Singapore affairs

All matters that affect every Singaporean, from jobs to important Covid-19 news. 



Key statistics (as of 4/10/2021):


Total number of Covid-19 cases


Total number of Covid-19 deaths

4.5 million

Singapore residents are fully vaccinated, which equates to 82 per cent of the population


Singapore residents have taken at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine



SFF 2023: President Tharman talks about job disruption in the age of AI in a fireside chat

Plan for the unexpected: How to protect financial assets and welfare amid life’s uncertainties

S’pore gov’t to strengthen anti-money laundering regime following recent S$2.8B scandal

MOF announces new S$1.1B Cost-of-Living Support Package – here’s what S’poreans can expect

Household net worth up 8.9% – assets hit $3 trillion as S’poreans pay off loans, invest more

“I see crypto to be of no value”: Here are 6 things you may not know about Tan Kin Lian

He got into MOF without knowing stocks or bonds: 7 things you might not know about Ng Kok Song

Poetry, cats and Jay Chou: 7 interesting facts you probably didn’t know about Tharman

Didn’t watch PM Lee’s National Day Rally speech? Here are 5 key takeaways you need to know

Tharman, Ng Kok Song and Tan Kin Lian qualify to run for S’pore presidential elections

Singapore Reserves Revealed interview with PM Lee: “Without them, GST would have to be 19%”

PM Lee issues Writ of Election for S’pore Presidential Election, Polling Day to be held on Sept 1

GIC results: Every dollar invested is worth about 4x more after 20 years – can you do it too?

Temasek lost S$7.3 billion in 2022, gained S$76 billion in the pandemic – how did that happen?

Could Tharman be Singapore’s last president?

S’pore’s Presidential Elections are coming up – here’s a breakdown of what you need to know

S’poreans are financially stressed by inflation, but being uninsured is the last thing you want

SM Tharman confirms candidacy for S’pore’s upcoming presidential elections

Singapore attracted S$140 billion from abroad thanks to its successful handling of COVID-19

S’pore’s eighth president Halimah Yacob announces decision not to stand for re-election

BudgetMealGoWhere: New website lets you find cheap eats from S$3 at nearby HDB coffeeshops

No passports: S’pore introducing QR code clearances at Tuas, Woodlands checkpoints in 2024

Looking for a job? Train in ChatGPT as 9 in 10 employers seek AI skills, according to US survey

3,500 millionaires to become S’pore citizens in 2023 – how much did they contribute to get it?

1 in 17 Singaporean residents is an investment millionaire, an increase of 40% in a decade

HDB households to get U-Save vouchers, S&CC rebates in April as part of first GSTV payout

The future of work: Could the four-day week catch on in Singapore?

S’pore’s record low fertility rates can’t be fixed as it has nothing to do with living costs

S’poreans can now send money directly to Indian bank accounts with new PayNow-UPI linkage

Staying competitive in a challenging world: Will Budget 2023 turbocharge the S’pore economy?


Singapore has undoubtedly been a bright spot for the global startup landscape in recent years, and is home to a number of unicorns.

In recent years, there has been a rise in the popularity of electric vehicles (EVs) and governments have released policies and grants aimed at boosting its adoption.

Ever since the Covid-19 pandemic hit, e-commerce has boomed in popularity, with consumers buying everything from home appliances to groceries online.

foodpanda is a leading delivery platform in Asia dedicated to bringing consumers a wide range of food, groceries and more, quickly and conveniently.

Amid soaring demand for online and mobile alternatives, new digital players are transforming banking for individuals and companies.

Interest in cryptocurrency is at an all-time high, and Singapore has emerged as a key blockchain and crypto hub in Asia.

A look at how the Singapore government has been harnessing technology to improve lives for all.

The global pandemic has disrupted lifestyles, healthcare, workplace cultures, business operations, and more.

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© 2021 GRVTY Media Pte. Ltd.
(UEN 201431998C.)