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SDP calls on Govt not to increase GST to 9% because of COVID-19 outbreak

The Singapore Democratic Party, in a statement on its website on Wednesday (Feb 12), has called on the Government not to increase the Goods...

Elderly resident rants to SDP politician: “Whenever I receive the (GST) voucher, a spate...

An elderly resident shared her views on the Goods and Services Tax or GST Vouchers given out in Singapore to members of the Singapore...

Why did Mahathir toy with GST’s return ahead of ‘Malay Dignity’ forum?

In a total reversal of Pakatan Harapan's electoral campaign that brought down the Barisan Nasional regime and ex-Prime Minister Najib Razak last year, Prime...

Credit Swiss says Malaysia still taking stock of inherited ‘bad hand’

In a swipe over old Malaysia and comments on Malaysia Baru, S.J.W. Hagger, head of equities for Credit Suisse in Malaysia says Finance Minister...

The Govt will not absorb GST for essential items to help low-middle income families:...

The day after he laid out the Government's economic plan for 2019, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat fielded questions on the budget on Channel...

GST increase, 9 per cent “not high by international standards”, says Heng

After the unveiling of all the goodies of the budget such as the Merdeka Generation Package and the $1.1b Bicentennial Bonus, (which includes up...

GST Voucher rebate for January to 900,000 HDB households, Singaporeans still dissatisfied

It’s January again. It is the first month of the year as well as the first installment of the GST Voucher Utilities-Save (U-Save) rebate...

GST hike: Damned if they do, damned if they don’t

The government thought it was being clever in announcing the impending GST hike early. The calculus: by giving Singaporeans at least three years’ heads-up,...

NTUC Members polled: Majority against GST hike

By: Obbana Rajah Earlier this week, results of a poll conducted within the National Trade Union Congress (NTUC) was anonymously revealed through WhatsApp. According to the...

GST: Have a True Picture, not just Big Picture, debate

Yes, the proposed GST hike will be an election issue, whether the government likes it or not. And it will be hot. The first early...
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