Registering a Singapore Branch Office

Posted in Singapore Business Registration, Singapore Incorporation by Admin on April 20th, 2016

Last updated on September 15th, 2016 at 10:51 am A foreign company ​that​ wish​es​ to​ carry out​ business activities in Singapore ​will usually find itself choosing between setting up a subsidiary/related company or a Singapore branch office. In this article, we are going to take a quick look at a Branch Office. Highlights of a …

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PIC Bonus Scheme: The productivity booster for small and medium business

Posted in Business in Singapore, Investment Scams, Singapore Business Registration, Singapore Incorporation, Taxation by Aurora on June 1st, 2013

Last updated on November 15th, 2017 at 04:01 pmPIC was first introduced in Budget 2010 and enhanced in Budgets 2011, 2012 and 2013. The new PIC Bonus scheme introduced in Budget 2013 gives businesses that spend at least S$5,000 per year in qualifying activities a dollar-for-dollar matching cash bonus, capped at S$15,000 (over the three years from …

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Singapore Ministry of Finance completes review of the Companies Act

Posted in Business in Singapore, Singapore Business Registration, Singapore Incorporation by Aurora on February 26th, 2013

In October 2012, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) has accepted 192 recommendations from the Steering Committee that conducted the review and modified 17 of them. 8 were not accepted. This comprehensive review of the Act is the largest since it was enacted in 1967 and marks a major step forward in Singapore’s corporate regulatory framework. The changes …

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Registration of Foreign Company (Singapore Branch) in Singapore

Posted in Business in Singapore, Singapore Business Registration, Singapore Incorporation by Admin on August 14th, 2007

Last updated on January 11th, 2013 at 10:04 amA foreign company who wishes to start a business in Singapore, needs to register a Singapore branch office under the Singapore Company Act. The Singapore branch has to appoint 2 local agents in Singapore. The local agents must be ordinarily residents in Singapore i.e. Singapore Citizen, Singapore …

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