Indonesia updates

Healthcare & Life Sciences

New regulation regarding pharmaceutical and medical devices industries pushes for more local content
  • Indonesia
  • May 10 2017

The minister of health recently issued the Regulation regarding Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Industries Development Action Plans (17/2017). With the action plans, the government aims to establish, preserve and apply pharmaceutical product and medical device standards and increase the use of local pharmaceutical products and locally produced medical devices, among other things.

White Collar Crime

Supreme Court issues guidance on handling corporate crimes
  • Indonesia
  • July 10 2017

The Supreme Court's enactment of the Regulation regarding the Manner and Procedure for the Handling of Crimes Committed by Corporations is a significant milestone in the development of Indonesia's corporate criminal liability legislation. The regulation aims to provide law enforcers with guidance on handling corporate crimes and strengthens and complements the existing regulations.