The Advantages of Being a Remote Worker in Singapore
June 30, 2016 | Trinh Danh
If you're in Singapore and you wish to work remotely from home or elsewhere rather than in an office, then it's now more possible than ever before because of current technology. You now have PCs, laptops, smartphones, tablets, and other such devices that can connect online and allow you to do work via teleconferencing, chat, VoIP, and cloud computing.
The Features of Servcorp Serviced and Virtual Offices in Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 2 in Singapore
June 24, 2016 | Trinh Danh
Singapore stands out as the biggest financial centre in South-East Asia and there is no other better place to conduct business from than the Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 2 in 10 Marina Boulevard. Tower 2 stands out as the best office location in Singapore for many reasons. Servcorp chose the tower for a number of reasons. One, the tower is a business hub that radiates quality. Two, the tower is situated at Marina Bay, the centre of Singapore's newest and best business and financial district.
The Features of Servcorp Serviced and Virtual Offices at CapitaGreen Building
May 31, 2016 | Trinh Danh
Level 24 CapitaGreen in Singapore is located in a modern 40-story Grade An office tower right in the center of Singapore's highly desired Business District. This area is home to many well-known businesses, along with popular stores and restaurants. In addition to its premier location, this building possesses all the latest technology to make it a comfortable, upscale location for your business.
Thanks to major past events in the global economy and the irresistible forward march of technology (particularly the Internet, cloud computing, and the creation of virtual offices), the nature of work in Singapore and elsewhere have changed things forever
Home Office Versus Virtual Office in Singapore: What You Need to Know
May 19, 2016 | Trinh Danh
The latest World Bank Group report on the ease of doing business ranks Singapore as the best country to do business in the entire East Asia and Pacific region and the world as a whole. Singapore is ranked highly in many aspects, from starting a business to protecting minority investors and enforcing contracts. It takes just a few hours to register a company in Singapore. In fact, the entire process can be done online. Singapore also has a great business culture, the strong rule of law, great infrastructure and excellent access to the domestic and foreign workforce. Singapore's location also makes the country great for international trade businesses. The country is located where all the major east and west shipping routes converge. Singapore is also a financial hub for the entire Asia-Pacific region. In a nutshell, Singapore is clearly the best place to do business in Asia.
How a Serviced Office in Singapore Can Benefit Your Small Business
May 04, 2016 | Trinh Danh
Building a business in Singapore can be exciting, but involves a lot of hard work. You need employees, an office space, equipment, furnishings, marketing and other things like that to make it work. When you are just starting out, it can be expensive to set all this up. If you want to get bigger clients, it takes a professional looking business,though, that seems adept and able to handle large contracts.
Singapore has a well-deserved reputation for being exceptionally business friendly. This city state welcomes businesses of all kinds from all over the world. Because of that, Singapore has become home to the international branch of many high-level successful businesses. Also, new businesses that are just starting up have found Singapore to be a comfortable place to take that first big step in doing business internationally. Many of those new businesses are companies like consultants, equipment leasing companies, and office space providers that have been formed to support other businesses.
As Singapore becomes more popular as a home for all types of businesses, employers struggle to get a full staff of qualified employees. Large companies from all over the world have come to Singapore in recent years and established a presence in the South East Asian market. These include Jet Star Asia Airways, DBS Bank, Exxon Mobile, Neptune Orient Lines Limited, Shell Oil and many others.
Expand Your Business into Singapore, the Most Pro-Business Country in the World
March 22, 2016 | Trinh Danh
According to a Forbes Magazine article in late 2015, the World Bank confirmed that Singapore is still the best place in the world to do business. Just about any business can be profitable there as long as that company has been set up properly and has good management.
How to Decide Which Type of Office Space in Singapore Is Right for You?
March 07, 2016 | Trinh Danh
Singapore is the home to many successful offshore businesses and it can provide excellent resources to any company looking for success. The biggest obstacle for many companies is coming up with the money for professional office space, furnishings, equipment, and employees. This expense alone can be thousands of dollars even in a region such as Singapore where prices are more reasonable. Another consideration is that once you set up your offices, your monthly expenses will continue and even escalate as your business grows. This can be difficult to calculate into your monthly budget.
Tips for Small Business Tax Deductions in Singapore
March 04, 2016 | Trinh Danh
Paying taxes is a necessary duty of every citizen who's part of a nation, but it is also something that no one really likes. Regardless, many Singapore-based small to medium businesses (SMBs) or small to medium enterprises (SMEs) are incentivized to grow and prosper using tax cuts, benefits, and breaks. With these exclusions, your SMB or startup should be able to enjoy loads of savings throughout the tax season.
