PQs from Kwek Hian Chuan Henry on 6th and 7th Nov 2017
1. To ask the Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry)
(a) what is the rollout schedule for the business grant portal for SMEs;
(b) what are the types of schemes that will be put on the portal; and
(c) whether key schemes run by the Ministry of Manpower can be inserted in the first few stage of the rollout.
2. To ask the Minister for National Development whether the Ministry can extend free Sunday parking to all new BTO projects for both mature and non-mature HDB estates.
3. To ask the Minister for Transport
(a) why it is necessary for private hire cars to have child safety seats when it is not required for taxis;
(b) how many child safety seats are needed for private hire cars, especially when passengers may have more than one child travelling with them; and
(c) whether there can be more policy consistency for private hire cars and taxis on this matter.