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COMMENTARY

Beyond just a Budget, let's look at the strategic underpinnings

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Emphasising the environment, particularly to fight climate change, is a matter of sustenance for Singapore. It is noteworthy that there is a S$5 billion initial injection for a Coastal and Flood Protection Fund to protect against rising sea levels.

BUDGET 2020 is probably one of the most anticipated budgets ever for Singapore.

People and businesses alike were expecting a so-called "election budget". With the global Covid-19 crisis hitting Singapore's shores, they unexpectedly were then honing for a "virus relief budget". Some even...