ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Sep 2012In September 2012, the government of Singapore announced a change to the import-specific domestic duties.
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Circular No. 12/2012 (in English), http://www.customs.gov.sg/NR/rdonlyres/349B2149-2915-459A-AD8D-470C4E67EE66/24355/SCCircularExemptionofGSTforIPM03Sept2012.pdf
On 3 September 2012, the Singapore Customs announced in Circular No. 12/2012 that the importation of precious metals such as gold, silver, and platinum would be exempt from goods and services taxes (GST). The measure entered into force on 1 October 2012.