Website simplifies licensing process for business owners

Sing Swee Kee Chicken Rice's director of operations Eliss Pang (left) and brand manager Xian Xiuling. Ms Pang says the GoBusiness site helps business owners in the food and beverage industry as it can "suggest" related licences they may not know are
Sing Swee Kee Chicken Rice's director of operations Eliss Pang (left) and brand manager Xian Xiuling. Ms Pang says the GoBusiness site helps business owners in the food and beverage industry as it can "suggest" related licences they may not know are required. ST PHOTO: YONG LI XUAN
Sing Swee Kee Chicken Rice's director of operations Eliss Pang (left) and brand manager Xian Xiuling. Ms Pang says the GoBusiness site helps business owners in the food and beverage industry as it can "suggest" related licences they may not know are
Mr Regan Hee, seen with his wife Nicole Hoang, says the GoBusiness platform enabled them to handle the licence applications and paperwork for their businesses on their own. ST PHOTO: DESMOND WEE
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About 10 years ago, staff at Sing Swee Kee Chicken Rice discovered how tedious it was to apply for the licences restaurants required in Singapore.

Ms Eliss Pang, the restaurant's director of operations, said they had to go through different agencies, each requiring its own set of documents.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 12, 2021, with the headline Website simplifies licensing process for business owners. Subscribe