Guides to Managing Singapore Business'
This section provides useful information about operating a business in Singapore. The information is presented in the form of short articles on various topics that are organised in categories below.
Licenses & Permits
Banking, Funding & Finances
Singapore is a flourishing financial centre of international repute servicing not only its domestic economy per se but also the entire Asia Pacific region. The banking industry is a key player in the country’s financial market segment, soon emerging as one of the strongest in the world. Factors such as a sound economic and political environment, conducive legal and tax policies, reputation for integrity, and strict enforcement against crime and money laundering, have contributed to Singapore’s status as an International Finance Centre – the third largest in Asia, after Japan and Hong Kong. Today there are as many as 117 foreign banks and 6 local banks that dominate the banking scene.
Learn about opening a corporate bank account in Singapore including major banks, account features, account opening requirements & more.
An online guide to private equity financing for Singapore startups including venture capital & angel investments.
Debt financing is one of the options for first-time entrepreneurs, and this guide provides an overview of the various private debt financing options for start ups.
Learn about the various government assistance schemes for Singapore startups including equity financing, cash grants, incubation schemes, etc. here.
A comprehensive guide on Crowdfunding & Singapore Start Ups. Find out everything there is to know.
The purpose of this guide is to provide a general introduction to the statutory requirements as per the Singapore Employment Act and common practices applied to employment contracts, wages, and benefits when hiring employees in Singapore. The guide does not address specialized industries involving manual labour and blue collar workforce.
Online Guide to hiring staff in Singapore including Employment Act, key labour legislation, common practices and hiring local as well as foreign employees.
Discover what funding options are available to Singapore companies to improve the work-life balance of employees.
Office Space Rental
Are you finally taking the plunge and starting your own business? Or perhaps you have decided to expand your start-up to Singapore. Either way, to minimize your overhead cost, it makes much sense to begin with a virtual office, which allows you to work remotely and yet provide a registered business address.
This guide explores the different rental options found in Singapore, & gives you detailed information to help you identify the right type of office to rent.
Read this guide to short term renting office space for business in Singapore. Find out everything there is to know.
Read this guide to long term renting office space for business in Singapore. Find out everything there is to know.
Our online guide to renting an office space in the central business district of Singapore & nearby areas. Discover the area perfect for your business here.
In Singapore, a trade mark is defined as a “sign” which is capable of graphical representation which is used by a trader to indicate a connection in the course of trade between himself and particular goods and services.
The purpose of this guide is to provide an Introduction to Singapore's Trademarks Act & Trademark Registration in Singapore. Find out more today online.
Our guide provides information on how to register a trademark worldwide under Madrid Protocol by filling the application through Singapore Trademark Office.
Does your business need a trademark? Discover & find out how to register for a trademark license for you business in Singapore today in our online guide.
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