We will be operating this article as a running live update service to keep businesses in the ASEAN region informed with regards to the coronavirus.
Private and public companies in Brunei are obligated to audit their accounts as well as hold annual general meetings once a year.
Government Regulation 49 of 2020 (GR 49/2020) provides reductions in and postponement of the social security payments made by businesses.
Singapore and Japan established a travel corridor on September 18 to facilitate essential business and official travel between the two countries.
ASEAN conducted the 27th ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), which is a platform to discuss any political and security issues impacting the bloc.
COVID-19 will encourage reforms in ASEAN’s healthcare sector, opening new investment opportunities in the fields of medicine and pharmaceuticals.
COVID-19 has reshaped ASEAN’s digital landscape with many governments and businesses in the region being forced to accelerate the transition towards a digital economy.
Myanmar introduced the 2020 Union Taxation Law, which sets out the latest rates for income tax, gemstone tax, commercial tax, and specific goods tax.
For foreign workers and their employers in Indonesia, understanding the process to obtain an employment permit is essential.
As a middle-income country in ASEAN, Malaysia is an attractive location for expatriate workers, as such understanding the employment permit regime is key.