricks

Starting a trading and/or import company in Indonesia is an easy process as long as you know the right ways to do so and deal with the right party to help you. In this article, we will primarily discuss the establishment of a trading company in Indonesia, how to set an import company, the regulations …

Starting a PT PMA Indonesia: Who Can Hold Structural Roles?

Based on national Company Law, every PT PMA in Indonesia should have at least one director, one commissioner, and two shareholders. The appointment of the director(s) and the commissioner(s) is made up in the General Meeting of Shareholders. To avoid the overlapping roles between the board of directors and the board of commissioners, we need …

How to Apply for SIUJK and Oil & Gas Licence Indonesia?

Do you want to know more about SIUJK and SKT Migas Indonesia and how to apply for these particular licenses? Read more… Indonesia is known as a country that rich in natural resources especially for the oil and gas resources. This condition triggers the increasing number in oil and gas activities either in domestic or …

How to Register a Foreign-Owned Company as PT PMA in Indonesia

Undoubtedly, Indonesia offers great business opportunities whether for local citizens and also for foreign people. To carry out and start a profitable business in Indonesia, a foreigner needs to open a foreign limited liability company or a foreign-owned company (PT PMA) in Indonesia. The Incorporation of a limited liability company is governed by Company Law …

Restaurant Market Experiencing Great Growth: Business Opportunity in Indonesia

Opening a restaurant in Indonesia Opening a restaurant is a popular business venture for foreign companies in many countries and Indonesia is no exception. While this market offers many opportunities, navigating the regulations and successfully completing company set-up in Indonesia is difficult without a local partner. Indonesia’s economy has been experiencing rapid growth recently, following …

Restricted Sectors for Investment in Indonesia

Understanding The Restricted Sectors for Foreign Investment in Indonesia Indonesia has been maintaining positive growth for direct investment inflows within these past four years. As in 2014, Indonesia had successfully attracted 78.7 trillion rupiah (USD 6.3 billion) of direct foreign investment based on Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM). The most attracting business sectors were mining, …

How to Purchase a Shelf Company in Indonesia?

Cekindo’s turnkey solution includes a ready-made company with an already approved Indonesian corporate bank account with internet banking include a registered tax number and legal company address. A shelf company in Indonesia is a company that has been registered and left with no activity for several months or even years to age. The aged company …

Complete Guide for Foreigners to Open a Bank Account in Indonesia

For companies or foreign investors who want to invest in Indonesia, one of the things to understand is the process of opening a bank account and the type of account for business transactions. Understanding Bank Account Types in Indonesia In Indonesia there are three types of accounts: checking accounts, savings accounts and deposit account. Numerous …

Foreign-owned Company Formation in Indonesia

The economy and the population make Indonesia a very attractive market to set up a company. Between the rapidly growing middle class and increased government expenditures in health care and infrastructure, opportunities abound. Indonesia has abundant natural resources and a strategic location in the international water, a large number of populations, approximately 230 million people do …

How to Register a Company in Indonesia

Indonesia is a member country of the G20, which represents the world’s major economies. With a population of nearly 250 million people, Indonesia has the 4th largest population in the world. These promising conditions make Indonesia a very attractive market for investment from around the world. Government regulations in Indonesia could classify it as a very bureaucratic country. …