SSEK hosted a working meeting of foreign business chambers in Indonesia at its office in Jakarta. The meeting discussed an Indonesian Minister of Manpower draft decree listing the positions that can be held by expatriate employees in various business sectors in Indonesia.
Fahrul S. Yusuf, the supervising partner of SSEK’s labor and employment practice, has contributed the Indonesia chapter to Lexology Getting the Deal Through – Labour & Employment 2019. Fahrul provides an overview of Indonesian labor law.
SSEK partner Rusmaini Lenggogeni has contributed the Indonesia chapter to the 2019 Chambers Corporate Governance global guide. The Corporate Governance guide provides expert legal commentary on rules, requirements practices adopted by businesses.
Companies engaging in mining business activities in Indonesia can be established with 100% foreign investment, but they are subject to a divestment requirement, as set out under the Mining Law and Government Regulation No. 23 of 2010 regarding the Implementation of Mineral and Coal Mining Business Activities.
SSEK's Fitriana Mahiddin and Miftahul Khairi have contributed an article on “Recent Developments in Divestment Rules for Mining Companies in Indonesia” to the new issue of Coal & Minerals Asia magazine.
SSEK's Denny Rahmansyah and Mahareksha Singh Dillon have contributed the Indonesia chapter to the Thomson Reuters Practical Law Restructuring and Insolvency Global Guide. Denny and Mahareksha provide a high-level overview of the restricting and insolvency regime in Indonesia.
There has been some noise recently about the Indonesian Government’s intention to open investment opportunities for foreign universities. If these changes are realized, and foreign universities are able to open campuses here, we would expect to see an increase in employment opportunities in Indonesia’s education sector, particularly in the higher education sector.
In an effort to simplify the bureaucratic process and improve the ease of doing business, the Jakarta provincial government has eliminated the requirement that companies obtain a Certificate of Domicile and Certificate of Business Domicile.