Resilience Budget,

What About The Hardworking Foreigners?

THE supplementary budget of $48 billion is indeed a very generous one compared to the main budget delivered on 18 February. In addition to the enhanced measures, a new measure in...
Resilience Budget,

Cash Is King

GOVERNMENT has extended, magnanimously and spontaneously, a strong, steady and trustworthy helping hand with the Resilience Budget. It is now up to all to reach out to help themselves in...
Resilience Budget,

Living Day To Day

THE COVID-19 pandemic has placed extraordinary demands and created near insurmountable challenges that both governments and business leaders have to respond effectively to. The humanitarian toll and economic costs create...
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Budget 2020 — 4. What Helping Groups Say

EDUCATION and help for the less fortunate are key factors in the push forward as a society, through challenging times. But for groups that help — be they charity...
Budget 2020

Budget 2020 — 2. What The Property People Say

BIG and small businesses view budgets differently. How does Dr Stephen Riady of OUE view the Budget 2020 announcements, and what does Ku Swee Yong of International Property Advisor have...
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Budget 2020 — 3. What The F&B People Say

EVEN in the best of times, the food and beverage industry suffers from volatility, gauging from the number of outlets that open and close annually. With the Covid-19 outbreak, normally...
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Budget 2020 — 5. What The Small Businesses Say

SMALL businesses form a large community that is at risk from Covid-19 and the economic situation arising from rising operating costs. Here, a disparate group from a variety of...

Mobility Megatrends – Threats And Gains

THE megatrends of the automotive world are heading towards being Connected, Autonomous, Shared and Electrified (C.A.S.E. for short). These megatrends are taking place slowly, since each of the components...

Sharing In The Sharing Economy

THE CHANGES taking place in the automotive industry are manifold and impact different markets distinctly. In most markets, taxation imposes a heavy burden on the sticker price of cars. While...

Infrastructure Is Key In Going Electric

THE RECENTLY released Land Transport Master Plan 2040 gives a sense of government priorities and focus in terms of improving the land transport system in Singapore. With zero car growth...