Heng Swee Keat

Lawrence Wong to become new Minister for Finance, Heng Swee Keat to remain DPM, in Cabinet reshuffle - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Singapore economy

Lawrence Wong to become new Minister for Finance, Heng Swee Keat to remain DPM, in Cabinet reshuffle

Lawrence Wong will be the new Minister for Finance, announced Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong via a statement on April 23.

DPM Heng Swee Keat no longer next PM; to step down as Finance Minister - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Singapore economy

DPM Heng Swee Keat no longer next PM; to step down as Finance Minister

Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Heng Swee Keat will step back as the leader of the fourth-generation (4G) leadership team of the People’s Action Party (PAP).

Singapore growing 'green node' for Asia's sustainability efforts: DPM Heng - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Sustainability

Singapore growing 'green node' for Asia's sustainability efforts: DPM Heng

Singapore is growing a green node for sustainability efforts in Asia and can be a marketplace for carbon credits, says Deputy Prime Minister Heng Swee Keat.

With Covid-19 and digital revolution, Asia’s economic growth 'not foreordained': DPM Heng - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Singapore economy

With Covid-19 and digital revolution, Asia’s economic growth 'not foreordained': DPM Heng

While Asia’s economic prospects are promising, its growth is not foreordained.

Some cheer for REITs unitholders - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Budget 2021

Some cheer for REITs unitholders

Unitholders of REITs are likely to cheer the Budget – for something that wasn’t announced.

Budget 2021 to be announced on Feb 16 - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Budget 2021

Budget 2021 to be announced on Feb 16

The government will announce this coming year’s Budget on Feb 16, according to the Ministry of Finance on Dec 31. 

DPM Heng launches world’s first financial data exchange at Singapore Fintech Festival - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

SFF x SWITCH 2020

DPM Heng launches world’s first financial data exchange at Singapore Fintech Festival

In his opening address at SFF X SWITCH 2020, Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Heng Swee Keat announced the launch of the Singapore Financial Data Exchange (SGFinDex).

Safer Cyberspace Masterplan 2020 launched, aims to protect cyber infrastructure, activities and population - THE EDGE SINGAPORE

Tech

Safer Cyberspace Masterplan 2020 launched, aims to protect cyber infrastructure, activities and population

Singapore has launched its Safer Cyberspace Masterplan 2020, designed to raise the general level of cybersecurity for individuals, communities, enterprises, and organisations here. 

Covid-19

Singapore to commit $20 billion in R&D over next five years

SINGAPORE (June 20): Singapore plans to invest some $20 billion over the next five years to fund scientific research and boost support for innovation and the commercialisation of technologies.

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