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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

Police Officer gets 10 Years in Jail for Drug Trafficking

Mataram, W Nusa Tenggara, Apr 10 (ANTARA) - The Mataram district court in West Nusa Tenggara province has sentenced a police officer to 10 years of imprisonment and imposed on him a fine of Rp1 billion or another three months in jail for being part of a major drug trafficking operation in Mataram city.
Date: 10 April 2019; Type: Legal News; 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

Timbang Sianipar DKK v Kepala Kantor Pertanahan Kabupaten Deli Serdang DK

Date: 29 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 174 PK/TUN/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

Teddy Tan v Hugo Boss Trade Mark Management GmbH & Co KG

Date: 13 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 217 PK/Pdt.Sus-HKI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Sakti Mait Jaya Langit v Muhammad Sarjo DKK

Date: 30 October 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 807 K/Pdt.Sus-PHI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Yantina v PT Bank Rakyat Indonesia Persero Tbk Kantor Cabang Pembantu Willem Iskandar

Date: 27 August 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 752 K/Pdt.Sus-BPSK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

I Nyoman Budiana

Date: 17 May 2017; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 471 K/Pid/2017; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Muhammad Amin bin Abdul Majid

Date: 08 August 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 125 K/PID.SUS/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Steward Pangalila alias Eway

Date: 29 March 2017; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 128 K/PID/2017; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT CIMB Niaga Auto Finance (d/h PT Kencana Internusa Artha Finance) v Direktur Jenderal Pajak

Date: 04 December 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 3315/B/PK/Pjk/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

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

Police Officer gets 10 Years in Jail for Drug Trafficking

Mataram, W Nusa Tenggara, Apr 10 (ANTARA) - The Mataram district court in West Nusa Tenggara province has sentenced a police officer to 10 years of imprisonment and imposed on him a fine of Rp1 billion or another three m ...

I Nyoman Budiana Muhammad Amin bin Abdul Majid Steward Pangalila alias Eway more

Teddy Tan v Hugo Boss Trade Mark Management GmbH & Co KG

Date: 13 November 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 217 PK/Pdt.Sus-HKI/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

PT Agel Langgeng v K-Fee System GmbH Kho Tjeng Tjian v J & K Internatural Co Ltd Richard Lityo v Shenzen Comix Group Co Ltd more

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Palace suspends Government Work for Holy Week Exodus

MANILA, Apr 17 (PNA) - Malacañang suspended work on Wednesday (April 17), 12 noon onwards, to allow government employees to travel to their respective regions in time for the observance of Maundy Thursday (April 18) and Good Friday (April 19).

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JBC asks Applicant to comment on Gadon Opposition

MANILA, Apr 16 (PNA) - The Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) has asked an applicant for a vacancy in the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) to comment on an opposition to her appointment filed last month by senatorial candidate and lawyer, Lorenzo "Larry" Gadon.

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PCC approves Ayala-PHINMA Energy Deal

MANILA, Apr 15 (PNA) - The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has approved the acquisition of the majority stake in PHINMA Energy by Ayala Corporation’s power branch, AC Energy.

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8,254 Workers Re-employed after getting Assistance from ESO

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 16 (Bernama) - A total of 8,254 unemployed workers have been re-employed after receiving assistance from the employment service officers (ESOs) since the Re-Employment Placement Programme for Employment Insurance System (EIS) commenced in August 2018.

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Two Indonesians fined RM100,000 for Possessing Illicit Cigarettes

KLANG, Apr 16 (Bernama) - Two Indonesian retail shop workers were fined RM100,000 by the Magistrate Court here today after pleading guilty to possessing 854 packs of illegal cigarettes of various brands valued at RM1,668.56.

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"Go to the Mosque, get Closer to God," Judge advises Robber

IPOH, Apr 16 (Bernama) - "Go to the mosque, get closer to God, be a good person and stop taking drugs," Sessions Court judge Azman Abu Hassan told a palm oil fruit collector.

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Fake News Bill: Law Society refutes Online Flak over Alleged Silence

Law Society president Gregory Vijayendran said that the organization will share their views over the draft Protection from Online Falsehoods and Manipulation Act privately with policymakers, and has refuted online flak about its so-called "deafening silence".

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SC suspends Work in Courts for Holy Week

MANILA, Apr 15 (PNA) - The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday announced its modified work schedule for the Holy Week, starting with a half-day work on Wednesday.

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Fourth 'Justice Zone' opens in Pampanga

MANILA, Apr 13 (PNA) - The fourth Justice Zone in the country has been formally opened in Angeles, Pampanga by the Justice Sector Coordinating Council (JSCC).

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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.

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200 Lawyers gather in Kuala Lumpur for TerraLex

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 13 (Bernama) - A total of 200 lawyers from 50 countries have gathered here for the TerraLex Global Meeting to discuss a wide variety of legal and economic issues impacting Malaysia.

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Chief Justice pens Touching Farewell to Colleagues

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 13 (Bernama) - "All I ask from you is to protect the judiciary no matter what others may say," said Tan Sri Richard Malanjum in his farewell message to the judges, officers and employees of the judiciary upon his retirement yesterday.

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Chief Justice Richard Malanjum retires

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 12 (Bernama) - Chief Justice Tan Sri Richard Malanjum retires today after serving 27 years in the judiciary.

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SC launches New Public-Friendly Website

BAGUIO CITY, Apr 11 (PNA) - Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin on Thursday launched the High Court's new and improved website, which includes a court locator directory for lower courts and an e-library of the tribunal's decisions and resolutions.

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Appointment of Suhakam Commissioner for Children to be announced this Month

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 11 (Bernama) - The Legal Affairs Division in the Prime Minister's Department is expected to announce the appointment of a Suhakam (Human Rights Commission of Malaysia) commissioner for the portfolio of children this month.

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Proposed Amendment to Constitution not done in haste - Liew

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 10 (Bernama) - Minister in the Prime Minister's Department Datuk Liew Vui Keong today brushed off claims that the proposed amendment to Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution was done in haste, saying the MPs from Sabah and Sarawak were given ample time to deliberate the matter.

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Re-tabling of Amendment Bill depends on Needs - Dr Mahathir

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 10 (Bernama) - Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad said re-tabling of the bill to amend the Federal Constitution to give Sabah and Sarawak equal status with Peninsular Malaysia, which failed to get two-thirds majority support in the Dewan Rakyat yesterday, would depend on needs.

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Hearing of Najib's Appeal to disqualify Gopal Sri Ram as Prosecutor Rescheduled to April 23

PUTRAJAYA, Apr 10 (Bernama) - The Court of Appeal has rescheduled to April 23 to hear Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak's appeal against a High Court's dismissal of his application to disqualify former Federal Court judge Datuk Seri Gopal Sri Ram from leading the prosecution team in his 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) cases.

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