RESILIENCE BUDGET

THOUGH the larger-than-expected S$48.4 billion Resilience Budget will not stave off recession, it will help to contain job losses and position Singapore better for an eventual recovery, said...

RESILIENCE BUDGET

THE beleaguered Singapore dollar (SGD) rallied on Friday, after Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat unveiled a massive fiscal injection as the economy careens towards recession.

RESILIENCE BUDGET

IT is "quite possible" that Singapore may have to do even more to help people and businesses cope with the coronavirus pandemic if the situation worsens, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong on...

RESILIENCE BUDGET

"SIGNIFICANT" cost savings of 4 per cent are expected for Straits Times Index (STI) stocks arising from the Singapore Resilience Budget, according to a DBS Group Research report.

VIRUS OUTBREAK

SINGAPORE hotels were only half-filled in February, resulting in a 40 per cent plunge in room revenues, as coronavirus fears threaten to bring the global travel industry to a grinding halt,...

Singapore announced 49 new coronavirus cases on Friday, with a new cluster at SingPost Centre in Eunos now linked to three cases.

VIRUS OUTBREAK

SINGAPORE'S clothing rental subscription market might just be a ray of hope for the fashion industry, which is taking a beating thanks to the Covid-19 outbreak.

VIRUS OUTBREAK

MALAYSIA announced billions of dollars in fresh support for an economy punished by the coronavirus pandemic.

LATEST US DATA

US CONSUMER spending rose moderately in February and momentum is set to fade rapidly in the coming months, with the coronavirus pandemic upending life for Americans.

RESILIENCE BUDGET

THE government has committed a record S$48.4 billion in a supplementary budget unveiled on Thursday to help Singapore weather the Covid-19 crisis, with in-principle support gained to draw up to S$...