Tag: Budget 2020 feedback

Lim Tean answers why he “keeps going on about Covid-19”

Singapore – Opposition party leader Lim Tean took to Facebook to explain why he "keeps going about Covid-19" and urging the Government to implement timely responses toward the pandemic. On Wednesday (Mar 12), the leader of People's Voice (PV) party shared in social media the...

Experts ask Indranee Rajah if ‘blockbuster’ Budget provides enough help for SMEs to survive Covid-19 crisis

Singapore—In a post-Budget analysis on MONEY FM 89.3 on Thursday, experts in finance praised the Budget for being ‘comprehensive’ and ‘forward-looking,’ and yet, given the economic impact of the global slowdown in 2019 as well as this year’s Covid-19 outbreak, they asked the nagging...

Possible challenges from Budget 2020 property tax rebate, says ERA

Singapore – The country's leading real estate brand, ERA Realty Network, has commented  on the property tax rebates in the 2020 Budget Statement. In Parliament on Tuesday (Feb 18) Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister  Heng Swee Keat had announced special support packages for those...

Budget 2020: PSP proposes another $1 billion to $2 billion to support households

Singapore – The opposition Progress Singapore Party has questioned the basis of specific key points in the 2020 Budget, such as the postponement of the GST increase. On Tuesday (Feb 18), Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Heng Swee Keat announced the 2020 Budget...

DPM Heng personally invites Singaporeans to contribute to Budget 2020 public feedback exercise

Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat has personally invited Singaporeans to contribute to the Budget 2020 public feedback exercise that was launched on Monday (Dec 2). The DPM, who also serves as Finance Minister, is expected to become Singapore’s fourth Prime Minister after the next election...