It has been said that the 19th century belonged to Britain, the 20th century belonged to America, and the 21st century will be the century for Asia.
Situated at the southern tip of the Malaysian Peninsula, Singapore is conveniently located along the major air and shipping routes of Asia. The economy is very stable and rated AAA by S&P.
On top of its strategic location and stable economy, Singapore boasts excellent infrastructure, highly educated labour force and an efficient business environment. Benchmarked to June 2013 Singapore is ranked:
• #1 in the world by World Bank for ease of doing business;
• #1 the most politically stable country in Asia;
• #1 the best labour force in the world.
Singapore is an ideal holding company location and a gateway for foreign investments in to the emerging economies of Asia, such as China, India, Vietnam, Indonesia and Thailand. Corporate income tax rate is currently at 17%, there are no dividend or capital gains taxes and no estate/death/inheritance tax in Singapore. Personal tax rates start at 0% and rise to 20% for earnings above $320,000
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