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Singapore vs Malaysia: Which is More Business-Friendly Location?

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 12. 30. 2017

Singapore and Malaysia – two key economies in Southeast Asia – share similarities in terms of culture, heritage, and geography. However, for an entrepreneur new to the region, it is worth highlighting that the two countries are different in terms of how they do business.

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Topics: Company Registration

The Differences Between A Foreign Branch Office And A Subsidiary Company In Singapore

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 12. 22. 2017

Singapore is a world-renowned financial and regional trading hub. Strategic location, coupled with competitive workforce and pro-business environment, makes it a gateway to Asia. As a financial and business hub in Southeast Asia, Singapore is considered an ideal launch pad for foreign companies keen on venturing into this region.

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Topics: Company Registration

How Can a Buy-Sell Agreement Help Your Business in Singapore

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 09. 30. 2017

Entrepreneurship is both an exciting and difficult journey from the startup days to the first major accomplishments. Amidst the everyday hustle and bustle, many business owners find it difficult to look ahead far enough to ensure a good business succession planning. Yet it is crucial for ensuring the smooth transition and operation of the business in the event of the death, retirement  or departure of one of the business owners.

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Topics: Company Registration

12 Ways AM Corporate Services Can Help Boost Your Business in Singapore

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 08. 21. 2017

Navigating a business in Singapore can be a daunting endeavour, ranging from understanding the initial steps of setting up an entity to the day-to-day running of a company. While it may seem cost-efficient for a new business owner to deal with procedures and legalese on his own. To this end, here are 12 ways that AM Corporate Services can assist you in your business matters in Singapore. 

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Topics: Company Registration

Indian Companies in Singapore: Why You Should Follow in Footsteps of InMobi

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 07. 21. 2017

Singapore is emerging as the number one destination for Indian companies and they already cover the variety of business branches. At the end of the previous year, Indian firms invested USD 2.06 billion in Singapore making a total direct overseas investment of USD 2.49 billion, which is a 32% increase from December two years ago.However, this comes as no surprise, given that Singapore is a prominent business center in the world, closer than other popular destinations such as Paris or London. 

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Topics: Company Registration

Why SMEs in Singapore Should Go Digital in 2017

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 07. 14. 2017

Constantly changing business landscape, increasing market competition, shifting customer needs - these are some of the reasons why businesses, especially small and medium enterprises or SMEs go digital to boost productivity and profits. Indeed, those companies, which do not embark on the digitalisation wave, are likely to lose their competitiveness, and even see their businesses become redundant in the long run.

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Topics: Company Registration

Company Registration Options in Singapore for Foreign Entrepreneurs: Which Option to Choose

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 07. 4. 2017

Located in the heart of South-East Asia, Singapore has managed to become one of the thriving economies in the world only in a few decades. Strategic location, business-friendly policies and blooming technologies have made the country an ideal launch platform for international investors with forward-looking business ideas.According to the annual report published by The World Bank, Singapore is ranked as the second best country for doing a business, and the sixth country with the most start-up friendly environment. Singapore offers an attractive tax system both to individuals and corporations. 

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Topics: Company Registration

Singapore's New Inward Corporate Re-domiciliation Regime to Boost the Country's Competitiveness

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 06. 30. 2017

During the recent decades Singapore has become one of the most dynamically developing business hubs in the world and the main gateway to the Asian market. Due to its strategic location, pro-business government and ambitious economic policies the country is attracting more and more foreign investors.

With the aim to enhance the country’s competitiveness and facilitate the process of starting a business in Singapore for foreigners, the Parliament of Singapore passed the Companies (Amendment) Bill in March 2017. 

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Topics: Company Registration

Top 6 Successful Business Ideas for Foreigners in Singapore

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 05. 29. 2017

Starting a business in Singapore is not that easy, but there are certain business ideas that are easier to achieve than others.

You might have hit on a great business idea, or decided it was time to follow your heart. If you are a foreign entrepreneur who want to start your own business in Singapore below is the guide for various industries on what it takes to start a business in Singapore. Let's get started and find the best solution for you. 

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Topics: Start Up, Company Registration

Singapore Business Licenses and Permits: Basics for Foreign Entrepreneurs

Posted by AM Corporate Services Pte. Ltd. 05. 22. 2017

Today, we will be talking about Singapore business registration. Apart from having to register your entity in Singapore, certain companies are subjected to further regulatory obligations by other government agencies. All requisite approvals, permits, and licenses have to be in place before the commencement of business activities.

Brief introductions for industry-specific business licenses in Singapore are listed below.

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Topics: Company Registration