In recent years, ASEAN has emerged as South Korea's third largest trading partner while the country's investment in ASEAN also soared from US$500 million to US$3.6 billion. Through accelerating trade and investment, promoting tourism and cultural exchanges, closer ties can be forged.
This presents an even more exciting time than ever to be in Singapore. Singapore is putting focus on developing key industries such as interactive & digital media, engineering and healthcare. This means there are opportunities abundant for professionals in these areas. In addition, talent who are interested in investing and setting up businesses in Singapore also find themselves in an extremely business friendly environment, and one which was ranked the world's easiest place to do business by the World Bank's Doing Business 2012 Report.
High living standards make Singapore the best place in the world for Asian expatriates to live in. High quality infrastructure and health facilities, combined with low health risks, air pollution and crime rates have made Singapore a very desirable location.
We welcome you to contact our Area Director on any enquiries!
Khoo Kar Kiat, Area Director
Khoo Kar Kiat graduated from the Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Business (2nd Class Upper Honours), majoring in Banking & Finance, Marketing and minor in Computing. Having covered the North China market out of Singapore for the last three years, he has gained extensive knowledge of the talent landscape in China.
Prior to joining Contact Singapore, Kar Kiat spent two years in the Singapore Police Force as a Senior Police Officer, as well as stints in the banking sector. From his base in Beijing, he will be covering the North China market, Sichuan and South Korea.