Posts Tagged ‘Human Resources’

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The Effect of Decree 40: Foreigners Are Banned from the Human Resources Arena in Indonesia

By Douglas G. Smith Foreign and foreign-owned enterprises represent some of the largest employers in Indonesia. Accordingly, some foreign companies expressed consternation when, on February 29, 2012, the country’s Ministry of Manpower and Transmigration issued Decree No. 40 of 2012 on Certain Positions that Are Restricted for Foreign Workers (the “Decree”). The Decree, among other [...]

Indonesia HR & Employment Law Seminar

Richard Emmerson, a senior foreign advisor at SSEK and one of Indonesia’s leading labor and employment lawyers, spoke at a seminar on February 28, 2013, at the Mandarin Oriental, Jakarta on HR & Employment Law. Addressing more than 50 participants from Indonesia, Singapore and Brunei, Mr. Emmerson examined the challenges and approaches of Indonesian employment [...]