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Indonesian digital/ecommerce IP enforcement

US entertainment industry groups remain unhappy with Indonesia's progress on IP enforcement. One major complaint is weak online enforcement. Recently Indonesia stepped up its site blocking of pirate websites – see here. However, until now domain hopping meant many sites reopened with new domains soon after.  The Ministry of Communications, KOMINFO now led by a new Minister since November, runs the national site blocking system covering a range of negative content and seems keen to improve its blocking of IP violations.

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