Industry Guides

The Singapore Biomedical Sciences Sector

Singapore is at the forefront of Asia’s rapid advancements in biomedical sciences, says Singapore company registration specialist Rikvin. Continue reading →

The Singapore Aerospace Engineering Industry

Singapore is one of the world’s leading aerospace hubs, and the largest in the region, says Singapore company formation specialist Rikvin. Continue reading →

The Singapore Accounting Industry

Singapore’s accounting industry has been integral to the country’s overall economic growth and development, says Singapore taxation specialist Rikvin. Continue reading →

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    Registration and Conduct of Business for Fund Management Companies

Registration and Conduct of Business for Fund Management Companies

Singapore is well-positioned to capitalize on the enormous potential this industry offers. Singapore’s pro-business regulations, mature infrastructure and government support for the wealth management sector continue to be attractive to fund managers who have or aim to opt for Singapore company registration. More importantly, the attractive tax environment has reinforced Singapore’s strong foothold in the region. Continue reading →

By Rikvin|August 21st, 2012|Industry Guides|

Setting up a Qualifying Foreign Law Practice in Singapore

Singapore has always been well-regarded for having an impressive legal system and in the world of legal academia. As a Commonwealth country and former British colony, it shares many similarities with several common-law legal systems of the world. Continue reading →

By Rikvin|July 10th, 2012|Industry Guides|

Set Up Arts or Music Business

In Singapore, the arts and music business, though recreational by nature, is classified separately from the entertainment business. Some examples of arts and music business activities are operas, orchestra concerts, art exhibitions and performance dance. If you plan to start a business in the arts and music industry, you will first have to:

Register your […]

By Rikvin|March 22nd, 2012|Industry Guides|

Setting up a Maritime Company

Singapore’s importance as an international maritime center is growing in importance with the economic center of gravity shifting towards east and the resultant spike in trade volumes.Singaporehas a strategic location along the confluence of major global shipping routes and is a world leader in terms of shipping container volume.Singaporegovernment also extends very attractive incentives […]

By Rikvin|August 23rd, 2011|Industry Guides|

Singapore Trading Industry Guide

Trade continues to be the key pillar of Singapore economy, which is presently diversified into various sectors ranging from manufacturing to financial services. Trading remains a dominant activity and the very foundation for Singapore’s modern history was laid when it blossomed into an Entrepot for the regional and eventually the global trade. Singapore’s economic […]

By Rikvin|July 19th, 2011|Industry Guides|

Set Up a Hedge Fund Company in Singapore

Global capital is headed towards Asia- Pacific, which is outperforming the rest of the world in economic growth. The hedge-funds also follow the capital and expert predictions have almost become a reality, there is a shift in gravity towards Asia for the industry. Asia is considered both as a significant source of funds owing […]

By Rikvin|February 11th, 2010|Industry Guides|

Import and Export Goods in and out of Singapore

If you want to imports goods from overseas to retail in Singapore, you are required to apply for both import permits and licenses for ‘controlled goods’.

To begin, you will need to make sure your business is already registered with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (ACRA). Your business, may be retail, must […]

By Rikvin|January 11th, 2010|Industry Guides|

Set Up an Academic Private School

If you plan to start a school that has ten or more children, you will need to register as a business first with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (ACRA). You must register as a sole proprietorship, partnership or a private limited company. If you are a foreigner, you must engage a […]

By Rikvin|January 11th, 2010|Industry Guides|

Set Up a Retail Business

How to Form a Retail Business in Singapore
In many cases setting up a retail business in Singapore is relatively straight forward. The nature of your retail business and the space often determine whether you will need license and permit to operate. In any case, you will need to secure a premise for your retail […]

By Rikvin|January 11th, 2010|Industry Guides|

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