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SINGAPORE BUDGET 2018

Security spending set to go up amid heightened terror threat: Heng Swee Keat

He says more details, including how Singapore will pay for the increased expenditure, will be unveiled on Feb 19

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Mr Heng says keeping Singapore safe and secure is a very important area for the government to invest in.

Singapore

SECURITY spending is set to increase at this year's Budget, said Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat at a visit to the Home Team Tactical Centre on Friday.

Keeping the nation safe and secure "will be a very major item" in the upcoming Budget as it is "a very important area to...

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