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The new Singapore-Indonesia investment treaty and what it means for your business
Malaysia | BNM revises the Foreign Exchange Notices
Malaysia | Updates on Income, Service and Tourism Tax - April 2021
Singapore | Home on the range … and work in the city?: Legal issues with remote working in the post-pandemic era
Indonesia | The Energy and Mineral Resources Sector - The implementing regulation of the Job Creation Law under the Government Regulation No. 25 of 2021
Malaysia | Shearn Delamore awarded Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 2021
Indonesia | The newly issued procedure for the settlement of discrepancy in spatial areas
Malaysia | Newsletter - March 2021
Indonesia | Risk Based Business Licensing: The new approach by the Government of Indonesia to attract more investment
Singapore | Strengthening AML/CFT controls of digital payment token service providers
Malaysia | Relaxation of FEP requirements on interest rate swap
Malaysia | Updates on Tourism Tax - March 2021
Indonesia | The Shipping Sector – The implementing regulations of the Omnibus Law on Job Creation
Singapore | Three-step framework for analysing duties of agents and alleged breaches
Malaysia | Further extension on short selling ban
Malaysia | Updates on Sales and Service Tax - March 2021
Malaysia | Case update: Legal professional privilege and the powers of the Director General of Inland Revenue (“DGIR”)
Malaysia | BNM announces new funds for SMEs
Malaysia | The Patents (Waiver of Fee) Regulations 2020 comes into force
Malaysia | Updates on Income & Service Tax - February 2021
Singapore | Illegality and non-contractual claims: Whether the rule in Foster v Driscoll should be read with the Ochroid Trading framework
Indonesia | The Construction Sector - The implementing regulation of the Omnibus Law on Job Creation under the Government Regulation No. 14 of 2021
Makarim & Taira S. shortlisted in 2021 IFLR APAC Awards
Makarim & Taira S. recognized in Chambers Global Guide 2021
Singapore | Strict time limit for applications to set aside arbitration awards
Malaysia | Administrative step or aggressive movement? Revenue’s announcement on centralisation and dispersal of certain categories of corporate and non-corporate taxpayers’ files
Drew & Napier gains regional recognition in Chambers Global 2021 rankings
Singapore | Just cause, and not just because
Malaysia | Shearn Delamore recognised in the Chambers Global Guide 2021
Malaysia | Wide order of injunction sought against online marketplace operator refused in the High Court
Malaysia | Compounding of criminal offences under the new Trademarks Act 2019
Malaysia | Updates on Tax - February 2021
Singapore High Court sets aside part of an ICC arbitration award for breach of natural justice and excess of jurisdiction
Malaysia | Acceptance of evidence obtained through social media platform
Malaysia | Bank Negara Malaysia issues Licensing Framework for Digital Banks
Malaysia | Absence of corroboration does not defeat complaint of harassment
Malaysia | Updates on Tax - January 2021
Malaysia | Amendment to the Guidelines on Recognised Market
Malaysia | Guidance note on provision of investment advice
Malaysia | Labuan Financial Services Authority issues Labuan Digital Banking Framework
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The science of the art of sentencing: Demystifying the sentencing framework for “purely private sector corruption”
Singapore | Insurance, pandemic and jurisdiction: Court or Tribunal?
Makarim & Taira S. recognized in Legal 500 Asia-Pacific 2021
Malaysia | Covid-19: Further relief for contractual parties through an extension of Part II of the Covid-19 Act
Shearn Delamore Recognised in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2021
Malaysia | Winding-up a company — It now takes more to wind-up a company, in the same amount of time
Legal 500 ranks Drew & Napier at the top in 7 practice areas, 5 Hall of Fame mentions
Indonesia Makarim & Taira S. recognised in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021
Singapore | Managing the Aftermath of a Tax Audit or Investigation
Singapore | Rules against Penalties – Singapore Court of Appeal affirms Dunlop Pneumatic and declines to follow the UK Supreme Court and the Australia High Court
Malaysia | Significant Industrial Relations (Amendment) Act 2020 coming into force on 1 January 2021
Indonesia | The arrival of the long-awaited KBLI numbers in Fintech
Shearn Delamore recognised in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021
Malaysia | Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on Collective Agreements
Drew & Napier maintains formidable standing in Chambers Asia-Pacific 2021 rankings
Indonesia | The Job Creation Law & highlighted changes to the Manpower Law
Malaysia | Covid-19 Vaccine — Can employers compel their employees to be vaccinated?
