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Singapore Budget 2019: Singapore to invest more to tackle climate change

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18/2/2019 12:18:00 PM

Singapore to invest more to tackle climatechange SGBudget2019

THE Singapore government will apply a carbon tax on this year’s emissions and launch a Zero Waste masterplan in the second half of 2019, said Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat on Monday. Read more at The Business Times.

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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.

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: 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 Singapore ans 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: Building Singapore as a Global-Asia node of technology, innovation and enterpriseSINGAPORE will press on with industry transformation and build its position as a Global-Asia node of technology, innovation and enterprise, to open up new opportunities as technologies advance and converge. Read more at The Business Times.

Singapore Budget 2019: Singapore to tighten GST import relief, alcohol duty-free concessionSINGAPORE will tighten the goods and services (GST) import relief and the alcohol duty-free concession for travellers, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat said in Parliament on Monday. Read more at The Business Times.

Singapore Budget 2019: S&CC rebate costing S$132 million set asideTHE Singapore government will provide another year of Service and Conservancy Charges (S&CC) rebate to HDB households, said Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat on Monday. Read more at The Business Times.

Singapore Budget 2019: A pleasant surprise for the Merdeka GenerationSINGAPORE - The Merdeka Generation (MG) package for Singapore ans born in the 1950s has turned out to be more generous than anticipated.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Singapore Budget 2019: $6.1b for Merdeka Generation package includes Medisave top-ups, higher Chas subsidiesA total of $6.1 billion will be set aside under the Merdeka Generation Package, the bulk of which will go towards easing the burden of healthcare costs for nearly 500,000 Singapore ans.. Read more at straitstimes.com.

Singapore Budget 2019: 50% personal income tax rebate capped at S$200THE Singapore government will provide a 50 per cent personal income tax rebate that is capped at S$200, for the year of assessment 2019, said Minister for Finance Heng Swee Keat on Monday. Read more at The Business Times. He is getting not shy........the type of amount want me to thank him

Singapore Budget 2019: S$200m for Bicentennial Community Fund, S$1.1b for Bicentennial BonusSINGAPORE will set aside S$200 million for a Bicentennial Community Fund, and introduce a S$1.1 billion Bicentennial Bonus, in the spirit of giving back to society as the Lion City commemorates the Singapore Bicentennial. Read more at The Business Times.