SME Resource Center

Singapore Related Websites

 

Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority
ACRA contains all the useful information on the regulatory environment for business entities and public accountants.

 

Contact Singapore
Contact Singapore is an alliance of the Singapore Economic Development Board and Ministry of Manpower. It will provide you with information about working, living, and studying in Singapore.

 

The Central Provident Fund Board
The Central Provident Fund (CPF) is a social security savings plan. It is a joint monthly contribution by employees, employers, and the Government.

 

eCitizen
The eCitizen portal contains information on how businesses can conduct transactions online with government agencies.

 

Economic Development Board
The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) is the lead government agency for planning and executing strategies to enhance Singapore’s position as a global business center and shape Singapore’s economic future.

 

EntrepriseOne
This Singapore government website offers useful information about laws, regulations, licenses, and permits in order to lead a successful business in Singapore.

 

Fair Tenancy Framework
The Fair Tenancy Framework (Framework) aims to establish a set of clear leasing guidelines and negotiation principles for small businesses looking to rent premises for commercial, industrial, retail and food and beverage activities.

 

Immigration and Checkpoint Authority
The ICA provides services such as the issuance of various immigration passes and permits to foreigners.

 

Infocomm Development Authority
IDA Singapore provides useful insight and information on how businesses in Singapore can adopt infocomm for better business opportunities.

 

International Enterprise Singapore
The IES provides a wide range of business services helping foreign businesses to expand into the region in partnership with Singapore-based companies.

 

Land Transport Authority
This website provides you with all the information you need to know about your transportation needs in Singapore including the latest news about private and public transportation.

 

Ministry of Manpower
This website will provide you with information on employment practices in Singapore including workplace safety and health standards, foreign manpower, skills training and development opportunities, and labor market statistics.

 

Ministry of Trade and Industry
The Ministry Of Trade and Industry formulates and implements policies related to the trade and industry of Singapore.

 

Singapore Customs
Singapore Customs is the lead government agency on trade facilitation and revenue enforcement matters. It is responsible for the implementation of customs and trade enforcement measures including those related to free trade agreements and strategic goods.

 

The Singapore Department of Statistics (Singstat)
Singstat provides statistics on the Singapore economy and population. Other useful data like statistics on other economic and business issues are also collected, compiled, and disseminated here.

 

Singapore Government Information
This portal is the official electronic communications platform of the Singapore Government. It serves as a convenient way for you to access information about the Singapore Government such as news, speeches, information resources, e-services, and events calendar and contact information of public service agencies.

 

Singapore Mediation Centre
SMC focuses on both prevention and resolution of conflicts to help organisations stay on track and in control of their businesses.

 

Singapore Ministry of Health
This website will provide you with information about the various healthcare facilities and services in Singapore, and with updates of latest disease threats, public advisories, and relevant educational materials.

 

Singapore Startup
This website contains useful information like company acts and employment passes for companies aiming to start a successful business in Singapore.

 

Singapore Tourism Board (STB)
STB is the leading economic development agency in tourism. Here you will find useful information about the tourism sector in Singapore.

 

Singapore Workforce Development Agency
WDA provides useful opportunities for businesses to improve on the employability and workplace literacy levels of their employees using government grants.

 

SPRING Singapore
SPRING Singapore is the enterprise development agency under the Ministry of Trade and Industry responsible for helping Singapore enterprises grow.

 

The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA)
The Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) is the driving force behind Singapore’s port and maritime development, taking on the roles of Port Authority, Port Regulator, Port Planner, IMC Champion, and National Maritime Representative.

 

 

American Community Organizations

 

American Association of Singapore
Online resources, information, and links for American nationals living in Singapore.

 

American Association of Singapore Career Resource Center for Expatriates (CRCE)
CRCE offers invaluable services to expatriates seeking job opportunities in Singapore through job listings and workshops.

 

The American Club
The American Club is a one stop destination away from the hustle and bustle of life for all nationalities to come together to rest and recuperate.

 

American Center for Education (ACE)
ACE provides a unique opportunity for individuals to obtain a quality American education in Singapore.

 

EducationUSA Singapore Advising Center
The EducationUSA Singapore Advising Center is the official U.S. State Department source of accurate, comprehensive, and current information about studying overseas at American colleges and universities.

 

Overseas Security Advisory Council
The U.S. State Department’s Overseas Security Advisory Council (Council) is established to promote security cooperation between American private sector interests worldwide (Private Sector) and the U.S. Department of State.

 

Singapore American Community Action Council (SACAC)
The Singapore American Community Action Council (SACAC) was established to provide recreational activities and counseling to the community.

 

Singapore American Newspaper (SAN)
The SAN is a monthly guide for events, happenings, and current affairs in Singapore.

 

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce
A business federation representing companies, business associations, state and local chambers in the U.S., and American Chambers of Commerce abroad.

 

U.S. Embassy in Singapore
The website of the American Embassy in Singapore.

 

U.S. Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)
OPIC mobilizes private investment to address development challenges and stimulate economic growth in emerging economies.

 

U.S.-ASEAN Business Council Inc
The U.S.-ASEAN Business Council is the premier advocacy organization for U.S. corporations operating within ASEAN.