REACH Post-Budget Contest

(18 Feb to 29 Feb 2020)

“Which Budget announcement means the most to you? Why?”

Have you been following the Budget 2020 announcements?
Share with us your thoughts in the comments below!
20 lucky winners with the most interesting answers will each receive a $10 Starbucks Gift Card!

The contest ends on 29 Feb 2020, 11.59PM!

20 lucky winners will be notified via Facebook direct message.

Terms and conditions apply.

Terms & Conditions


1. This contest is open to all Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents as of the date of entry. Employees of the Ministry of Communications and Information (“MCI”), its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, are not eligible to participate in the contest.

2. The contest starts on 18 February 2020, and ends on 29 February 2020, 11:59 pm, UTC +8. All online entries must be received by 29 February 2020, 11:59 pm, UTC +8.

3. By participating, you agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Terms and Conditions. You represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of MCI as final and binding as it relates to any decisions made in connection with this contest.

Contest Mechanics:

1. Your entry must fulfil all contest requirements, as specified, to be eligible. Entries that are incomplete or that do not adhere to all specified rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of MCI.

2. You may submit a comment via your own Facebook account with the following steps:

Step 1: Like, Follow and Share the REACHSingapore Facebook page (

Step 2: Tell us in the comments section “Which Budget announcement means the most to you? Why?”

Step 3: Tag two friends in your comment.

3. You represent and warrant that the entry submitted by you and all its content is original and has not been previously published, and that you have the necessary rights and permissions to submit the same.

4. 20 winners of the contest (the “Winners”) will be selected by an internal judging panel of officers from MCI. All the steps must be completed for the contestant to stand a chance to be selected. 


1. Winners will each receive a $10 Starbucks gift card.

2. The Winners will be contacted directly by the “REACHSingapore” Facebook page administrator through Facebook direct message by 6 March 2020, and will be required to submit their personal details for verification purposes. Should you fail to reply within three working days to any such direct message from the “REACHSingapore” Facebook page administrator and/or fail to submit the personal details required, MCI shall be entitled to remove your winning status, in which case you shall no longer be entitled to receive the prize.

3. Starbucks gift cards are non-refundable and non-exchangeable. The Starbucks gift cards are/will be issued by Starbucks Coffee Singapore Pte Ltd (“Starbucks”) and will be governed, as between you and Starbucks, by such separate terms and conditions as may be imposed by Starbucks.

4. Collection of gift cards will be held at Ministry of Communications and Information office building, from 9 March 2020 to 13 March 2020. No gift cards will be issued thereafter.

Ministry of Communications and Information
140 Hill Street, Old Hill Street Police Station
Singapore 179369

5. Collection hours are from Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5.30pm. Winners would be required to schedule an appointment before coming down to collect the prizes. 

Other Terms and Conditions:

1. Any personal Information you provide will be protected in accordance with the Singapore Government Privacy Policy statement.

2. By entering this contest, you understand and agree that MCI, or anyone acting on behalf of MCI, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, for the next two years and throughout the world, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the contest, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes, without compensation, notice, review, or consent.

3. MCI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest should any virus, bug, non-authorised human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond MCI’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the contest. In such case, MCI may select the Winners from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by MCI. MCI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the contest or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.

4. By entering, you agree to release and hold harmless MCI and its advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees and officers from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) your participation in the contest and/or your acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorised human intervention in any part of the entry process or the contest; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the contest or the processing of entries.