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28 Apr 2020 - Six great books for students to read while on quarantine

The quarantine gives us plenty of time to enlighten ourselves by a variety of means, and reading is one of the most predominant aspects to enrich...


28 Jan 2020 - 4 Vacation Options Which are Perfect for All the Family

All families are different, which means that your preferred type of vacation might not be the same as someone else’s. That doesn’t mean...


19 Jan 2020 - Slingers offer interesting spectacle for basketball fans

Basketball has become one of the most popular sports on the planet due to the popularity of the NBA. It’s not just in the United States where...


10 Dec 2019 - 5 Top Trips to Take From Singapore

If you have recently moved to Singapore as an ex-pat, you may be overwhelmed by the colorful sights and places to explore in this small but...


23 Nov 2019 - Booking a 2020 Vacation: A Guide

It’s time to start thinking about booking your 2020 vacation. As you know, the earlier you plan and book your tickets, the more money you...


15 Nov 2019 - Luxury Travel Tips When Going On Holiday

Contrary to popular belief, traveling in luxury doesn’t always mean breaking the bank. There are actually a lot of strategies that can...


29 Oct 2019 - The Show Must Go On: Live Entertainment to Look Forward to in Singapore

If you have lived in Singapore for even just a few months, then you probably already know that the country is no slob when it comes to art, music,...


22 Aug 2019 - 4 Life-Changing Trips to Add onto Your Bucket List

Traveling to various corners of the globe can help you to embrace different activities, explore new sights, and develop a more open mind. If you...


03 Jun 2019 - The Similarities Between Football and Other Sports

If you are a Steelers fan, it is likely that American football is on the list of your top sports and that you support your favorite team devoutly....


17 Apr 2019 - Easter Traditions Around the World

After Christmas, Easter is the next most widely celebrated Christian holiday in Singapore. With promises of chocolate and fun egg hunts, it’s...


17 Feb 2019 - The Most Luxurious Ways to Travel

Traveling does not just have to be a stepping stone from A to B. If you believe that the journey is just as important as the destination, then you...


15 Nov 2018 - Best Airline Credit Cards 2018

You know how people always say that the more you travel, the more you understand yourself? And while you do love travelling, practicalities of life...


19 May 2018 - Holiday Options for Ex-Pats

When you move to a stunning location like Singapore, you probably feel like you’re on a permanent vacation! Living in a new country is a...


17 Jan 2018 - Water Sports in Singapore

On this sun bleached island, nearly every day is a perfect day to head down to the beach. Home to 26 different swimming complexes, not counting the...


25 Sep 2017 - Legends of the Mid-autumn Festival

As one of the most prominent festivals in the Chinese cultural calendar, it’s only fitting that the Mid-autumn Festival should have a tale...


11 Aug 2017 - The Best Things To Do With Your Family in Singapore

With its clean, modern, and excitingly urban environment, it’s not hard to see why Singapore is fast becoming one of the top holiday...


27 Jul 2017 - How To Spend Your Weekends In Singapore

If you’re looking to relocate to Singapore, you’ll no doubt have a host of questions you’ll want to answer before you commit to...


05 Jul 2017 - The best wine regions in Europe

While we all know Europe to be a fantastic place to visit when it comes to offering culinary delights, there are still some people out there who...


19 Apr 2017 - Free Activities and Entertainment

At some point or another, all of us would have been at a stage where we bemoan the lack of entertainment in Singapore; there’s nothing fun to...


11 Apr 2017 - Singapore heard: Bars with the best live music for expats

Whether you’re a music lover or are simply keeping a lookout for decent spots to unwind after a long day at work, we’ve got you...




   

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Re: Starting business in Singapore

Re: Starting business in Singapore

Delaware has favourable tax treatement I understand as well as liability coverage. This is not a simple discussion.

Posted in Business in Singapore

Re: Opening a bank account in Singapore as a EU citizen

Re: Opening a bank account in Singapore as a EU citizen


Thanks for the answers, very useful. Does anyone know how it is with local Singaporean banks? Would that also be possible? Transferwise I use already for money transfer but I rather would like to go with a "real" bank.


You .....

Posted in Relocating, Moving to Singapore

Re: Starting business in Singapore

Re: Starting business in Singapore

Dear Nysing,

You can incorporate a Singapore company first (private limited company, branch or a subsidiary) and use a local resident director on a temporary basis until you move your DP to EP under the company. Later the directorship can be transferred to you after securing the EP. And you will .....

Posted in Business in Singapore

Re: Cancelling EP IPA and applying for a new one? Will I be blacklisted?

Re: Cancelling EP IPA and applying for a new one? Will I be blacklisted?

I have asked Company A to withdraw but they are basically ghosting me (HQ is based overseas). This is why i was frustrated throughout the entire process, it was very difficult for A to move quickly.

Yes I could start work with A but I decided to go with B instead based on reasons I mentioned .....

Posted in PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners

Re: PR approval probability 2020

Re: PR approval probability 2020

Applied March and single.

Posted in PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners