How does the Singapore Government manage the national Budget to ensure that Singapore’s current and future needs are addressed, while remaining fiscally sustainable?
In this section, you can learn about the measures and initiatives that the Singapore Government introduced in past Budgets. In the lead up to Budget Day, there will be features examining what some Singaporeans and businesses have to say about the impact of the Budget measures on their lives.
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Support for Lower and Middle Income Families (Infographics)
Check out the infographics on the range of support available to lower and middle income families.
Supporting Families, Keeping Singapore United
As Singapore undergoes demographic, economic and societal changes, greater demands will be placed on families. Tackling the increasingly complex challenges will require the Government and the community to stay united. To this end, Budget 2018 introduced a range of new and enhanced measures to support families and individuals.
Budget 2018: Boosting Community Support For Elderly Care
Budget 2018 supports seniors through initiatives to build a senior-centric community support system, integrate healthcare and social support for seniors, plus top-up to funds to improve accessibility to more care options.
Are You the Boss? Budget 2018 Has These Measures for You
If you run an SME in Singapore or are thinking of starting your own business, here’s what Budget 2018 has in store for you.
At The Heart Of Singapore’s Budgets
As our social needs change, social expenditure has increased over the years. Here’s what we’ve been spending on to build an inclusive and caring society, where everyone can look to the future with optimism.
Supporting Our People – From Young To Old, At Home And At Work
Investing in Singaporeans - from educating our children to honouring our seniors, here’s how we are building a better future for all of us.
Refreshing Singapore’s Infrastructure For Future Generations
Investing in Singapore’s infrastructure capacity for the future - expect improved public transportation systems, a new airport terminal, and a mega port.
Past Budget Measures
As Budget 2018 draws nearer, let’s look back at some of the past Budget measures that create a positive and significant impact to businesses and the daily lives of Singaporeans.
Beyond Payouts And Savings – How You Gained From Past Budgets
Each year’s Budget introduces various measures that build upon previous Budget initiatives to strengthen Singapore’s economy and society. Here are some significant ones.
Injecting More Into Singapore’s Healthcare As We Age
What are we spending our healthcare budget on? From new hospitals to medical subsidies, find out more in this article!
Securing Singapore With Ready And Resilient People
With terror threats on the rise, we must continue to invest in security to keep Singapore safe.
How a Local Travel Company Works Smart
Be inspired by this local travel company and see how they expanded their business by building human resource capabilities and leveraging on technology.
At 64, This Lifelong Learner Continues To Pick Up New Skills
Our population is ageing. By 2030, about 1 in four Singaporeans would be 65 years or older. How do we enable our seniors to age in place actively and confidently?
A Helping Hand For Households
A helping hand for households – Here’s a story of how a family of nine managed to sail through the tougher times with support from the Government.
Moving Ahead Together! How Singapore's Budgets Drive Economic Growth
How did Singapore use its past Budgets to tackle industry transformation and economic restructuring?
How Singapore’s Finances Are Managed
What are the challenges that the Government faces in the planning of our national Budget? What are the various considerations?
The Challenges In State Spending
Have you ever wondered how the Singapore Government manages its revenue and expense?
Last updated on 18 Apr 2018