Apr 3, 2020 05:50 AM
RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020

MICE players call for higher wage offsets

COMPANIES in the meetings, incentive travel, conventions and exhibitions (MICE) industry have queried their...

Mar 28, 2020 05:50 AM
RESILIENCE BUDGET

Measures won't stave off recession but will contain damage: economists

THOUGH the larger-than-expected S$48.4 billion Resilience Budget will not stave off recession, it will help to...

Mar 28, 2020 05:50 AM
RESILIENCE BUDGET

SGD bounces slightly after fiscal blast

THE beleaguered Singapore dollar (SGD) rallied on Friday, after Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat unveiled a...

Mar 28, 2020 05:50 AM
RESILIENCE BUDGET

S$48b support package could be reviewed nearer year end: PM

IT is "quite possible" that Singapore may have to do even more to help people and businesses cope with the...

Mar 28, 2020 05:50 AM
RESILIENCE BUDGET

Resilience package to mitigate earnings drop for STI stocks

"SIGNIFICANT" cost savings of 4 per cent are expected for Straits Times Index (STI) stocks arising from the...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
RESILIENCE BUDGET

S$48.4b more to fight pandemic, with up to S$17b from reserves

THE government has committed a record S$48.4 billion in a supplementary budget unveiled on Thursday to help...

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Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: FISCAL IMPACT

2020 deficit to rise to record S$39.2b, but Singapore's fiscal position remains robust

SINGAPORE'S overall budget deficit for financial year 2020 will rise to a record S$39.2 billion, or 7.9 per cent of...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
RESILIENCE BUDGET

S$48.4b more to fight pandemic, with up to S$17b from reserves

THE government has committed a record S$48.4 billion in a supplementary budget unveiled on Thursday to help...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: HOUSEHOLD SUPPORT

Cash payouts a much-needed 'steroid jab'

THE various moves by the government to put cash back in the hands of individuals and households is a much-needed "...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Saving lives and livelihoods while shaping up for the future

THE dire need to safeguard lives - and livelihoods - as countries the world over battle the coronavirus is, as a...

COMMENTARIES

Feb 20, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

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

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

Feb 19, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Transforming enterprises will build a sustainable revenue base

TRANSFORMATION was a keyword in Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat's Budget 2020 speech on Tuesday, a vital feature of...

Feb 19, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Keeping calm and carrying on in times of distress

IT IS hard not to panic during times of distress. As Covid-19 cases continually inch up, there is a palpable feeling...

Feb 19, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

A well thought-through 'UNITY' Budget

DEPUTY Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat has unveiled a highly anticipated "UNITY" Budget.