Member News | China’s New IIT Law: Prepare for Transition

By: Dorcas Wong, China Briefing, Dezan Shira & Associates On August 31, 2018, the second draft of the Individual Income Tax Law was passed. The new law makes changes to many elements of the calculation and enforcement of individual income tax (IIT) in China — focusing on expanding deductibles, adjusting tax brackets, and changing residency rules. …

Member News | Servcorp Coworking One Day Free Pass

  Come and spend an entire day at one Servcorp’s coworking spaces for free! Servcorp is a global network of exceptional office facilities. They have thrived in the industry because they have never compromised their 5 star standards. Simply put, they have selected the best buildings with the best aspects, located in the most dynamic …

Member News | Moelis Australia’s First Half 2018 Results

RECORD FIRST HALF RESULT STATUTORY PROFIT UP 83% ON 1H17 STRONG INVESTMENT IN GROWTH Sydney, 22 August 2018 Moelis Australia’s first half 2018 (“1H18”) key financial metrics are significantly up on the first half 2017 (“1H17”) previous corresponding period (“pcp”). Statutory profit1 up 83% pcp ($15.0 million up from $8.2 million) Underlying revenue up 54% …

Member News | DezanShira Associates China’s Government Inspections

On July 6, China announced a campaign to inspect local governments and departments, signaling the central government’s resolve to implement core policies. The announcement, detailed in the State Council’s Circular about the Launch of Inspection Program for Departments and Local Governments, outlines the scope of the inspection campaign and how it will be carried out. …

Member News | Australian Export Awards

Are you a successful exporter? Gain recognition at the 2018 Australian Export Awards  The Australian Export Awards is a national program that honours Australian businesses for their export achievements and contribution to Australia’s economic prosperity. What are the benefits for my business? Boost your organisation’s reputation among local and international customers Gain national media exposure …

Member News | Grant Thornton Belt and Road Opportunities

It’s five years since the rest of the world became aware of Chinese plans to become a champion of globalisation and free trade through the One Belt One Road initiative (B&R), a USD$1 trillion infrastructure programme that affects Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and Africa. The One Belt, One Road outbound investment strategy presents a …

Member News | KPMG Demystifying Chinese Investment in Australian Healthcare

  Chinese investment in healthcare has soared over the past 3 years. Australia is becoming a highly sought-after destination for healthcare investment due to the expertise of health professionals, availability of cutting-edge technology and high regulatory standards. As China’s aged care industry develops and its healthcare service delivery sector matures, there will be a greater …

Member News | Millward Brown Chinese Global Brand Builders 2018

Increasingly those responsible for building China’s brands are moving outward as fast as they are marching forward. Their sense of purpose is palpable and transcends their commercial objectives. There is a higher calling that is providing the impetus to not only build global brands, but to build innovative, higher-value global brands. Although the number of …

Member News | MinterEllison Insights in Business IT Investments, Australia and New Zealand 2018

ITNewcom MinterEllison Technology Consulting have collected data from over 100 suppliers and 260 deals, including detailed analysis of 169 deals to bring together this year’s Business IT Investments report. For the past 15 years ITNewcom has interviewed Australian and New Zealand industry participants for technology investment insights with the purpose of reflecting behaviours and trends …