Budget 2016: Singapore cut Transport Development Budget by S$1.58 billion

In the breakdown of the latest Budget 2016, the Singapore government cut the development expenditure of Transport by S$1.58 billion, or 15.3%, to S$8.76...

UOB Economist: Singapore’s productivity growth is near zero since 2010

When interviewed by media about the state of economy, United Overseas Bank (UOB) economist Francis Tan said that Singapore's productivity growth has been near...

iProperty survey: More Singaporeans felt annual income is insufficient

According to the latest H2 property report by iProperty, 45% of the survey respondents this year felt that their annual income is insufficient -...

Economist: Healthcare expenditures rising because there are more poor

Speaking at a post-Budget forum held by the Economic Society of Singapore, economist Walter Theseira said that the only reason why healthcare expenditures are...

Mahathir: Be like Japan and Malaysia will succeed

Speaking at the media conference in Tokyo on Sunday (Jun 10), Malaysia Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said that he will lead Malaysia's transformation to...

Lee Hsien Loong failed to mend China-ASEAN relationship

A scheduled meeting to upgrade the existing China-ASEAN Free Trade Agreement was cancelled at the last minute today (Nov 21) in Kuala Lumpur highlighting...

Minister Lim Swee Say: No unemployment benefits for Singapore

In his parliamentary response to MP Lim Biow Chuan on Friday (April 8), Manpower Minister Lim Swee Say rejected unemployment benefits for the retrenched....

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