Asia & International Law

Indonesia is Simplifying the Business License Process by the Online Single Submission – OSS System

Written by Ni Made Anggre Astari, SH member of ASIANSIL, Young Practitioner at AIAC, YSIAC, Young Council at ICCA posted on August 2, 2018 ————————————————————————————————————————————————— Again, Indonesia just improved their mechanism and system of investment license to the new one by launched the Presidential Regulation Number 24 year 2018 concerning “Online Single Submission for permit…

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Madrid Protocol Accession in Indonesia on October 2, 2017: Indonesian Government welcomes and supports Local Enterprises to make their brands worldwide.

written by Ni Made Anggre Astari, SH Indonesian Advocate member of Asian SIL, Young SIAC, Young ICCA and AIAC ————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Indonesia has committed to the aims to ASEAN Economic Community by accessed the Madrid Protocol on October 2, 2017 and it was ratified on the Presidential Regulation Number 92 of year 2017 concerning to Madrid…

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Madrid Protocol Accession in Indonesia on October 2, 2017: Indonesian Government welcomes and supports Local Enterprises to make their brands worldwide.

Madrid Protocol Accession in Indonesia on October 2, 2017: Indonesian Government welcomes and supports Local Enterprises to make their brands worldwide. —————————————————————————————————————————————– written by Ni Made Anggre Astari, SH Indonesian Advocate. member of Asian SIL, Young SIAC, Young ICCA, AIAC.   Indonesia has committed to the aims to ASEAN Economic Community by accessed the Madrid…

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International Nuremberg Principles Academy: Call for Papers

The International Nuremberg Principles Academy invites submissions for an edited volume in light of the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute on “The Past, Present and Future of the International Criminal Court”. We welcome abstracts from both practitioners and academics working in the field of international criminal law and other relevant disciplines. Papers to be…

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The Bubble Tea Battle between Chatime and Tealive (Part I) : “Franchise Dispute in the Kuala Lumpur High Court, Malaysia”

Written by Ni Made Anggre Astari, S.H. Member of Asian Society of International Law Associate Lawyer at Law Office Ramly and Associates Bali, Indonesia.   On June 27, 2018 The Kuala Lumpur High Court Malaysia has granted an interim injunction against Tealive from continuing its business operations after rival Chatime filed an appeal saying that…

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The new Presidential Regulation No. 20/2018: “What does it rule? Does it simplify the licensing procedure of expatriates’ employment?”

By Ni Made Anggre Astari, SH. Indonesian Member of ASIAN Society of International Law; & Associate at Ramly & Associates Law Office ©May 2018  ———————————————————  The Indonesian Government just issued a new Presidential Regulation No. 20 of 2018 concerning Utilization of Expatriates on March 26, 2018. This regulation is changing the previous Presidential Regulation No.72…

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Deal reached on Timor Sea marks breakthrough in dispute but unknowns remain (Channel News Asia, 6 September 2017)

Deal reached on Timor Sea marks breakthrough in dispute but unknowns remain  (Channel News Asia, 6 September 2017) The announcement by the Timor Sea Conciliation Commission is the first indication that Australia and Timor-Leste are making real progress towards resolving their maritime boundary dispute. If this process reaches a successful outcome, a permanent maritime boundary…

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Myanmar’s Suu Kyi denounces terrorists, silent on Rohingya exodus (Channel News Asia, 6 September 2017)

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi denounces terrorists, silent on Rohingya exodus (Channel News Asia, 6 September 2017) Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi on Sep 6 blamed “terrorists” for “a huge iceberg of misinformation” on the violence in Rakhine state but made no mention of the nearly 125,000 Rohingya Muslims who have fled over the border to Bangladesh…

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Putin sells Russian-Chinese plan to diffuse North Korea crisis (Fox News, 6 September 2017)

Putin sells Russian-Chinese plan to diffuse North Korea crisis (Fox News, 6 September 2017) Speaking after the talks with the visiting South Korean president, Putin in televised remarks urged North Korea’s neighbors to support the Russian-Chinese roadmap. He said it “offers a genuine way to defuse the tensions and a step-by-step settlement.” “We should not…

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China made a mistake by including Pakistan terror outfits in BRICS declaration: experts (The International News, 6 September 2017)

China made a mistake by including Pakistan terror outfits in BRICS declaration: experts (The International News, 6 September 2017) Chinese experts have opined that China has made a mistake by including militants groups based in Pakistan and Afghanistan in BRICS declaration. The experts are of the view that the move could prove costly for its…

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Asians are in the dark about the region’s water pollution crisis (Eco-Business, 6 September 2017)

Asians are in the dark about the region’s water pollution crisis (Eco-Business, 6 September 2017) Asia is home to a worsening water pollution crisis thanks to an accelerating but weakly regulated industrial boom, but its most vulnerable citizens are kept in the dark about whether the water they use for drinking, farming and fishing is safe,…

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