NEW BAPEPAM-LK REGULATION ON ANNUAL REPORTS OF PUBLIC OR LISTED COMPANIES

On 1 August 2012, the Indonesian Capital Market and Financial Institution Supervisory Board ("Bapepam-LK") issued a new regulation on Annual Reports of Public or Listed Companies, Bapepam-LK Regulation Number X.K.6

REGISTRATION OF CELLULAR PHONES AND HANDHELD COMPUTERS

On 14 August 2012, the Minister of Industry of the Republic of Indonesia issued Ministerial Regulation Number 81/M-IND/PER/8/2012 on The Registration of Cellular Phones and Handheld Computers ("Regulation 81/2012")

CONTROL OVER THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES INDUSTRY

On 27 July 2012, the Minister of Industry Regulation No. 71/M-IND/PER/7/2012 on Oversight and Control of the Alcoholic Beverages Industry (“Regulation 71”) was issued.

DETERMINING SPECIAL RELATIONSHIPS FOR TOBACCO PRODUCTS

The Directorate General of Customs and Excise issued Regulation No. 39/BC/2012 on Determining Special Relationships for Tobacco Products on 12 July 2012 in order to prevent manufacturers spreading their production among their subsidiaries to avoid moving up into a higher-duty paying class

TERMINATION OF TAX CRIME INVESTIGATION

Article 63 of Government Regulation Number 74 of 2011 on The Procedures for Exercising Tax Rights and Fulfilling Tax Obligations (“Regulation 74/2011”) mandates the promulgation of a Minister of Finance (MOF) Regulation on the suspension of a tax crime investigation