From The Media - 24 April 2015
Published: 24 Apr 2015 1500 hrs
More lay-offs, but fewer residents lose their jobs; consumer prices fall for the fifth straight month; and shortage of motorcycle COEs leads to higher premium. In other news, young inmates recognised for their achievement and progress; and National Gallery opens for private tours this weekend.
Budget 2015 Round-Up
Published: 05 Mar 2015 1515 hrs
Rounding up the Budget 2015 debate, DPM Tharman focused on three main topics: 1) Economic restructuring and uplifting Singapore's SMEs, 2) The Government's approach to building a fair and inclusive society, and 3) Sustaining a fair and inclusive society in the long term. Look forward to highlights from the Committee of Supply debates on our dedicated microsite!
Budget 2015: Building our future
Published: 23 Feb 2015 1750 hrs
Budget 2015 looks ahead to Singapore’s collective future. With an eye on helping the economy move into one rife with innovation, and creating a society that is just and fair, this year’s Budget focuses on four broad themes: 1) investing in skills of the future and lifelong learning, 2) encouraging innovation and international expansion for businesses, 3) economic and social infrastructure investments, and 4) ensuring retirement adequacy and support for the middle-income.
CPF Advisory Panel recommendations
Published: 04 Feb 2015 1407 hrs
At a glance – More monthly payout options with more choices on Retirement Sum amount; withdraw more in lump sum or top up to meet your individual needs; and get greater assurance and flexibility with more information on Retirement Sum amount.