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How to Register for a CorpPass

What is a CorpPass? Very often, enterprises and other non-profit companies must deal with state agencies for the transferring of money. To make such dealings comfortable, safe, and quick, a corporate digital identity known as Singapore Corporate Access (CorpPass) was introduced. CorpPass will serve as a form of digital identification for all businesses in Singapore. […]

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Company Secretary Legal Responsibilities and Liabilities

All companies in Singapore are required to appoint a company secretary. This company secretary must be a Singapore citizen or permanent resident, or a holder of one of the qualifying passes. According to Section 171 (1AA) of the Companies Act, a company, whether a private limited company or public company, must appoint at least one […]

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Does a Charity need a Company Secretary?

Yes, a company secretary is needed for a non-profit organization.   Non-profit Organization in Singapore In Singapore, the law allows the establishments Non-Profit Organizations (NPO) and these establishments are usually dedicated for activities of social or public interest. The aims of these organizations are not to make profit, thus if there are surplus income, instead of distributing among its member, the funds […]

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Is a Company Secretary a Member of the Board

No, a company secretary is not a member of the board.   Composition of The Board Members of the board are usually composed of directors, shareholders, or people with interests in the company. In Singapore, a company is required to hire at least a local director to start with, and the maximum limit for number of directors that […]

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Can an Audit firm act as a Company Secretary?

Everycompany that has either been established or registered in Malaysia  is required to have a minimum of one company secretary. The company secretary is required to be a resident in Malaysia, as well as a member of one of the prescribed professional bodies. Should the company secretary not be a member of any such bodies, […]

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Which Companies Do Not Require a Company Secretary?

For any company, the role of a company secretary is absolutely crucial. Company secretaries perform important tasks for the company, the company’s directors, and the company’s shareholders. Company secretaries help their companies by ensuring the fulfilment of all statutory obligations, practice of proper corporate governance, and protection of the company’s corporate interests. They also advise directors […]

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How much does it Cost to have a Company Secretary?

Every company based in Singapore is legally required to appoint a company secretary. Singapore’s Companies Act stipulates that every Singapore-based company must have a minimum of one company secretary. There are relatively few restrictions with regard to becoming a company secretary in Singapore. In Singapore, a company secretary has to be at least 18 years old and a resident of the country in which the company […]

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What are the Core Duties of a Company Secretary?

There are four major stakeholders that make up a private limited company in Singapore which include the directors, the shareholders, the auditors and company secretary.   After Incorporating a Company As enacted in the Singapore Companies Act Section 171, after a company has been incorporated in Singapore, the next step is to appoint a company […]

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Why a Business Should Have a Company Secretary Service

For many businesses today, compliance with existing regulations and handling of day-to-day administrative tasks are among the most important parts of running a company. This is especially true of businesses planning to expand operations into foreign countries. Such businesses are often unaccustomed to reporting and regulatory requirements of countries other than their own. Furthermore, it is […]

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