China Regulatory and Legal Round-up | November 2020

China Regulatory and Legal Round-up | November 2020

On October 25, 2020, the General Office of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China (the “General Office”) released the Implementation Opinions on Promoting Innovative Development全文

19 January 2021



09 December 2020

Relocating to Singapore: Latest Developments & Visa Policies

Recent events such as the US-China trade war and the COVID-19 pandemic have severely impacted the global economy.

02 December 2020

Chinese real estate financing: onshore/offshore financing structures and opportunities for foreign investors

Over the last decade or so there has been dramatic growth in PRC real estate developments in the larger cities, and much of that has been financed by全文

20 October 2020



07 October 2020

Major reforms to Australia’s foreign investment framework coming in 2021: Are we ‘paying’ too much for the national security fortress?

With a large increase in fees proposed in the FIRB reform package, investors will be thinking twice about investing in Australia and when to make their approach to全文

02 October 2020

Typical Labor Disputes Cases: Rules and Interpretations

The Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security (“MOHRSS”) and the Supreme People’s Court jointly published the first batch of typical cases of labor and personnel disputes on全文

27 September 2020

SEC expands definitions of “accredited investor” and “qualified institutional buyer”

We sum up the definitions of accredited investor and qualified institutional buyer as proposed by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

10 September 2020

BIS seeks public comments on how to define foundational technologies for purposes of export controls

The Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) within the US Department of Commerce has announced in an Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that it is seeking public comments全文

01 September 2020

Foreign Direct Investment: Changes in Malaysia

This article was written by Kenny Cheok.Have there been any recent changes to the Foreign Investment rules in Malaysia?There have not been broadly applicable changes to foreign investment全文

27 August 2020

A Brief of New Individual Income Tax Policies on Foreign Income

On January 17, 2020, the PRC Ministry of Finance and State Administration of Taxation jointly issued the Announcement on Individual Income Tax Policies Relating to Foreign Income (关于境外所得有关个人所得税政策的公告)全文

17 August 2020

Proposed Changes to the Singapore Companies Act – How Does it Affect You as A Chinese Investor?

On 20 July 2020, the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA) of Singapore published the report of the Companies Act Working Group (CAWG) (Report).

11 August 2020