You are here


S$33b more to help firms, households, and to save, create jobs

Fortitude Budget unveiled by DPM Heng aims to create 95,000 jobs, training places

With unprecedented levels of uncertainty in the Covid-19 crisis, the government will set aside an additional S$13 billion in the Contingencies Funds "so that we can respond to urgent and unforeseen needs swiftly", says Mr Heng.


TO support firms, save jobs, and create opportunities for workers, a S$33 billion supplementary Budget was presented by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in Parliament on Tuesday, drawing a further S$31 billion from past reserves for the fourth Budget...

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to