Professional Services/Legal

Estate Agents Act amendments takes effect 30 July

The amendments include higher penalties for erring property agencies or agents. 
2 days ago

Estate Agents Act amendments takes effect 30 July

The amendments include higher penalties for erring property agencies or agents. 
2 days ago

Hiring activity increased in June: Indeed

Job postings were 35.6% higher than 1 February 2020. 
9 days ago

Gov’t OKs wage increases, annual bonus for L&E technicians

Around 1,300 lift and escalator technicians will be covered by the Lift & Escalator Progressive Wage Model.
13 days ago

GuocoLand partners with local enterprises for digitalisation

The group eyes to implement more than 20 projects over the next two years in line with its digitalisation drive.
17 days ago

80% of workers go to office amidst lockdown to process invoices: survey

This is despite the support of their workplaces towards paperless initiatives (77.8%) and remote working (66.8%).
18 days ago

OCBC launches comprehensive sustainability training

The second phase OCBC Future Smart Programme has an investment of S$30 million over the next three years.
23 days ago

What are the key features of the new Copyright Bill?

If passed, the bill will be operationalised in November 2021.
25 days ago

Public feedback sought on amendments to Companies, LLPs Acts

The government is proposing four key amendments to transparency and beneficial ownership of companies and limited liability partnerships.
27 days ago

MAS seeks enhancement of investigative powers 

This includes the power for MAS to enter premises without prior notice or a court warrant.
27 days ago

SGX RegCo enforces new whistleblowing policy for issuers

This followed a public consultation on changes to the Listing Rules.
1 month ago

Cash flow test now sole determinant for company insolvency

This is based on a new ruling by the Court of Appeal.
1 month ago

MinLaw extends TPF framework to more legal proceeding categories

This will allow more businesses to have an alternative avenue to fund meritorious claims.
1 month ago

Singapore amongst the most preferred arbitration hubs in 2021

It shares the top post with London after both scored 54% in the global survey.
2 months ago

Corruption-related reports hit five year low

Singapore's Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau says the corruption situation in Singapore is ‘firmly under control’.
3 months ago

Hiring demand for lawyers to rebound in 2021: report

Hiring capacity dampened in the beginning of 2020, due to the pandemic.
3 months ago

Competition regulator extends public feedback on Aon, Willis Towers Watson merger

The Competition and Consumer Commission of Singapore is assessing whether the transaction infringes the Competition Act.
3 months ago

Anti-graft bureau charges two former NParks officers

It was alleged the officers received gratuities and gifts through hotels stays and transport services.
3 months ago