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Clyde & Co
This forms part of the effort to ensure that Singaporeans have access to good jobs and that the quality of foreign employees is raised.
Jones Day
On January 25, the Personal Data Protection Commission issued a new anonymization guide. The guide "gives a general introduction to the technical aspects of anonymization" ..
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
On 12 January 2018, Singapore's Minister of State for Transport, Lam Pin Min, launched Singapore's new "Sea Transport Industry Transformation Map."
Clyde & Co
The Singapore International Commercial Court ("SICC") was brought into focus again earlier this year in January 2018, when the Singapore Parliament passed amendments to legislation to clarify that the SICC ...
Due to the increasing number of PMEs in the Singapore workforce, the Ministry of Manpower has made various changes to the Employment Act of Singapore – most notably expanding coverage...
The Corporate Governance Council, through its recently issued consultation paper, has proposed amendments to the Singapore Code of Corporate Governance and the Listing Rules...
The 2018 Singapore Budget Statement, announcing various tax changes, was delivered by Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat on 19 February 2018 – highlighting a record budget surplus...
Clyde & Co
The Singapore Court of Appeal's recent decision in Audi Construction Pte Ltd v Kian Hiap Construction Pte Ltd [2018] SGCA 4 has addressed two broad issues for Singapore companies...
Pinsent Masons LLP
A new Infrastructure Office will be set up in Singapore, giving local and international firms a dedicated place to obtain advice and expertise about regional investment opportunities.
In recent times, there has been a rising trend of tourists using Airbnb and other homestay type accommodations as opposed to more traditional short-term accommodation options like hotels and service apartments while vacationing abroad.
The Chair of the Indonesian Business Competition Supervisory Commission (the KPPU), Syarkawi Rauf, has hinted at "taking action against foreign companies" ...
Shook Lin & Bok
On 21 February 2018, MAS issued a consultation paper inviting comments on the proposed Securities and Futures (Trading of Derivatives Contracts) Regulations to operationalise the new Part VIC of the Securities and Futures Act (Cap. 289), ...
The Minister for Finance, in his Budget Statement 2018, announced changes to the tax rate for buyers stamp duty for acquisitions of residential properties in Singapore.
In 2017 Parliament aligned Singapore with other leading arbitration jurisdictions, such as London, Paris and Geneva, in embracing third-party funding as a viable method in increasing the access to justice of parties...
Baker & McKenzie
On 5 February 2018, the Cybersecurity Bill was passed by Parliament. A draft version of this bill (Draft Bill) had previously been issued for public consultation ...
Singh & Associates
Recent times have seen rapid developments in the field of arbitration not just in India but world-over.
Dechert LLP
Co-written by Dechert partner, Mark Mangan (with the assistance of Dechert's Singapore arbitration team), and published by Oxford University Press, the second edition of A Guide to the SIAC Arbitration Rules ...
Baker & McKenzie
On 21 December 2017, the Singapore Competition Commission (CCS) published a consultation on proposed changes to the Competition Act.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
To date, the CFTC has issued 18 FBOT Orders under CFTC regulations since May 2013.
Shook Lin & Bok
The Employment Claims Tribunal ("ECT") was established in April 2017 to facilitate the resolution of salary-related employment disputes while appeals against unfair dismissals are heard by the MOM.
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