Foreign ecpatriats and certification of foreign business institutions was highlighted by the Legislation Board of Parliament led by Sareh Wiyono with the agenda to hear the clarification of proposal maker in the Bill of Construction Service at Parliament hall in Jakarta on Monday (29/6). Committee member Tabrani Maamun questioned the existence of foreign construction agencies in the Bill of Construction Service. Would foreign construction agencies not threat Indonesian construction agencies considering that Indonesian construction companies were not interior in terms of quality?
Meanwhile member of Legislative Committee of House questioned weather certification was applicable for domestic and foreign companies and whether domestic and foreign companies would be given equal treatment because in making the Law as legal umbrella, national interest should be first priority.
In respond to the question, Vice Chairman of Commission V of house M. said as proposal maker of the Bill explained that foreign expatriats mentioned in the Law were only in terms of expertise which was intended for transfer of technology. In terms of certification, foreign and local companies would have equal treatment. (SS)
Business News - July 3, 2015