SGBudget2019 Automation Support Package extended by 2 years
THE government will extend the Automation Support Package (ASP) by two years, said Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat on Monday. The ASP was launched in Budget 2016, and is meant to help firms deploy large-scale automation, such as robotics and the Internet of Things. Read more at The Business Times.
Singapore returns to tighter COVID-19 measures: What's allowed under the new rules?
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Singapore Budget 2019: Singapore sees over 220 venture capital deals, worth US$4.2b, a yearSINGAPORE'S start-up eco-system is flourishing, boasting of more than 220 venture capital deals per year, worth close to US$4.2 billion, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in Parliament. Read more at The Business Times. cindysoh 👍
Singapore Budget 2019: Productivity grew 3.6% a year in the past 3 yearsPRODUCTIVITY, as measured by real value-added per actual hour worked, grew by 3.6 per cent per year in the past three years, higher than the 1.6 per cent per annum growth recorded in the preceding three years, from 2012 to 2015. Read more at The Business Times.
Singapore Budget 2019: Looking at past to chart way forward in Bicentennial yearSINGAPORE - As Singapore marks its bicentennial year this year, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat urged Singaporeans to reflect on the 'twists and turns' in the island's history to chart a path forward for an even better future.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Singapore Budget 2019: Singapore to launch new Professional Conversion Programmes for new growth areasSINGAPORE will launch new Professional Conversion Programmes (PCPs) relating to blockchain, embedded software and prefabrication to prepare Singaporeans to move into new growth areas, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in Parliament on Monday. Read more at The Business Times.
Singapore Budget 2019: Enterprise Singapore to launch Scale-up programme for startupsENTERPRISE Singapore will launch a Scale-up SG programme that partners both the private and public sectors to help startups and smaller companies scale up, said Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat on Monday. Read more at The Business Times.
Budget 2019: Govt ministers’ conflicting views on funding source of Merdeka PackageHealthcare is among the top priorities in Singapore’s 2019 budget, yet, two key government ministers disagree on where the source of funding will come from for the Merdeka Package which is the centerpiece of the government’s healthcare program.
Singapore’s ‘hefty’ 2019 national budget underway before the upcoming electionsThe Singaporean government is ready to announce this week the 2019 budget described as “generous” and “expansionary.” This will be months before the local elections kick in.
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Support for Singaporeans, businesses are key themes in Heng Swee Keat's Budget 2019 speechSINGAPORE - Support for Singaporeans in the face of economic restructuring, opportunities for businesses to grow, and a caring and inclusive home for all.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Singapore Budget 2019: Follow The Straits Times for live coverage of Heng Swee Keat's speechSINGAPORE - What will this year's Budget bring?. Read more at straitstimes.com.