News andUpdates


News and Updates

Enactment of Law on Second Amendment to EIT Law

This Newsflash is a continuation of our previous Newsflash with respect to the Second Amendment to Law No. 11 of 2008 on Electronic Information and Transactions as amended by Law No. 19 of 2016 (the…


Business Licensing for the Utilization of Wild Plants and Animals

On November 22, 2023, the Minister of Environment and Forestry (the “MOEF”) issued Regulation No. 15 of 2023 on Business Licensing on Utilization of Wild Plants and Animals (“Regulation 15”).…


Regulation to Accelerate the Digitization of Government Services Issued

On December 18, 2023, President Joko Widodo issued Presidential Regulation No. 82 of 2023 on Acceleration of Digital Transformation and Integration of National Digital Services (“PR 82/2023”). PR…


Ministry of Health’s Guidelines on Covid-19 Recurrence

The Ministry of Health through the Director General of Diseases Prevention and Control recently issued guidelines for the provincial and regional governments with regard to recent increase of…


Further Amendments to EIT Law Approved by DPR

On December 5, 2023, the House of Representatives (Dewan Perwakilan Rakyat or the “DPR”) approved the bill (the “Approved Bill”) on Second Amendments to Law No. 11 of 2008 on Electronic Information…


New Regulation On Occupational Health And Safety In Confined Space

On November 28, 2023, the Minister of Manpower (the “MOM”) issued Regulation No. 11 of 2023 on Occupational Health and Safety in Confined Space (“Regulation 11”). Regulation 11 is issued to protect…


Draft Circular Letter on Ethical Guidelines for Use of Artificial Intelligence

Following up on Press Release No. 254/HM/KOMINFO/08/2023 dated August 30, 2023 in which the Minister of Communication and Informatics (the “MOCI”) announced that the MOCI was developing an ethical…


New Regulation on Smart Buildings

On November 3, 2023, the Minister of Public Works and Housing (“MOPWH”) issued MOPWH Regulation No. 10 of 2023 on Smart Buildings (“Regulation 10/2023”). Regulation 10/2023 provides the guidelines…


OJK Issues New Guidelines for Peer-to-Peer Lending Business

On November 8, 2023, the Financial Services Authority (Otoritas Jasa Keuangan or “OJK”) issued OJK Circular Letter No. 19/SEOJK.06/2023 on the Implementation of Information Technology Based…


New Regulation On Partnerships Within Marine And Fisheries Sector

On October 2, 2023, the Minister of Maritime Affairs and Fisheries (the “MOMF”) issued Regulation No. 31 of 2023 on Partnerships within the Marine and Fisheries Business Sector (“Regulation 31”).…