PQs from Kwek Hian Chuan Henry, 9-11 July 2018
1.To ask the Minister for Trade and Industry what are the implications on our economy and industries arising from
(i) the increasing trade dispute between US and the rest of the world
(ii) the current outlook of a multilateralism trading system and
(iii) the recent efforts of EU and China in exploring closer trade links.
2. To ask the Minister for Finance on how Temasek Holdings and the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation have performed in terms of investment returns over the long term.
3. To ask the Minister for Health whether the Government will consider increasing the subsidy rates under the Community Health Assist Scheme for non-Pioneer Generation seniors above the age of 60 as their levels of retirement adequacy is considerably lower than younger Singaporeans.
4. To ask the Minister for National Development whether HDB will consider extending the lease buyback scheme to 5-room HDB flats given the current difficulty some residents face in selling their flats in mature estates.