SMEs will benefit from new programmes and enhanced existing schemes that will help them deepen their capabilities.
BT PHOTO: KUA CHEE SIONG
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 positively mark this year.
However, he next emphasised the global political and economic currents...