New Rules on Importation of Complementary, Market Testing and After Sales Service Goods Fill Legal Void but Restrict Eligible Sectors (29/07/2020)
  The Minister of Trade (“MOT”) recently issued Regulation No. 59 of 2020 (the “New Regulation”)[1] to amend MOT Regulation No. 118/M-DAG/PER/12/2015 on the Importation of Complementary Goods and Goods for Use in Market Testing or After-sales Service (the ...


Govt offers investors attractive new concession scheme for brownfield state assets (28/07/2020)
  The President has issued a regulation that simultaneously holds out the prospect of attractive new opportunities for private-sector investment in existing public infrastructure and greater state funding for new infrastructure. This is the upshot of Presidential Regulation No. 32 of 2020 ...


OJK Can Now Order Healthy Non-Bank Financial Institutions to Shoulder Responsibility for Distressed Peers (22/07/2020)
  Following an earlier Financial Services Authority (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan / “OJK”) regulation that may be used to require compulsory consolidation in the banking sector in order to avoid potential bank collapses,[1] healthy, well-managed non-bank financial institutions ...


Indonesia’s New Mining Law Heralds Significant Change but Challenges Lie Ahead (14/07/2020)
  Indonesia’s Parliament (Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat / DPR) and Government have availed themselves of the public’s preoccupation with the Covid-19 pandemic to successfully push through important new mining legislation with a minimum of publicity, thus avoiding the concerted ...