17 Feb '12, 9am

Budget 2012 round-up: Singapore to reduce foreign worker inflow | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Budget 2012 round-up: Singapore to reduce foreign worker inflow | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam delivers a Budget 2012 which will reduce dependance on foreign workers. … The Singapore government unveiled a "Budget For the Future" that will reduce the dependance on foreign workers and do more to build a stronger, more inclusive Singapore. At the same time, the Budget contained a slew of new economic and social measures targeted to help specific groups such as older workers stay in the workforce longer, senior citizens, lower-income and special needs Singaporeans, small and medium enterprises, the transport and tourism sector. In his annual Budget 2012 announcement on Friday, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said Singapore will post an estimated S$2.3 billion surplus for fiscal year 2011. He unveiled the following measures: Foreign Workers The government will tighten the foreign worker quota by re...

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