Revision of Anti-Trust Law: Apindo Offers 11 Critical Inputs
House of Representatives urged to involve businesses during deliberations of the revision
Corruption Perception Index: Improving Indonesia’s Ranking
Govt. to focus on the bureaucratic reform of seven sectors heavily connected to the political sphere, including the whistle-blower system, control of gratuities, and accountability for grants and social-aid funding
50 Government Regulations Issued Throughout 2016
This year’s crop of regulations address various matters, including: additional capital injections from the state into various state-owned enterprises, non-tax state revenue, special economic zones, authorized capital for limited-liability companies, facilities for government officials and income tax
Govt. Allows Private Companies to Develop Domestic Oil Refineries
Participation of private companies considered essential for the development of domestic oil refineries and must be optimized in order to achieve energy security
SIAC Rules 2016: A Breakthrough in Singapore’s Arbitration Procedures
Eight key changes have been incorporated into the new procedures
Indonesia Climbs Global Ease-of-Doing-Business Rankings
Govt. manages to make improvements to seven out of 10 main indicators
Govt. Encouraging Micro-, Small- and Medium-Scale Enterprises to Participate in the Tax-Amnesty Program’s Second Phase
Govt. is hopeful that more businesses will become integrated into Indonesia’s taxation system
BI Launches FinTech Office
Indonesia’s central bank backs new initiative which is aiming to balance innovation with risk management
Government’s 14th Economic Policy Package Tackles E-Commerce Roadmap
Govt. aiming to create around new 1000 “technopreneurs” and approximately USD 10 billion in business value
Indonesia Finally Ratifies Maritime Labor Convention
Further technical regulations deemed necessary for convention’s smooth implementation