07 Mar 2014 12:39
Singapore's water consumption has gone up by about 5 per cent during this dry spell. But for now, Environment and Water Resources Minister Vivian Balakrishnan said there is no need for water rationing in Singapore, if a lid is kept on demand and consumption.
07 Mar 2014 19:16
The government is looking into further raising the re-employment age from 65 years old to 67, said Senior Minister of State for Manpower Amy Khor during the debate on the Manpower Ministry's budget.
07 Mar 2014 17:09
Speaking in Parliament during his ministry's estimates, Acting Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin said an over-riding consideration in shaping the country's manpower policies is - does it on balance benefit Singaporeans and Singapore?
07 Mar 2014 21:47
The key goal of the Education Ministry is to bring out the best in every child, whatever his or her starting point, assures Education Minister Heng Swee Keat on Friday at his ministry's Committee of Supply debate in Parliament.
07 Mar 2014 19:54
There is scope to help small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) take on more, or larger government projects, said Senior Minister of State for Finance Josephine Teo on Friday.
Singapore's spending needs will increase over time, but that should not drive GIC and Temasek to take on more risks, Senior Minister of State for Finance Josephine Teo said on Friday.