Budget Speech Video

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, delivered the Budget Speech for the Financial Year 2015 in Parliament.

 
 
 
 
Budget 2015: We Have to Change Our Culture
Budget 2015: We Have to Change Our Culture:(03m34s)

There is a need for Singapore’s economic and social culture to evolve, so that we can achieve this transformation towards deep skills and innovation. Individuals, employers and everyone else play a role in changing our culture.


Budget 2015: Fairness in Retirement
Budget 2015: Fairness in Retirement:(03m42s)

Silver Support is a new and permanent scheme that will complement Workfare to supplement income in retirement for needy seniors, and help mitigate inequalities throughout life.


 
Budget 2015: Learning at Every Age
Budget 2015: Learning at Every Age:(03m49s)

Through SkillsFuture, we will help Singaporeans develop the skills and mastery needed to take our economy to the next level, and empower each individual to chart their own journey in life, gain fulfilment at work, even in their senior years.

 
Budget 2015: Raising Income Tax for the Top Income Earners
Budget 2015: Raising Income Tax for the Top Income Earners:(03m51s)

Singapore has a fair and equitable system of taxation and benefits, with a highly progressive system and a low tax burden on the middle income.


 
Budget 2015: Conclusion
Budget 2015: Conclusion: The Spirit of What We are Creating in Singapore:(02m47s)

 



 
Budget 2015: Building Our Future, Strengthening Social Security
Budget 2015: Building Our Future, Strengthening Social Security:(02h22m)

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.

Budget 2015: Building Our Future, Strengthening Social Security (With Sign Language Interpretation)
Budget 2015: Building Our Future, Strengthening Social Security (With Sign Language Interpretation):(02h21m34s)

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.

Budget 2015: Round Up Speech(01h38m29s)

Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam delivered the 2015 Budget Debate Round-Up Speech in Parliament on 5 March 2015.


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