20 July 2017

MALAYSIA – Power Of Registrar To Strike Off A Business Entity For A Particular Reason

On 10 July 2017, the Registrar of the Companies Commission of Malaysia (SSM) issued a Circular to clarify their power to strike off a business entity […]
12 July 2017

SINGAPORE – Importance Of Data Protection Officers

Managing data, in particular personal data, is of utmost importance. Organisations should adopt a prudent strategy, take proactive approach in fostering a data protection culture with […]
2 July 2017

SINGAPORE – Common Reporting Standard (CRS)

Singapore first published the Income Tax (International Tax Compliance Agreements) (Common Reporting Standard) Regulations 2016 (CRS Regulations) on 2 December 2016. These regulations entered into force […]
1 July 2017

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS – Introduces Beneficial Ownership Reporting Requirements

The Beneficial Ownership Secure Search System Act, 2017 (the “BOSS Act”) comes into force in the BVI on 30 June 2017. The registered agent of an In-Scope […]
1 July 2017

CAYMAN ISLANDS – Introduces Beneficial Ownership Register

Effective 1 July 2017, the new legislation for Cayman Companies and Cayman Limited Liabilities Companies to create and maintain a register of beneficial ownership (“the Register”) came […]