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.
Government Eases Import Regime for Horticultural Products
As part of the government's recent policy of easing national import activity, the Ministry of Trade has issued Regulation No. 16 of 2018 as the third amendment to Ministry Regulation No. 30/M-DAG/PER/5/2017 on Import Provision for Horticultural Products.
Pictorial Health Warnings for Tobacco-Product Packaging Updated
The Ministry of Health recently issued Regulation No. 56 of 2017, which amends Ministry Regulation No. 28 of 2013 on the Affixation of Health Warnings and Information to Tobacco-Product Packaging.
Govt. Reamends Imports Provisions for Iron, Steel, Alloy Steel and Their Derivative Products
The Ministry of Trade has issued Regulation No. 22 of 2018, which amends Ministry Regulation No. 82/M-DAG/PER/12/2016 on Import Provisions for Iron, Steel, Alloy Steel and Their Derivative Products for the third time.
SNI for Electrical Products Updated
The Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources recently updated provisions on the enforcement of the Indonesian National Standard (Standar Nasional Indonesia – SNI) for household electrical products through the issuance of Regulation No. 2 of 2018 on the Implementation of the Mandatory Indonesian National Standard within the Electrical-Power Sector