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BUDGET 2017: EDITORIAL

THE 2017 budget presented in parliament yesterday by Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat...

BUDGET 2017: SUPPORTING BUSINESSES

OVER S$1.4 billion in additional near-term measures, on top of existing measures, will...

BUDGET 2017

AN additional sum of S$26 million a year will be committed to support workers'...

BUDGET 2017

The 2017 Singapore Budget focused on driving growth in the medium term, but it also...

BUDGET 2017: BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE

FINANCE Minister Heng Swee Keat said on Monday that the government has earmarked S$2.4...

BUDGET 2017

UP to S$600 million in government capital will be co-invested with Singapore-based...

BUDGET 2017: COMMENTARY

THOSE expecting "big-bang" tax policies in Budget 2017, on the back of a...

BUDGET 2017: BUILDING FOR THE FUTURE

HIGHLIGHTS

BUDGET 2017: FISCAL PRUDENCE

A SMALLER budget surplus of S$1.91 billion, or 0.4 per cent of gross domestic product...

BUDGET 2017: FISCAL PRUDENCE

SINGAPORE'S budget surplus for FY16 is expected to clock S$5.18 billion, some 50...

BUDGET 2017

A smaller Budget surplus is expected in FY17 vis-a-vis FY16, owing to a bump in...

BUDGET 2017: FISCAL PRUDENCE

TO ensure a sustainable fiscal system, the government is looking inward: It will apply...

BUDGET 2017: FISCAL PRUDENCE

THE government is looking to collect Goods and Services Tax (GST), currently at seven...

BUDGET 2017: FISCAL PRUDENCE

THERE were no wealth taxes announced in Monday's Budget, but observers say it...

BUDGET 2017: QUALITY ENVIRONMENT

SINGAPORE will impose a carbon tax of between S$10 and S$20 on each tonne of...

BUDGET 2017

WATER prices in Singapore will be raised by 30 per cent over two years.

BUDGET 2017

MOTORCYCLES will be subject to progressive taxes, just like cars.

BUDGET 2017: STRENGTHENING SOCIETY

A YOUNG couple buying a resale HDB flat for the first time will be enjoying higher...

BUDGET 2017

THE move to enhance the CPF Housing Grant for first-time buyers of resale HDB flats is...

BUDGET 2017

MORE support is on the way for those with disabilities in Singapore, with the...

BUDGET 2017: COMMENTARIES

PRIOR to Budget Day, my team and I hypothesised that going by recent announcements,...

BUDGET 2017

IN 2016, Singapore had its largest calendar-year fiscal deficit since 2003, although...

BUDGET 2017

IN THE wake of the recent Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) report, the Budget had...

ANALYSTS have forecast that the Hong Kong government, in its upcoming budget this...

SINGAPORE recorded a flat year for company formation in 2016, with the share of...

SINGAPORE'S domestic wholesale index remained flat in the fourth quarter of 2016...

MALAYSIA summoned the North Korean ambassador on Monday for a dressing down over...