MORE ABOUT QUARTERLY SURVEY OF EMPLOYMENT AND VACANCIES

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Previously, we introduced the purpose of the Survey of Employment and Vacancies and how to submit it. In this blog, we will explain how properly fill it out, as you may find difficulties. Below are a few frequently asked questions. In section A, provide basic information about the company. 1. Trading name — Some establishments may use a trading name that is …

WHAT IS THE CENSUS AND STATISTICS DEPARTMENT SURVEY?

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You will receive a letter every quarter from the Census and Statistics Department containing a survey requesting basic information about your company. This information includes incorporation date, business nature, number of employees, etc. You may be confused with the purpose of this form and how it should be filled. Below is some basic clarifying information to ensure you fill out the …

THE TIME FOR CHINESE TO HONOR THE DEAD, CHING MING FESTIVAL

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Ching Ming Festival is a traditional Chinese festival that usually falls at the beginning of April every year. Chinese spend the day showing their respect for their ancestors by visiting their graveyards and praying for them. These visitors hope to receive blessings and protection from their ancestors. During the graveyard visit, the Chinese will burn joss paper, sweep their ancestors’ graves, …

PROMULGATION OF THE CODE OF PRACTICE FOR EMPLOYMENT AGENCIES

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Recently, there have been some updates on the code of practice for employment. Listed below are the main amendments: Increasing the maximum penalty on Employment Agencies (EAs) for overcharging job-seekers or operating without a license Extending the scope of the offence of overcharging job-seekers Extending the statuary time limit for prosecution of the offence of overcharging job-seekers and unlicensed operation of …

WHAT IS AN ACCEPTABLE PHOTO FOR CHINESE VISA APPLICATION?

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Obtaining a Chinese Visa is essential for traveling to China. Applicants are required to submit one recent photo, which is subject to certain requirements. According to the Consular Department of the People’s Republic of China, General Requirements include: Photo should be taken within 6 months of submitting the application Photo should have white background The face, neck and the upper shoulder of …

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What is the Procedure for Setting up a Representative Office?

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Set up a Representative Office First, the company must complete the registration procedure with the Companies Registry within 1 month of the establishment of the place of business. Also, they must register with the Business Registration Office of the Inland Revenue Department within one month of the commencement of business. Further, For more details about setting up a representative office, kindly …

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Centre O Update – COMPANY SECRETARY NAME CHANGE

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Centre O Update COMPANY SECRETARY NAME CHANGE In 2018 Centre O is adding new supporting services to help our entrepreneurs on their cash flow & time management.  This is to better serve our clients and to follow the new requirements from the Company Registry. Also, we are re-structuring our workflow. Further, your company secretary’s name will be changed from Rich East Trading …

Three Tips to Follow For Fortunate Chinese New Year

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Three Tips to Follow For a Fortunate Chinese New Year Chinese New Year is approaching! This New Year’s Day will be on 16 February and is also the year of dog. If you are born in 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994 and 2006, having zodiac sign of dog, this year you will be blessed! In the New Year’s Day, 16 February, Chinese …

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The process of registering a trademark?

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The process of registering a trademark? Once the application for your trademark has been received, an examiner will process it according to code. The process is Application Deficiencies Checking Search & Examination Publication for Opposition Hearing Registration Time Required for the application is usually 6-8 months, so planning ahead here is key. For more information about process trademark, please feel …