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Channel NewsAsia
Condominiums install parcel locker systems ahead of public housing estatesout at public housing estates in Punggol and Bukit Panjang next year under a pi
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
out at public housing estates in Punggol and Bukit Panjang next year under a pilot initiative. Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam had said last year that there are plans for a federated locker system in residential areas to improve... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore invited to participate in G20 meetings and summit in 2018of work." It added that the G20 Eminent Persons Group on Global Financial Gove
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
of work." It added that the G20 Eminent Persons Group on Global Financial Governance, chaired by Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam and tasked to review issues relating to global financial governance, will submit its final... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Should we bring back estate duty? « Opinion « TR EMERITUSED. While Singapore never had CGT, we had ED all while, until it was abolished
The Temasek Review / Posted 13 days ago
ED. While Singapore never had CGT, we had ED all while, until it was abolished in 2008. In 2008, Minister for Finance Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam (MOF) informed Parliament that he had decided to remove ED for deaths on and after 15 February... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Dr Chee: Don’t bluff people « Opinion « TR EMERITUSlo and behold, it wasn’t Dr Balakrishnan but the SDP who was spreading “fear an
The Temasek Review / Posted 15 days ago
lo and behold, it wasn’t Dr Balakrishnan but the SDP who was spreading “fear and alarm”, at least according to Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam. And like his party mate, Mr Tharman gave the SDP’s alternative policies a good thwack. At the Bukit... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Why the PM doesn’t need friends « Opinion « TR EMERITUSas government spending is growing. The SDP points out that back in the General
The Temasek Review / Posted 19 days ago
as government spending is growing. The SDP points out that back in the General Elections of 2015, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam denied the SDP’s claims that there will be a GST increase, claiming that “there is no basis” to those... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PM Lee's comments on impending tax hike 'in line' with DPM Tharman's 2015 statement: MOFon Sunday (Nov 19) that raising taxes is not a matter of whether, but when, is
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
on Sunday (Nov 19) that raising taxes is not a matter of whether, but when, is "in line" with what Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam had said in 2015 on the adequacy of revenue, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) said on Tuesday. The... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore set for tax hike: What could it be and when?keep it progressive and how the latest change was only announced in 2015. Depu
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
keep it progressive and how the latest change was only announced in 2015. Deputy Prime Minister and then-Finance Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam announced in his Budget address in 2015 that marginal tax rates will go up for the top 5 per cent of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Digitisation, GST to make India attractive place for businessthe banking system, he pointed out. Jaitley, who is on a two-day visit to Sing
Business Standard India / Posted 29 days ago
the banking system, he pointed out. Jaitley, who is on a two-day visit to Singapore, will meet Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat latoday. Tomorrow, he will meet Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong,... Read more
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The Temasek Review
‘Don’t stop learning’: Flashback to 30 years ago in 1987 « Letters « TR EMERITUS11 into adulthood, as people are encouraged to think about the learning process
The Temasek Review / Posted 1 months ago
11 into adulthood, as people are encouraged to think about the learning process as a lifelong one. Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam launched the MySkillsFuture website yesterday, as well as SkillsFuture Advice, a new public outreach... Read more

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