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Singapore tax system complies with latest OECD proposals

The OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) announced earlier this month a number of new tax proposals. Those proposals are aimed at preventing aggressive tax planning by multinationals.


SINGAPORE: growth of population is slowest in over a decade

The latest figures show that Singapore’s population stood at 5.54 million as of June. It seems like there was a growth of 1.2% from June last year.


Report: The 10 most competitive economies in the world

The Global Competitiveness Report 2015-2016 assesses the competitiveness of 140 world economies including the ones of the USA, Russia, UK, Singapore and Cyprus.


5 lessons highly populated cities could learn from Singapore

What are the 5 things that make the small city of Singapore one of the best city-models in the world? Read on to find out more.


Big expectations for Singapore tourism industry in 2015

Despite the fact that visitor arrival rates dropped during the first two quarters of 2015, Singapore is expecting to draw more than 15 million tourists during the rest of the current year.


Water saving Singapore inspires the world

Could you imagine half a city-state soaking up rain like a giant sponge, where no water goes to waste? In Singapore it is not an imaginary scenario, it’s an amazing fact.