Even if it is referred to as a city, the Lion city to be more accurate, Singapore is a small country made up of several regions and urban areas, each with its own advantages. Among these regions are Jurong, Bedok and Tampines. It is also useful to know that Jurong is a Singapore free trade zone which offers various benefits to trading companies.
Apart from the regions mentioned above, there is Woodlands which is one of the most beautiful urban planning areas of Singapore. Below we will explore the investment opportunities Woodlands has to offer to foreign enterprisers coming to Singapore.
Our company formation experts in Singapore can assist those interested to start businesses in any of the city-state’s regions. They has also prepared this video about opening a company in Woodlands:
We could say that Woodlands is a town within the city-state and that it is located in the northern part of Singapore. Its main advantage is that it is the closest urban area connecting Singapore to Malaysia through a highspeed bridge, known as the Singapore – Johor Causeway.
When it comes to starting a business in Woodlands, the retail and wholesale industry is one of the most developed sectors of the area, as the town has six commercial areas:
Apart from this, Woodlands is one of the most appreciated regions to live in Singapore, therefore the real estate and tourism industries also offer plenty of investment opportunities here. Also, within the commercial areas mentioned above, there are also a great number of buildings which serve as offices for the IT companies operating in Woodlands.
Our Singapore company formation agents can offer more information on the Woodlands area.
The company registration procedure is the same in Woodlands as in any other part of Singapore. Foreign investors must reserve a unique company name, prepare the documents of incorporation of the company and together with information about themselves and the company director or directors file them with ACRA. The Trade Register will issue the company’s certificate of registration after which the company will register for taxation and social insurance purposes and obtain a GST number.
For assistance in setting up a company in Woodlands, do not hesitate to contact our company registration consultants in Singapore.