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THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO DOING BUSINESS IN INDONESIA

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Hiring Local or Expatriates in Indonesia? Things to Know

Hiring in Indonesia, whether locals or expatriates, comes with certain regulations that every business is required to comply with. In Indonesia, labour and employment are regulated by the Ministry of Manpower. The regulations protects all employees. An employee is defined as any person working in return for a salary or compensation in another form. Hiring …

Understanding the Types of Business Entities in Indonesia

Indonesia offers many opportunities to foreign investors. The Indonesian government has recognised the significant role foreign investors can play in the growth and development of the business sector and the national economy. Continuing deregulation and reduction in bureaucracy is creating a wider range of investment activities for foreign investors. In addition, Indonesia is rich natural …

Rapid Growth of Technology Offers Great Business Opportunities in Indonesia

The ease of Information Technology (IT) has opened more business opportunities in Indonesia. The growth of IT in Indonesia, especially mobile usage, is exploding, presenting profitable opportunities for companies to undertake market expansion in Indonesia. IT News Today reports that Brazil, Russia, Indonesia and China will provide the foundation for the biggest near-term growth in …

Prawns as A Strategic Commodity of Indonesia in 2014

Prawn Business Opportunities as Potential Commodities in Indonesia Prawns are a major commodity in the aquaculture industry because they are in high demand and have high economic value. Recently, demand for prawns from Indonesia has increased significantly. In the first 6 months of 2013, exports were valued at US$1.97 billion, of which prawns accounted for 36.7 % or US$723.6 million. This is …

The Cultural Issues of Doing Business in Indonesia

Compared to other Asian countries, doing business in Indonesia is more promising in that it offers limitless opportunities in various sectors, not to mention the huge population and low labour cost. But in order to reduce any potential failure, companies should be proactive in managing the risks by adjusting to Indonesian culture. Effective risk management …

Potential and Risks of Investing in Indonesia

Indonesia is an attractive destination for investment because it has a large market, stability, relatively low labor costs and the availability of raw materials Opportunities and Challenges of Investing in Indonesia There are many investors who have invested in Indonesia, just based on the factors of low labor cost and raw materials availability.  They make …

Automotive Sector as a Potential Major Field for Investment in Indonesia

The automotive industry in Indonesia grew rapidly in the first quarter of 2014 after experiencing a significant increase in investment over the past four years. Investment in the automotive sector in 2013 reached US$3.7 billion — investment levels up 10 times more than in 2010. PT Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indonesia (TMMIN) recently built a Toyota engine plant in …

How to invest in Indonesia through a Representative Office

Indonesia has one of the most regulated markets in the world. Despite the recent improvements, it is still relatively hard for foreigners to fully capitalize on market potential. Our mission is to make investment in Indonesia easier for foreigners. The are two legal entities that can be chosen for your investment in Indonesia: foreign representative …

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 …

A growing market for medical devices in Indonesia

A ballooning middle class, major changes in health care and its status as the world’s fourth most populous country have made Indonesia a market with major potential. Indonesian Market for Medical Devices According to Medical Device and Diagnostics Industry (MDDI), the ASEAN nations – including Indonesia – are the next emerging market for medical devices …

How to find a reliable business partner in Indonesia

Finding a Reliable Business Partner in Indonesia How can you find a reliable business partner in Indonesia who does its business well? In the past 15 years, since the fall of General Suharto and the end of Asian financial crisis, Indonesia has become as open as ever for foreign businesses. Foreign companies or companies owned by foreigners have …

How To Own Property in Indonesia

Overview of  Land and Property Ownership for Foreigner in Indonesia Why property investment in Indonesia is a smart and profitable choice? In the middle of global crisis, Indonesian economic can still survive moreover the local property industry is keep growing. The property credit is getting 15% higher than 2015 It’s also strengthened with the new …