Overseas business risk for Singapore

Information on how UK companies can control risks when doing business in Singapore.



This report looks at issues UK businesses may face when operating in Singapore including the economic and political environment, intellectual property, organised crime, human rights, bribery and corruption and terrorism.

Published 25 November 2014
Last updated 30 January 2023 + show all updates
  1. Updates made to the following sections: 1. Political Overview 2. Economic and Trade Overview 3. Human Rights 4. International Relations 5. Bribery and Corruption 6. Intellectual Property 7. Organized Crime 8. Digital Security

  2. Updated information in Political, Economic and Trade Overview; Bribery and Corruption; and Intellectual Property, and new Digital Security section, to reflect latest developments in Singapore.

  3. Major updates made to the following sections: 1. Political and Economic 2. Human Rights 3. International Relations 4. Intellectual Property

  4. 1. Changes to Economic Overview section 2. Changes to Bribery and Corruption section 3. Changes to Intellectual Property section

  5. changes to ease of doing business ranking and intellectual property details

  6. First published.

  7. Updated with 2013 figures.