Significant Controllers Registry Compliance

WHAT IS THE CONTENT OF SIGNIFICANT CONTROLLERS REGISTER?

Marketing COMPANY SECRETARIAL

After identifying the significant controllers in your company, you should enter the content into a Significant Controllers Register, keep it up-to-date, and make it available for inspection. It is important to note that certain details must be included in SCR: • The ‘required particulars’ of every significant controller of the company. The ‘required particulars’ include name, nature of control over the company, …

3 WAYS TO BUILD BUSINESS NETWORK FOR AN ENTREPRENEUR

Marketing EVENT

Building relationships and business network is important for starting a business because it can help you to take a step back everything from branding strategy to funding. A good relationship is mutually beneficial, which enables both parties to help each other in an organic way. To build this kind of relationship, only attending business networking events and keeping business information …

DBS XERO

HOW TO CONNECT DBS ACCOUNT WITH XERO

Marketing ACCOUNTING & AUDITING

If you are using a DBS account, you can link your account to XERO and have your transactions to be reconciled automatically every 24 hour. This way, you can check your invoices’ status to see whether payment has been received or not on your DBS Account. To connect your DBS account, you should: 1. In the Accounts menu, select Bank Accounts, then …

THE PERSONALITY TRAITS THAT ENTREPRENEURS MUST HAVE

Marketing INCORPORATION

Entrepreneurship is challenging. Here are five personality traits that you should develop in order to be ready to start and grow your business. Passion Entrepreneurs themselves are the heart of the startup company! Their passion and enthusiasm for work will motivate the rest of the team and drive the company to success. Building a business takes a lot of time …

JCCAC Main Hall

TURN YOUR CREATIVE PASSION INTO A BUSINESS AT THE JCCAC

Marketing EVENTS

JCCAC Arts Village and Arts Centre The JCCAC calls itself a “multidisciplinary arts village and arts centre” that is dedicated to cultivating a creative spirit that nurtures creators and encourages visitors to live a more artistic life. On the ground floor and in the basement, there are frequent classes, theatre productions, and shops open to the public to visit and …

EU General Data Protection Regulation

THE EU GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR) SPECIFIC RIGHTS

Marketing INCORPORATION

Below is a follow up on the new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and an overview of the new data subject rights. Take time to review and make sure you’re aware of the specific processes and actions that your company needs to take to adhere to your users’ rights.   Data Subject Rights Breach Notification It will become mandatory …

EU General Data Protection Regulation

THE EU GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)

Marketing INCORPORATION

As of May 25th, 2018, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been put into effect. Replacing the Data Protection Directive from 1995, the GDPR is adjusting how organizations across the region handle their data privacy and creating a unified set of data privacy laws to help protect and recognize all EU citizen’s data privacy. Below, you can read …

Dragon Boat Festival 2018

HAPPY DRAGON BOAT FESTIVAL!

Marketing EVENT

The Dragon Boat Festival is a traditional holiday to show respect to the famous Chinese scholar Qu Yuan. The festival occurs on the fifth day of the fifth month on the Chinese calendar. This year, the festival is held on the 18th of June. To celebrate the festival, people love eating rice dumplings and race dragon boats. Both of these …

Companies Registry

DIFFERENCE BETWEEN TRADEMARK REGISTRATION AND COMPANY REGISTRATION

Marketing INCORPORATION

Under Hong Kong law, there are subtle differences between Trademark Registration and Company Registration, for example, whether Company Registration protects brand or business names. In this blog, we are going to address the differences between the Companies Registry and Company Registration, and how Trademark Registration is different. The most important difference is that Company Registration is not an indication of trademark rights. In …