ENTERPRISE Singapore (ESG), the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) and the National Research Foundation (NRF) have dedicated S$40 million in funding to National Innovation Challenges (...

Indranee Rajah, Minister in the Prime Minister's Office & Second Minister for...

THE S$285 million Special Situation Fund for Startups (SSFS) will be administered by EDBI, the corporate investment arm of Economic Development Board, as well as Seeds Capital, the investment arm...

FORTITUDE BUDGET

SINGAPORE'S four Budgets this year may help it avoid an annual average output loss of five percentage points or S$23.4 billion, over 2020 and 2021, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng...

FORTITUDE BUDGET

THE Singapore government is committed to rebuilding the country's reserves, even though there is no legal or constitutional obligation to restore what it has drawn, Deputy Prime Minister and...

FORTITUDE BUDGET

DESPITE Singapore's best efforts to mitigate the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic, the number of unemployed residents here could rise from about 73,000 in 2019 to more than 100,000 in 2020, Deputy...

FORTITUDE BUDGET

EAGER to tap Singapore's growing reputation for healthcare innovation and to spread out risks amidst uncertainty elsewhere in the world, homegrown medtech firm Forefront Medical Technologies (FMT...

VIRUS OUTBREAK

ORIGINAL plans for the secondment of construction workers will be reviewed, following feedback from companies, Second Minister for National Development Desmond Lee said in Parliament on Friday,...

EVEN as it battles the Covid-19 crisis, Singapore continues to plan ahead for "significant fiscal outlay" to meet its longer-term structural needs, said Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister...

THE government will not borrow for current spending out of prudence and fairness to future generations, but also because there is no certainty that Singapore will be able to repay accumulated debt...