August 07, 2017

A foreign company that wishes to conduct business in Singapore can do so by setting up a company. The process of setting up a company in Singapore is not complex. It is important that directors of Singapore companies are not only aware of the pre-incorporation matters, but also the various post-incorporation statutory compliance requirement

January 31, 2017

Exiting the startup phase and taking your business into its next stage of growth can be a paradigm shift for many entrepreneurs. Scaling business operations to serve more customers and redesigning the business model to steer it towards revenue generation can be challenging and downright daunting.

January 31, 2017

Outsourcing is rarely a one-off exercise and is often the start of a partnership that changes the way a business operates. Most businesses start off outsourcing basic accounting processes but gradually include complex work like formulation of tax strategy and financial planning as the business grows. This means that selecting the right accounting outsourcing partner needs to be well thought through.

January 31, 2017

In the past, Singapore’s start-up scene would not have sparked much interest in investors. However, funding and strong support from the government have completely turned things around in the span of few years. From obscurity to a leading destination in Southeast Asia for tech entrepreneurs and venture-capital firms, Singapore’s success can be traced to the following key factors.

April 22, 2016

Management of seals is a unique and significant challenge for companies in China.

April 22, 2016

A Representative Office (RO) allows a foreign company to test out Singapore's business environment before committing to long term investments.

March 08, 2016

The Market Readiness Assistance ("MRA") Grant is introduced by IE Singapore to help companies make their first bold move to step out into the overseas market.

January 26, 2016

This checklist serves as a guideline to assist directors in their duties at respective companies.

January 03, 2016

The Companies (Amendment) Bill that was passed in Parliament on 8 October 2014