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UK eases Visa Application Processes for Indonesian Students

Jakarta, June 20 (ANTARA News) - The United Kingdom (UK) Visas & Immigration service is easing visa application processes for Indonesian students by reducing the documentation requirements for Tier-4 student visa applicants.
Date: 20 June 2018; Type: Students; Source: Antara

Indonesia, Finland organize High-Level Advisory Board on Mediation

Yogyakarta, June 19 (ANTARA News) - The governments of Indonesia and Finland organized the second meeting of the Secretary- General's High-Level Advisory Board on Mediation in Helsinki on Monday, the United Nations Information Center (UNIC) Jakarta said in a statement.
Date: 19 June 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Indonesia supports Maritime Labour Convention Amendment

Jakarta, June 11 (ANTARA News) - Indonesia has expressed its support for the ratification of the amendment of Maritime Labor Convention (MLC) governing the guarantee of financial rights for seafarers who are victims of pirate hostage or crimes at sea.
Date: 11 June 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Indonesia, Australia discuss Cooperation on Cyber Security

Jakarta, June 5 (ANTARA News) - The Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs, Wiranto, had a discussion on Monday with the new Australian Ambassador to Indonesia, Gary Quinlan AO, about cooperation on cyber security.
Date: 05 June 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Two Indonesians freed from Death Sentence in Saudi

Jakarta, June 5 (ANTARA News) - The Government of Indonesia has secured the release of two Indonesian citizens from death sentence in Saudi Arabia.
Date: 05 June 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Government, House agree to Macroeconomic Assumptions

Jakarta, June 5 (ANTARA News) - The Indonesian government and House of Representatives have agreed to macroeconomic assumptions and development targets during their introductory meeting to formulate the 2018 state budget draft.
Date: 05 June 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Court sentences First Travel Boss to 20 Years in Jail

Depok, W Java, May 31 (ANTARA News) - A court in Depok, West Java, has sentenced two bosses of travel company First Travel, Andika Surachman and Anniesa Hasibuan, to 20 years and 18 years in jail respectively, for defrauding 63,310 Umrah pilgrims of RP905 billion.
Date: 31 May 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Bank Indonesia to prioritize Monetary Policy

Jakarta, May 31 (ANTARA News) - Bank Indonesia will prioritise monetary policy oriented towards exchange rate stability as the Indonesian rupiah weakened by 37 points to RP14,025 from RP13,988 to the US dollar on Wednesday`s opening.
Date: 31 May 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

House of Representatives passes into Law the Bill on Terrorism

Jakarta, May 25 (ANTARA News) - A plenary session of the House of Representatives agreed in acclamation to pass into law a bill on terrorism on Friday after being shelved almost two years. "Is the report of chairman of the Special Committee on Terrorism Bill is approved and to be passed into law?" Deputy House Speakers, Agus Hermanto, who chaired t ...
Date: 25 May 2018; Type: Legal News; Source: Antara

Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Waru Kaltim Plantation

Date: 29 March 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 705 B/PK/PJK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Chuo Senko Consultant

Date: 29 March 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 704 B/PK/PJK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Chuo Senko Consultant

Date: 29 March 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 703 B/PK/PJK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Chuo Senko Consultant

Date: 11 April 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 702 B/PK/PJK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Direktur Jenderal Pajak v PT Chuo Senko Consultant

Date: 11 April 2018; Court: Supreme Court of Indonesia; Citation: SC No. 701 B/PK/PJK/2018; Source: Supreme Court of Indonesia

Bank Indonesia to prioritize Monetary Policy

Jakarta, May 31 (ANTARA News) - Bank Indonesia will prioritise monetary policy oriented towards exchange rate stability as the Indonesian rupiah weakened by 37 points to RP14,025 from RP13,988 to the US dollar on Wednesd ...

President issues Regulation to eradicate Money Laundering, Terrorism Government not to propose Budget Revision for Subsidy Change Bank Indonesia studies Use of Blockchain 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 to complete Draft Regulation on e-Commerce soon

Jakarta, Apr 13 (ANTARA News) - The Indonesian government will soon complete a draft regulation on e-commerce, in order to create business equality in the country, Trade Minister Enggartiasto Lukita said. E-commerce ...

Indonesia, Somalia agree to enhance Trade Ties EU scraps Anti-Dumping Duty for Indonesian Biodiesel Latipah Hanum v PT Bank Mandiri (Persero) Tbk more

Indonesia, Australia discuss Cooperation on Cyber Security

Jakarta, June 5 (ANTARA News) - The Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs, Wiranto, had a discussion on Monday with the new Australian Ambassador to Indonesia, Gary Quinlan AO, about cooperation ...

