TRANSPORT and logistics companies are thankful for the diesel road tax rebate to help mitigate the unexpected hike in diesel excise duty announced in Monday's Budget. But DBS economist Irvin Seah has...
SEVERAL tax incentive schemes have been allowed to lapse after they were reviewed for relevance by the Ministry of Finance, as part of the Budget package delivered on Monday.
THE expansion of goods and services tax (GST) to cross-border shipments worth less than S$400 was missing from the Budget for the second year in a row. Fiscal hawks had hoped for such a levy on...
DIESEL duties were doubled on Monday in a bid to cut pollution from exhaust, two years after the tax system for diesel fuel was first rejigged.
THE Singapore economy slowed last year - and will likely only cool further, according to the latest news from the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI).
SINGAPORE'S fourth-quarter economic growth missed estimates in the last stretch of 2018, shaving a fraction off its performance for the full year.
GROWTH in household income per head slowed last year, despite a shrinking number of people under each roof.
RETAIL sales this year could stay sluggish, analysts warned, after full-year figures were released by the Department of Statistics on Tuesday.