Once you have started a business venture in Hong Kong and have employees on the payroll, it is time to familiarize yourself with the obligations you must fulfill as an employer. Making contributions to the Mandatory Provident Fund (MPF) is one of the key responsibilities an employer must discharge in Hong Kong. In simple terms, […]
Have you ever considered offshore banking or wondered how you could legally lower your tax rate? Did the Panama Papers leak make you question the legality of offshore companies? Are you worried that you might be doing something illegal? This article will debunk common misconceptions and answer all your questions regarding the legality of offshore […]
Hong Kong is globally recognized as an international business hub. Thousands of trading companies, professional services firms, and multinationals are registered annually in Hong Kong. The city has the right facilities and resources for individuals and corporations seeking an overseas destination for their businesses. While there are numerous reasons why companies register in Hong Kong, […]
Hong Kong is considered one of the most liberal economies in the world and therefore is a place that allows a fast and easy registration process. Registration of a Singapore company in Hong Kong would be considered registering as a non-Hong Kong company, however you can register your company as a new entity in Hong […]
Every year, Hong Kong attracts hundreds of tourists seeking an enjoyable vacation, but the city is more than a blissful tourist destination. It is also a top choice for companies seeking to expand overseas as thousands of companies are registered in Hong Kong annually. The city attracts individuals, startups, established corporations, and multinationals seeking another […]
Hong Kong is the venue for countless high-profile events hosted every year. Right from hosting corporate events to assisting on individual ones, an event management company has a special place in the booming economy of Hong Kong. With life slowly coming back to normal after months of lockdown due to the pandemic, Hong Kong is […]
If you’re reading this, you’re probably already aware that there are benefits to registering your company overseas. Hong Kong is a popular location, but why? What are the advantages and disadvantages, and how do you do it? Hong Kong is a popular site for offshore registration because it’s the gateway to China. These days, it’s […]
Setting up a new venture is a dream come true for many. However, starting a company where you reside may not always be feasible or a practical solution due to higher corporate taxes (sometimes as high as 35%) and regulatory concerns. In such cases, choosing an offshore jurisdiction with a favorable legal regime that provides […]
Like individuals, companies are deemed resident in countries where they are established. However, companies often expand or relocate to other countries and can reside in many countries at the same time. A company can be registered in the UK but conduct its business and financial operations in another country. You can also set up a […]
Hong Kong is known to have one of the most liberal economies in the world. There are almost unlimited advantages to opening a company in Hong Kong, especially as a foreigner. For those located in mainland China, Taiwan, Thailand, and other surrounding countries, registering your company in Hong Kong could be one of the best […]
No one enjoys being taxed as taxes affect income. However, taxes are unavoidable as many countries rely on revenue from taxes imposed on individuals and corporations. Certain jurisdictions offer tax reliefs, tax incentives, tax benefits, and reduced tax rates to attract and retain foreign and local investment. These jurisdictions are popularly referred to as tax […]
Starting a business venture in Hong Kong is one of the most attractive options for investors worldwide due to its impressive corporate tax system. The corporate tax regime only taxes such profits that arise from a trade, business, or profession carried out in Hong Kong. The filing for such taxes is commonly known as Profit […]
If you’re looking at opening an offshore business, choosing where to incorporate it is a huge and important decision. The British Virgin Islands are one of the most popular places to create an IBC or international business company. This is because it’s well-known as being a tax haven. There are no corporate taxes in BVI. […]
When it comes to expanding your business into international markets, Hong Kong is a popular destination for growing businesses. Here we’ll teach you how to register your US-based company in Hong Kong. Why Hong Kong? You’ve probably heard more and more over the years that Hong Kong is the next big thing in the world […]
With the advent of COVID-19 vaccines and economies on the rebound now is an exciting time to consider opening a new business. One place, in particular, to keep an eye on is Hong Kong. According to focus-economics.com, Hong Kong’s economic growth rate is projected to be a whopping 4.6%. Among the top four key industries […]
Setting up your company in a new location could be a great growth strategy. Your business can penetrate a foreign market, establish a global presence and benefit from decreased operational cost when you register your company in a new location. It is also a strategic business decision as a new location could be a great […]
The real estate business in Hong Kong has long been known as one of the most dynamic in Asia, if not the world. From residential to luxury to retail, Hong Kong has seen almost constantly increasing growth (although prices have leveled off recently). Demand, however, is sure to remain constant. Why Hong Kong is Great […]
Finding a job is a two-way street. While there is a lot of talent in the market, matching the candidate to the job profile is no easy feat. That’s where a recruitment agency steps in and performs the crucial role of finding the ideal candidate from the talent pool to meet the client’s requirements. According […]
Hong Kong is one of the world’s largest financial hubs, as seen by the exponential growth in its financial services sector, which has contributed to the country’s Gross Domestic Product and increased from 13% in 2004 to approximately 20% in 2018. This article will discuss the scope of financial services, what a financial company is, […]
Trading companies exist in most major cities in the world and are considered to be extremely profitable ventures. A trading company is a company involved in the business of purchasing, distributing, and selling goods and services on an international scale. These goods and services are myriad and are meant to meet various needs including those […]
When it comes to the efficient administration of your company, the role of a company secretary cannot be overemphasized. One of the essential pillars of any company’s corporate governance framework, a company secretary ensures that your company operates as per the law. Are company secretaries mandatory in Hong Kong? Yes. According to the Companies Ordinance, […]
The articles of association might sound like something out of a history or high school civics class, and in a way they are. For companies, they act almost like a constitution or user’s manual, and they help to show off the company’s regulation and purpose for itself. It lays out how tasks are done, how […]
List to this article! Relocating your company can be a game-changer if you’re seeking to expand your business. You can reach a larger market and establish a stronger global presence. You may also discover that there’s a ready market for your products or services in your new location. Despite these perks, relocating a company can […]
Here’s 14 FAQs about the Hong Kong Business Registration process, certificate, and business registry. These are required documents your business cannot survive without if you expect to do business in Hong kong.
A company limited by guarantee is the right entity if you want to set up a non-profit organization or a charity in Hong Kong. In this guide, we discuss why and how to set up a company limited by guarantee in Hong Kong.
At Air Corporate, we help entrepreneurs, SMEs and digital nomads register offshore companies or onshore companies in Hong Kong. We are the only company secretary that can guarantee the successful opening of a bank account for your company. The whole process is online, with no need to visit Hong Kong. We also help you with tax optimization, accounting and audit.
We explain you why and how to change your Hong Kong company secretary and how the transition will take place. If you appoint Air Corporate as your company secretary, we guarantee a business account for your company within 48 hours.
The acronym WOFE stands for “Wholly-Owned Foreign Enterprise” and we will be referring to the abbreviation for the sake of this article. It should come as no great surprise that the rules and regulations associated with establishing a business in China have been modified in recent years. This is why owners and similar stakeholders need […]
Starting a business in Hong Kong can be an excellent idea. Not only will you be working within a truly international climate, but a simple tax structure and relatively hassle-free registration processes will take much of the guesswork out of the equation. However, it is still critical to recognize some of the most important annual […]