There are several reasons why you choose Singapore for business, or why Singapore is so attractive a location to foreigners who wish to set up a company. The pull factors are: Ease of starting a business Strong legal system and high degree of personal safety Business-friendly ecosystem Strategic position and…Read More
Company Incorporation FAQs / Singapore Company Registration
Yes, a foreigner can start a business in Singapore. There are three options foreigners can select from to set up a company in Singapore: Option 1: Private Limited Company + Employment Pass Option 2: Private Limited Company + EntrePass Option 3: Engaging a Resident Director To find out how each…Read More
A Limited (LTD) company is a business form which is a legal entity separate and distinct from its shareholders and directors. It can sue or be sued in its own name, can own property in the company’s name and the members not personally liable for the debts and losses of…Read More
The advantages and disadvantages of a Sole Proprietorship are as follows: Advantages: Business structure is easy to set up and suitable for low-risk service providers Need not audit accounts or file annual returns with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA). Profits are taxed at personal income tax rates Business…Read More
You can check for a company’s registration number, also known as a Unique Entity Number (UEN) by running the company’s name through our free Singapore Company Name Check tool. The UEN number will be reflected in the results.
Your company name must be approved by the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) before you can register it. ACRA will refuse a proposed company name if it is similar, identical or phonetically the same as a company that is already registered. You can use our free Singapore Company Name…Read More