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Singapore Budget 2009

Minister for Finance, Mr. Tharman Shanmugaratnam unveiled a Resilience Package totaling $20.5 billion on 22 January 2009, to help Singapore see through a period of exceptional difficulty. The Package aims to save jobs to the maximum extent possible in the recession, and to help viable companies stay afloat. It also prepares Singapore to emerge with strength when the global economy recovers, and enhances our capabilities and competitiveness for the long term.


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