Daily Archives: 2010-04-05

Not in my name – No to the Mandatory Death Penalty

Kirsten Han This is The Online Citizen’s campaign video against the mandatory death penalty with regards to drug trafficking and the Misuse of Drugs Act. It is a video that I was privileged enough to work on, and I am glad to have the opportunity to be involved in this campaign. However, there has been a lot of discussion and …

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Singapore policies force some onto streets

Al Jazeera reports on the homelessness issue in Singapore. Singapore is a nation of homeowners, largely thanks to a comprehensive system of government subsidised housing. But despite the system’s overall success, the strict rules also mean that some people fall through the cracks. For example, anyone selling their government subsidised house is not allowed to rent one within 30 months. …

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Non-disclosure was “due to legal requirement”, says City Harvest

The following is City Harvest Church’s response on the public’s disquiet about its S$310 million investment in Suntec Singapore. ABOUT THE SUNTEC DECISION City Harvest Church’s (“CHC”) search for additional premises, to serve its growing congregation, started since 2005. To date, we have considered 26 plots of land and found Suntec Singapore to be the most suitable in terms of …

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