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SINGAPORE: Singapore's typically staid politics has been unsettled by an announcement from the chosen successor for prime minister that he was taking himself out of the running, renewing questions over the city-state's leadership planning.
SINGAPORE: Singapore plans to dig deeper into government reserves for a new S$11bil (US$8.3bil) package to help households and businesses rebound from the Covid-19 pandemic and its worst economic contraction since independence.
SINGAPORE: Singapore will set aside a further S$11 billion in a COVID-19 support package this year, its finance minister Heng Swee Keat said on Tuesday, as part of his budget announcement, extending last year’s unprecedented fiscal response to the pandemic.
SINGAPORE: Singapore home prices rose the most in more than two years in the final quarter of 2020, as speculation mounts that the government may impose measures to cool the market.
SINGAPORE: Singapore may be considering another round of measures to cool residential prices, according to market analysts, who see recent ministerial remarks as a signal for the possible move.
SINGAPORE: Singapore’s budget will likely be challenging for a number of years as officials look to balance fiscal sustainability with generous aid amid a long recovery, and signalled that higher taxes may be on the line.