Using Singapore as a Base for ASEAN Expansion – Latest Issue of ASEAN Briefing Magazine

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The latest issue of ASEAN Briefing Magazine, titled “Using Singapore as a Base for ASEAN Expansion”, is out now and currently available to subscribers as a complimentary download in the Asia Briefing Publication Store.

In this issue:

  • Streamlined Business Setup Process
  • Benefitting from Singapore’s Tax Policies and Free Trade Network
  • Singapore as a Hub for Regional Digital Expansion

Singapore has long been a preeminent destination for setting up a regional headquarter to pursue business opportunities across ASEAN and Asia.

More than ever, Singapore’s importance as a base for entry into ASEAN markets is growing. As such, developing an effective investment strategy that uses Singapore as a base to help foreign investors reduce investment risk, maximize profit and harness ASEAN’s diversity.

In this issue of the ASEAN Briefing magazine, we provide an overview of the efficient incorporation process in Singapore and compare Hong Kong and Singapore as holding locations. We then explore how investors can benefit from Singapore’s tax policies and free trade agreements before finally focusing on Singapore’s potential as a hub for digital expansion in Asia.

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ASEAN Briefing is produced by Dezan Shira & Associates. The firm assists foreign investors throughout Asia and maintains offices throughout ASEAN, including in SingaporeHanoiHo Chi Minh City, and Da Nang in Vietnam, Munich, and Esen in Germany, Boston, and Salt Lake City in the United States, Milan, Conegliano, and Udine in Italy, in addition to Jakarta, and Batam in Indonesia. We also have partner firms in Malaysia, Bangladesh, the Philippines, and Thailand as well as our practices in China and India. Please contact us at or visit our website at