Managing a workforce in Singapore, Hong Kong and Mainland China
Published: May 2015
The Asia-Pacific (APAC) region is an emerging market and, among other jurisdictions, Singapore, Hong Kong and Mainland China offer strong potential for most Western investors. Investors often face the question of where to place their office and staff to enter into the regional market. This involves various considerations, including employment law and other issues. Under a given scenario, this report, written in collaboration with Clyde & Co, addresses and explains the main questions which investors have when they first come to the region, focusing on immigration, social insurance and individual income tax, labour protection and non-competition laws.