Budget 2019: Govt to spend S$3.6 billion in next 3 years to help workers and SMEs

Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced in the Budget speech that the government will spend S$3.6 billion over the next 3 years on Singapore workers

18/2/2019 12:08:00 PM

Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced in the Budget speech that the government will spend S$3.6 billion over the next 3 years on Singapore workers and small-medium enterprises (SMEs). Please send your feedback and enquiries to...

Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced in the Budget speech that the government will spend S$3.6 billion over the next 3 years on Singapore workers

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As it happens: Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivers Budget 2019SINGAPORE: Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will deliver the Budget 2019 statement in Parliament at 3.30pm on Monday (Feb 18). Mr Heng has said ... BOOOOOOOOOOO!!!

WATCH: Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivers Budget 2019 speech

Singapore Finance Minister Heng set to unveil Budget 2019Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat is set to present the Budget for fiscal year starting April 2019 in Parliament at 3.30 pm on Monday (18 February). The package was first announced by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong at the National Day Rally last August. Heng is also expected to announce schemes to help