KPPU Stressed that the Amendment of Competition Law will not Hamper the Businesses.

Sunday, October 23, 2016

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KPPU guaranteed the draft competition law will not hamper or damage business activities. In contrary, the strengthening of KPPU will provide legal certainty, improve investment climate, and crete economic efficiency and national productivity in Indonesia. Hence, the strengthening of KPPU in the draft changes of Law No. 5/1999 concerning the Prohibited Monopolistic Practices and Unfair… [Read More]

Commission approves acquisition of Alcatel-Lucent SA by Nokia Corporation with Condition.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

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The Commission has completed its assessment on the notification of acquisition Alcatel-Lucent SA by Nokia Corporation. Nokia Corporation is a business operators domiciled in Finland, while Alcatel-Lucent SA based in France. Nokia Corporation and Alcatel-Lucent SA are doing their business in Indonesia, both directly and indirectly. The acquisition took place in France which took effect… [Read More]

KPPU advanced Telkom IndiHome Case to a Hearing.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016
KPPU has advanced the Telkom IndiHome case from an Investigation to a Hearing. The action made after investigation process by KPPU on its behavior to oblige its consumer to use IndiHome Triple Play Package, which consists of three products like fixed-line phone, cable television, and internet. KPPU Chairman, Syarkawi Rauf said, during the investigation, at… [Read More]

KPPU imposed IDR 4.1 billion on the Bid-Rigging in Kutai Kertanegara.

Tuesday, October 4, 2016
Case Council of Commissioner consists of Kurnia Syaranie (Chairperson), Prof. Tresna  Soemardi, and Munrokhim Misanam, PhD has announced its decision in 4th October 2016 over the Case No. 01/KPPU-L/2016 related to bid-rigging in Pesut road development at the Office of Public Work and Water Resources of Kutai Kertanegara Region in 2015. The case started from… [Read More]

Improving Competitiveness using the improvement of Competition Index in Indonesia.

Monday, October 3, 2016

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Indonesia’s competitive index was struck downward. In the report by World Economic Forum (WEF) 2016/2017, Indonesia ranked at 41 of 138 countries. This report indicated that Indonesia’s position decreased four places compared to 2015 and seven places to 2014. Indonesia is lost to other ASEAN countries like Thailand (rank 34) and Malaysia (rank 25). Not… [Read More]

KPPU decided Public Work Office of Makassar City violated the Law.

Friday, September 23, 2016
The KPPU Commission Case Council announced its Decision on the procurement of road rehabilitation/maintenance at Public Works Office of Makassar City in 2014 (Case of No.19/KPPU-I/2015) which found seven parties guilty for entering bid-rigging, and thus imposed a penalties amounting Rp 4.9 Billion. The announcement made by Dr. Drs. Chandra Setiawan, M.M., Ph.D as the… [Read More]

KPPU Probes Pelindo II Scams.

Thursday, September 15, 2016

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The Business Competition Supervisory Commission (KPPU) has looked into complaints about state-owned port operator Pelindo II in Teluk Bayur Port in Padang, West Sumatra. Pelindo is accused of unfair business practices by requiring port users to deal with services provided by firms it appointed. “This condition leaves business players with no options although choices are… [Read More]

KPPU Suspects Any Practice Of Drug Oligopoly.

Thursday, September 15, 2016
SURABAYA (Sl) KPPU suspects any oligopoly practices in drug price fixing in Indonesia. It seen from inappropriate price component applies today. “One of the triggers is mostly drug business actors who apply amount of distribution and promotion values to dominate production cost,” said Commissioner of KPPU Mr. Ahmad Ramadhan Siregar in Surabaya, yesterday. He said,… [Read More]