Budget 2008


- Singapore Budget 2008: Budget Speech 2008 [PDF] [WORD]

The Budget
- The Online Citizen: 5 Minutes With… Leong Sze Hian on the budget
- My Little Corner: Singapore Budget 2008
- The States Times: A Bo-Chap Budget
- utopia: alternate view of Budget 2008
- Blowin’ In The Wind: Remarkable Singapore
- BothSidesOfTheJohorStraits: Singapore is reserved about our reserves domestically, but not internationally…
- Singapore Life and Times: Better to recieve
- Musings of a Stay-at-home Mum: Budget Day
- Celluloid Reality(s): The end of the fairy-tale? Singapore’s economy hits a bump.
- Perspective Unlimited: Is the Budget Inflationary?
- Young PAP Blog: A Great Budget, But Does It Service?

For the Ministers and the Elites
- Pseudonymity: Singapore Government Ministers To Cost Taxpayers 15% More
- My Sketchbook: ministers’ impending pay raise?
- Simply Jean: Estate duty to be abolished in Singapore
- Nicholas M Ong: Singapore Government Mnisters to Cost Taxpayers 15 pct more

For the Elderly, the Poor and the Meek
- in a blink of an eye: Budget 2008
- Feed me to the Fish: Hongbao Budget 2008 – Straits Times or Reuters?

Growth Dividends
- LadyJava: Singapore budget 2008
- My Singapore News: Ungrateful Singaporeans
- Hear Ye! Hear Ye!: Greedy Singaporeans

Defense
- ringisei: Spare some change please

Forum Chat
- HWZ: Budget 2008: Your thoughts?
- SPUG: Budget 2008
- sgForums: $$$ BUDGET 2008 $$$
- sgForums: Govt going to give money again
- Coffee Shop Talk: Budget FAILED to address issues

The Media & Analysts
- PWC: Budget Commentary 2008 – Singapore [PDF]
- The Singapore Stock Market: DBS Vickers talk about singapore’s budget 2008
- Yahoo News: Singapore budget disappoints on tax, sees deficit
- Reuters: S’pore govt ministers to cost taxpayers 15 pct more
- Gulfnews: Singapore budget disappoints as income taxes are held steady
- Guardian: ANALYSTS VIEW 4-Singapore’s FY2008/09 budget
- MSJ: Singapore Budget Tackles Inflation
- CNA: Budget Speech 2008
- News from the 146th by Paddy Tan

If nothing else, click here. [Household Benefits Calculator for FY2008 Budget Initiatives]

8 Apr 2008
- Siew Kum Hong: Budget 2008: MICA, 29 February 2008

3 Mar 2008
- Die neue Welle: Ego Nego!
- Nomed Letters: When you give an inch, they take a yard

29 Feb 2008
- Sgpolitics: My take on the Parliamentary debates for 25,26 Feb
- The Online Citizen: Government fees freeze doesn’t address real concerns

28 Feb 2008
- e pur si muove: Acidflask’s summary of Budget Speech 2008
- Diary of A Singaporean Mind: What is your problem, Sylvia Lim?
- Nomed Letters: Now we got more money for…
- Hear Ye! Hear Ye!: Home ownership as a hedge against inflation
- Sgpolitics: Parliamentary snapshots (26 and 27 Feb 08)
- The States Times: A Fishy Story
- Siew Kum Hong: Speech by Minister Tharman: 27 February 2008

27 Feb 2008
- The Daily Backtrack: The Auntie’s View on the Budget
- Mr Wang Says So: The Government Missed By $7,150,000,000. Just Another Honest Mistake
- The Online Citizen: Bitter medicine prescription – with a little spin thrown in
- Sgpolitics: Parliamentary snapshots (25 and 26 Feb 08)
- BothSidesOfTheJohorStraits: …Ministry of Finance should be replaced by a bunch of dart-throwing chimps!
- Singapore Patriot: Bring back our 5% GST, Tharman
- My Singapore News: A $6.4b happy mistake
- utopia: 2008 budget…what did they say again?
- Siew Kum Hong: Budget 2008: Speech on Budget Statement, 26 February 2008

26 Feb 2008
- Balderdash: …interesting nuggets about tax relief
- Sgpolitics.net: Budget 2008 highlights

25 Feb 2008
- The Online Citizen: Reflections on Budget 2008
- Diary of A Singaporean Mind: Lucky to be a citizen of an affluent island..

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