Guide to Doing Business in Asia Pacific 2016-2017

Mazars' Doing Business in Asia Pacific is a practical guide for businesses who have invested or are looking to invest in the region.

Asia has become a global growth driver, both local and international companies are seeking assistance from professional firms offering a large range of business expertise in Asia Pacific.

In this guide we have consolidated our local knowledge to provide you with an overview of the benefits and restrictions of each country. You will find here guidelines on how to establish an entity, the foreign business restrictions, investment incentives, work permits and visas, taxation, audit and accounting, country quirks and contact persons for the different countries.

Table of Contents:

  • Mazars
  • Asia Pacific: Compliance Made Easy
  • Australia
  • China
  • Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR)
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Japan
  • Malaysia
  • Pakistan
  • Republic of Korea
  • Singapore
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

Supporting your internationalisation needs

Mazars Singapore collaborates with our offices in 77 countries to offer market assessment and market entry services to meet companies’ needs in internationalisation. We work with clients on market entry under IE’s Global Company Partnership (GCP) and Market Readiness Assistance (MRA) Grant.

GCP and MRA grants are designed to co-fund and support companies with headquarters in Singapore on their overseas ventures, covering areas such as assessment of products/services’ potential for overseas markets, mode of entry, regulatory issues, business incorporation and identification of potential overseas business partners. 

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Mazars provides compliance and advisory services across Asia Pacific. Our clients include owner-managed businesses, international corporate organisations and blue chip companies.

We provide services in the following areas: company registration, accounting, payroll, tax compliance, legal compliance, immigration and other services as requested by our clients.

Our integrated structure enables Mazars to ensure quality of service and cooperation across the region. We use our local knowledge to ensure that you remain compliant, allowing you to focus on developing your business.

When you choose Mazars in one or more countries, you can be assured of a cost effective, one point of contact service.

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