Baca berita tanpa iklan. Gabung
October 14, 2020, 01.37 AM

JAKARTA, – Indonesia gains global competitive advantage with the recently passed Jobs Creation Law, Vice President Ma’ruf Amin said on Tuesday.

Ma’ruf said that Indonesia has lost competitiveness from neighboring countries such as Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, and Cambodia due to its complicated regulations in business and investment.

“Therefore, the Jobs Creation Law was produced to boost Indonesia’s competitiveness,” the vice president told the Alumni of 60th and 61st Regular Education Program of the National Resilience Institute (Lemhanas), in a virtual event on October 13.

Also read: Indonesian Government to Take Firm Steps against Violence Protest on Job Law

He said the complicated regulations have impacted the investment climate in the country, causing delays in jobs creation. The regulations have caused a long time to process the business licensing.

“Some improvements can be done by introducing laws that are integrated, more responsive, providing a better legal certainty for the business community,” he said.

Also read: 7,000 Workers Stage Protest Against New Jobs Law in Jakarta’s Industrial Area

He said that the new law caused Indonesia’s credibility at stake in the eyes of the international community. This is due to the economic downturn amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

The new controversial law has been criticized by various groups and has sparked violent protests throughout the country.

(Writer: Deti Mega Purnamasari | Editor: Bayu Galih)


Dapatkan update berita pilihan dan breaking news setiap hari dari Mari bergabung di Grup Telegram " News Update", caranya klik link, kemudian join. Anda harus install aplikasi Telegram terlebih dulu di ponsel.

Comment wisely and responsibly. Comments are entirely the responsibility of the commentator as regulated in the ITE Law
Thank You! We have received your report. We will remove comments that conflict with the Community Guidelines and the ITE Law.

More Headlines

April 14, 2023, 12.38 PM

Indonesia Detects New Covid Arcturus Variant

Baca berita tanpa iklan. Gabung
Baca berita tanpa iklan. Gabung


Baca berita tanpa iklan. Gabung
Baca berita tanpa iklan. Gabung
Close Ads