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Taxes, labour policies and social issues raised in Budget debate

MPs raised a host of questions and made proposals ahead of Finance Minister Lawrence Wong's Budget round-up speech. ST PHOTO: LIM YAOHUI
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SINGAPORE - Ahead of Finance Minister Lawrence Wong's Budget round-up speech on Wednesday (March 2), MPs on Tuesday raised a host of questions and made proposals. There were three broad themes: taxes, labour issues ranging from better wages to work prospects for local workers, and social issues such as eldercare and education.

A few of the MPs' observations stood out either because they provided a fresh take, made suggestions that could be actionable, or reiterated earlier proposals worth adopting.

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