It is important for foreign investors to understand ASEAN’s free trade agreements (FTAs) to capitalize on the bloc’s long-term potential.
Singapore has established a one-way travel corridor with Taiwan under the Air Travel Pass scheme (in effect since December 18, 2020).
In a world’s first, the Singapore Food Agency (SFA) has approved the sale of lab-grown meat in the country.
In 2019, Asia accounted for 20 percent of both the UK’s exports and imports. These levels were on par with the Americas, albeit growing much quicker.
From November 22, 2020, the Singapore-Hong Kong travel bubble will come into effect, allowing short-term visitors to travel between both countries.
Singapore began allowing short-term visitors from mainland China on November 6, 2020, through its Air Travel Pass (ATP) program.
Indonesia and Singapore established a ‘green lane’ on October 12, 2020, to facilitate business and official travel between the two countries. Applications were open from October 26.
An Introduction to Doing Business in ASEAN 2021, the latest publication from Dezan Shira & Associates is available to download.
Singapore’s investor-friendly tax and legal regimes make the country an ideal destination to establish a financial treasury center.
Singapore and Japan established a travel corridor on September 18 to facilitate essential business and official travel between the two countries.