ASEAN-Japan Centre (“Centre”) organized the last seminar attributable to the Ambassador Lecture Series FY 2020, which was entitled “Indonesia — Omnibus Law on Job Creation: New Investment Opportunities for Japanese Business People”. This seminar was generated from a close collaboration with the Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in Tokyo, Japan (“Embassy”), where the Centre had a privilege to hold this event in a hybrid format that constituted of the onsite location at the Ambassador’s Residence and the online broadcasting for the participants.
In his lecture, His Excellency Mr. HERI Akhmadi, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Indonesia to Japan provided the recent economic information in Indonesia, and latest information and current status regarding the Omnibus Law.
Furthermore, after the lecture, the question-and-answer session was held, and the Ambassador Akhmadi and the relevant attaches from the Embassy answered the questions which were collected in advance from the participants, including “how the impact assessment on the Environment may be changed by the Omnibus Law”, “restrictions on foreign capitals”, and “impact of COVID-19 on economic activities in Indonesia”.
The Centre will continue organizing the Ambassador Lecture Series going forward, in which the Centre invites the Ambassadors of ASEAN Counties to Japan. By doing so, the Centre aims to continuingly exchange up-to-date information with such Ambassadors with respect the latest economic trends and activities from their ASEAN countries.
|Event date||23 March, 2021|
|Time||14:00-16:00 (Japan Standard Time)|
|Venue||Online (by Zoom)|
|Number of registered participants||200 participants|
|Presentation Material by the Ambassador||Indonesia’s Economy and New Investment Opportunities for Japan (PDF)|
|YouTube links shared in the lecture||– 5 top things Japanese investors should know about Omnibus Law for job creation（YouTube JAIPONG Channel）|
– 5 reasons why Japanese investors must invest in Indonesia’s Sovereign Wealth Fund（YouTube JAIPONG Channel）