budget 2017


3 tech trends to change SME growth in 2017 and beyond

SINGAPORE (March 24): Using technology creatively to manage the business back-end can enable even the smallest start-ups to compete on the regional and even the global stage.


Structural challenges remain for Singapore

SINGAPORE (March 6): Singapore has received some much-needed good economic news of late, with economic growth and exports surprising to the upside.

Budget 2017: moving forward the Singapore way

SINGAPORE (Feb 22): Our journey towards SG100 continues with moving forward together – the Singapore Way – in Budget 2017.

Investing strategy

Here are some stocks DBS says should benefit from Budget 2017

SINGAPORE (Feb 22): DBS is picking growth stocks Genting Singapore, Thai Beverage, UOB, SGX, Sheng Siong,

What Budget 2017 addressed, and what it didn’t, according to Maybank

SINGAPORE (Feb 22): Maybank Kim Eng maintains its 2017 gross domestic product (GDP) estimates at 2.5% following the release of the Singapore Budget 2017 on Monday , noting that this year’s Budget i

Singapore carbon tax would hit refiners, help renewables

SINGAPORE (Feb 21): Singapore's proposed plan to tax greenhouse gas emissions would probably hit oil refiners hard, ramping up costs in an industry that has been central to the city-state's rapid d

Singapore set for modest fiscal push in 2017 Budget as growth risks abound

SINGAPORE (Feb 20): Singapore’s 2017 budget is set to deliver a modest fiscal push to an economy that’s facing a gloomy trade outlook just as it starts to rebound.

Why an economic-centric focus for Budget 2017 is in order

SINGAPORE (Feb 8): UOB is forecasting an overall budget surplus of $6.7 billion for FY16 -- 0.9% higher than the Singapore government’s estimate of $3.4 billion -- on expectations of higher contrib

Be prepared to pay more for water this year, says Masagos

SINGAPORE (Feb 8): Water costs are likely to see a hike this year after 17 years of constant pricing, said Singapore’s Minister for the Environment and Water Resources, Masagos Zulkifli, during a v

Budget statement to be delivered by Minister Heng Swee Keat on Feb 20

SINGAPORE (Jan 3): The Ministry of Finance announced that the Budget statement will be delivered by the Minister of Finance Heng Swee Keat on Feb 20.

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