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The Business Trend of Financial Technology in Indonesia

The Overview of Financial Technology Technology development has changed many aspects of human life, including in businesses. The innovation of the financial technology started in the banking industry, for instance in the emerge of core banking system. It keeps evolving to the side of its customers, such as the development of large tech and startup …

Setting Up a Local PT Company: A Guide for Foreign Investors

PT is the most popular company type in Indonesia. In fact, this type is fully intended for Indonesian only. But under certain circumstances, foreign investors can also set up a PT. For Local PT Company, there are more options on how to get it – read more about Local nominee company or Shelf company. This article discusses how …

Taking Advantages of Virtual Offices in Jakarta: Things You Should Know

The local government of the Capital City of Jakarta has issued a new policy in a circular letter No. o6/SE/2016 on the establishment of Certificate of Domicile and other licenses that come afterwards for the users of virtual offices in Jakarta. This policy is aimed to create a better business climate in Jakarta and to …

Registering Trademark in Indonesia: An Important Legal Issue

One important lesson we can learn from the IKEA case that failed to claim its IKEA trademark in a dispute with an Indonesian rattan furniture company is you need to carefully register your brand or trademark if you want to enter the Indonesian market. It goes without saying that trademark registration in Indonesia is important. …

A General Overview on Company Restructuring in Indonesia

There are many reasons companies want to do some company restructuring in Indonesia. Because of the dynamic condition of the market as well as the industry, plus the advancement of information technology, change is something inevitable for every company. The reasons vary from the company’s intention to change its business nature, products improvements or even …

How to Obtain, Telecommunication Service Provider Licence / Content Provider Licence in Indonesia

Obtaining a Telecommunication Service Provider Licence in Indonesia The telecommunication industry has played an important role in the development of Indonesia’s economy over the last few years. Not only has it increased connectivity across the country, it has also helped in stimulating other sectors of the economy like banking, finance, software, hospitality and trade. The telecommunication …

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, …

What is a Shelf Company in Indonesia?

Cekindo turnkey solution include a ready-made company with 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 which has been registered and left with no activity for several months or even years to age. The aged company can …

PT PMA in Indonesia – Several Business Licenses for One Business Entity

Foreign investors who intend to conduct business in Indonesia should understand foreign investment regulations, such as requirements for obtaining business licenses or permits that are related to foreign company registration documents. The specification type of business licenses depends upon the type of business activities being pursued. Some business entities may require more than one business …

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 …