• Sri Sultan Hamengku Buwono X (Gubernur DIY)

    Our Provincial Government of DIY is very happy to present to you all "Jogja Invest" website, a quick guide (booklet) the current business environment in Yogyakarta.

    It is indeed a matter of pride that Yogyakarta has been selected as the easiest city to invest in Indonesia. This rank as a result of the report the World Bank and IFC ( International Finance Corporation ), which was published in February 2012. The report is based on a survey of enterprises and small and medium enterprises in the region conducted in 20 leading cities for doing business in Indonesia, namely al Jakarta, Bandung, Medan, Semarang, Surabaya, Batam, Balikpapan, Denpasar, Makassar and Manado.

    With the development of Yogyakarta has met foreign investor complaint questioning the legal certainty of the business activities in Indonesia - the rule of law. Also, ranking first prove that the Javanese culture in tune with modern business, not as it was alleged that the Javanese culture is difficult and confusing for adaptation.

    The first rank has the character of Yogyakarta in providing excellent services. In this case, Yogyakarta as a tourism destination makes the service sector is a very important part of the economic life of Yogyakarta. Therefore, an attitude of service is a habit inherent in everyday life. With the culture and traditions are valuable, Yogyakarta is seen as the center of Javanese culture, Yogyakarta is therefore also known as City of Culture.

    In this framework, enriching the cultural interaction, in Yogyakarta has stood several foreign Cultural Center as the French Cultural Center, Cultural Center of the Netherlands, Japanese Cultural Center, Korean Cultural Centre, Czech Cultural Centre, Cultural Centre.

    Furthermore, Yogyakarta is also a meeting place ( a melting pot ) of all Indonesian students are studying they did, but they were able to live in a society in harmony with the cultural background of each region. Therefore Yogyakarta is also known as Education City.

    As Education City, Yogyakarta has produced many quality graduates, who are able to compete well in the labor market locally, regionally and internationally.

    In general, a growing business activities in Yogyakarta, especially in agriculture, commerce, manufactures, fisheries, and of course tourism. Interestingly, the students of Yogyakarta also do business in the creative industries sector in particular, which is rapidly growing.

    After visiting "Jogja Invest" website, I really hope the investors are not only limited to weigh it, but please come and do business in Yogyakarta.

  • Juan Maldonado (General Manager Gameloft Indonesia)

    Gameloft is an international game company and game developer for celular phone and console based in  France. For Indonesia, Yogyakarta was chosen as the location to open Gameloft production studio in addition to other cities as New York, Buenos Aires, London, Milan, Madrid, Seoul, Beijing, Kuala Lumpur, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore. Yogyakarta is elected as Gameloft studio in Indonesia based on the number of universities and colleges in the field of animation, highly qualified graduates from several campuses in Yogyakarta which is not only accordance but also required by Gameloft and a lot of young human resources.

    Yogyakarta has another advantage to find artist creator easily in the field of gaming compared to other countries such as Argentina. Yogyakarta have an easy access to/from another cities and close distance traveled both within and outside the city, is also one of the reason why Yogyakarta has been chosen as the production studio Gameloft than other big cities in Indonesia such as Jakarta, Bandung, and Surabaya.


  • CV. Karya Hidup Sentosa

    Since 1953, we, a national company (100% Indonesia), have produced agricultural machine equipment that lives, grows and becomes large in Jogja. The development of our company cannot be separated from stable political and security conditions in Jogja. Services of society and government of Jogja encourage our business to continue to grow until the present time.

    Therefore, we fully expect that the government of Jogja continuously maintain and improve services in encouraging investment to keep growing and making investment more comfortable in Jogja.

    Finally, companies, people and government of Yogyakarta shall work together to make political and security conditions better.

  • Siswanto HS. (Direktur Utama & Owner Representative PT. Mirota KSM)

    PT Mirota KSM is one of the business units of the corporate group founded by Hendro Sutikno and Tini Yuniati. This formulated milk processing industry which was established in July 11, 1972 was originally located in the area of Malioboro, and, on March 30, 1983 it moved to a new location at Jl. Raya Yogya-Solo Km.9, Sambilegi, village Maguwoharjo, subdistrict Depok, Sleman, Yogyakarta.

    Jogja is chosen as the best place to invest because it provides a variety of potentials in natural, human resources, infrastructure, government, social institutions, economic and cultural aspects.

    In terms of its geography, Jogja is a multi-sectorial crossing region between Western and Eastern regions of Java, even the Western and Eastern regions of Indonesia. Therefore, Jogja is a very strategic for industry and trade.

    The educated and trained human resources from qualified formal, non-formal and informal quality educational institutions are abundant. They are workforce with reasonable cost.

    Business operation is supported by satisfactory electricity supply, transportation which is close to highways, railways and airport, and telecom-munications with various networks.

    Various government agencies continue to provide support, both in information, consulting and regulation, together with the institutions engaged in research and development, and insocial, economic and cultural aspects. Supports from government agencies and institutions haveenabled the company to getthe ease of licensing service and business operations in this region.