MEXICO has ruled out easing this year's budget surplus goal to protect its credibility amid growing "noise in the global economy," Finance Minister Carlos Urzua said.

A PANEL of industry experts unanimously agreed that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) have a lot to benefit from this year's Budget....

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2019

THE Tripartite Workgroup on Older Workers has reached an agreement to lift both the retirement and re-employment age - and Manpower Minister Josephine Teo has given her backing for this "...

CHINA lowered its growth target for 2019 and announced major tax cuts as it struggles to mitigate risks from its ongoing trade war with the United States.

[DUBAI] Top oil exporter Saudi Arabia would need oil priced at US$80-US$85 a barrel to balance its budget this year, an International Monetary Fund official said.

WHY do government and business leaders keep pushing local small and medium enterprises to go the digital way - even when many SMEs are aware and convinced that digital technology is key to not...

THE upcoming Budget will include a focus on keeping Singapore safe and secure and ensuring its industries can continue to transform and create good jobs for workers, Finance Minister Heng Swee...

COMMENTARY

THE annual Budget presentation in India is an eagerly awaited event. There is much speculation in advance about what its contents would be. Then there are the usual photo opportunities on the day...

COMMENTARY

IN a few weeks, India's finance minister will present what's called an "interim budget" - the accounts of the year gone by, as well as his plans for the year to come. It isn...

SINGAPORE must continue to innovate and transform its economy in the face of uncertainties in the global economy and rapid technological advancements, said Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.