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Foreign Ministry, Supreme Court sign Three International Civil Law Agreements

Jakarta, Feb 20 (ANTARA News) - The Foreign Ministry and Supreme Court have signed three cooperation agreements related to international civil law as part of the efforts to improve public services. Director General of International Law and Agreement of the Foreign Ministry Damos Dumoli Agusman and clerk of the Supreme Court Made Rawa Aryawan s ...
Date: 20 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Draft Regulation on E-Commerce to prioritize Domestic Products

Jakarta, Feb 20 (ANTARA News) - The draft government regulation on e-commerce will prioritize domestic products, Director General of Domestic Trade of the Trade Ministry Tjahya Widayanti stated.
Date: 20 February 2019; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

"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

Rosyid Nuryadin DKK v PT Kereta Api Indonesia (Persero) DKK

Date: 10 August 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 1775 K/Pdt/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Nelpa Enita v Menteri Keuangan RI

Date: 08 August 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 32 P/HUM/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Yayasan Wahana Lingkungan Hidup Indonesia (WALHI) DK v Kepala Badan Penanaman Modal dan Perizinan Terpadu Satu Pintu Provinsi Jawa Barat DK

Date: 29 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 635 K/TUN/LH/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Pandu Paramitra v Bupati Deli Serdang

Date: 29 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 613 K/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Arifin Pranoto v Tjio Nara G Yulianti DK

Date: 27 September 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 144 PK/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Muhammad Arif Bin Abdul Manaf Bin Abdul Muthalib DK v Kepala Kantor Pertanahan Kota Pontianak DKK

Date: 08 October 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 159 PK/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

A Sukiato Ongkoyuwono v Kepala Kantor Pertanahan Kota Administrasi Jakarta Barat DK

Date: 08 October 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 167 PK/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Sea World Indonesia (SWI) v Kepala Badan Koordinasi Penanaman Modal RI

Date: 08 October 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 168 PK/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Usaha Handalan Sejahtera v Bupati Kapuas DKK

Date: 28 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 190 PK/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Victory Cemerlang Indonesia Wood Industri v Pejabat Penagih SPP-GR Dinas Perkebunan dan Kehutanan Kabupaten Keerom Provinsi Papua

Date: 10 December 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 213 PK/TUN/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Parliament passes into Law RAPBN 2019 in Plenary Session

Jakarta, Oct 31 (ANTARA News) - The House of Representatives (DPR) has passed into law the draft state budget (RAPBN) 2019 in a plenary session here on Wednesday. Finance Minister Sri Mulyani Indrawati said the draf ...

Government to set aside Special Allocation funds for National Museums House Commission approves Additional Budget for Industry 4.0 Bank Indonesia to prioritize Monetary Policy more

PT Fortuna Megah Perkasa DKK v Komisi Pengawas Persaingan Usaha DK

Date: 17 September 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 715 K/Pdt.Sus-KPPU/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Supervisory Commission to crack down on International Cartel Networks more

Draft Regulation on E-Commerce to prioritize Domestic Products

Jakarta, Feb 20 (ANTARA News) - The draft government regulation on e-commerce will prioritize domestic products, Director General of Domestic Trade of the Trade Ministry Tjahya Widayanti stated.

PT Karya Bangun Mandiri v PT Bumi Mangun’s Karya Government wants Report from Contractors failing to return Tender Document Indonesia signs Four Oil, Gas Contracts under Gross Split Scheme more

Nikodemus Taus alias Niko

Date: 16 August 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 503 K/PID/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

M Rizal bin M Nazar Petrus Laia Abdul Khalik more

Finance Ministry mulls Income Tax Reduction on Corporate Taxpayers

Jakarta, Jan 8 (ANTARA News) - The Finance Ministry is considering a reduction in the tariff of income tax on corporate taxpayers to improve the competitive edge of the national industry.

Jimmy DK v Kepala Kantor Pertanahan Kota Medan DK Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Perkebunan Milano Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Nagaraja Lestari more

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Justice Ministry: US Claims ‘baseless’

The Ministry of Justice on Tuesday reacted to recent “baseless” claims by the US Embassy in Phnom Penh regarding the case of former opposition leader Kem Sokha, urging the embassy to stop spreading misinformation regarding the implementation of the law in Cambodia.

