Understand how the new regulation changed the way you can get your products labeled as Halal in Indonesia.
Starting a franchise business in Indonesia as a franchisee is a good way to utilize an established brand when launching a new company. The spending power of middle class people in Indonesia have been growing to the point that franchising, both domestic and international, has expanded rapidly as a way of leading business investment and […]
Indonesia offers various types of visa on arrival option. A short stay visa in Indonesia is even free and available to nationals from 169 countries. In this article, we cover the three best options to stay in Indonesia for short term. Choosing the correct visa for short term stay in Indonesia You should choose the […]
Indonesia and Vietnam are both among the fastest growing economies in the world. Besides being part of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and APEC, they both have large and rapidly growing populations and many other similarities.Many international investors have found Indonesia and Vietnam an attractive destination, improving ranking of both countries on this […]
An increasing awareness of preventive health measures has created a larger demand for a variety of health food supplements in Indonesia, leading to opportunities for manufacturers to enter health food supplement sector in the country. Health supplement registration in Indonesia is regulated by the National Agency for Drug and Food (BPOM) that claims the health […]
Indonesia’s current principal electricity generation capacity is around 53.6 GW/ Gigawatt (53,600 MW) and is currently targeting to have an additional 35 GW (35,000 MW) of capacity over the next five years. Such massive growth is attracting both local and foreign investors to invest in both traditional and renewable energy production. In this article, we […]
Opening an import company in Indonesia can take four to five months or even longer. And having import license is required for even very small shipments. If you don’t want to wait for that long or cannot / don’t want to meet all the import company requirements there are good news though – in this […]
Latest changes to the Negative Investment List revised how foreign investors can open a construction company in Indonesia. There are two ways in opening a construction company in Indonesia – by establishing a limited liability company (PT PMA) or via Foreign Construction Service Representative Office (BUJKA).
Starting an E-commerce company in Indonesia used to be in a legal grey area. Despite the uncertainty, e-commerce has been a very popular industry among both local and foreign companies. In May 2016, Indonesia finally liberalised portions of the foreign ownership on E-commerce companies under the terms of its agreement with the DNI (Negative Investment List), […]
There are various regulations that a company must follow in order to ensure that their compliance in Indonesia is done correctly. The key areas foreign owned businesses must follow in terms of compliance are tax reporting, investment reporting and BPJS programs.