Everyone is looking for his or her dream job in Singapore, but sometimes you have to work your way inside a company, and this can be done by working through temp agencies. Often, a temp job can turn into a permanent position. The secret is to become the best employee ever at your temp job and make the employer see how valuable you are. There are a few good ways to accomplish this, discussed below.
Located at the southernmost tip of the Asian continent, Singapore is currently the best city for companies to invest in Asia. Despite the fear of a slow-growing economy, the country is well on its way to becoming the biggest business hub of Asia. This globally united nation offers excellent opportunities for industries that rely on trust and knowledge for their business operations. With a growth rate of 4.5 percent, which is higher than most of the nations of the West, the economy of Singapore is highly conducive for businesses to grow and excel in their particular fields. With that said, here are some of the most successful Singapore companies for the year 2015 that have marked significant growth in past few decades:
The Top Questions to Ask Yourself Before Renting Office Space in Singapore
February 25, 2016 | Sharon Cheong
Singapore welcomes all types of businesses each year from all over the world, and many do come to Singapore looking for success. This has resulted in some new companies springing up to meet the needs of new business owners. From consultants to office space providers, business owners need all the help they can get in the competitive atmosphere of this region.
Flexible Working Arrangements Advantages in Singapore
February 18, 2016 | Sharon Cheong
A number of large and small companies in Singapore have embraced flexible working arrangements. The reasons can vary by industry, but most agree that this concept could very well revolutionize the way people work. For those with families, the flexible work arrangement allows them to be at home during crucial times of the day to attend to the needs of children. Because family life is so important to most people, the ability to be home to get kids off to school or pick them up can be a lifesaverthan working full time from office.
Best Places in Singapore to Look for Executive Suites
February 09, 2016 | Sharon Cheong
With Singapore being the principal business center of Asia, the growth of industry in the region is greater than ever before. With this growth comes the requirement of professional and attractive workspaces that can handle all business needs. The executive suites in the business centers of Singapore have become quite a popular choice for many companies. Despite the higher price that you may have to pay for this convenience, in Singapore, it is always possible to find something that fits your budget. Keeping that in mind, here are some of the best places in Singapore to look for executive suites:
Singapore has become a financial center due to its exceptional seaports that encourage import export enterprise. This has also caused a lack of good office space for rent in the most popular regions. A good solution to this problem can be coworking spaces in Singapore. With this type of space, you can rent a spot in a facility that has Wi-Fi and some other features such as business machines.
From the 0.1 percent projected economic increase in 2016 reported because of its slumbering manufacturing sector, Singapore's economy has rebounded in Q3 with a 1.9 percent expansion on its Seasonally Adjusted Annualized Rate or SAAR and 2.0 percent GDP growth according to Q4 data. The projected revision came about because of the country's significant service expansion and decrease in the drag from manufacturing. China's slowdown has loads of spillover effects all over the ASEAN region.
With Singapore rising in popularity around the world as a home for new startups, employers come each year to try and establish a successful business. Of course, it's important to have skilled employees that you can count on. There is a good pool of well-trained employees in Singapore, but it can often be difficult to find people with the specific skills that you need.
The Difference Between Servcorp Virtual Offices and Other Providers in Singapore
January 27, 2016 | Sharon Cheong
Singapore has become one of the world's most popular countries for investors and new startups. It has modern transportation including seaports and air transportation. Entrepreneurs come each year hoping to build a successful business and many do just that. Opportunities abound there and with the right business plan, some hard work, and a bit of investment capital, there are no limits to what an individual can do.
The Benefits of Flexible Working Arrangements in Singapore
January 26, 2016 | Sharon Cheong
There are many benefits to be had for Singaporeans who wish to work a more flexible schedule for their jobs, and contrary to common belief, these benefits aren't one sided. There are many workers who wish who avail of such an option (although you'll have to get an open-minded boss to agree to such terms, especially if it's an unprecedented request never before done in the company).
Top Ten Locations to Rent an Office Space in Singapore
January 22, 2016 | Sharon Cheong
Singapore is one of the trending business destinations of the continent of Asia. With the government's promise of facilitating fair economic trade, the country is attracting businesses from around the world to set up their offices in the nation. If you are one of the businesses that choose to stay around in Singapore expanding its network of offices, here are some of the best office destinations in Singapore for you to choose from:
The Singaporean economic outlook is quite interesting. In the third quarter of 2015, Singapore's economy rebounded splendidly by expanding 1.9 percent at SAAR or seasonally adjusted annualized rate compared to the previous quarter (at 2.6 SAAR). This came on the back of a smaller drag on the manufacturing sector and a significant expanding in services.