Singapore | The Taxman wants to interview you – What do you say?
Singapore | Amendments to the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 and Personal Data Protection Regulations 2014
Singapore | The importance of stating the law of the arbitration agreement
Malaysia | National Code (Revised 2020) Act 828
Malaysia | Updates on Tax - November 2020
Malaysia | Currency Act 2020 / Central Bank of Malaysia (Amendment) Act 2020
Malaysia | Guidelines on Unit Trust Funds and Unlisted Capital Market Products under the Lodge and Launch Framework
Malaysia | Guidelines on Digital Assets / Guidelines on the use of electronic signature for documents submitted to the Securities Commission Malaysia
Singapore | The Taxman is at your door – what can you do?
Indonesia | Brief introduction to Indonesia’s job creation / Omnibus law on broadening of the investment ecosystem and business activities...
Employment during a pandemic – Working remotely or remotely working?
Malaysia | Landmark decision by Federal Court confirming that local authorities cannot tax new holdings by way of amendments to a valuation list
Singapore | Proposed amendments to the Payments Services Act 2019
Indonesia | The Indonesian Government's relaxation for foreigners entering Indonesia
Singapore | Re-Align Framework aimed at giving businesses breathing space in light of Covid-19
Indonesia | Regulating the Growth of Electronic and Digital Banking Services
Singapore | Abuse of process for a party to resile from prior factual concession
Malaysia | Updates on Tax - October 2020
Malaysia | Exposure Draft on Transitional Arrangements for Regulatory Capital Treatment of Accounting Provisions
Malaysia | Currency Act 2020 in force from 1 October 2020
Malaysia | SC and Bursa extend temporary margin financing flexibilities
Indonesia | New KPPU Guidelines on Merger Control Rules
Singapore | A Query Letter from IRAS ― What’s next?
Vodafone wins in US$2.7bn tax arbitration against India
Malaysia | Newsletter - September 2020
Malaysia | Updates on Income & Service Tax - September 2020
Malaysia | SME Merger and Acquisition instruments exempt from stamp duty
Malaysia | BNM issues FAQs and Guidances on AML/CFT and TFS
Singapore | Foreign bodies corporate appearing without legal representation in Singapore International Commercial Court matters?
Malaysia | Compounding of Offences under the Malaysian Trademarks Act 2019 and Regulations
Singapore | A timely reminder of the importance of acting with probity when pursuing claims
Indonesia | Bill on Stamp Duty
Singapore | MAS consults on draft notices on the competency requirements for representatives conducting regulated activities under the Financial Advisers Act and Securities and Futures Act
Singapore | Overview of the standard of care for medical advice given by healthcare professionals
Singapore | Taking a close look at defects liability clauses
Singapore | Proposed new omnibus Act - impact on digital token service providers
Singapore | Supporting companies and businesses as they go digital in light of COVID-19
Singapore | To release or not to release: Riddick undertaking? Asserting right(s) against self-incrimination and more…
Singapore | High Court rules that joint bank accounts may be subject to garnishee order
Drew & Napier and Shearn Delamore close first deal under Drew Network Asia
DNA Bulletin: Responding to COVID-19 - Key measures implemented in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Singapore to support businesses
New regional legal network, DNA, formed by Drew & Napier, Makarim & Taira S. and Shearn Delamore & Co.