Lawyers at Colin Ng & Partners LLP update the Singapore chapters of “Doing Business in Asia”

Published 15 April 2016 by CNPLaw LLP

Colin Ng & Partners LLP (“CNP”) is pleased to announce that its Partner, Bill Jamieson, and Associate, Jason Su, from the Funds and Financial Services Practice Group, have co-ordinated the updating of the Singapore chapters of ”Doing Business in Asia”, a project that required the support of various other partners and associates in the firm.

“Doing Business in Asia” provides a comparison of the laws and regulations that govern doing business in over 14 key Asian jurisdictions. Updated by the leading practitioners from each jurisdiction, this publication by Thomson Reuters is intended to assist business owners, consultants, investors, advisers and professionals who do business in Asia. The Singapore chapters edited by CNP’s lawyers provide a thorough analysis of business regulation and the legal system of Singapore, covering the topics listed below. The publication will help readers keep pace with the fast-moving regulatory environment in Singapore.

Several of the Singapore chapters were released by Thomson Reuters in August and October 2015. The remaining chapters are being released in April 2016.

Contents and contributors:

  • An Overview

Bill Jamieson, Rasanathan Sothynathan, Shanty Priya and Jason Su

  • The Structure of the Investment

Amit Dhume, Alfred Pang and Jason Su

  • Regulation of Business

Bill Jamieson, Lisa Theng, Ken Chia, Lorraine Liew, Shanty Priya and Jason Su

  • Exchange Control — the Movement of Money

Bill Jamieson and Jason Su

  • Regulation of Local Finance

Bill Jamieson, Gregory Chan, Simon Trevethick, Mitchell Lin and Jason Su

  • Import and Export Controls

Bill Jamieson, Russell Wiese (Hunt and Hunt Lawyers) and Jason Su

  • Labour and Nationality Laws

Pradeep Singh, Manisha Rai, Michelle Chan and Michelle Chua

  • Insurance

Bill Jamieson, Darell Pang and Jason Su

  • Land Tenure — the Site of the Investment

Kenneth Szeto, John Tan and Mitchell Lin

  • Taxation

Bill Jamieson, Lisa Theng, Christopher Huang and Nicolette Lye

  • Intellectual Property

See Tow Soo Ling, John Paul Loo, Beverly Wee and Michelle Chua

  • Settlement of Disputes

Subramanian Pillai and Trudy Toh

  • Movement of Goods (Transport and Shipping)

Bill Jamieson, Alfred Pang and Mitchell Lin

For more information, please contact:

Gillian Chan

Corporate Communications Manager

Colin Ng & Partners LLP

DID: 6349 8756

Fax: 6323 8282


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