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SINGAPORE - A MAJOR MARITIME HUB

Singapore does not operate a tonnage tax system. Instead, it adopts a liberal shipping policy which encourages companies to both register their ships in Singapore and also to locate their shipping and marine-related business in Singapore...

CONTRACTUAL AND LEGAL PROTECTION UNDER COVID-19

As COVID-19 escalates across the globe, governments have scrambled to institute emergency economic measures to safeguard businesses and livelihoods. This includes usual measures within the budgetary arsenal including tax relief, grants, and government loans. However, one of the less usual measures introduced in this economic crisis, are regulatory measures to provide relief from legal and contractual obligations. This article considers the potential impact of these measures.

TOP BUSINESS CONSIDERATIONS EMERGING FROM COVID-19

The emergence of COVID-19 has provided an awakening call for much of the business world. With nearly 3 billion people around the globe under COVID-19 lockdowns, many businesses in the world are experiencing unprecedented business challenges.