Budget Videos Building a Strong, United Singapore (2h6m28s) Post-Budget Round-up Speech Budget Speech Pre-Budget On the road to Budget 2019 with the Finance Minister (2m53s) Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat will be delivering the Budget statement tomorrow at 3:30PM. But what really went down before the big speech? Here’s an exclusive look behind-the-scenes, of the work that goes into the Budget. MOF-REACH Pre-Budget 2019 Feedback Exercise (2m14s) The Ministry of Finance collaborated with REACH on a Pre-Budget 2019 exercise from 3 Dec 2018 to 11 Jan 2019. Close to 2500 participants were engaged. This video captures the highlights of some of our participants and their thoughts on the feedback exercise. The Singapore Budget Explained in a Coffee Shop: How is the Budget Raised? (1m36s) Did you know that revenue for the Budget comes from three main sources? Chope a seat, order some kopi and let us explain! #SGBudget #SGBudget2019 The Singapore Budget Explained in a Coffee Shop: What is the Budget Spent on? (1m19s) Every year, billions of dollars go into building a brighter future for Singapore. With Singapore’s needs becoming more diverse, just how is all the money spent? Chope a seat, order some kopi and let us explain! #SGBudget #SGBudget2019 What will tomorrow be like? English (1m0s) Malay (1m0s) Tamil (1m0s) Mandarin (1m0s) A promising start Peace of mind Travel with ease Savouring happiness Stronger social support Enhanced education and career support Better, more affordable healthcare Improved transport systems Watch the video to find out how these aspirations could be possible. #ABrighterFuture REACH-MOF Pre-Budget 2019 Dialogue (2m04s) REACH, in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance, held a Pre-Budget 2019 dialogue on Thu 6 Dec 2018. Close to 100 participants provided views and suggestions for the coming Budget, focusing on the broad themes of innovation, security and external relations, ageing, healthcare, support for families, and philanthropy and volunteerism. This dialogue was chaired by the Minister in Prime Minister’s Office, 2nd Minister for Finance and Education, Ms Indranee Rajah and Minister of State for Foreign Affairs and Social and Family Development, and REACH Chairman, Mr Sam Tan. Budget 2019: How can we plan ahead to build a better future for Singapore? (0m31s) In preparation for Budget 2019, the Ministry of Finance has launched a public feedback exercise. Let us hear your thoughts and suggestions via the REACH website! Budget 2019: Planning for the Future with the Singapore Budget (02m34s) What are our considerations when planning for our future? Why is fiscal sustainability important? Watch this video to find out more! Budget 2019: The National Budget Process (01m14s) How does the Government plan its revenue and spending each year? How are finite resources to be allocated? Watch this video to find out how Singapore’s Budget is determined every year and share it with your family and friends too! Building a Strong, United Singapore (2h06m28s) Budget 2019 outlines a strategic plan to build a strong, united Singapore: a) We will keep Singapore safe and secure b) We will continue to transform and build a vibrant economy c) We will build a caring and inclusive society d) We will continue to build Singapore as a global city and home for all e) We will prepare for the future in a responsible and fiscally sustainable way Introduction: Building a Strong, United Singapore (06m21s) Charting Singapore’s way forward the Singapore way to build a strong and united Singapore. A Safe and Secure Home for All (05m21s) Making Singapore a safe and secure home for all. Strengthening the Building Blocks of a Strong Economy (07m36s) Supporting the growth of companies through the building of deep enterprise capabilities for a strong economy. Investing in our People (08m51s) Ensuring the continual development in the workforce skills of Singaporeans to stay competitive. Merdeka Generation Package (04m32s) Honouring our Merdeka Generation who have played an important role in shaping our Singapore Story. Commemorating Singapore’s Bicentennial (06m24s) Budget 2019 continues to build on the Government’s long term strategy of ensuring Singapore’s growth as a caring society and resilient nation. Ensuring a Sustainable Environment for All (07m29s) Budget 2019 continues to provide high-quality