Startup FAQs: Requirements for companies employing Employment Pass holders

Sep 18

Startup FAQs: Requirements for companies employing Employment Pass holders

There are conditions in the statutory laws of Singapore that the employer must comply once the company has successfully applied for, and issued the Employment Pass of the startup founder or the company’s new employee. In a brief overview, here some questions that you might have, as the employer, when you have Employment Pass holders on your...

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Do what? 6 secrets for startups recruiting in Singapore

Aug 10

Do what? 6 secrets for startups recruiting in Singapore

So you have lined up your funding round and got your Singapore entity incorporated, and now it’s time to scale up your team rapidly from 5 to 45. The applications you receive are a mix of talented people, from the brilliant local Sales Head, and the programmer on an Employment Pass currently working in another Singapore startup,...

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Startup FAQs: Onboarding or offboarding an Employment Pass holder in your company

Mar 30

Startup FAQs: Onboarding or offboarding an Employment Pass holder in your company

Recruiting an Employment Pass holder for your company In order to give clarity on the Employment Pass application, we have detailed below the steps when recruiting for an EP holder for your company. Through this, the steps for onboarding and exiting an employment pass holder can be gleaned. START JOURNEY: EMPLOYMENT PASS APPLICATION The process starts when...

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5 Types of work visa you can get for your food and beverage business

Feb 08

5 Types of work visa you can get for your food and beverage business

In addition to great food and hip ambience, one key ingredient to a successful food and beverage business are the people who will run it. Human resources are perhaps a company’s biggest asset because, without a dependable and competent staff, the whole business may fall apart. So it is imperative that companies in the food and beverage...

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Startup FAQs: Employment Pass holder who wants to incorporate a company outside Singapore

Jan 12

Startup FAQs: Employment Pass holder who wants to incorporate a company outside Singapore

Question:   “I want to know about the tax implications if I incorporate a company overseas Singapore while working here on an Employment Pass (EP). Please also discuss the immigration angle.”   Answer:   I will look at this strictly from the Singapore angle on immigration and taxation. Thought also has to be given to the rules...

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