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EuroCham collaborated again with Center for Indonesian Policy Studies (CIPS) in organizing a joint webinar on 13 May 2020. This time, the discussion focused on How to attract Foreign Direct Investment in the Post-Covid19 World. The webinar aims to highlight the need to continue foreign investment policy reform efforts which Indonesian government started prior to the pandemic. In addition, also highlight that with the increasing tendency from business to diversify the operations in ASEAN, Indonesia could capitalize and ramp up the opportunities given the relevant foreign investment policy in place.
The distinguished speakers were Randi Anwar from Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board, Leonardo Adypurnama Alias Teguh Sambodo from Indonesian Ministry of National Development Planning, along with Sumit Duta from HSBC representing European business side.
On 30 April 2020, the EU Delegation in Jakarta invited members of EuroCham Agriculture, Food and Beverage Working Group to a webinar discussion on Halal Assurance Guidelines. The EU Delegation is currently drafting a Guideline for businesses with the assistance from the the EU-Indonesia Partnership and Co-operation Agreement Facility (PCA-F) which explains about Halal Product certification. The purpose of the meeting is improve the draft of the guidelines as well as to learn from EuroCham members about the implementation of Halal Certification process in practice as well as its challenges that commonly occur. The meeting was very fruitful and gather lots of inputs as well as updates given by the member of the working group.