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Practical guidance on the business laws of Asia

Designed to assist anyone conducting business across Asia, our practical guides are concise summaries of the business laws in various Asian jurisdictions.

Need to know the rules for the recognition and enforcement of foreign judgments in Asia? Download our free reports for ASEAN, Australia, China, India, Japan and South Korea


Need to know the regulations for cross-border transfers of personal data in Asia?

Promoting the convergence of business laws in Asia

Legal fragmentation is a barrier to doing business across borders in Asia. See what ABLI is doing to reduce the differences between different legal regimes in Asia.

With rising cross-border restructuring work in Asia, ABLI and the International Insolvency Institute are mapping the business reorganisation regimes in Asia to distill a set of common principles for judges, legislators and policy-makers in Asia


Data protection and privacy regulation in Asia


Asian Principles for the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Judgments

Boosting Trade through Legal Harmonisation

If different countries have similar rules, the legal foundation for cross-border transactions becomes simpler and more certain, and costs of transactions can be lowered.


February 2020 - a busy month for Myanmar

Myanmar has witnessed significant legal developments in February 2020 with the Memorandum of Guidance as to Enforcemnet of Money Judgments signed with Singapore and its new Insolvency Law 2020. 


SICC holding symposium on 11 March 2020

Singapore International Commercial Court Symposium 2020: trends and developments in international commercial litigation