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ASIAN REGULATORY ROUND UP – NEW MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT BUDGET RELEASED

…https://www.sfc.hk/edistributionWeb/gateway/EN/consultation/conclusion?refNo=18CP3 *Hong Kong’s central bank the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) has issued guidance on electronic wallet users setting up direct debit authorisation (eDDA) through the territory’s Faster Payment System…

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ASIAN REGULATORY ROUND UP – HK GOVERNMENT REMOVES PREFERENTIAL TAX TREATMENT FOR OFFSHORE FUNDS

…funds operating in Hong Kong, regardless of their structure, management and control location, size, or purpose. https://www.legco.gov.hk/yr18-19/english/bills/brief/b201812072_brf.pdf *A Comprehensive Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreement (CDTA) between Hong Kong and India…

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HK SFC EXPANDS PEP CONTROLS TO INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATION STAFF

The Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has released proposals to expand the China special administrative region’s politically exposed person (PEP) controls to cover senior officials within international organisations….

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UNINETTUNO – ITALY’S TOP ONLINE UNIVERSITY HARNESSING 3D TECH TO ENHANCE LEARNING

…College of Contemporary Arts, the Berlin School of Business and Innovation and the Open University of Hong Kong. Since its establishment, one of the university’s main goals has been that…

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ASIAN REGULATORY ROUND UP – HONG KONG SFC RELEASES GREEN FINANCE STRATEGY

…including bonds, indices and derivatives. See https://www.sfc.hk/web/EN/files/ER/PDF/SFCs%20Strategic%20Framework%20for%20Green%20Finance%20-%20Final%20Report%20(21%20Sept%202018….pdf *The Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA) has released details of revised Hong Kong Financial Reporting Standards (HKFRS) effective for annual…

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PREMIUM CIGARETTE SALES TAKING OFF IN CHINA

…Tobacco & Ginseng Co), and Peel Menthol Orange (from Hong Kong-based DJ Tobacco) are among the most tagged brands on Chinese social media website Weibo (like a combination of Facebook…

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ASIA REGULATORY ROUND UP – NEW SALES AND SERVICES TAX LAUNCHED IN MALAYSIA

…Authority of Singapore (IRAS) has issued a guide on filing city state GST returns online. See https://www.iras.gov.sg/irashome/GST/GST-registered-businesses/Filing-your-taxes/How-to-File-Tax/Overview-of-GST-e-Filing-Process/ *An avoidance of double taxation agreement struck between Hong Kong and Saudi Arabia…

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ASIA WAKING UP TO CRYPTOCURRENCY – GOVERNMENTS SEEK TO REDUCE MONEY LAUNDERING THREATS

…government officials, and enforcement ought to be improved.”. Similarly, Ben Yates, a Hong Kong-based commercial disputes lawyer specialising in cyber law and fintech, at Reynolds Porter Chamberlain, pointed out that…

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JAPAN BEEF EXPORTS TO TAIWAN BOOK AFTER LIFTING OF BSE BAN

Hong Kong, in fiscal 2017 (year end March 2018). About 95% of all beef consumed in Taiwan is imported but before the ban, in 2000, Japan exported a mere four…

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ONLY 11 MAJOR EXPORTING COUNTRIES PUNISH COMPANIES FOR GRAFT

…world exports and are: Belgium, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Hong Kong, India, Ireland, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain and Turkey….

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