Prohibition on the Use of Certain Raw Materials in Processed Foods
The National Agency of Drugs and Food Control recently issued Regulation of the BPOM No. 7 of 2018 on the Prohibition of Certain Raw Materials in Processed Foods, with the ultimate objective of protecting the general public from any raw materials which do not satisfy minimum safety, quality and nutritional requirements.
Details of Business and Production Types for Pioneering Industries that Can Be Granted Income-Tax Deductions
The Investment Coordinating Board has issued Regulation No. 5 of 2018 on Details of Business and Production Types for Pioneering Industries That Can Be Granted the Corporate Income-Tax Deduction Facility as Well as Guidelines and Procedures for the Granting of Corporate Income-Tax Deductions, as an implementation of Regulation of the Minister of Finance No. 35/PMK.10/2018 on Corporate Income-Tax Deductions.
Govt. Revokes Regulation on Trading of Refined Crystal Sugar through the Commodity Auction Market
The Minister of Trade has now revoked the regulation which addressed the trading of refined crystal sugar through the commodity auction market through the issuance of Regulation of the Minister No. 54 of 2018 on the Revocation of Regulation of the Minister No. 16 M-DAG/PER/3/2017 on the Trading of Refined Crystal Sugar through the Commodity Auction Market, as amended several times, most recently through the issuance of Regulation of the Minister No. 73/M-DAG/PER/9/2017.
Govt. Amends Provisions on Central Bonded Logistics Facilities
With the objective of bolstering national industry and investment, as well as supporting e-commerce trade activities, the Minister of Finance has issued Regulation of the Minister No. 28/PMK.04/2018, which amends Regulation of the Minister No. 272/PMK.04/2015 on Centrally Bonded Logistics Facilities.
Supervision of Processed Foods for Special Nutritional Needs
The National Agency of Drug and Food Control has issued Regulation No. 1 of 2018 on the Supervision of Processed Foods for Special Nutritional Needs, which sets out primary guidelines for the production and circulation of processed foods which are intended to meet special nutritional needs.
Government Sets 2015 - 2019 National Industrial Policy
In bid to increase the growth of national manufacturing industry and also to create a more conducive investment climate, the government has issued Regulation of the President No. 2 of 2018 on the National Industrial Policy for the 2015-2019 Period, which will function as Indonesia's primary framework for the development of the industrial sector and also as a basis for the government to provide investment facilities in accordance with prevailing laws and regulations.
Provisions on Four or More Wheeled Motor-Vehicle Industry Amended
The Minister of Industry has issued Regulation No. 5 of 2018, which amends Ministry Regulation No. 34/M-IND/PER/9/2017 on the Four or More Wheeled Motor-Vehicle Industry.
2018 Minimum Wage for the Jakarta Industrial Sector
The Governor of the Special Capital City Region of Jakarta has finally determined the 2018 minimum wages for workers across several industrial sectors after considering the results of negotiations that took place between business associations and labor unions, through the issuance of Governor's Regulation No. 16 of 2018 on the 2018 Minimum Wages for the Industrial Sector.
Exports of Mining Products for Sample Purposes
In a bid to enhance the development of processing and purification technologies for domestic mineral products, the Ministry of Trade has issued Regulation No. 32 of 2018 on Export Provisions for Mining Products as Samples for the Purpose of the Research and Development of Processing and/or Purification Technologies.
New Regulation on the Clearance and Processing of Plantations
The Ministry of Agriculture recently issued Regulation No. 05/PERMENTAN/KB.410/1/2018 on the Clearance and/or Processing of Plantation Fields without Incineration with the ultimate objective of preventing land and plantation fires, as well as preserving environmental sustainability.