Asia Investment Brief: Cambodia’s 2017 FDI Outlook, Indonesia’s Palm Oil Sector, and Transfer Pricing in Vietnam
In this week’s Asia Investment Brief, we examine Cambodia’s 2017 FDI outlook, progress on India’s GST rollout, Indonesia’s upstream palm oil industry, Russia’s new high speed rail route, and landmark transfer pricing updates in Vietnam.
On June 29, China’s State Administration of Taxation issued new transfer pricing rules for the country. Set to fundamentally change how China regulates transfer pricing, the new law forms part of China’s movement towards implementing stricter supervision on intercompany/related-party transactions.
In this edition of China Outbound, we look into our crystal ball for foreign investment trends in 2016, featuring a piece of analysis from Andrew Polk, a senior economist, on the China business environment.
The recent clarification by China’s tax authorities to require overseas affiliates to perform substantial business activities all but shuts the door on the practice of funneling profits to low-tax jurisdictions. In this, China is taking a tougher stance than even the OECD.
China Regulatory Brief: IIT on Equity Transfer Income, ETF Stamp Duty Exemption, Financial Support for Trust Companies
China Clarifies IIT Rules on Income from Equity Transfer On December 7, China’s State Administration of Taxation (SAT) released the “Trial Administrative Measures on Individual Income Tax on Income from Equity Transfer (SAT Announcement  No.67),” which will take effect on January 1, 2015. According to the Measures, taxpayers shall pay the individual income tax […]
China released the preliminary data on China’s balance of paymentsfor the third quarter of 2012 on October 26. Details for the balance of international payments are listed below.
Sept. 17 – China’s State Administration of Foreign Exchange (SAFE) recently released the official data on China’s balance of international payments for the second quarter and the first half of 2012. Details for the balance of international payments are listed below.
A new plan to boost the Beijing service sector seeks to expand market access for foreign companies and enhance the city’s business environment.