26 Jan '11, 5am

MOF launches the Budget Challenge: SINGAPORE: Eleven schools will be taking part in the Budget Challenge 2011 to...

SINGAPORE: Eleven schools will be taking part in the Budget Challenge 2011 to debate on their proposed policy initiatives for Singapore. An inaugural collaboration between the Ministry of Finance (MOF) and Parliament, the challenge aims to enhance awareness of the Singapore Budget process and government policies amongst junior college students and students in the final two years of the Integrated Programme. Each participating team will represent a Ministry of their choice and propose a policy initiative. The teams will debate in a Parliamentary setting during the Preliminary round to be held on January 28. The Finals will be held on February 16. The top five teams will advance to the Final round and debate on an assigned topic. This will allow the participants to appreciate the "cut-and-thrust" of a parliamentary style debate on public policy and financing issues. All 11 p...

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