The Philippines is working to move up the global value chains, thereby presenting foreign investors with newfound opportunities.
Czech Prime Minister Petr Fiala's visit to Indonesia focused on enhancing relations in key areas such as education, agriculture, and sustainable development.
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ASEAN members agreed to increase local currency transactions and promote better regional payment connectivity at the 42nd ASEAN Summit.
This latest issue of AIR focuses on Indonesia’s foreign investment trends and key investment projects.
ASEAN and Russia have committed to strengthening their diplomatic relationship at the 19th ASEAN-Russia Senior Officials Meeting.
Singapore and India Link Real Time Retail Payment Systems
Indonesia and Singapore Sign Six MoUs to Enhance Bilateral Ties
UK Joins the CPTPP: Opportunities for British Investors in Malaysia
Singapore and EU Sign Digital Trade Agreement
Incentives for Doing Business in Indonesia
Taxpayers in Indonesia are obligated to withhold taxes on certain payments to residents and non-residents.
Value-added tax in Indonesia is imposed on the provision of services or the transfer of taxable goods at a rate of 11 percent.
The corporate taxation (CIT) regime in Indonesia is governed by the Harmonized Tax Law and the CIT rate is 22 percent for the 2023 fiscal year.
All companies incorporated in Malaysia must have their accounts audited by a Ministry of Finance approved auditor as mandated by the Companies Act of 2016.
The Philippines uses a self-assessment tax system, and the accounting period consists of 12 months, normally ending on December 31.
Goods and services tax is levied on low-value goods that are imported to Singapore. Businesses should identify whether their customers are GST-registered.
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An Overview of Indonesia’s Double Tax Avoidance Agreements
Audit and Compliance in Indonesia: A Guide for Foreign Investors
Tax Incentives Under Malaysia’s Budget 2023
Malaysia Budget 2023: Changes to Corporate and Individual Tax Regimes
Indonesia has made changes to the customs procedure for the import of digital products into the country.
Indonesia's new merger and acquisition rules mandate assets or sales in Indonesia for filings and reduce document checks to three business days.
We list the fiscal and non-fiscal incentives that Singapore offers to encourage the development of high-value and Industry 4.0 activities.
Indonesia's Positive Investment List allows 100% foreign investment in over 200 business lines, with several incentives for priority sectors.
The Philippines has issued the implementing rules for the Public Service Act which allows for 100 percent foreign ownership of public services.
In this article, we discuss the steps that would-be investors need to take to establish a company in Indonesia.
New Due Diligence Requirements for Corporate Finance Advisers in Singapore
New Cybersecurity Rules for Financial Institutions in Indonesia
Increased Oversight in Indonesia’s Peer-to-Peer Lending Sector
Singapore to Revoke E-meeting Provision for Business Entities from July 1, 2023
Singapore Launches ESG Impact Hub: What it Means for Green Finance
Despite soaring rental costs, Singapore continues to maintain its status as a favored destination for international corporations.
Indonesia offers a variety of income tax incentives for investors that invest in its marine and fisheries industries. Here are the criteria.
Foreign investors should note the key sectors where growth is expected to rise in Indonesia for 2023, including downstream mining and infrastructure.
Singapore and the United Kingdom have agreed to deepen bilateral cooperation on fintech and sustainable finance.
Despite the prevailing gloomy economic climate, ASEAN remains very attractive to foreign investment, and several industries look to prosper in 2023.
Indonesia has made the development of its special economic zones a priority policy with the aim of attracting over US$50 billion in foreign investment over the next decade.
Philippines Opens Renewable Energy to Full Foreign Ownership
Implementing Industry 4.0 in Singapore's Manufacturing Sector
How Singapore is Poised to Take Advantage of Industry 4.0
Indonesia and Thailand Implement QR Payment Linkage, Key to Increasing Digital Integration in Southeast Asia
Vietnam’s Energy Crunch: Coal’s Dominance and the Need for Renewables
We discuss Indonesia's Labor Law provisions on the termination of employment contracts and steps companies can take to minimize the risk of disputes due to unfair termination practices.
Malaysia's Premium Visa Program offers up to 20 years of residence and investment opportunities, including being able to buy real estate.
Employers must now seek prior approval from the country’s Director General of Labor.
With the upcoming Eid-al Fitr holiday in Indonesia, businesses must pay the religious holiday allowance, also known as Tunjangan Hari Raya (THR).
ASEAN Briefing outlines Indonesia's public holidays for 2023. This is a comprehensive list of those holidays.
ASEAN Briefing outlines the Philippines' public holidays for 2023. This is a comprehensive list of those holidays.
Vietnam to Ease Visa Requirements to Boost Tourism Industry
Employment Permits in Malaysia
How to Obtain Tax Incentives for Investments in Indonesia’s Marine and Fisheries Sectors
New Stricter Requirements for Singapore's Global Investor Program
Singapore Budget 2023: Impact for Employees