China: New IPO System to Promote Reforms across The Entire A-Share Market

China: New IPO System to Promote Reforms across The Entire A-Share...

Implementation of the registration-based initial public offering mechanism in the A-share market will help in the sustained development of the capital market, according to...
China halts purchase of U.S. farm products

China halts purchase of U.S. farm products

China has halted its purchases of U.S. agricultural products and will not rule out levying import tariffs on American farm imports purchased after Aug....
PBOC boosts financing for small firms

PBOC boosts financing for small firms

  China's central bank has lifted its re-lending quota by 50 billion yuan ($7.25 billion) to boost financial support for small and private businesses and...
Israeli Government Agencies Invest More Than  Million in Alternative Energy R&D

Israeli Government Agencies Invest More Than $3 Million in Alternative Energy...

The Israel Innovation Authority (IIA) and the Israel Ministry of Energy are publishing two joint calls for proposals to fund energy-related projects. The calls,...

Singapore to tighten oversight of ride-hailing players to enhance user safety

Singapore will tighten regulations on ride-hailing operators such as Grab and Gojek, bringing safety-related rules for the services in line with taxi operators to...
RBI Announces SRO Appointment Framework, Mandates QR Code Interoperability

RBI Announces SRO Appointment Framework, Mandates QR Code Interoperability

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday announced the framework for the formation of a self-regulatory organisation (SRO) for regulated payment system operators...
Indian Parliamentary Committee Report Moots Abolition of LTCG Tax for Startups Investments

Indian Parliamentary Committee Report Moots Abolition of LTCG Tax for Startups...

The parliamentary standing committee on finance has recommended that long term capital gains (LTCG) tax for investments in startups made through collective investment vehicles...
India Bans 118 Mobile Apps Including PUBG Mobile: Check Full List

India Bans 118 Mobile Apps Including PUBG Mobile: Check Full List

Weeks after banning 59 apps that had connections with China, the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) on Wednesday further banned 118 mobile...
Singapore Commits SGD 250 Million to Develop Fintech Sector

Singapore Commits SGD 250 Million to Develop Fintech Sector

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that it will pump SGD 250 million (USD 182 million) into the enhanced Financial Sector Technology and...
Mbavhalelo Mabogo, CEO & Founder, Quickloc8

Taxi Industry and the complexity of Tax Compliance

The South African taxi industry, a cornerstone of the nation's transport landscape, has long been under scrutiny for its apparent underpayment of taxes. However,...
China’s New Law Restricts Transfer of Personal Data Abroad

China’s New Law Restricts Transfer of Personal Data Abroad

China began soliciting public comment on Wednesday for draft legislation to place tight limits on the transfer of personal data outside the country and...
Indian Govt Caps Uber, Ola Surge Pricing; Issues Fresh Guidelines

Indian Govt Caps Uber, Ola Surge Pricing; Issues Fresh Guidelines

App cab operators, including Uber and Ola, must adhere to new fare caps and price floors, levy cancellation charges and ensure driver welfare, under...