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Widodo signs Regulation on Safety, Security of President-Vice Presidential Candidates

Jakarta, Sept 20 (ANTARA News) - President Joko Widodo has signed a Presidential Regulation (Perpres) Number 85 of 2018 concerning the safety and security of prospective presidential and vice-presidential candidates in the implementation of General Elections.
Date: 20 September 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Indonesia promotes IAEA's Nuclear Program for Peaceful Purposes

London, Sept 20 (ANTARA News) - Indonesia continues to promote technical cooperation programs developed by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Date: 20 September 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

50 per cent Cigarette Excise must be for Health Services: President

Jakarta, Sept 19 (ANTARA News) - President Joko Widodo laid emphasis here on Wednesday that 50 percent of the receipts from cigarette excise must be directed for health services.
Date: 19 September 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

PT Gasina v Erwin DKK

Date: 23 April 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 43 PK/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Kepala Pusat Laboratorium Forensik, Badan Reserse Kriminal Kepolisian RI (Kapuslabfor Bareskrim Polri) v Jos Sugiarto Mardanus

Date: 28 June 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 115 PK/FP/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia (Persero) TBK v PT Perusahaan Hotel dan Pension Panghegar Disingkat PT Hotel Panghegar (Dalam Pailit) DKK

Date: 28 June 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 45 PK/Pdt.Sus-Pailit/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Haldin Pacific Semesta v Purbady Jonatan

Date: 15 May 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 46 PK/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

P Fernando v PT Andalan Dunia Semesta

Date: 23 April 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 48 PK/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Kliwon Sitorus v PT Southern Tristar

Date: 23 May 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 73 PK/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Ns Hotmaria Hertawaty Sijabat S Kep M Km v Perkumpulan Husada cq Rumah Sakit Husada

Date: 04 June 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 81 PK/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Tritunggal Sejahtera Sentosa dan PT Tritunggal Novro Sejahtera v Yohanis Supu DKK

Date: 18 May 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 431 K/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Djaja Sandjaja International v Sukma Wijaya DKK

Date: 06 August 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 648 K/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Ketua Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat Daerah Kabupaten Pegunungan Bintang Provinsi Papua v Bupati Pegunungan Bintang

Date: 06 September 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1 P/KHS/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Lurah Siwalankerto v Bawon Pudjiastuti S Sos DKK

Date: 08 May 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 72 PK/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

House Commission approves Additional Budget for Industry 4.0

Jakarta, July 13 (ANTARA News) - The Commission VI of the House of Representatives has approved proposal for additional budget of RP2.57 trillion for the Industry Ministry to carry on with the national agenda of the four ...

Bank Indonesia to prioritize Monetary Policy President issues Regulation to eradicate Money Laundering, Terrorism Government not to propose Budget Revision for Subsidy Change more

Supervisory Commission to crack down on International Cartel Networks

Jakarta (ANTARA News) - Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU) will be immediately in charge of cracking down on the international cartel networks, chairman of the commission Syarkawi Rauf said at a press con ...

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Government wants Report from Contractors failing to return Tender Document

Jakarta, July 14 (ANTARA News) - The government will summon seven oil and gas contractors which have failed to return their tender document until the registration deadline of July3 this year was over.

Indonesia signs Four Oil, Gas Contracts under Gross Split Scheme Government to complete Draft Regulation on e-Commerce soon Indonesia, Somalia agree to enhance Trade Ties more

Saiful Lim Nam Foek Alias Afuk anak dari Lim Dyun Tyin

Date: 23 October 2017; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 875 K/PID/2017; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Sukarminah alias Mimin binti Kirin Hadi Prayitno Catur Prasetyo St Mt Drs Imran Yakub alias Im more

PT Gasina v Erwin DKK

Date: 23 April 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 43 PK/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

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50 per cent Cigarette Excise must be for Health Services: President

Jakarta, Sept 19 (ANTARA News) - President Joko Widodo laid emphasis here on Wednesday that 50 percent of the receipts from cigarette excise must be directed for health services.

Effective "tax refund" to be attractive for Foreign Tourists: Minister Direktur Jenderal Pajak v But Deutsche Bank Ag Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Bank CIMB Niaga Tbk more

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Indonesia hands over Chairmanship of ASEAN Committee to Thailand

Jakarta, Sept 25 (ANTARA News) - Indonesian Ambassador to Kuwait, Tatang Budie Utama Razak, handed over the chairmanship of ASEAN Committee in Kuwait (ACK) for the period of January-June 2018 to ACK Chairman of the next period, Ambassador of Thailand to Kuwait, Dusit Manapan, on Sept 19.

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NLA receives Support from Labor Groups for Enactment of New Labor Protection Law

BANGKOK, Sept 26 (NNT) - Representatives of various labor groups have expressed support for the National Legislative Assembly’s enactment of a new version of the Labor Protection Act.

