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  1. Heng Swee Keat at post-Budget forum

    Principles for Budget 2019 reflect the ‘Singapore way’: Heng Swee Keat

  2. Heng Swee Keat Parliament

    ‘A decision not taken lightly’: Heng Swee Keat explains reasons for GST hike

    Rounding off the Budget debate in Parliament, Mr Heng outlined that the increase in GST is required to support needs like healthcare, pre-school ...
  3. Heng Swee Keat at post-Budget forum

    ‘Cannot see each year’s Budget in isolation’: Heng responds to those who feel left out of Budget 2019

    The Finance Minister also said the Budget is the country’s strategic financial plan for the future, and not a bag of benefits that serves some in ...
  4. heng swee keat

    'Take the difficult road today', Heng Swee Keat urges firms

    Singapore needs to double down on restructuring as its labour force growth tapers or companies will find it even harder in the future, says the ...
  5. Heng Swee Keat Budget 2019

    Commentary: The Singapore Budget and Heng Swee Keat’s shift away from Big Government

    Under Heng Swee Keat, Singapore’s annual Budgets have shifted to give the business community more skin in the game of positioning the economy for ...
  6. chan chun sing, heng swee keat

    Commentary: 2019 – a year for political consolidation or a year for elections?

    The most important considerations for when polls may be called could boil down to the mechanics of political transition.
  7. Heng Swee Keat at Ask the Finance Minister forum 2019

    Is Budget 2019 an election budget? 'I don't plan on that basis,' says Heng Swee Keat

    The Budget is a “strategic plan” to ensure Singapore’s long-term success and it is not based on election cycles, says Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat.
  8. Shoppers standing outside a luxury retail store in a shopping mall along Orchard road

    Budget 2019: Services sector to face ‘challenge’ of tighter foreign worker quota, but adapting firms will benefit

    Local start-up honestbee, for one, believes the impending quota changes will have “minimal impact” on its business.
  9. Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat waves as he leaves Parliament

    7 things you need to know about Budget 2019

  10. Singapore Bicentennial i Light display

    Bicentennial Bonus: What you need to know