Upcoming SME events: SIATP: The Science & Art of Dispute Resolution

SIATP: The Science & Art of Dispute Resolution

Date: Sept 20

Time: 2.30pm to 5.30pm

Venue: SAA Global Education, TripleOne Somerset

Fees: $85 (SIATP/ISCA members), $138 (Non-members)

Increased tax transparency and scrutiny by the authorities means companies face an increasing likelihood of finding themselves in hot water in the various markets in which they operate. Simply knowing what to do in tax dispute resolution isn't quite enough sometimes.

Discover the science and art of navigating through a dispute resolution at this session organised by the Singapore Institute of Accredited Tax Professionals (SIATP). Recognise the key considerations and learn about approaches to different types of tax cases. Register at enquiry@siatp.org.sg or calling 6597 5714/ 6597 5718.

iAdvisory Seminar: Doing Business in Cambodia

Date: Sept 21

Time: 9am to 12pm

Venue: IE Office, Little Red Dot Seminar Room, 230 Victoria Street, #10-00, Bugis Junction Office Tower

Fees $40

Driven by strong exports, robust agricultural production and growing services, Cambodia is enjoying economic growth at around 7 per cent. Major foreign direct investments are being made in the oil and gas, infrastructure, power generation, building and manufacturing sectors.

Liberal foreign investment policies and reasonable corporate tax rates also make Cambodia an attractive play for firms. This seminar will provide a better understanding of the Cambodian business landscape. To register, visit https://www.gevme.com/iadvisory-seminar-doing- business-in-cambodia

For details, contact randyce_ng@iesingapore.gov.sg

iAdvisory Seminar: Digital Africa - Riding the Tech Revolution on the Continent

Date: Sept 25

Time: 9am to 1pm

Venue: IE Office, Little Red Dot Seminar Room, 230 Victoria Street, #10-00, Bugis Junction Office Tower

Fees: $40

Africa is one of the fastest growing Internet economies, with 167 million Internet users and 200 million mobile phones. Growing penetration gives rise to an e-commerce market expected to hit US$75 million (S$100 million) by 2025. The seminar will feature experts who will share insights on capturing opportunities in Africa's technology revolution.

To register, visit https://www.gevme.com/iadvisory-seminar-digital-africa

For details, contact randyce_ng@iesingapore.egov.sg

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 13, 2017, with the headline 'Upcoming SME events'. Print Edition | Subscribe