Two Indonesians freed from Death Sentence in Saudi Court sentences First Travel Boss to 20 Years in Jail House of Representatives passes into Law the Bill on Terrorism more

Well Prepared Regulation needed before recruiting Foreign Lecturers: Lawmaker

Jambi, Apr 30 (ANTARA News) - A leading lawmaker has asked the government to carry out a study and issue a well prepared regulation before recruiting foreign lecturers for Indonesian universities.

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DOJ-OOC continues Conduct of Judicial Training on Cybercrime for the ASEAN Prosecutors and Judges

The Department of Justice - Office of Cybercrime (DOJ-OOC), in partnership with the Supreme Court of the Philippines and the Global Action on Cybercrime Extended (GLACY+) Project, is set to conduct the Advanced Judicial Training Course on Cybercrime and Electronic Evidence for Judges, Magistrates and Prosecutors for the ASEAN Region in Cebu, Philippines on 19-22 June 2018.

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DOJ Chief: Amended Constitution must clarify Impeachment Rules

MANILA, June 21 (PNA) - The country's Constitution, once amended, must clarify the rules on impeachment to avoid controversies in the future, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said on Thursday.

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Guevarra on granting Fox's Appeal: 'it's following the Rule of Law'

MANILA, June 21 (PNA) - Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Thursday clarified that he is just following the rule of law when he granted the appeal of Australian nun Sr. Patricia Fox to reverse the Bureau of Immigration's decision forfeiting her visa and ordering her to leave the country.

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UK eases Visa Application Processes for Indonesian Students

Jakarta, June 20 (ANTARA News) - The United Kingdom (UK) Visas & Immigration service is easing visa application processes for Indonesian students by reducing the documentation requirements for Tier-4 student visa applicants.

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Indonesia, Finland achieve Significant Increase in Bilateral Ties

Jakarta, June 21 (ANTARA News) - Indonesia and Finland have achieved a significant increase in bilateral ties in 2017, Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno LP Marsudi said.

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Some Workers at Thai Factory agree to Compensation

Half of the nearly 300 Myanmar workers who were sacked by a fishing net factory in Thailand have agreed to a promise by their employer to pay them 13 days of unpaid wages.

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KPKT reviews National Housing Policy - Zuraida

KUCHING, June 21 (Bernama) - The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) is reviewing the national housing policy to ensure it is suitable to the current situation in the country, said its minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.

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Government under rising pressure to correctly tax Ride-Hailing Companies

Since June 13, ride hailing companies operating in Yangon have been obliged to pay income and commercial tax to the Yangon government under the law, U Myint Thaung, regional minister of Planning and Finance said in parliament.

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PM Prayut: Death Penalty is Legitimate and most People agree

BANGKOK, June 20 (NNT) - The Prime Minister, Gen. Prayut Chan-o-cha, has voiced support for the execution of convicted murderers.

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Government welcomes Opinions about Implementation of Thailand 4.0 Policy

BANGKOK, June 19 (NNT) - The government continues efforts to implement the Thailand 4.0 policy while welcoming opinions from all sides on helping to achieve its goal.

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On World Refugee Day, De Lima files Bill to protect Refugees and Stateless Persons

In observance of World Refugee Day, Opposition Senator Leila M. de Lima today filed a measure seeking to promote and protect the rights of refugees and stateless persons in the country and prescribe a fair procedure for their status determination and eligibility.

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MoF invites Feedback on proposed changes to the Income Tax Act

The Ministry of Finance have invited interested parties to provide feedback on the draft Income Tax (Amendment) Bill 2018 from 20 June to 11 July 2018.

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Labor Ministry aims to find Jobs for 100,000 Unemployed Graduates

BANGKOK, June 19 (NNT) - The Labor Minister, Pol. Gen. Adul Sangsingkeo, said the Ministry of Labor aims to find jobs for about 100,000 unemployed graduates within three months.

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Ex-President Aquino sued over DAP Mess

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales has indicted former President Benigno Simeon Aquino III for usurpation of legislative powers in connection with the alleged anomalous Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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Duterte appoints CA, Sandiganbayan Associate Justices

MANILA, June 20 (PNA) - President Rodrigo R. Duterte has appointed new associate justices at the Court of Appeals (CA) and Sandiganbayan. Duterte appointed Emily Aliño-Geluz as CA Associate Justice and Georgina Dumpit Hidalgo as Sandiganbayan Associate Justice.

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