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Court adjourns Tony Pua's Appeal against Interim Injunction over RUU355 Video Clip

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 20 (Bernama) - The Federal Court today adjourned the appeal hearing by Damansara Member of Parliament Tony Pua Kiam Wee against an interim injunction order over his alleged video clip relating to the tabling of Syariah Courts (Criminal Jurisdiction) (Amendment) Bill 2016 or RUU355.

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DOJ urged to Act on Murder Raps vs PNP Men in Lawyer's Death

MANILA, Feb 19 (PNA) - A former Cebu City councilor asked the Department of Justice (DOJ) Monday to charge policemen implicated in the killing of his brother, lawyer Noel Archival, five years ago.

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Laos, Japan celebrate 20 Years of Legal, Judicial Cooperation

The Lao and Japanese governments have highlighted 20 years of achievement in cooperation to strengthen the legal and judicial sectors in Laos, especially with regard to human resource development.

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Sarawak Lawyers wants Government to set up RCI over Judge Allegations

MIRI, Feb 19 (Bernama) - The Advocates Association of Sarawak (AAS) has proposed to the government to set up a Royal Commission of Inquiry (RCI) over the allegation of judicial interference in the affidavit made by a sitting Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer recently.

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MACC meets Judge Hamid Sultan over 63-Page Affidavit

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 18 (Bernama) - The Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) today met with Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Baker over his recent 63-page affidavit, filed last week, on allegations of judicial interference.

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CBM headed in Right Direction, Bank Development expected: Experts

The Central Bank of Myanmar (CBM) has begun taking the initial steps to stand as an independent body, local financial experts and economists say.

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Retired SC Justice Azcuna 'Selfless Government Worker': Palace

MANILA, Feb 15 (PNA) - Malacañang wished retired Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Adolfo Azcuna the best as he celebrates his 80th birthday on Saturday.

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Rule of Law followed in Ressa Arrest

MANILA, Feb 15 (PNA) - Malacañang on Friday said the rule of law was followed in the arrest of Rappler chief executive officer Maria Ressa for cyberlibel amid criticisms of suppressing press freedom.

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Rebuilding ASEAN’s Financial Safety Net

Singapore and Indonesia signed a US$10 billion (K15.23 trillion) bilateral swap agreement last October, allowing the two countries to assist each other during times of financial stress through US dollar loans. The move signalled a willingness by ASEAN countries to play a bigger and more direct role in strengthening the region’s financial stability, but there is still much more to do.

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Judiciary lodges Police Report over Allegations in Affidavit

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 15 (Bernama) - The Judiciary has lodged a police report over allegations made against unnamed judges and the institution in the affidavit made by a sitting Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer.

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Blind Woman's Persistence to become Lawyer bears Fruit

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 (Bernama) - ‘Where there’s a will, there’s a way’, this proverb illustrates the determination and diligence of a visually impaired young woman who has achieved her dream of becoming a lawyer.

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Lawyer urges Government and CJ to address Justice Hamid's Revelations

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 15 (Bernama) - Lawyer Sangeet Kaur Deo has called on the government and Chief Justice to immediately look into the claims by Court of Appeal judge Datuk Dr Hamid Sultan Abu Backer, contained in his affidavit which revealed misconduct of top judges and judicial interference.

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Decision on Minimum Wage Increases due in March

BANGKOK, Feb 13 (NNT) - The final decision on Minimum Wage increases will be made in March, with new rates to vary in accordance with economic conditions in each province.

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No Violation of Ressa's Civil Rights: DOJ

MANILA, Feb 14 (PNA) - Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday assured full protection of the civil rights of online news website Rappler's publisher Maria Ressa, who was arrested on Wednesday in connection with a cyber libel complaint filed against her and the media firm by a private individual.

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DOTr inks Deal on Common Station Construction

MANILA, Feb 13 (PNA) - The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Wednesday signed a contract with a private consortium for the construction of Area A of the Unified Grand Central Station (UGCS) or the common station which is located between SM North Edsa and Trinoma in Quezon City.

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Men too face Sexual Harassment at Workplace

SUNGAI PETANI, Feb 14 (Bernama) - Men too have been recorded as being victims of sexual harassment at the workplace, said Women, Family and Community Development Deputy Minister, Hannah Yeoh.

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LHDN launches eProcurement System, Suppliers' Portal

CYBERJAYA, Feb 13 (Bernama) - The Inland Revenue Board (LHDN) has launched the eProcurement (eP) system and the Suppliers’ portal as a continuous effort to improve service delivery to suppliers or tenderers dealing with the agency.

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