Alerts

17
August
2018

SIC Proposes Revisions to the Takeover Code to Deal with Dual Class Shares

In June 2018, the Singapore Exchange (“SGX”) approved a significant change to its […]

17
August
2018

Ministry Issues New Regulation on Land Development

On 11 May 2018, the Ministry of Land Management, Urban Planning, and Construction […]

14
August
2018

Philippine SEC Invites Comments from Public on Rules for Initial Coin Offerings

The Philippine Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) intends to issue rules on Initial […]

14
August
2018

Demystifying Laos’ International Arbitration Scene

The Lao People’s Democratic Republic (“Laos”) has been credited as one of East […]

14
August
2018

Integration of Thailand’s EEC and China’s Belt Road Initiative

The Eastern Economic Corridor (“EEC”) is Thailand’s flagship policy to accelerate business activities […]

8
August
2018

Priority list of goods allowed for wholesale and retail by Foreign Companies and Joint Ventures Companies

Following our earlier Client Alert dated 15 May 2018 on Notification 25/2018 which […]

7
August
2018

Supreme Court rules that local government units’ just share includes all national taxes

Republic Act 7160, or the Local Government Code of 1991, provides internal revenue […]

29
June
2018

SGX Amends Mainboard Rules to Allow Dual Class Share Structures

Introduction In response to strong market support for the introduction of dual class […]

21
June
2018

New Excise Tax Rates

Recently, the Tax Department of the Ministry of Finance in Lao PDR has […]

21
June
2018

New Minimum Wage in Laos

After months of deliberation, the government of Laos (“GOL”) officially approved an increase […]