Public Transportation Facilities and Infrastructure for Accessibility to Passengers with Special Needs
In order to implement a firm approach to enhancing accessibility to public transportation facilities for persons with special needs, the Ministry of Transportation has issued Regulation No. PM 98 of 2017 on the Provision of Accessibility to Public-Transportation Services for Consumers with Special Needs .
Environmental Economic Instruments are Finally Ready to be Implemented
As an implementation of Article 43 (4) and Article 55 (4) of Law No. No. 32 of 2009 on Environmental Protection and Management and as a realization of the commitment to implement the “polluter pays” principle under the environment law, the government has issued Regulation No. 46 of 2017 on Environmental Economic Instruments.
New Guidelines on the Organization of Advertisings in DKI Jakarta
The Governor of the Special Capital Region of Jakarta recently updated the rules for the organization of advertisements by issuing Regulation No. 148 of 2017 on Implementing Guidelines for the Organization of Advertisings.
Mandatory Organization of Long-Distance Ferry Services
The Ministry of Transportation has issued Regulation No. PM 107 of 2017 on Mandatory Organization of Long-Distance Ferry Services, which serve as a set of guidelines for companies which are involved in the organization such services.
Government Affirms Supreme-Court Decision on Application-Based Transportation
STNK now may be issued either on behalf of companies or on behalf of the drivers themselves, in terms of the relevant administrative requirements that have to be met. However, the name of the relevant company concerned is currently required to be displayed in both the front and rear windows of any vehicles which are used
Procedures for the Registration of Land-Title Transfers for Tax-Amnesty Purposes
The Ministry of Agrarian Affairs and Spatial Planning/Head of the National Land Agency has issued Circular No. 9/SE/X/2017 on Guidelines for the Implementation of Ministry of Agrarian Affairs and Spatial Planning/Head of the National Land Agency Regulation No. 15 of 2017 on the Registration of Land-Title Transfers for Tax-Amnesty Purposes, which will serve as a set of guidelines for the registration of land-title transfers for tax-amnesty purposes.
New Provisions on BPHTB Facilities in Jakarta
The Governor of the Special Capital Region of Jakarta has issued Regulation No. 126 of 2017 on the 0% (Zero Percent) Imposition of Acquisition of Land-and-Building-Rights Duty Fees Due to Sale-and-Purchase Activities for First-Time Land-Rights Entitlements with Tax-Object Acquisition Values of up to IDR 2,000,000,000.00 (Two Billion Rupiah), which will serve as a set of guidelines through which individual taxpayers will be able to obtain a facility which covers the 0 % Imposition of acquisition of land-and-building-rights duty fees
Organization of Cashless Transactions on Toll Roads
In order to fall into line with the Cashless Society Movement launched by Bank Indonesia, as well as to mitigate the ongoing problem of congestion around the nation’s toll gates, the Ministry of Public Works and Public Housing issued Regulation No. 16/PRT/M/2017 on Non-Cash Toll Transactions on Toll Roads, which will serve as a set of guidelines for the organization of cashless transactions on toll roads.
Government Simplifies Business Licensing in Special Economic Zones, Free-Trade Areas, Free Ports, Industrial Zones and Nationally Strategic Tourism Areas
As part of its 16th Economic Policy Package to date, the Government has issued Presidential Regulation No. 91 of 2017 on the Acceleration of Business Operations, with the ultimate aim of reorganizing the current business licensing regime, as well as accelerating business operations within special economic zones, free-trade areas, industrial areas and tourism areas.
Post Tax-Amnesty Supervision of Taxpayers
In order to follow up the tax-amnesty program, the Directorate General of Tax has issued Circular No. SE-20/PJ/2017 on the Post Tax-Amnesty Supervision of Taxpayers, which will serve as a set of guidelines for the supervision of taxpayer compliance, both in terms of participants and non-participants in the tax-amnesty program.