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Obligatory Organizational Structure of Indonesian Companies

While most foreign entrepreneurs may feel like they have a good grasp on the requirements when starting a company in Indonesia, it is important to understand the required organizational structures, leadership approach, responsibilities and good corporate governance. Some essential questions to ask are as follows: What are the roles of the director and commiss …

Register Your Business in Indonesia Online: It Is Possible

Indonesia is consistently working on being Southeast Asia’s best place to do business. Now you can register a company in Indonesia online. The online system is called Online Single Submission (OSS), and it permits some processes such as location permit, building permit and environmental permit to be done online. The government through the Coordinating Ministry for Ec …

4 Stereotypes About Bali to Avoid and Take Your Business Seriously

Are you coming to Bali to find yourself, to move forward or get out of your comfort zone? You might have heard thousands of stories of successful entrepreneurs who consider this Indonesian island as the key to their favourable results as their businesses started to shine brightly right there. However, what you might not have heard are the stories of wrongly set expec …

Requirements of a Visa Sponsorship Letter in Indonesia

Most tourists coming to Indonesia are granted free-entry visa for up to 30 days. However, in case of moving to Indonesia for work or business meetings, visiting family, friends or conducting social activities, foreigners are obliged to obtain a visa through sponsorship. Without a visa sponsorship letter, foreigners will need to leave the country and go back agai …

7 Reasons to Invest in Business Consultants in Indonesia

We all know that entering a market and starting a company in a new country takes a lot of time, effort, as well as your blood and sweat. As a result, many entrepreneurs or business owners find it daunting to penetrate the Indonesian market and start thinking if they should engage a business consulting company. In fact, their thought of hiring a competent business con …

Understand the Boom of Creative Industries in Indonesia

The cultural and creative industries are the new pillar industries in Indonesia and have made great contributions to the country’s economy and social employment.   The data shows that the Asia-Pacific region is the most prosperous region of the world's cultural and creative industries (total revenue of US$743 billion), followed by Europe (total revenue of US …

Company Name in Indonesia: Understand the Legal Aspects

Without a good company name, there is no great value in the branding of your business. The longevity of your business depends greatly on the name you choose -- that’s why most entrepreneurs research all aspects of choosing a company name, before making a decision. The process of company registration in Indonesia also required a good company name. However, when choosi …

How to Start A Company in Indonesia: A Comparison of Legal Entities

Foreigners from all the world see Indonesia as Southeast Asia’s powerhouse. The small and medium-sized companies (SMEs), from a sole proprietorship to partnership, make up a huge proportion of Indonesia’s economy. Even though it is not easy to do company registration in Indonesia, the Indonesian government is now very open to the establishments of busine …

Alert: Working In Indonesia While Only Holding An ITAS Is Illegal

Every year hundreds of thousands foreigners choose to live and work in Indonesia because of its fantastic employment opportunities and lifestyle. However, dozens of them get into troubles as a result of failing to obtain a proper visa. In this article, we provide information on ITAS and why it is the most common reason for immigration issues. Don’t be frustrated. On …

Batam as a Digital Hub in Indonesia

Batam is an Indonesian island with never-ending opportunities. Only 40 minutes by ferry from Singapore, the 1.2 million inhabitants in Batam are witnessing the growth of the region that started with declaring Batam as a Free Trade Zone. Batam as a Free Trade Zone In 2009, Batam became one of the so-called Free Trade Zones (FTZ) in Indonesia. This particular FTZ incl …

5 Issues with a Business Visa in Indonesia and How to Tackle Them

One of the visas that foreign entrepreneurs can apply for in Indonesia is a business visa. It is also one of the most misunderstood legal documents issued by the Indonesian immigration, always confused with other visas such as cultural visa, social visa, tourist visa, free exempted visa or visa on arrival. There are many negative events you need to deal with if you h …

Company Registration in Indonesia: Expectation vs Reality

Starting a business in Indonesia is a great idea for many foreign investors due to its lower operational costs, huge human capital and rapid economic development. However, it might suddenly look different when facing reality. Expectations of many entrepreneurs are too high and only once they are in the business, they can feel the cruel truth how wrong they were. To …

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