Archive for November, 2014


Free Employment Law Alliance Webinar

The Employment Law Alliance (ELA) is offering a free 90-minute webinar on Thursday, December 4, on “Privacy v. the Employer’s Right to Know: Hot Issues that Straddle the Can-Am Border.” Program Description Workplace privacy continues to be an important focus for employers, particularly those who operate in both Canada and the U.S. While most businesses [...]


Expert Guide: Discrimination Law in Indonesia

Richard D. Emmerson has written an article on Discrimination Law in Indonesia for the Corporate LiveWire Expert Guide on Discrimination Law and Equality 2014. As Richard notes, Indonesia does not have an overarching anti-discrimination law. Rather, a patchwork of laws and sector-specific regulations prohibit discrimination and encourage equality. The relevant laws include: the 1945 Constitution; [...]


Michael Carl of SSEK Included in Indonesia Mining Report

Global Business Reports has produced a comprehensive report on Indonesia’s mining industry for the Energy & Mining Journal. The report, titled “Indonesian Mining Industry in Transition: Navigating the World’s Last Great Mining Frontier,” looks at developments in the sector and the prospects for future investment. The report notes that Indonesia is among the world’s largest [...]

Bank Indonesia in Yogyakarta by B10m

Bank Indonesia Regulations on Foreign Exchange Transactions

By Andini H. Dewi Bank Indonesia (“BI”) recently issued several regulations related to foreign exchange transactions by Indonesian banks, which update existing regulations issued by BI. Below is a brief summary of the new regulations: 1. Bank Indonesia Regulation No. 16/16/PBI/2014 dated September 17, 2014 regarding Foreign Exchange Transactions against Rupiah with Domestic Parties (“PBI 16/16″) [...]