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.
China has clarified CIT treatment on six items, including COVID-19 charitable donations, convertible bonds, art assets, and cross-border hybrid investments.
In the context of China's continued growth story despite COVID-19, we look at how businesses invested in the region can strategize to survive and succeed.
We explain the procedure for and benefits of obtaining a Chinese permanent residence ID card, with a focus on Shanghai.
China's US Embassy to accept non-Chinese vaccine records. But this doesn't really affect China's entry policy under COVID.
China is starting to relax international travel restrictions, and has updated its guidelines and restrictions in order to effectively contain the virus spread after economic reopening.
This article offers China entry guidance to the different categories of foreigners based on their visa type, inoculation status, nationality, and so on.
Many foreigners holding a residence and work permit in China are unable to return due to the country's travel ban. We answer some commonly asked questions.
India continues to impose international travel restrictions due to COVID-19, with certain exceptions.
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.
India's pharmaceutical industry offers massive investment opportunities in contract manufacturing, R&D, and biotech – besides market access.
Businesses will find that the new codes will make it easier for them to manage labor compliance and implement flexible staffing practices.
Vietnam Briefing highlights government directives and ways that businesses can ensure production during Vietnam's fourth wave of the pandemic.
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.
Vietnam Briefing examines Vietnam as a China plus one alternate production location and compares it with its regional peers.
Vietnam Briefing outlines a financial assistance package that has been issued by the government for businesses and employees affected by the fourth wave of COVID-19.
Similar to last year, Vietnam has issued incentives for businesses affected by COVID-19. These include tax breaks and land fee payment deferrals.
In this Q&A with Marco Förster, we look at the improving business environment and investment opportunities in China, Vietnam, Hong Kong, and Singapore.
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.