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Hong Kong – India Double Taxation Agreement Making Slow Progress

Hong Kong – India Double Taxation Agreement Making Slow Progress

As India’s next government begins to explore policy options for attracting increased FDI this May, fast-tracking the negotiation and ratification of a comprehensive DTA with Hong Kong may emerge as an attractive option.

Economy & Trade

Hong Kong – India Double Taxation Agreement Making Slow Progress

Hong Kong – India Double Taxation Agreement Making Slow Progress

As India’s next government begins to explore policy options for attracting increased FDI this May, fast-tracking the negotiation and ratification of a comprehensive DTA with Hong Kong may emerge as an attractive option.

Tax & Accounting

Tax Relief for Singapore Holding Companies

Tax Relief for Singapore Holding Companies

Holding companies operating in Singapore may avail tax relief to offset any double taxation they face when conducting business in multiple jurisdictions. In this article, we outline the requirements that must be met to receive these preferential tax rates and review the methods for filing these tax credits.

Legal & Regulatory

Establishing a Holding Company in Singapore

Establishing a Holding Company in Singapore

In this article, we outline the establishment process for a holding company based in Singapore and highlight the relevant legal considerations for foreign investors operating in the city-state.

Industries

WTO Finds China Rare Earth Metal Trade in Breach of Global Rules

WTO Finds China Rare Earth Metal Trade in Breach of Global Rules

Following an investigation into China’s trade of rare earth metals, a World Trade Organization dispute panel has concluded that the country manipulated its export regulations.

Human Resources & Payroll

Singapore Announces 2015 Holiday Schedule

Singapore Announces 2015 Holiday Schedule

The Ministry of Manpower has released their calendar of holidays in Singapore for the 2015 calendar year.