indonesia - General & Misc

House rejects Four Candidates for Chief Justice

Jakarta, May 22 (ANTARA) - The House of Representatives (DPR) Commission III rejected four candidates proposed by the Judicial Commission for chief justice during a plenary session held in Jakarta on Tuesday.
Date: 22 May 2019; Type: Industry Updates; Source: Antara

Constitutional Court Ready to accept Election Dispute Cases

Jakarta, May 21 (ANTARA) - The Constitutional Court (MK) is ready to accept cases dealing with disputes regarding the 2019 presidential and legislative elections, following the General Election Commission (KPU) announcing the presidential election results on Monday night (May 20).
Date: 21 May 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

House calls for Special Law on Oil Palm

Jakarta, Apr 14 (ANTARA) - A member of the House of Representatives' Commission on Economic Affairs, Firman Subagyo, said that oil palm has been designated as a national strategic commodity so it must be protected through a special law. He believes, if Indonesia already has a special law that regulates and protects oil palm, it is difficult fo ...
Date: 14 April 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Indonesia Industrial Summit to be held on April 15-16

Jakarta, April 13 (ANTARA) - The Industry Ministry will organize the 2019 Indonesia Industrial Summit (IIS) themed "Implementation of Making Indonesia 4.0 Toward Top Ten Global Economies", in ICE BSD, Tangerang, Banten Province, on April 15 and 16.
Date: 13 April 2019; Type: Industry Updates; Source: Antara

Indonesia to file Lawsuit over Palm Oil in European Court

Jakarta, Apr 8 (ANTARA) - Indonesia will file a lawsuit with the European Court, if the Delegated Regulation Supplementing Directive of the EU Renewable Energy Directive (RED) II, which will impact palm oil, is finally approved by the EU parliament.
Date: 08 April 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

PT Pelayaran Marindo Pacific v PT Prolindo Cipta Nusantara

Date: 19 December 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1020 K/Pdt.Sus-Pailit/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Bank ICBC Indonesia v PT Kagum Lokasi Emas DK

Date: 30 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1022 K/Pdt.Sus-Pailit/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

MK to decide Judicial Review on Election Law

Jakarta, Mar 28 (ANTARA) - The Constitutional Court (MK) will make its verdict on the judicial review of several articles in Law No. 7 of 2017 on general elections, that stipulates electronic identity cards (KTP-el) as among key requirements to cast votes in the 2019 election.
Date: 28 March 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Law and Human Rights, Religion Offices Collaborate to serve Community

Jayapura, Papua, Mar 27 (ANTARA) - The Papua Regional Office (Kanwil) of the Ministry of Law and Human Rights (Kemenkum HAM) is collaborating with the Religious Affairs Office of Nabire District to serve the community.
Date: 27 March 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

PT Mimi Kids Garmindo DKK v Martin Hartanto SE SH CLA DKK

Date: 30 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1021 K/Pdt.Sus-Pailit/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Bank HSBC Indonesia v PT Artha Kartika Putra DKK

Date: 30 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1024 K/Pdt.Sus-Pailit/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Ciska Brand Helan SE v David Maipauw SE DK

Date: 18 September 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1951 K/Pdt/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

ASEAN aims at creating Future Digitally-Skilled Youths

Jakarta, Mar 14 (ANTARA) - Seven ASEAN member states, through the ASEAN Digital Innovation Programme initiated by the ASEAN Foundation in collaboration with Microsoft, aim to create digitally-skilled youths prepared to tackle challenges of the digital workspace in future.
Date: 14 March 2019; Type: Industry Updates; Source: Antara

Mutiawan M Handaling v Beny Wahyudi SH dan Ade Dharma Maryanto SH M Kn DKK

Date: 19 December 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1019 K/Pdt.Sus-Pailit/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

"Super Deductible Tax" Incentives to be completed in March: Mulyani

Jakarta, Feb 20 (ANTARA News) - Finance Minister Sri Mulyani said that fiscal incentives in the form of tax cuts to industries that undertake vocational education and training activities as well as for building research and development centers (RnD) in Indonesia are targeted to be completed in March 2019.
Date: 20 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Judge rejects Exception of Musician Ahmad Dhani

Surabaya, E Java, Feb 19 (ANTARA News) - Surabaya District Court's Chief of the Judge Panel R. Anton Widyopriono rejected an exception put forward by prominent musician Ahmad Dhani's lawyer and decided to proceed with witness examination in an alleged defamation case.
Date: 19 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

H Ridwan SE DKK v H Ahmad Aman Mizan DK

Date: 17 July 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1359 K/Pdt/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Purnomo v PT Bank Banten Indonesia

Date: 05 June 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1023 K/Pdt/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Zuriyah Binti Zuhri v Aris Purnomo Bin M Ngusman

Date: 31 January 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 47 K/Ag/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Ketua Dewan Pimpinan Daerah (DPD) Tingkat I Propinsi Banten Partai Golkar DK v Oman Jumansyah

Date: 22 February 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 80 K/Pdt/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

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House rejects Four Candidates for Chief Justice

Jakarta, May 22 (ANTARA) - The House of Representatives (DPR) Commission III rejected four candidates proposed by the Judicial Commission for chief justice during a plenary session held in Jakarta on Tuesday.

