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...

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...

MORE STORIES

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: SUPPORTING COMPANIES

Businesses get help with cash flow but SMEs want banks to do more

BUSINESSES will get a further shot in the arm to ease cash flow pressure amid the Covid-19 pandemic, but some small...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: SUPPORTING COMPANIES

Tenants sceptical that landlords will pass on rebates in Resilience Budget

MAJOR landlords say they intend to pass on the expanded property tax rebates announced in Thursday's Budget, but...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: COMMENTARY

Supplementary Budget will 'flatten curve' of economic pain

THE S$48.4 billion "supplementary budget" unveiled by Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat on Thursday will not avert a...

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

52 new Covid-19 cases announced, 28 from overseas

SINGAPORE announced 52 new coronavirus cases on Thursday, with 28 of the new patients contracting the virus overseas...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: SUPPORTING COMPANIES

More help for aviation industry, plus tourism, hotel, convention sectors

HARD hit by the Covid-19 pandemic, aviation firms are receiving an enhanced support package and wage offsets to...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: SUPPORTING COMPANIES

Resilience Budget: More support for firms to upgrade capabilities

BUSINESSES preparing for recovery can benefit from enhancements to existing schemes that will help them digitalise,...

COMMENTARIES

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...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: COMMENTARY

Supplementary Budget will 'flatten curve' of economic pain

THE S$48.4 billion "supplementary budget" unveiled by Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat on Thursday will not avert a...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: COMMENTARY

Taking Singapore through uncertain storms

WITH the ongoing Covid-19 situation, Singapore is heading towards not just rainy days, but a thunderstorm of...

Mar 27, 2020 05:50 AM
SINGAPORE RESILIENCE BUDGET 2020: COMMENTARY

Speedy, broad-based help for all

THE Resilience Budget, a supplementary budget announced by Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat to support workers,...

Feb 21, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Not a Budget to be sniffed at; economy is in good hands

DEPUTY Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat unveiled an extraordinary Budget on Tuesday to tackle the...

Feb 20, 2020 05:50 AM
COMMENTARY

Corporates should embrace Budget's farsightedness

AS Budget 2020 approached, it became increasingly clear that its key theme was going to be about cushioning the...