Archive for April, 2015

ICCC Issues Policy Paper on Enhancing the Economic Relationship between Canada and Indonesia

The Indonesia Canada Chamber of Commerce (ICCC) has released a policy paper examining the economic relationship between Indonesia and Canada and looking at opportunities to expand that relationship in six key economic sectors. The paper, “Accelerating Indonesia’s Growth: Opportunities to Enhance the Indonesia-Canada Economic Relationship,” notes that the two countries had bilateral trade of $3.4 [...]

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SSEK Recognized on Kartini Day

April 21 in Indonesia is celebrated as Kartini Day, which recognizes the life and achievements of Raden Ayu Kartini, a national heroine for her work in the area of women’s rights. In conjunction with Kartini Day, Hukumonline, which provides news and analysis of Indonesia’s legal system, published an article looking at some of Indonesia’s leading [...]

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An Eye on PPP in Indonesia

By Syahdan Z. Aziz Public-private partnerships (“PPPs”) interest infrastructure investors in Indonesia for a number of reasons. PPP sets forth the arrangement for cooperation between the Government and private business entities in infrastructure procurement to accelerate the development of adequate and needed infrastructure. There are advantages to the PPP scheme, including the availability of government [...]

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Indonesian Rules on E-Signatures

By Bezaliel B. Erlan and Soefiendra Soedarman Continued growth in electronic transactions has resulted in electronic signatures, or e-signatures, becoming more common in daily transactions. In this article we discuss the use and applicability of e-signatures in Indonesia and the relevant regulations under Indonesian law. Introduction and definition E-signatures were unregulated in Indonesia until the [...]