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18 Items listed under Festive Season Price Control Scheme for Aidilfitri, Gawai

KUCHING, May 22 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs has listed 18 items under the Festive Season Price Control Scheme (FSPCS) in conjunction with Aidilfitri and 14 items for Gawai Dayak which will be celebrated in June.

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Phone Call not from Officer or Staff of Penang Courts - Chief Registrar's Office

PUTRAJAYA, May 21 (Bernama) - The Federal Court Chief Registrar’s Office (PKPMP) has denied an individual’s claim about receiving a phone call from an officer or employee of the Penang courts.

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ASEAN told to improve Production Technology and Capacity

KUALA LUMPUR, May 21 (Bernama) - Southeast Asia, particularly Malaysia, should focus on improving production technology and capacity, as well as regional integration in order to benefit from the shifting of supply chains due to changes in global trade, says HSBC Bank Malaysia Bhd.

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No Freeze in Intake of Foreign Workers - Ministry

KUALA LUMPUR, May 18 (Bernama) - The Human Resources Ministry has clarified that there is no freeze in the recruitment of foreign workers although many applications to bring in workers have been rejected for non-compliance with the law.

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Actions against those who tarnish Judiciary's Image, Dignity, says CJ

PUTRAJAYA, May 17 (Bernama) - Actions will be taken against those who tarnish the judiciary's image and dignity, says Chief Justice Datuk Tengku Maimun Tuan Mat.

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Right Decisions only Way for Judiciary to recover Glory - Attorney General

PUTRAJAYA, May 17 (Bernama) - Attorney-General Tommy Thomas says judges must always endeavour to make the right decisions, without fear or favour, and regardless of the personality of the party or the accused before them.

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Transport Ministry makes it More Flexible for e-hailing Drivers to obtain PSV Licence

KUALA LUMPUR, May 17 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Transport is willing to make it easier for e-hailing drivers to clock in the six hours of course time to obtain a Public Transport Vehicle (PSV) licence.

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RM1.56 Mln Fine on Poachers, highest so far for Wildlife Crimes

PUTRAJAYA, May 17 (Bernama) - The Kuala Terengganu Sessions Court's decision to fine RM1.56 million each on two Vietnamese poachers has been the highest amount so far for wildlife crimes in the country's history, said Water, Land and Natural Resources Minister Dr Xavier Jayakumar.

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Delegation of Lawmakers visit Netherlands

Hanoi, May 15 (VNA) - A delegation of the National Assembly’s Committee on Laws led by the committee’s vice chairman Pham Tri Thuc has just paid a working visit to the Netherlands.

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Adib Inquest: Lawyer grills Forensics Expert on 'Probability Report'

SHAH ALAM, May 16 (Bernama) - A lawyer questioned the ‘probability report’ of a specialist medical witness in the inquest into the death of Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim, that injuries to the right chest of the firefighter were caused by a curb or road shoulder.

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Telecom Regulator proposes Online Sim Card Registration

The Lao Telecommunication Regulatory Authority is developing an application for use as a possible option to speed up sim card registration.

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Government agrees to appoint a Youth to represent them in the Senate

BANGI, May 15 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad announced that the government has agreed to appoint a member of the Senate from among the youths with wide expertise and knowledge in the field and issues on the development of youths.

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MoF sets up Debt Management Office

KUALA LUMPUR, May 15 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Finance has set up the Debt Management Office (DMO) to review and manage the government’s debt and liabilities.

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RoK helps Vietnam accelerate Judicial Reform

Hanoi, Apr 26 (VNA) - The Supreme People’s Court and the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) launched a project on improving trial transparency and quality at Vietnamese courts during a ceremony in Hanoi on April 26.

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DOLE announces 29 Job Fir Venues Nationwide on Labor Day

MANILA, Apr 29 (PNA) - The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is inviting job seekers to a nationwide job fair on May 1.

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Universities, Industry Players to join forces for IR 4.0

GEORGE TOWN, Apr 29 (Bernama) - The joint forces of the brains in the universities and the capacity and capabilities of key industries will make a change for a better world through the Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR 4.0), said Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) vice-chancellor Prof Dr Asma Ismail.

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BNM appoints Two External Members to Monetary Policy Committee

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 29 (Bernama) - Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has reappointed Professor Dr Yeah Kim Leng and appointed Datuk Dr Gan Wee Beng as external members of its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) effective April 1, 2019.

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