Month: November 2019

Legal Compliances of the Representative Office in Indonesia

“Representative Office obliged to submit the activity report to the BKPM.” In Indonesia, the term representative office refers to an office lead by a chief of representative appointed by a foreign company outside of Indonesia as its representative in Indonesia, however in details it is actually further divided into four, which are General Representative Office […]

The Implementation of Beneficial-Owner Principle in Indonesia

“Indonesia Government regulates beneficial ownership principle in some regulations to create legal certainty. The regulations mentioned about the definition, limitation, also sanction for incompliance.” According to The Financial Action Task Force (FATF), beneficial owner refers to the natural person(s) who ultimately owns or controls a customer and/or the natural person on whose behalf a transaction […]

An Update on Electronic System Provider (PSE)

“The Ministry of Communication and Information issued Government Regulation No. 71 of 2019 on Electronic System and Transaction Operation (“PP 71/2019”) which made some crucial changes regarding the mandatory registration for both public and private sector, data centre, and right to be forgotten. PSE (Penyelenggara Sistem Elektronik) or Electronic System Provider refers to every person, […]

Implementation OSS Version 1.1

“OSS Version 1.1 improves the system including the ability to process water location permit and ocean location permit, register KPPA (general representative office), revocation of license for a non-liquidation reason, arrange issuance branch office administration registration, submit LKPM, and arrange business license for Merger. The new version will be implemented by 11 November 2019.” In […]