Civil servants ought to approach problems with a critical mind, says PSC Chairman

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

Chairman of the Public Service Commission (PSC), Mr Eddie Teo, has called upon public servants to prepare themselves to "speak truth to power" in the face of a new wrongful decision or policy. In h...

Large importation of foreign talents fails to save Chartered Semiconductor under Goh's watch

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

At the 2nd Triennial Conference For Grassroots Leaders in Oct 1997, then PM Goh Chok Tong told grassroots lead...

Malaysia seeks to stall high-speed rail joint project with Singapore, says Malaysian Prime Minister

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

Malaysia will look into negotiating the delay of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail project, said Prime Minister of Malaysia Dr Mahathir Mohamad yesterday. Speaking to reporters at the Mala...

Why Dr Tambyah has my vote

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

In an interview given by Sing...

Large importation of foreign talents fails to save Chartered Semiconductor under Goh's watch

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

At the 2nd Triennial Conference For Grassroots Leaders in Oct 1997, then PM Goh Chok Tong told grassroots lead...

It is high time that HDB rules are updated to suit changing times

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

Given that the majority of Singaporeans live in Housing Development Board (HDB) flats, consideration needs to be given to how the often rigid rules applied by the HDB need to be updated to suit the ch...

Local netizens split on Benjamin Davis' NS deferment affair

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

In a statement on 15 July, the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) announced ...

Traveller raises complaints regarding "eternal closure" of washroom for people with physical disabilities, "confrontational cleaners" at Woodlands Checkpoint

By The Online Citizen On 20th July 2018

A reader has contacted The Online Citizen regarding the "eternal closure" of a washroom for persons with physical disabilities at the Woodlands Checkpoint after receiving what appears to him as unsati...