The Asia Region Funds Passport (“Passport”) Joint Committee (“JC”) planned to hold its eighth face-to-face meeting in Bangkok on 21st – 23rd April 2020. Due to coronavirus (COVID-19) related restrictions on travel and gatherings as […]
The Asia Region Funds Passport (“Passport”) Joint Committee (“JC”) held its seventh face-to-face meeting in Singapore on 21 and 22 October 2019, hosted by the Monetary Authority of Singapore.
New Zealand confirmed to the Joint Committee today that it has completed preparations for implementing the Asia Region Funds Passport arrangements in New Zealand. It is ready to receive registration applications from local prospective passport funds […]
The Asia Region Funds Passport (“Passport”) is now live. Japan, Thailand and Australia are ready to receive registration applications from local prospective Passport funds and entry applications from foreign Passport funds. For further information about […]
Australia, Japan, Korea and New Zealand sign Memorandum of Cooperation on 28 April 2016.
Tenth working group meeting held in Bangkok, Thailand in February 2016 to finalise the Memorandum of Cooperation.
The first Asia Region Funds Passport Tax Reference Seminar was held on 27 November 2015 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Terms of reference were agreed and the Asia Pacific Financial Forum agreed to undertake a tax benchmarking exercise (to […]
Ninth working group meeting held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in November 2015 to finalise the Memorandum of Cooperation.
On 11 September 2015, Finance Ministers from Australia, Japan, Korea, New Zealand, the Philippines and Thailand signed a Statement of Understanding at the APEC Finance Ministers’ Meeting in Cebu, the Philippines on the Asia Region […]
Eighth working group meeting held in Hanoi, Vietnam in August 2015 to finalise the Statement of Understanding and negotiate for the Memorandum of Cooperation.