Tag: national reserves

Faisal Manap: Did in-principle President Halimah Yacob know the exact amount of our reserves?

UPDATE (as of June 10, 5.50pm) :  DPM Heng addressed the following points in the Fortitude Budget Debate Round-Up Speech on 5 June 2020: C17. Mr Faisal Manap and Mr Dennis Tan asked if the President was given information on the amount available in the reserves when the Government...

Tan Jee Say unveils economic vision to transform Singapore into “true first world” country, solve inequality

Singapore—Tan Jee Say, who is a banker and an economist, among other things, has unveiled his economic vision for transforming Singapore into a true first world country. Mr Tan, who also contested in the 2011 presidential election and is the current Secretary General of Singaporeans First,...

Lim Tean: Tap into reserves if necessary to ensure that SMEs don’t fail amid Covid-19 crisis

Singapore—In a response to Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat’s troll on the national Budget on Tuesday, February 18, lawyer and People’s Voice leader Lim Tean said that the Budget “grossly underestimates Covid-19's damage to our economy” and expressed concern over...