Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's deputy prime minister and finance minister, is seen in Singapore on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's deputy prime minister and finance minister, is seen in Singapore on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's deputy prime minister and finance minister, is seen in Singapore on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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Singapore’s budget carries dual benefits

  • The package aims to ward off the economic fallout from the Covid-19 outbreak while also looking forward to a general election expected to be called this year

Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's deputy prime minister and finance minister, is seen in Singapore on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's deputy prime minister and finance minister, is seen in Singapore on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
Heng Swee Keat, Singapore's deputy prime minister and finance minister, is seen in Singapore on Wednesday. Photo: Bloomberg
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