Our daily updates on the latest events as they occur, together with ongoing advisory on how best to manage your China business exposure during COVID-19.
From January 8, 2023, China resumed the issuance of passports for Chinese citizens, ordinary visas and residence permits for foreigners, as well as tourist visa exemption for short-term travelers.
China has announced the removal of all pre-entry COVID-19 testing requirements for travelers entering the country, effective August 30, 2023. The decision is hoped to boost China-bound tourism and movement of inbound foreign investment.
We break down and analyze the local GDP data of China's 31 mainland provinces and discuss the growth prospects for 2023.
China is to fully resume travel with Hong Kong and Macao starting February 6, 2023. We look at the supporting measures.
Consumption over Chinese New Year has rebounded following the lifting of COVID restrictions. We discuss what the latest shopping and travel trends mean for the country in 2023.
As China will resume outbound pilot tours in early February, there is hope for an immediate rebound in the tourism industry outlook for 2023.
Chinese New Year 2023 will be the first time in three years many people can travel, but will the lifting of COVID restrictions really bring a rebound in travel and consumption?
India has relaxed international travel restrictions imposed during the COVID-19 pandemic.
India's education market is among the biggest in the world and objectives like improving the GER and upskilling offer tremendous business scope for foreign investors.
We profile the latest trends in the Indian Edtech industry whose valuation is pegged at US$30 billion by 2032. India has 5 Edtech unicorns as of Jan. 2022.
This page provides daily updates on the coronavirus outbreak in India, including tracking new cases and the COVID vaccine roll-out.
India has several contenders for producing the COVID-19 vaccine, which are in trials presently; all adults eligible for free shots at government centers from June 21.
We look at India's economic stimulus measures to overcome the disruptive impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Several concessionary measures were announced by India's tax authorities due to challenges faced by taxpayers in meeting statutory and regulatory compliances.
India is taking various steps to control the COVID spread as well as address major gaps in the availability of life saving healthcare facilities and drugs.
Vietnam Briefing examines the growing Vietnam-US bilateral relationship and why Vietnam has become a promising alternative for US businesses in Asia
Businesses in Vietnam need to prepare for an escalation of the coronavirus outbreak; measures taken by authorities may get enforced with little or no notice.
Vietnam Briefing highlights the travel updates and restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Vietnam.
To revive Vietnam's economy post-pandemic, the government issued Resolution 43 on fiscal and monetary policies to support Vietnam's growth.
Vietnam Briefing highlights the advantages and challenges of the hybrid work strategy as Vietnam embraces the new normal.
Vietnam issued Resolution 406 to help businesses and individuals affected by the pandemic including a 30 percent corporate income tax cut.
Vietnam Briefing examines four key industries that are geared for recovery as Vietnam's economy gradually reopens and moves towards a new normal.
Vietnam Briefing higlights Vietnam's recent opening and business recovery, including the impact of the lockdown and positive future outlook.
We will be operating this article as a running live update service to keep businesses in the ASEAN region informed with regards to the coronavirus.
On April 6, 2020, the Singaporean government issued its third stimulus package valued at S$5.1 billion (US$3.6 billion) to battle the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Malaysian government has issued its second stimulus package to combat the economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Read on to learn more
The Singaporean government launched its second stimulus package to counter the economic fallout of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Read on to learn more.
Doing Business in Singapore 2020 is designed to comprehensively guide new and established investors in Singapore.