living environments for all Singaporeans. Creating a Sustainable Future for All Singaporeans (06m48s) Budget 2019 charts Singapore’s path forward by ensuring a fiscally sustainable future for Singaporeans. Conclusion: Rising Through the Challenges (04m08s) Budget 2019: Our journey to build a strong, united Singapore continues. Budget 2019: Round-up Speech (1h27m29s) The key principle of the “Singapore Way” allows us to build on what past generations have done, while committing to do our best, so that we can advance and make this little red dot shine even more brightly. Budget RUS 2019 – Introduction: The Singapore Way (02m55s) How does the Singapore Way help us thrive and build a strong, united nation? Budget RUS 2019 – Leaving No Singaporeans Behind (02m10s) Polices are enacted with the view of putting all Singaporean at the centre of what it to be done and to build capacity to ensure that Singaporean have a strong foundation to strive and do well. Budget RUS 2019 – Preparing for Economic Changes (02m43s) Shifting to an innovation-led model to compete with the global economy Budget RUS 2019 – Partnering Singaporeans to Build Future Successes for Singapore (11m46s) Everyone has a part to play in restructuring the economy, build a caring and inclusive society, and keeping Singapore safe and secure. Budget RUS 2019 – Taking a Responsible and Long Term Approach in Planning for Singapore’s Future (06m01s) Using the right tools for the right needs to meet the growing and diverse needs of Singaporeans using our finite resources. Budget RUS 2019 – Maintaining our Strategic Asset to Benefit Current and Future Generations (01m43s) Our reserves are our strategic asset and continuing to grow our reserves would allow current and future generations to benefit and be confident of Singapore’s future. Budget RUS 2019 – Conclusion: Building a Better Singapore for All Singaporeans (06m19s) Budget 2019 is to build a better Singapore for all Singaporeans, who will benefit from a strong and united Singapore: i) With a strong defence, to protect our way of life; ii) A clean and green environment, a liveable city and endearing home; iii) A vibrant economy, where opportunities abound; and iv) A strong sense of community, where no one is left behind. Merdeka Generation Package (01m23s) The Merdeka Generation Package recognizes the Merdeka Generation’s contributions in building Singapore. Here is what they will get in Budget 2019. Bicentennial Bonus (01m10s) From time to time when our surpluses allow, the Government shares national surpluses with Singaporeans and provides more help to those with specific needs. Find out how Bicentennial Bonus does so. Supporting families with school-going children (00m42s) Budget 2019 outlines the support available for families with school-going children. Find out more! Supporting Young Couples (00m59s) Budget 2019 supports young Singaporeans in their marriage and parenthood journey, from housing and caregiving to workplace support. Here is what they will get in Budget 2019. Supporting Our Seniors (00m56s) As more Singaporeans enter their senior years, healthcare needs will grow. Major changes have been made in healthcare to make it more affordable, accessible, and comprehensive. Budget 2019 highlights the support our seniors will receive. Supporting Our Workers (01m08s) Budget 2019 supports Singaporeans in seizing opportunities and securing good jobs. To adapt to a changing economy, it is necessary for workers to continuously upskill and reskill. Take a look at the measures available for our workforce. Helping Businesses and Workers Build Capabilities to Stay Competitive English (01m03s) Mandarin (1m21s) Malay (1m15s) Tamil (1m32s) Budget 2019 will continue to help our businesses to grow and our workers to have better job opportunities. Providing Greater Peace of Mind over Future Healthcare Cost English (01m19s) Mandarin (1m31s) Malay (1m35s) Tamil (1m42s) Budget 2019 will provide greater healthcare assurance for Singaporeans. Fostering a Caring and Inclusive Society English (01m25s) Mandarin (1m29s) Malay (1m37s) Tamil (1m39s) Budget 2019 will provide more support for Singaporeans. Budget 2019 - Building a Strong, United Singapore English (18m24s) Mandarin (18m53s) Malay (23m28s) Tamil (26m54s) Budget 2019 is the Government's approach to building a Strong, United Singapore. We can and we will take Singapore forward.