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3 Surprisingly Nice Things about Doing Business in Indonesia

The US-China trade war is making Indonesia become an important market for U.S. products and investments. A forecast has shown that the economy in Indonesia will grow by approximately 5.4% in 2020.There are some huge advantages of doing business in Indonesia, thanks to the Indonesian policy to provide a business-friendly environment, even better than before. …

Why Invest in Padang, Indonesia

Traveling to Indonesia is no longer limited to tourism and relaxation purposes only. The country is now going through a significant transformation and has long been the largest economy in Southeast Asia. Many regions in the country, including Padang, have been so inviting for expats when it comes to doing business in Indonesia in various …

5 Legal Mistakes to Avoid for First-Time Entrepreneurs in Indonesia

The life of a startup is often rocky and uncertain. This is why a small mistake can lead to disastrous results and turn your entrepreneurial dreams into a nightmare. When starting a business in Indonesia, no matter the industry you’re in, laws and regulations are always part of the process. If you are an entrepreneur …

4 Top Business Opportunities in Indonesia for 2020

Countless business opportunities in Indonesia have turned the country into one of the most popular destinations in the world for eye-catching business setups and formations. With the increase of population and so much development over the decade, business startups have also risen with specific sectors standing out from the crowd. Various government policies have been …

How to Start a Business in Indonesia in 2020? Know the Latest Changes

There is no better time than 2020 when it comes to starting a business in Indonesia. The Indonesian government has recently implemented various policies that are more business friendly to improve the investment climate in the country. If you are a foreign investor looking to invest and start a business in Indonesia, you can be …

How to Choose the Right Corporate Secretarial Service Provider in Indonesia

Indonesia is a popular business hub for not only the Southeast Asian investors but also for investors from the western hemisphere such as the Europeans and Americans. This favourable economic growth in the past and present in the country is the main reason why so many of them are setting up companies and doing business …

Why and How to Start a Business in Solo

When it comes to doing business in Indonesia, Central Java province is certainly one of the favorite regions for both local and foreign investors. Quality human resources and easy licensing are why central Java, including Solo, is a strong magnet for businesses and investments. In the Indonesian 2018 Investment Award, Central Java was known as …

Mandatory Use of Indonesian Language in Business Environment

With regard to business environment in Indonesia, on September 30, 2019, President Jokowi issued Presidential Regulation 63/2019 (or PR 63) in regard to the Mandatory Use of Indonesian Language. PR 63 serves as an implementing regulation of language law 24/2009 regarding the Flag, the Language, the National Emblem, and the National Anthem in Indonesia. In …

Unnecessary Mistakes that Hit Foreign Startups Hard in Indonesia

Establishing a foreign startup in Indonesia may not be as easy as it seems. It could be a challenging endeavour for many entrepreneurs, especially those with little prior experience in the Indonesian market. Apart from that, there are other barriers that they need to overcome: languages, local rules and regulations, bureaucracy, and culture. If you …

Exploring Business Opportunities in Lombok with a Business Visa

When it comes to doing businesses in Indonesia, Lombok has become more and more of a good alternative for foreigners aside from Bali. Located in the west of Sumbawa and the east of Bali (40km away), the island is known for its magnificent landscape, tranquil ambiance, lower price and of course the boom of tourism. …

Why do You Need to Start a Startup Business in Indonesia?

Constantly conquering several obstacles and difficulties of bureaucracy and lack of infrastructure, Indonesia has steadily transformed. Now, Indonesia is all about business. Some entrepreneurs may overlook Indonesia and would not think that the country is a digital and innovation startup hub, but actually, the country is currently experiencing a major technology revolution, thus makes an …

Indonesia’s Successful Women Entrepreneurs: Their Stories

For a very long time, women are underrepresented and men have dominated the business world across the globe, including in Indonesia. In this conservative country, women often used to be treated unfairly in many industries and there were times we hardly saw women in business or in any leadership roles. However, time has changed. Nowadays, …