ECONOMIC growth in Singapore is likely to remain subdued in 2020 and this could be the impetus for a fiscal stimulus package that may be the largest in a decade, according to HSBC Private Bank....

DEPUTY Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will deliver Singapore's 2020 Budget Statement in Parliament on Feb 18, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) said in a statement on Wednesday....

[SINGAPORE] The annual Budget Day where the government unveils its plans and budget will be held in Parliament on Tuesday, Feb 18, 2020.

BUDGET 2020

WITH Singapore's next General Election expected just round the corner, Budget 2020 has been widely tagged as an "Election Budget".

IT HAS been three weeks since the Finance Minister announced a tightening of the number of foreign workers that the services sector can hire, but companies big and small are still hopeful of...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2019: COMMENTARY

FINANCE Minister Heng Swee Keat started on a happy note, reminding us that this is Singapore's bicentennial year. This would be followed later in the speech by some initiatives for society to...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2019: COMMENTARY

SAVE for an announcement on personal income tax relief which drew mild laughter from the floor, it was all quiet on the tax front until some two hours into Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat's...

SINGAPORE BUDGET 2019: COMMENTARY

WHILE the details may have been far more nuanced, the big picture ideas behind Budget 2019 have been well-flagged.

OPINION

IT used to be that the buzz along Orchard Road was a gauge of the health of Singapore's retail industry. Those days are long gone in today's high-tech retail world, where more of the...