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House holds Marathon Budget Deliberations to meet October Deadline

MANILA, Sept 25 (PNA) - The House of Representatives is holding marathon deliberations - even extending the plenary session until the wee hours - on the proposed PHP3.757-trillion 2019 national budget to meet its approval deadline by October 12, Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo said on Tuesday.

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DOJ awaits BI Comments, Records on Fox Deportation Case

MANILA, Sept 25 (PNA) - Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra has asked the Bureau of Immigration (BI) to file a formal comment on the petition for review of the government's deportation order against Australian missionary nun Patricia Fox.

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IPOPHL to roll out Green Lane for Trademark Applications

MANILA, Sept 25 (PNA) - The Intellectual Property Office of the Philippines (IPOPHL) is set to roll out a ‘green lane’ for trademark applications that will slash the average processing time for registration, which currently takes about eight months to be approved.

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BSP warns Public against Frauds, Scams

LEGAZPI CITY, Sept 25 (PNA) - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) on Tuesday warned the public against frauds and scams, in the wake of the fast approaching holiday season.

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Corporate Income Tax cuts won't lead to Job Losses

MANILA, Sept 25 (PNA) - Finance Undersecretary Karl Chua said the removal of certain incentives under the proposed tax reform measure will not result in job losses.

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Yangon Court allows Trial to resume in Celebrity Slaying

Yangon Region High Court decided on Monday to let the trial go ahead in the murder of Facebook celebrity Aung Ye Htwe and cancel the order by the district court to withdraw the case.

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Fundamental Freedoms must be aligned with International Standards - Dewan Rakyat Speaker

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 25 (Bernama) - Parliamentarians have to ensure that the Federal Constitution and laws relating to freedom of expression, access to information and press freedom are in line with international human right standards, said Dewan Rakyat Speaker Datuk Mohamad Ariff Md Yusof.

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SME Mart to assist Entrepreneurs Market Products Overseas

SHAH ALAM, Sept 24 (Bernama) - SME Mart, an initiative introduced by Dewan Ekonomi Usahawan Malaysia (DEUM) will serve as a platform for Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) entrepreneurs to sell their products on both the local and international market.

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SGX proposes New “trade at close” Session for Securities Market

Singapore Exchange (SGX) is seeking public feedback on the proposed introduction of a new trading session for the securities market, the “trade at close” (TAC), which will take place after the closing auction routine ends.

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PHL Officials to brief UK Investors on Opportunities in Infra, Other Sectors

A Duterte Cabinet delegation led by Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III will embark on a three-day mission to London this week to brief British investors on the vast business opportunities in the country’s infrastructure, energy and tourism sectors and explore ways to expand economic cooperation between the Philippines and the United Kingdom.

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DOF thanks House for Final OK of Corporate Tax Reform Bill

The Department of Finance (DOF) has thanked the House of Representatives for approving on third and final reading the bill seeking to lower the corporate income tax (CIT) and correct the convoluted incentives system for businesses, as it expressed optimism that the Senate would pass a similar measure soon enough to enable the people to reap the benefits of a fair, transparent and accountable tax system in the form of more investments and jobs.

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PH Ambassador to Bahrain participates in a Roundtable on International Labor Standards

MANAMA, Sept 24 - Philippine Ambassador to Bahrain Alfonso A. Ver participated in a roundtable discussion on various International Labor Organization’s (ILO) conventions on foreign workers with the ILO Direct Contact Mission to Bahrain on 18 September 2018.

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HK Business Seminar puts Spotlight on Investment Opportunities in PH

HONG KONG, Sept 24  - Top-level government officials reassured potential investors in Hong Kong that the Philippines under President Rodrigo Duterte is working “non-stop” to ensure that the necessary policies, fiscal measures and legal framework relating to ease of doing business and investments are in place.

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MAS outlines Enforcement Approach to deter, detect and investigate Breaches of Rules and Regulations

Singapore, Sept 24 - The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has published an Enforcement monograph to provide greater clarity and transparency into how MAS deters, detects, investigates and takes action against breaches of the rules and regulations it administers. The monograph outlines how MAS’ Enforcement Department works together with the other financial sector oversight functions in MAS to uphold Singapore’s reputation as a clean and trusted financial centre.

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International Maritime Community re-affirms Co-operation in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore

More than 180 participants from around 80 maritime administrations and organisations, as well as embassies in Singapore, attended the 11th Co-operation Forum this morning, where they reaffirmed their commitment to strengthen cooperation in the Straits of Malacca and Singapore (SOMS).

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Chartered Accountant and Lawyer among those who joined Scheme as Proxy Decision-Makers

Lawyer Haryadi Hadi, 35, decided to be a professional deputy as he has wealthy clients who are single, childless or have strained ties with their loved ones and they cannot find anyone to be their proxy decision-makers should they become mentally incapacitated.

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