Heart of the Matter - S1: How Singapore businesses and workers can thrive in a post-pandemic new normal
The Fortitude Budget announced in Parliament this week brings the total bill of Singapore's COVID-19 packages to just under S$100 billion. Will payouts and other measures help businesses and workers tide the recession? What is the outlook for jobs and SMEs, and what does the path to economic recovery look like?
Lin Suling speaks to Chee Hong Tat, Senior Minister of State for Trade and Industry and Education, Joanne Guo, Assistant Chief Executive Officer of the Singapore Business Federation and Sumit Agarwal, Low Tuck Kwong Distinguished Professor of Finance at the NUS Business School.