Preparation is Key for Smooth Cross-Border Transactions with China

This article was first published in Nexia Global Insights, August 2019. Foreign companies are increasingly finding a market for their services in the economic powerhouse of China, but care is required to avoid being inadvertently caught in a tax trap. China currently has Double Taxation Avoidance Treaties (DTATs) with more than 100 other countries, which is … Continue reading Preparation is Key for Smooth Cross-Border Transactions with China

Asian Founders at Work – a book on the region’s top technopreneurs

The story of JobsCentral is featured in Asian Founders at Work - a book on the region’s top technopreneurs - as one of the flagship tech companies from Singapore and the only jobs platform in the book. JobsCentral exited co-founder, Huang Shao-Ning was interviewed for the recently published book, Asian Founders at Work. The book … Continue reading Asian Founders at Work – a book on the region’s top technopreneurs

A quick recap of the AngelCentral Learning Forum: Why Angel Invest? (Hint: It is more than just money)

Startup investing is a high risk, illiquid, and challenging asset class. Yet, the amount of interest and funding into startups continue to grow each year. VCs, PE funds, Corporates and family offices invest billions annually into the ASEAN startup space. Increasingly, more individuals also known as Angel Investors, have been investing in the space too. … Continue reading A quick recap of the AngelCentral Learning Forum: Why Angel Invest? (Hint: It is more than just money)

The IPO Endgame: What are the Considerations for Start-ups?

This article is originally written by Nexia TS. Entrepreneurs have big dreams to grow their business to its fullest potential and reach a status of recognition. Other than a solid vision and much hard work, growth and business expansion require substantial capital. While entrepreneurs may rely on their own funds and even financial support of … Continue reading The IPO Endgame: What are the Considerations for Start-ups?

Angel Investing: How Risky Is It for an Investor?

A huge number of startups and unicorns have been popping up in South-east Asia and that has fuelled a wave of angel investing clubs in Singapore. Angel networks executive agrees that the growth of privately held startups valuation is USD$ 1 billion or more (this is what they call a unicorn company) causing the sprouting … Continue reading Angel Investing: How Risky Is It for an Investor?