“Observations on Current Economic Developments” – Fireside Chat Remarks by Mr Edward S Robinson, Deputy Managing Director (Economic Policy) & Chief Economist, Monetary Authority of Singapore, at the Nomura ASEAN Conference on 4 March 2021

Introduction     In my remarks, I will reflect on the economic impact of COVID-19 and policy responses; next, survey the current state of play, and conclude with key aspects of the ongoing policy agenda. This Time was Different 2      This time,…

Reply by Mr Ong Ye Kung, Minister for Transport, on behalf of Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Senior Minister and Minister In Charge of MAS, at Committee of Supply 2021 – Amendment M0120, M0150, U0024, P0159, U0296, U0259, U0592

For the Parliament Sitting on 26 February 2021 U – Prime Minister’s Office That the total sum to be allocated for U – Prime Minister’s Office of the Estimates be reduced by $100. Name and Constituency of MP Ms Jessica Tan Soon…

Keynote Speech for Panel Two: “The Role of Tech – Building Resilience Through Smart Cities and Cybersecurity” by Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister-in-Charge of the Smart Nation Initiative Dr Vivian Balakrishnan at the Middle East Institute Annual Conference

Excellencies Distinguished Guests Ladies and Gentlemen I’m very happy to join you for this year’s Middle East Institute Annual Conference. Let me begin with a central proposition: COVID-19 has not changed history. But it has exposed the pre-existing defects and…