Committee of Supply 2020 Debate, Day 6: Baey Yam Keng on supporting the arts, new busking zones

March 2020

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Committee of Supply 2020 Debate, Day 6: Baey Yam Keng on supporting the arts, new busking zones

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The Government will set aside S$1.6 million to support the arts and culture sector and prepare it for the COVID-19 recovery, said Senior Parliamentary Secretary for Culture, Community and Youth Baey Yam Keng in Parliament on Friday (Mar 6). He said the Government will also provide a 30 per cent subsidy for venue rental and associated costs at national cultural institutions until Jun 30. He also announced that busking zones will be introduced at Singapore River and Ang Mo Kio next month.

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