What Govt has done for Singaporeans

What Govt has done for Singaporeans



Stabilised the housing market

Cleared first-timer queues for Housing Board flats

Doubled subsidies for flats

Built 52,000 flats - or that of two Clementi New Towns - in the last three years


Will raise re-employment age beyond 65 within a few years

Help older Singaporeans unlock savings in their flats

Improve CPF Life payouts to keep pace with the cost of living, especially for lower-income groups

Roll out MediShield Life to allow retirees to enjoy comprehensive medical benefits for themselves and their dependents


Halved the inflow of foreign workers since 2011

Deferred more than $2 billion worth of government projects - like the new Science Centre and extensions to Gardens by the Bay - to spread out demand for construction workers

This article by The Straits Times was published in MyPaper, a free, bilingual newspaper published by Singapore Press Holdings.

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