- What are the reasons provided by the government?
- How much does the package cost? (The total expenditure of Budget 2006 in FY2006 is expected to be $30.6 billion. Source)
- Who will be the happiest people?
The Straits Times Interactive(!) has an snap poll on its front page on how people will be spending the money. Takes a while to load, but 42% (94 of the 227 who voted) chose to save for a rainy day. 2% (5) chose to upgrade themselves, the same percentage on splurge on a meal. Take with a pinch of salt, of course.