Stories By Wong Siew Ying
126 Feb 2015 Thu
Observers say it could raise income levels and improve living standards for households in the years to come. There will be positive spillovers to other sectors too, eventually helping boost the Singapore economy as a whole.
225 Feb 2015 Wed
Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam - speaking at MediaCorp's Budget forum, Ask the Finance Minister, on Tuesday evening (Feb 24) - says Singaporeans have to take collective responsibility to build their society.
323 Feb 2015 Mon
The Government is making fundamental policy shifts to give Singaporeans more opportunities and greater assurance at each stage of their lives, in measures announced by Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam on Monday (Feb 23).
418 Feb 2015 Wed
In the Year of the Horse, STI managed to pull back from early steep losses, staying on a mostly upward trend thereafter.
517 Feb 2015 Tue
The upcoming Singapore Budget could see some adjustments to the Central Provident Fund or CPF system as the Government seeks to address retirement adequacy issues for older Singaporeans.
616 Feb 2015 Mon
The Singapore Government had earlier forecast an overall budget deficit of about S$1.2 billion, but economists say when the final numbers are in, it will likely be a surplus.
712 Feb 2015 Thu
A partnership agreement was signed between China's CRESDA and NUS' CRISP, the first official collaboration between Singapore and China in the field of space and satellite technology.
811 Feb 2015 Wed
In partnership with Thales Alenia Space and the Thales team in Singapore, NTU is launching a joint research laboratory named Smart Small Satellite Systems - Thales in NTU (S4TIN) that aims to leverage the rapidly growing nanosatellite and microsatellite segments.
910 Feb 2015 Tue
New home prices have weakened over the past year, and analysts say new units are likely to be more competitively priced.
1006 Feb 2015 Fri
The three-day carnival aims to educate new investors and encourage them to start trading in stocks.