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Trade Through Electronic System

Introduction The government of the Republic of Indonesia has ratified a Government Regulation Number 80 of 2019 on Trade Through Electronic System (“GR No. 80/2019”). GR No. 80/2019 is issued as an implementation for Law Number 7 Year 2014 on Trade (“Trade Law”) with an objective to improve the protection and supervision of e-commerce as…
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The Implementation Procedure of Principle to Recognize a Beneficial Owner of a Corporation

Background On 13 June 2019, the government enacted the Regulation of Minister of Law and Human Rights Number 15/2019 on Implementation Procedure of Principle to Recognize a Beneficial Owners of a Corporation (“Permenkumham 15/2019”) Permenkumham 15/2019 sets guidelines and mechanisms for implementation and performance to obtain information concerning beneficial owner of a corporation. Beneficial owner…
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Prohibited Export Goods

Background On 11 June 2019, the Government of the Republic of Indonesia has issued a Regulation of Minister of Trade, Number 45 of 2019 on the Prohibited Export Goods (“MoT Regulation”). This regulation is issued as implementing regulationof Article 51 paragraph (3) of Law Number 7 of 2014 on Trade (“Law of Trade”), that requires…
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Registration for the Corporate Taxpayer Registration Number through an Online General Law Administration System

Background On 1 July 2019, the Directorate General of Taxation at the Ministry of Finance has issued a  Letter of Director General of Taxation Number:  S-163/PJ.13/2019 (“SDJP”) on the Submission of the Registration Guideline for the Corporate Taxpayer Registration Number (“NPWP”) through an Online System of General Law Administration (“AHU”). Purpose and Objective SDJP was…
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Personal Data Protection in Electronic System

Background On 1 December 2016, the government of the Republic of Indonesia promulgated the Minister of Communication and Informatics Regulation Number 20 of 2016 on Personal Data Protection in Electronic System (“Permenkominfo 20/106”). Permenkominfo 20/2016 is an implementing regulation of Government Regulation Number 82 of 2012 on Implementation of Electronic System and Transaction, that stipulates…
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