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    Budget designed for every Government to earn own keep: Chan Chun Sing

    The minister also responds to suggestions - voiced by WP members - that the Government is ignoring the short-term pains of the economy.
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    MPs weigh adequacy of near-term help for businesses in Budget 2017

    Some Members of Parliament voiced concerns about the lack of support for local businesses to tide through immediate challenges such as the rise in ...
  3. Lawrence Wong - Singapore Budget Forum

    Companies must think internationally from the start: Lawrence Wong

    Singapore companies have no choice but to think regionally or globally, says Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance ...
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    Never an ideal time for water price hike: Lawrence Wong

    Speaking at Channel NewsAsia's Singapore Budget Forum, Minister for National Development and Second Minister for Finance Lawrence Wong says he ...
  5. heng swee keat budget 2017 (1)

    Singapore Budget 2017 aims for innovative economy, quality environment and inclusive society

    Highlights include an enhanced corporate income tax rebate, a 30 per cent hike in the price of water and an increase in CPF housing grants.
  6. The tap water supply in part of the city of Lanzhou, China has been suspended

    Budget 2017: Water prices to rise by 30% over 2 years

    The increase in price is a reflection of rising costs of producing water, says Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat in his Budget speech.