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by vah
Tue, 29 Oct 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: switching from employment pass to PR. How would my take home pay change due to CPF ?
Replies: 12
Views: 1576

switching from employment pass to PR. How would my take home pay change due to CPF ?

Hello, I have been getting conflicting advice regarding how my take home pay will change if I apply for PR and it got approved (I am currently on Employment Pass). Will I get the same take home pay + employer has to contribute to CPF ? or will employer contribute to CPF from my take home pay, essent...
by vah
Mon, 06 May 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: PR, Citizenship, Passes & Visas for Foreigners
Topic: Applying PR without Annex A, reduced chances ?
Replies: 22
Views: 6025

Applying PR without Annex A, reduced chances ?

Hi there, I know that you can apply with or without Annex A, but would applying without it reduce my chances significantly ? My company has a policy of minimum work time in company before they sign out Annex A, I would be eligible in about 9 months time. Meanwhile I also came across some advices tha...
by vah
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:39 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Multiple applications for Employment Pass
Replies: 7
Views: 2789

Re: Multiple applications for Employment Pass

my question is actually whether the company B will know that I have worked for the company A for only a few months ? Can they see my EP history ? thanks for the advice, I am not proud of what I am doing, but don't want to get stuck in dead end job with lowballed salary because I have no choice or wo...
by vah
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:24 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Multiple applications for Employment Pass
Replies: 7
Views: 2789

Re: Multiple applications for Employment Pass

actually just another question if you don't mind, so if I have turned that IPA into EP there won't be any problem ? Like my current employer won't know that I have new application pending, so if I just take the job from company A and start, then negotiate a date that is a month after with company B ...
by vah
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Multiple applications for Employment Pass
Replies: 7
Views: 2789

Re: Multiple applications for Employment Pass

Yes I understand my situation is quite terrible, any advices on what I can do or am I pretty much screwed?

Thanks
by vah
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 4:01 pm
Forum: Careers & Jobs in Singapore
Topic: Multiple applications for Employment Pass
Replies: 7
Views: 2789

Multiple applications for Employment Pass

Hi there, first I realized this has been asked multiple times, I did search for the answers but found conflicting ones and the dates of the posts were also quite old, so I thought I will open new thread to confirm as it is quite important to my livelihood. My current company made redundant a signifi...
by vah
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: switching from employment pass to starting own business
Replies: 4
Views: 2893

Re: switching from employment pass to starting own business

Hi Strong Eagle, thanks for your reply. Someone told me that this method is illegal since it is forbidden for a foreigner to work in a private company which shares you own ? Is this correct ? thanks Completely false. A PEP holder cannot be an officer of a company of which he is a shareholder. This ...
by vah
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 10:53 pm
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: switching from employment pass to starting own business
Replies: 4
Views: 2893

Re: switching from employment pass to starting own business

Hi Strong Eagle, thanks for your reply. Someone told me that this method is illegal since it is forbidden for a foreigner to work in a private company which shares you own ? Is this correct ? thanks
by vah
Tue, 13 Mar 2018 12:56 am
Forum: Business in Singapore
Topic: switching from employment pass to starting own business
Replies: 4
Views: 2893

switching from employment pass to starting own business

HI guys, first off, apologies if this has been asked many times previously, I tried searching but only find threads that are at least 3 years old I have been working in Singapore for about one year under Employment Pass. Currently, I am thinking to open a business with my friend (who is a Singaporea...

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