The Indonesian government has introduced a new regulation concerning Electronic Transactions System through the Government Regulation (PP) 71/2019 on “The Organisation of Electronic System and Transactions”. This regulation replaces the previous PP 82/2012 to accommodate the rapidly changing technology. Under this new regulation, electronic system organisers (ESOs) are now categorized into Public ESO and Private [...]
The Future of WTO Moratorium on Duties on Electronic Transmissions: Why Shouldn’t Border Control Be Implemented in the Internet Economy
The advent of internet has made it possible for information to be transmitted over a far distance in an instance. Internet has made information – or data – a priced commodity that can be traded just like good through electronic transmissions which we will refer to as ‘digital good’ in this article. Digital goods range [...]
ISD was present in the Trade Expo Indonesia that was held in ICE BSD City, South Tangerang (16 to 20 Oct 2019). Throughout the exhibition we have made contacts with various businesses, local and abroad, as well as introducing services sector as a new drive for growth to the public. Pictured above: ISD Team and [...]
Representatives of Creative Businesses and ISD Discussed the Future and Challenges of IP-based Creative Industry.
ISD also met various stakeholders in the Intellectual Property sector: RE-ON, BumiLangit, Katapel (Creative Economy Agency’s program in boosting IP businesses), and AINAKI (Animation Industry Association) on 5 November 2019 to discuss the future of the industry in the future, their exports potential, and what can government do to make an environment for the creative [...]
ISD Together & Ministry of Trade Convened Culinary Business Owners Discussing Their Challenges in Exporting Their Services Abroad.
Together with the Ministry of Trade’s Directorate of Export Development, we had discussions together with Indonesian culinary businesses (Depok, 13 Nov 2019) about challenges in exporting culinary services abroad. Indonesian government is hearing concerns from businesses to better create incentives – with inspiration of Thai government that has succeeded in making their culinary tradition global [...]
Online ‘gig’ platforms has made it easier for people to look for freelancing opportunities. With more than 8 million workers depend on gig platforms (3 million ride-hailing drivers, 5 million fintech agents, and 30 thousand freelancers listed in various freelancing platforms) it is necessary for the government to provide legal certainty for employment in [...]
Indonesia Services Dialogue participated in Indonesia Development Forum 2019 with Minister of Industry, Airlangga Hartato and Minister of National Development Planning, Prof. Dr. Bambang P.S. Brodjonegoro opened the event with opening speech. Gregory Vines from ILO and Toby Brennan from Alpha Beta as one of the speakers too.
ISD Participated in FGD for Ratification of IACEPA Services Trade Negotiation held by Ministry of Trade.
ISD participated in Public Discussion for Data Protection conducted by ELSAM Indonesia. collaborated with facebook. Director General for Informatics Applications, Bapak Semuel Abrijani Pangerapan was one of the speakers.
Meeting with representative from Facebook global office to discuss about E-Commerce Regulation.