Singapore ranked 2nd – Ease of Doing Business Report

According to the Ease of Doing Business Report 2020 published by the World Bank, #Singapore and #HongKong, are ranked 2nd and 3rd respectively out of 190 countries. Doing Business covers 12 areas of business regulation. Ten of these areas — starting a business, dealing with construction permits, getting electricity, registering property, getting credit, protecting minority investors, paying taxes, trading across borders, enforcing contracts, and resolving insolvency —


Vietnam Sets 2021 Economic Growth Target Of 6.5%, A Pre-Covid Normal

Vietnam’s cabinet has targeted economic growth of 6.5% next year, signaling a return to the same growth pattern experienced before Covid-19, as the manufacturing-led economy emerges from its current slowdown. The Southeast Asian country’s government expects to rebound next year from the economic slowdown it finds itself now due to the global slump brought on by the pandemic. Vietnam’s authorities call the recovery a


Vietnam startups gain on Indonesia and Singapore with new funding

E-tailer Tiki receives lion’s share of $246m investment in first half of 2019 SINGAPORE — Vietnam’s startup sector is growing at a rapid clip despite the global economic slump, as it closes the gap with regional leaders Indonesia and Singapore. According to joint research by Ho Chi Minh City-based venture capital ESP Capital and Singapore’s Cento Ventures, startup investment in Vietnam hit $246 million this


Webinar: Cross Chamber CFO meeting: What are the attractiveness of Hong Kong, Shanghai and Singapore

Last week, it was a pleasure to bring together #CFO members of French Chamber clubs in HongKong and Shanghai for a great #APAC discussion. Thank you to Alain Lecouedic, Partner and Vice President of Roland Berger (#HongKong), Edvard Rinck, Partner at EY (#Shanghai), and Pierre Vanrenterghem, General Manager of RBA – Rosemont Business Asia (#Singapore) for your presentations! Where to implement H.Q. : Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong ?  CFOs who are members of the clubs based in


Via French Chamber in Hong Kong

[Committees] Always a pleasure to #connect with our #FrenchChamber counterparts in #Asia! Last week we brought together the #CFO Committees from HK, Singapore, and Shanghai for an in-depth comparison of regional HQs. Thank you to our speakers Alain Lecouedic (Roland Berger), Edvard Rinck (EY), and Pierre Vanrenterghem (RBA – Rosemont Business Asia)! Nicolas MorineauxLuc SeyerPascal CHENAlexandre GrangeatPhilippe Rousset, CPA (Aus)Matthieu BougetAmelie POUMAER SAADIKevin HickcoxCatherine Rolland French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (FCCS)CCI FRANCE CHINE



CCI FRANCE CHINE, along with French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (FCCS) and French Chamber in Hong Kong, held an APAC #CFO Club session on November 19th. The #French Chambers gathered to #share about “Where to #implement H.Q. : Singapore, Shanghai, Hong Kong?” The session was opened with an introduction of the French #Chambers in #HongKong, #China (Shanghai & Beijing) and #Singapore, and followed by presentations from Alain Lecouedic, Partner and Vice President of Roland Berger (Hong Kong), Edvard Rinck, Tax Partner at EY (Shanghai and Beijing), Pierre