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ASEAN Investment & Tax News Issue 15

12 July 2017

In the third 2017 edition of AITN, our feature article looks at the recently passed Tourism Tax Bill 2017 in Malaysia.

The bill is set to introduce a new tourism tax that charges a specific rate on a tourist staying at certain categories of accommodation premises provided by an operator in Malaysia.

Meanwhile, businesses in Lao PDR have something to celebrate after the much anticipated amendments to the Investment Promotion Law became effective on 19 April 2017.

This edition also focuses on key developments in the Philippines, Thailand and Singapore. 

Read more as we continue to delve into the latest Tax news in ASEAN.