19 Feb '18, 8am

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#SGBudget2018

A carbon tax is a common tool used to control the amount of earth-warming greenhouse gases being released into the atmosphere. About 67 countries and jurisidictions, including China, the European Union and Japan, have implemented or announced plans to implement such a scheme. Its aim is to incentivise emitters to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions and improve energy efficiency.

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Singapore to impose carbon tax from 2019

Singapore to impose carbon tax from 2019

sbs.com.au 19 Feb '18, 11am

Singapore said Monday it would impose a carbon tax from next year to cut its greenhouse gas emissions and make companies m...

Singapore to impose carbon tax from 2019

livemint.com 19 Feb '18, 10am

The carbon tax in Singapore, to be applied to all sectors, will be Sg$5.0 ($3.8) per tonne of greenhouse gas emissions fro...

#SGBudget2018

straitstimes.com 19 Feb '18, 9am

The new e-tax, which does not affect e-commerce for goods such as online shopping, will be levied on two types of services...

#SGBudget2018

straitstimes.com 19 Feb '18, 9am

The GST hike comes after months of anticipation. DBS senior economist Irvin Seah had said in a report by ST in November th...

Singapore is facing a severe aging crisis, whic...

bloomberg.com 19 Feb '18, 9am

Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced a range of tax increases in his budget, including a 2 percentage-point...

LATEST: Singapore plans to raise Goods and Serv...

bloomberg.com 19 Feb '18, 9am

Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced a range of tax increases in his budget, including a 2 percentage-point...

Singapore Plans to Boost Goods and Services Tax...

bloomberg.com 19 Feb '18, 9am

Singapore Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat announced a range of tax increases in his budget, including a 2 percentage-point...

Everything you need to know about Budget Statem...

mothership.sg 19 Feb '18, 9am

It’s that time of the year again. Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered the 2018 Budget statement at 3.30pm in Parliam...

Everything you need to know about Budget Statem...

mothership.sg 19 Feb '18, 10am

It’s that time of the year again. Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat delivered the 2018 Budget statement at 3.30pm in Parliam...

Adult S'poreans will get SG Bonus of up to $300 after overall budget surplus in FY2017

Adult S'poreans will get SG Bonus of up to $300...

straitstimes.com 19 Feb '18, 7am

The budget for the 2017 financial year remains expansionary for the domestic economy, said Mr Heng, who expects a basic de...

Singapore Budget 2018: Winners and Losers

bloomberg.com 19 Feb '18, 1pm

Rebate -- Corporate income tax rebate raised to 40% for 2018, and extended to 20% in 2019 Companies spending on research a...

Singapore to pay bonus to all citizens after su...

hindustantimes.com 19 Feb '18, 11am

All Singapore citizens aged 21 and above will get a one-off “SG Bonus” of up to S$300 each as the 2017 budget came in with...

Here's the TicToc on Singapore: -The winners an...

bloomberg.com 19 Feb '18, 2pm

Rebate -- Corporate income tax rebate raised to 40% for 2018, and extended to 20% in 2019 Companies spending on research a...

Singapore artist uses Straits Times to illustra...

scmp.com 20 Feb '18, 4am

Some of us will insist that not all news is “fake”. But non-journalists seem increasingly of the view that the media indus...

5 ways Budget 2018 will affect millennials

5 ways Budget 2018 will affect millennials

juice.com.sg 20 Feb '18, 12pm

The Singapore government announced its budgeting plans for the coming financial year yesterday (20 February), and while th...