On 1 Oct 2018, the Goods and Services Tax (Amendment) Bill was tabled in Parliament for first reading.
Other changes include recovering interest from taxpayer who fails to comply with remission conditions; relief from stamp duty for corporate restructuring…
The Bill seeks to amend the Housing Developers (Control and Licensing) Act and the Sale of Commercial Properties Act to give effect to some recommendations of the FATF regarding AML/CFT.
The SF(A)A introduces changes to rules in connection with licensing, prospectus requirements, conduct of business and market misconduct.
This comment briefly analyses some of the most substantive changes brought about by the 2018 amendments.
This article discusses the means by which a Town Council’s statutory duties, particularly its duties of financial prudence, may be enforced.
In this update, we will consider certain aspects of the second MAS Response in relation to the 2018 Prospectus Regulations.
As the 2nd MAS Response is fairly wide ranging, this update will focus on certain sections relating to the SFLCBR.
The PCRC introduces new types of offences to tackle crimes facilitated by technological developments, emerging crime trends, and crimes against vulnerable victims.
The GI Rules will be issued under the Geographical Indications Act 2014 to govern the operational aspects of a new Registry of Geographical Indications.
The Act provides for criteria for the position of professional deputies, including providing that all professional deputies must be registered with the Public Guardian.
This update provides a summary of the key amendments to the Bills, which were introduced in Parliement on 10 Sep 18.
The Act also provides for the regulation of providers of licensable cybersecurity services.
The Bill seeks to improve the administration of the Building and Construction Industry Security of Payment Act (“SOPA”) and proceedings under the SOPA.
This update will consider the new Securities and Futures (Organised Markets) Regulations 2018 and Securities and Futures (Financial Benchmarks) Regulations 2018.
On 2 Oct 18, Parliament introduced the Employment (Amendment) Bill. This Update provides a high level summary of the proposed changes to the Act.
This Note by the Second Minister for Finance, Indranee Rajah S.C., summarises how the VCC framework will benefit the Singapore asset management industry, as well as local service providers.
This short note seeks to focus on the potential impact of the new Omnibus Bill on ipso facto clauses which are commonly found in many commercial contracts.
The VCC is an entirely new legal structure that provides an attractive alternative to existing fund or collective investment scheme structures.
Under the new regime, PSMDs will be required to, among other things, put in place internal policies, procedures and controls and register with MinLaw.