Times Higher Education's Asia Rankings Demonstrate Increased Government Investment in Education Across Asia
Times Higher Education (THE) released their annual Asia University Rankings today, awarding the National University of Singapore (NUS) the top spot in Asia. Here, we take a look at the 2016 Asia University Rankings, and focus on the increased government investment in the education sector.
China's NGO Law and the Higher Education Industry, Lessons from Patanjali on the Indian Market, and an ASEAN Regional Minimum Wage
China's new NGO law and its effect on FDI into the higher education industry; how Patanjali, a relatively young player in the Indian consumer goods sector, has taken the Indian market by storm; and Indonesia's proposal for a regional minimum wage across ASEAN.
A Comparison of WeChat and Alipay, India's Signing of OECD Reporting Agreement, and Vietnam's Updated Criminal Code
In this week's news, we compare China's two most popular online payment methods, WeChat and Alipay, examine India's signing of the OECD Country-by-Country Reporting Agreement, and discuss how Vietnam’s updated Criminal Code will affect the HR systems of foreign companies operating in the country.
In this week's Eurasian Investment News, we discuss the key takeaways from U.S. President Barack Obama’s recent visit to Vietnam, and examine the opportunities and challenges that currently exist in China’s wind power industry.
China's Elderly Care Industry, Fish Deaths in Vietnam, and Duterte’s Economic Plan for the Philippines
In this week's Eurasian Investment News, we present a roadmap for investment in China's elderly care industry, discuss how mass fish deaths in Vietnam are affecting the country's fishing industry, and assess how the Philippines' economy will be structured under Rodrigo Duterte.
China’s NGO Law and the Higher Education Industry, Lessons from Patanjali on the Indian Market, and an ASEAN Regional Minimum Wage
China’s new NGO law and its effect on FDI into the higher education industry; how Patanjali, a relatively young player in the Indian consumer goods sector, has taken the Indian market by storm; and Indonesia’s proposal for a regional minimum wage across ASEAN.
- A Comparison of WeChat and Alipay, India’s Signing of OECD Reporting Agreement, and Vietnam’s Updated Criminal Code
- China’s Wind Power Industry, Obama’s Vietnam Visit and India’s Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law
- China’s Elderly Care Industry, Fish Deaths in Vietnam, and Duterte’s Economic Plan for the Philippines
- China’s NGO Law, LG’s Investment in Vietnam, and Philippines Economic Growth
In India, an individual’s income is taxed at graduated rates, depending on his/her duration of stay in India and income level. In this article, we outline the rates and calculation methods for both income sources, and summarize common deductions and inclusions in income for expatriates working in India.
- Ind-AS: Preparing for India’s New Accounting Standards
- Bangladesh Set to Move Ahead With Flat VAT Rate in 2016
- Hong Kong’s Advance Pricing Arrangement Program
- Understanding Asia’s Individual Income Tax Rates
With a total population exceeding 250 million, Indonesia is a great market opportunity for foreign companies seeking to expand their consumer base and bolster production. In this article, we outline the steps required to set up Representative Offices in the ASEAN country, as well as include information on ROs in other Asian markets.
- Logging into China’s E-Commerce Market: Nationwide Access Announced for Foreign Investors
- China, India & Vietnam: Setting Up in Asia’s Investment Hotspots – New Issue of Asia Briefing Magazine
- Sealing the Deal in Vietnam: Company Chops Necessary
- China’s Territorial Disputes in Asia During 2015
The New Climate Economy is a major international think tank, examining how countries can achieve economic growth while dealing with the risks posed by climate change. Notable and deliberate omissions amongst its members are the United States, China and India.
- Who Loves the Sun? Investing in Asia’s Solar Energy Market
- Choosing an Investment Location in ASEAN’s Booming Automobile Industry
- China Lowers Barriers to Entry for Foreign Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices
- Going Organic: Investing in China’s Growing Health Foods Market
For foreign enterprises operating in Asia, firing an employee is a process fraught with various dos and don’ts. In this article, we present a case study that illustrates how a successful termination can be made in China – a country with a notoriously complicated termination procedure.
- Employer Branding in China: Attracting Chinese Employees
- Applying for Permanent Residency in Singapore – What a Foreigner Needs to Know
- Sending employees to China on a Project Basis? Avoid an Unexpected Tax Bill
- Understanding Labor Contracts in China, India and Vietnam