Yearly Archives: 2019

W&P – Liputan Hukumonline di acara ulang tahun kerjasama W&P dan N&A

September 15, 2019

Hukumonline meliput acara ulang tahun kerjasama W&P dan N&A yang pertama dan merangkum dukungan penuh otoritas kedua negara, Republik Indonesia dan Jepang, atas kerja sama ini, sebagaimana dinyatakan langsung oleh kepala BKPM Bapak Thomas Lembong, sebagai perwakilan Pemerintah Republik Indonesia dan Duta Besar Jepang untuk Indonesia, Mr. Masafumi Ishii, sebagai perwakilan Pemerintah Jepang. Acara tersebut… Read More

W&P ranked in Asian Legal Business’s Annual M&A Ranking 2019

September 13, 2019

We are really pleased to announce that W&P has been ranked in Asian Legal Business’s Annual M&A Rankings 2019, which is a huge leap and improvement from previous year where we were ranked within “Notable Firms. We are really grateful to achieve this less than 2 years of our establishment and, with God’s blessings,  this… Read More

W&P Newsletter – LIMITED STAY VISA APPLICATION ALERT: Indonesian Government Relaxes Limited Stay Visa Application Policy

September 12, 2019

A month following the issuance of BKPM Regulation No. 5 of 2019 (“Reg 5/2019”) last July (please click here for further information on Reg 5/2019), BKPM together with the Ministry of Law and Human Rights of the Republic of Indonesia recently announced a new policy that simplifies the requirements for limited stay visa (visa tinggal… Read More

W&P and N&A celebrate their first anniversary of affiliation

September 10, 2019

On 6 September 2019, Nishimura & Asahi together with Walalangi & Partners held a reception at Ritz Carlton Pacific Place to celebrate their first anniversary of affiliation, which was attended by Mr. Thomas Lembong, the Chairman of BKPM, his excellency Mr. Masafumi Ishii, the Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of Indonesia, Mr.Keishi Suzuki of… Read More

W&P Newsletter – DIVESTMENT RULES AND NEW INVESTMENT REQUIREMENTS ALERT: Major Amendments to BKPM Investment and Divestment Requirements

September 4, 2019

The Indonesian Investment Coordinating Board (Badan Koordinasi Penanaman Modal or “BKPM”) recently issued Regulation No. 5 of 2019 (“Reg 5/2019”), amending the previous Regulation No. 6 of 2018 on the Guidelines and Procedures for Licensing and Investment Facilities (“Reg 6/2018”). Reg 5/2019 introduces several important changes to the previous regulation, especially on matters relating to… Read More

W&P Newsletter – CLIENT ALERT: New Construction Licensing Procedures and Rules

August 30, 2019

The Minister of Public Works and Public Housing (“MOPWH”) recently issued 2 (two) new regulations, namely (i) Regulation No. 8/PRT/M/2019 on Licensing Guidelines for National Construction Services Business (“Reg 8/2019”), and (ii) Regulation No. 9/PRT/M/2019 on Licensing Guidelines for Foreign Construction Services Business Entities (“Reg 9/2019”), synchronizing the licensing procedures with Indonesia’s Online Single Submission… Read More

W&P – Indonesia Legal Frontiers

July 24, 2019

Please check out W&P’s article on recent Indonesian M&A market in Legal Frontiers in Indonesia  of Asia Law Business Journal, proudly contributed by our Mr. Luky Walalangi, Ms. Miriam Andreta and Mr. Hans Adiputra Kurniawan. For full article please click here.

W&P – A Guide to Data Protection in Indonesia

July 14, 2019

Please check out W&P’s article on Guidance to Data Protection in Asian Legal Business September 2019 Edition, proudly contributed by our Ms. Sinta Cestakarani and Mr. Andhika Indrapradja. For full article please click here.

W&P Newsletter – Changes In Antitrust Case Handling Procedure

June 9, 2019

On 4 February 2019, the Indonesian Business Competition Supervisory Commission (“KPPU“) issued KPPU Regulation No. 1 of 2019 on Antitrust Case Handling Procedure (“Reg 1/2019”), replacing and revoking the previous regulation on the same matter, namely KPPU Regulation No. 1 of 2010 (“Reg 1/2010”). Reg 1/2019 comes into effect on its issuance date and introduces… Read More

W&P – Eid Mubarak 1440H

May 31, 2019

May this special day bring peace, happiness and prosperity to everyone, W&P wishes happy Eid Mubarak 1440H.