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Presidential Regulation (“PR”) No. 76 of 2019 dated November 13, 2019, regarding Ratification of the Agreement Between the Republic of Indonesia and the Republic of Tajikistan for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Income Tax. This Regulation came into effect on the date of its enactment.
PR No. 77 of 2019 dated November 13, 2019, regarding Ratification of Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty- Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting. This Regulation came into effect on the date of its enactment.
Government Regulation (“GR”) No. 88 of 2019 dated December 26, 2019, regarding Occupational Health. This Regulation contains provisions on illness prevention, health improvement and disease management. It came into effect on the date of its enactment.
GR No. 90 of 2019 dated December 31, 2019, regarding Procedures for the Application, Examination and Settlement of Appeals at the Trademark Appeals Commission. This Regulation sets out procedure for the Trademark Appeals Commission. It implements Articles 32 and 34 of Law No. 20 of 2016 regarding Trademarks and Geographic Indicators. This Regulation came into effect on the date of its enactment.
GR No. 89 of 2019 dated December 31, 2019, regarding Amendment of GR No. 59 of 2001 regarding Non-Governmental Consumer Protection Institution. This Regulation amends GR No. 59 of 2001 so that non-governmental consumer protection bodies must now register and report their function to the relevant regional governments. It came into effect on the date of its enactment.
GR No. 5 of 2020 dated January 20, 2020, regarding Trade Information System. The trade information system collects, manages, delivers, processes and disseminates integrated trade data and/or information to support trade policy. It provides updated and accurate trade data and/or information, and quick data and/or information on trade policy and management, with the aim of improving quality of service by the central and regional governments in the trade sector. This Regulation came into effect on the date of enactment.
GR No. 3 of 2020 dated January 20, 2020, regarding the Amendment of GR No. 14 of 2018 regarding Foreign Ownership of Insurance Companies. This Regulation introduces a new threshold for foreign ownership of conventional/sharia insurance/reinsurance companies, as well as insurance/reinsurance broker companies and insurance lossappraisal companies, and sharia insurance/reinsurance companies resulting from spinoffs. This Regulation came into force on the date of its enactment.
GR No. 1 of 2020 dated January 8, 2020, regarding the Organization of Special Economic Zones. This Regulation addresses several matters, including the proposal of special economic zones (“SEZs”) by the Special Economic Zone Board, zoning regulations for SEZs, requirements for the incorporation of SEZs, the construction and operation of SEZs, and the management of SEZs. It came into effect on the date of its enactment.
GR No. 6 of 2020 dated January 27, 2020, regarding Construction and Installations at Sea. This Regulation includes provisions on the function, type, requirements, placement, demolition, monitoring and evaluation of construction and installations at sea. It came into force on the date of its enactment.