Budget 2018

Six major challenges ahead...

The skyline of Singapore's Central Business District in a photo taken on Mar 25, 2017.
The skyline of Singapore's Central Business District in a photo taken on Mar 25, 2017.PHOTO: ST FILE

The Budget not only addresses Singapore’s immediate needs and concerns, but is also a strategic plan that helps position the country for the future. In his Budget speech, Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat highlighted key trends that will shape Singapore’s spending needs for the next decade.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 20, 2018, with the headline 'Six major challenges ahead...'. Print Edition | Subscribe