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Labuan IBFC Hong Kong/Shanghai Seminar October 2012

Greetings from Labuan IBFC Hong Kong/Shanghai Seminar October 2012. If you want to open up company in Labuan, let us know!

Hong Kong Company Incorporation Requirement

Hong Kong Company Incorporation Requirement

Minimum 1 Shareholder and Director is required – Directors & Shareholders can be same person;
shareholders and directors – No nationality restriction;
Minimum subscribed share capital is share 1 (e.g. 1share = 1 usd) However, shares might be nominated in any currency;


Corporate shareholder (any legal known entity) and director is allowed and documents required include :
Corporate Certificate of Incorporation;
Corporate Memorandum & Articles;
Certificate of Incumbency (If any);
Business certificate (if any)


Registered address in Hong Kong;
One Company Secretary and should either be Hong Kong resident or Hong Kong limited company;
Company name should not be same as those already taken.


What are we supposed to improve in Startupr? Suggestion from our customer


From our chat widown, contact us as well:

I am interested in starting a company in hong kong
[You are now in charge of this chat (type ‘help’ for commands)] [10/5/2012 9:00:12 PM] Visitor 1: Just going through the fees

Visitor 1
[10/5/2012 9:00:12 PM] Carmen: hello
[10/5/2012 9:00:16 PM] Carmen: 0) Hong Kong Government – 320 US$ (for incorporation and business license)
1) Startupr Incorporation – 59 US$
2) Registered address 75 US$
3) Startupr as a Agent/secretary – 75 US$
4) Annual Return and postal – 50 US$ + 55 US$ (gov fees of 25 US$ included)
5) Certified copy of Documents – 125 US$ + 95 US$ ( You will need it in order to open up a bank account in HSBC)
6) Bank Account opening in HSBC 45 US$
Total: 899 USD ( however you can customize your order)
[10/5/2012 9:00:18 PM] Carmen: fees
[10/5/2012 9:01:25 PM] Visitor 1: Thanks
[10/5/2012 9:02:05 PM] Carmen:
[10/5/2012 9:02:09 PM] Carmen: if you need more info
[10/5/2012 9:02:46 PM] Visitor 1: Ok i will read a bit, and contact you
[10/5/2012 9:03:04 PM] Carmen: no problem
[10/5/2012 9:03:07 PM] Carmen: any time
[10/5/2012 9:03:08 PM] Carmen: ….
[10/5/2012 9:03:12 PM] Carmen: I have alrady
[10/5/2012 9:03:13 PM] Carmen: 9pm
[10/5/2012 9:03:15 PM] Carmen: in HK
[10/5/2012 9:03:19 PM] Carmen: I will response
[10/5/2012 9:03:25 PM] Carmen: email tomorrow
[10/5/2012 9:03:31 PM] Carmen: if you don’t mind
[10/5/2012 9:03:47 PM] Visitor 1: i am actually mostly interested of the annual fees… The formation price is not an issue
[10/5/2012 9:04:10 PM] Visitor 1: ok, it is 8 pm for me too
[10/5/2012 9:04:11 PM] Carmen: annual fees…
[10/5/2012 9:04:25 PM] Carmen: 2) Registered address 75 US$
3) Startupr as a Agent/secretary – 75 US$
4) Annual Return and postal – 50 US$ + 55 US$ (gov fees of 25 US$ included)
[10/5/2012 9:05:39 PM] Visitor 1: great to have a fast and personal response 🙂
[10/5/2012 9:06:12 PM] Visitor 1: i sent few mails to other companies and just got automatic replies
[10/5/2012 9:06:49 PM] Carmen: 🙂
[10/5/2012 9:06:50 PM] Carmen: hmmm
[10/5/2012 9:06:53 PM] Carmen: well,
[10/5/2012 9:07:00 PM] Carmen: the customer is the KEY!!!!



Greetings from Hong KOng, there was an Labuan introduction – offshore banking and IBFC (INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL CENTRE). I would like to recommend the next event taking a place in Shanghai.


This is the schedule for Labuan jurisdiction, I’m sure you will benefit from it:

Shangri La Pudong, Shanghai
Thursday, 11th October 2012


9.00 am
Arrival of Guests

9.30 am
Welcome Speech
Mr Ahmad Hizzad Baharuddin
Director-General, Labuan Financial Services Authority

09.45 am
Keynote Speech “Labuan IBFC; Malaysia’s engine of foreign investment”
Dato’ Mohammed Azlan Hashim
Authority Member, Labuan Financial Services Authority
Chairman, Labuan IBFC Inc Sdn Bhd

10.15 am
Investing into Iskandar Malaysia via Labuan IBFC
Datuk Ismail Ibrahim
Chief Executive
Iskandar Regional Development Authority


10.45 am
An Introduction to Labuan IBFC’s Legal Framework
Mr Anthony Neoh, QC, SC
Anthony Neoh Chambers

Leveraging on Labuan IBFC’s Tax Framework for Malaysian and ASEAN Investments
Ms. Jennifer Chang
Senior Executive Director
Price Waterhouse Coopers

Labuan Foundation – A Potent Vehicle for Wealth Management
Mr R. Krishnan, TEP
Director, Labuan Borneo Trustees Limited, Labuan
Partner, First Fiduciary (Labuan) LLP, Labuan

12.15 pm
Networking Lunch

your – company formation

What is an annual return ?

COI - Certificate Of Incumbency

A private company – Limited (Ltd.) having a share capital should, except in the year of its incorporation, file its annual return once in every calendar year. In Hong Kong it’s within 42 days after the anniversary of its date of incorporation, in United Kingdom it’s within 28 days after the anniversary of its date of incorporation.

• the name of the company;
• its registered number;
• the type of company it is, e.g. Limited;
• the registered office address of the company;
• the address where the company keeps certain company registers if not at the
registered office;
• the company secretary
• the name and address of the company secretary, where applicable;
• the name, usual residential address, date of birth, nationality and business
occupation of all the company’s directors;
• the date to which the annual return is made-up


Register company in Hong Kong or in United Kingdom

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