AMONG other duties, Singapore's new Leader of the Opposition will take the lead in presenting alternative views in parliamentary debates, and may be called upon to attend official state functions...

ONE significant outcome of Singapore's general election that has been largely overlooked so far is the increase in the number of women elected to Parliament. With 27 women out of a total 93...

GIVEN that Dyson has scrapped its plans to build electric vehicles in Singapore, any government incentives which might have been tied to that specific project will not be granted, Senior Minister...

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SINGAPORE's cheque-free target by 2025 came into focus on Tuesday as fresh figures show cheque volumes have been falling annually by 8 per cent over the last three years.

An additional 300,000 more workers will be covered under mandatory insurance for work-related injuries while maximum payouts will be raised, under a new law passed in Parliament on Tuesday (Sept 3...

SINGAPOREANS have been making more contactless payments, thanks to the availability of multiple e-payment services including digital wallets, QR code payments and peer-to-peer fund transfer...

TO weather ongoing global uncertainty, Singapore's national strategy is to diversify, innovate, and train, said Minister for Trade and Industry Chan Chun Sing in Parliament on Tuesday.

SINGAPORE will need a combination of financing methods for its range of climate change defences, said Second Minister for Finance Lawrence Wong in Parliament on Tuesday, noting that the existing ...

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SINGAPORE Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan said on Monday that the government is currently subsidising more than 30 per cent of public transport operations, and indicated that higher fares would...

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THE outlook for the Singapore economy will be determined by developments in the US-China trade conflict, as well as how the city-state’s major export markets perform, said Trade and Industry...