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Daily Archives: 2010-08-19

Will Yong Vui Kong be hanged on Aug 26?

Report by Malaysiakini. Susan Loone The lawyer for Yong Vui Kong, the Malaysian prisoner on death row across the causeway, is asking prison authorities to confirm that it will not execute his client until his rights are determined by the Court of Appeal. M Ravi (right), a human rights lawyer, said he has sent a letter to Changi prison referring it …

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The return of Singapore Migration Film Festival

Following the success of the first Migration Film Festival in December 2007, Migrant Voices, a local community arts charity, is partnering The Substation to present the 2nd Singapore Migration Film Festival on Saturday, 11 September 2010.  The films include documentaries examining labour policies, working conditions in Singapore and the impact of the global recession on migrant workers.   The festival also …

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