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Singapore Budget 2017

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  1. Singapore to invest S$24m to help fill 9,000 jobs in healthcare sector

    Among the 9,000 staff needed at new facilities and services in the public healthcare and community care sectors over the next three years, about ...
  2. Aviation and maritime sectors to see 13,000 new jobs by 2025: Josephine Teo

    The development of smarter ports and efforts to maintain a vibrant local enterprise ecosystem will fuel growth in Singapore’s aviation and ...
  3. Need to strike balance in transport cost burden: Khaw Boon Wan

    Over the years, taxpayers have had to subsidise more of the rising operating costs as public transport fares in Singapore have not kept up, ...
  4. MyInfo platform to be extended to four banks in Q2: Lawrence Wong

    Customers of the three local banks - OCBC, UOB and DBS - and Standard Chartered Bank will be able to give consent for their personal details to be ...
  5. New tripartite workgroup to protect interest of freelancers

    A tripartite workgroup will be formed to study and come up with "workable solutions" to protect the well-being of freelancers in Singapore, says ...
  6. More flexible regulatory and forward-looking measures to help businesses: Iswaran

    Measures include a new multi-tenanted building in the north of Singapore and initiatives to help foster an enabling regulatory environment for the ...
  7. Singapore needs to tackle changes head on: Heng Swee Keat on Budget 2017

    'We are not in a crisis. Nevertheless, the changes we are facing have far-reaching implications. The best way to address them is to meet them head ...
  8. Budget 2017: 10 quotable quotes from Day 2 of the debate

    From the increase in water prices, to communicating policies effectively - here are 10 quoteworthy comments from Day Two of the Parliamentary ...
  9. Budget 2017: Need for fiscal prudence, even as Govt helps workers and businesses, say MPs

    Amid the current economic slowdown, helping affected workers was the top concern of some MPs, as was transforming businesses as well as the ...
  10. ‘Life-changing' internships abroad offer new perspectives and added skills

    “I shudder to even think about what I may be doing now without that experience.” Overseas internships have been “life-changing” moments for two ...