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29/08/2014 09:07:52

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News - Singapore

  1. Working Effectively Across Cultures: Focus Singapore

    Singapore 06/02/2014 08:41:08

    When executives are posted to work in a foreign country most realize they have to adapt and adjust their cultural business skills to be more effective with colleagues and clients.

  2. Singapore-Belarus Double Taxation Agreement

    Singapore 16/01/2014 16:20:17

    Singapore’s and Belarus’s Double Taxation Agreement (DTA) came into force on the 27/12/2013.

  3. Revised Double Tax Agreement (DTA) between Singapore and Luxembourg

    Singapore 22/11/2013 09:17:11

    A double tax agreement (DTA) stipulates the cooperation of two countries for reporting requirements upon its citizens of any tax obligations payable for profits earned by an individual or company.

  4. Singapore and Hong Kong rank top for business

    Singapore 06/11/2013 10:45:46

    According to the World Bank’s annual competitiveness survey, Singapore and Hong Kong rank the world’s best places to run a business for the eighth year in a row, with New Zealand, the United States and Denmark following up in the top five.

  5. Restrictive Covenants and Employee Promotion

    Singapore 02/10/2013 14:54:15

    Promoting an employee can create more business for your business.  However, what happens if the relationship between you and senior employee fails?  

  6. What are Restrictive Covenants?

    Singapore 02/10/2013 14:49:17

    As business owners, you will always have trade secrets, knowhow, client databases, supplier lists and such other information that are key success factors of your business.

  7. Rental Market Update

    Singapore 20/09/2013 10:23:36

    Rental prices slow down Singapore’s properties are the fifth most expensive place to live in the world for expatriates and the third in Asia. The average cost of a one bedroom flat in the city centre is £1750 a month, outside the city centre the average cost for a one bedroom flat is £1000 a month.

  8. Singapore Succeeds Japan as Asia’s Biggest Foreign-Exchange Centre

    Singapore 17/09/2013 09:10:45

    Singapore’s Central bank has released figures and statistics which show that Singapore has overtaken Japan’s foreign exchange volume. The volume establishes Singapore as Asia’s biggest foreign exchange center.

  9. Singapore, Second In World Wide Ranks

    Singapore 13/09/2013 09:23:41

    The Forum’s annual Global Competitiveness Report has posted that Singapore and Finland hold second and third places respectively after Switzerland for the most Competitive Economies worldwide.

  10. Singapore Million Dollar Club Growing

    Singapore 11/09/2013 09:47:31

    A mixture of Singaporeans, permanent residents and foreigners, has increased the number of millionaires in Singapore, as released from the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS).

  11. South East Asia Projected Growth Exceeds Expectations

    Singapore 12/08/2013 17:26:02

    All positive economic growth advanced from the U.S. and Japan has resulted in recovering the down fall of a Chinese slowdown in the South Eastern region.

  12. Rate-Setting Processes has urged the monitoring of twenty banks from Singapore’s Central Bank

    Singapore 05/08/2013 09:25:11

    The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has spent the last year reviewing the rate setting process which has resulted in 20 banks being warned.

  13. New gold storage facility in Singapore by Deutsche bank

    Singapore 02/08/2013 08:17:24

    Even though gold prices are at a two year low, after 12 years of annual gains – Deutschebank is capitalizing on the storage of the precious metal.

  14. Singapore’s economic growth increased by 15.2%

    Singapore 01/08/2013 15:09:45

    Data from the Ministry of Commerce showed that in the second quarter of this year, Singapore’s economy grew by 15.2%.

  15. Minority Shareholder Concerns

    Singapore 30/07/2013 09:39:05

    You are taking a minority stake in a company. How do you protect yourself? What concerns should you be aware of? Learn what they are in this paper.

  16. How Not to Lose Your Company to a Competitor

    Singapore 30/07/2013 09:36:04

    You can so easily lose your business to your competitor. In this paper, you will learn how this can happen and how you can avoid it.

  17. Ten Legal Mistakes Commonly Made By SMEs Going International

    Singapore 12/06/2013 11:02:11

    Over the decades of practice, we have seen many mistakes made by SMEs; common mistakes that smart companies will take time to address early on to avoid a future situation that could prove fatal to their survival. Here are ten of those:

  18. Lord Green begins two week trade mission to South East Asia

    Singapore 04/06/2013 05:43:48

    Lord Green is visiting seven countries in Southeast Asia to boost the UK’s trade links with the region.

  19. Trade mission to Singapore and Indonesia to boost exports

    Singapore 11/03/2013 15:46:01

    All-Party Parliamentary Group for Trade & Investment is on a trade mission to Singapore and Indonesia this week to strengthen business ties

  20. Incorporate Singapore Company with Bank Account in Cyprus or Switzerland

    Singapore 26/02/2013 09:01:46

    Registering a company in Singapore can offer you a number of new and advantageous opportunities. Company Incorporation in a highly reliable, low-tax jurisdiction that is on the OECD ‘white list’, will enable you to plan your business in a more profitable way while allowing you to enter lucrative international markets and gain a favorable position with your partners throughout the world.

  21. Bright Sparks in Singapore's Economy Shows Promise For Businesses Ahead


    Singapore's Prime Minister, Lee Hsien Loong, recently proclaimed "the worst is over for the Singapore economy."

  22. Singapore Tax Paradise


    Singapore taxes are much lower than most other developed nations and over the years, it has continued to slide down further.

  23. Why Start Or Expand In Singapore?


    Singapore has become the richest country in South East Asia and one of the most developed countries in the world. It is no surprise then that Singapore has attracted various organisations

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