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Daily Archives: 2012-09-29

Help struggling VWOs by withdrawing IPC?

By Leong Sze Hian - I refer to the article "Sage closes, leaving wages and bills unpaid" (Straits Times, Sep 5).   Financial difficulties – withdraw IPC? It states that "In 2006, it lost its IPC or Institutions of a Public Character status, which allows donations to be tax-deductible. The reason, said a spokesman for the Ministry of Community Development, …

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Telecom Credit Co-operative under Police probe

  By Leo Khaw – The Telecom Credit Co-operative Society Ltd (TCC) of Singapore is under Police probe for alleged cheating offences under Section 420 of the Penal Code. TCC is a non-profit financial institution in Singapore offering credit facilities to their members. Arising out of a civil case over the foreclosure of a property owned by Mr Kumar Appavoo, …

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Education: Charting our education reform

By Richmond Lee - It is strange in a way how the primary education has been politicized for education belongs to everyone. With the haze encapsulating our city state, we are too fumbling with a flurry of hazy views to best proceed with our education reform. PLSE is the only current yardstick for categorizing kids at the age of 12 …

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Education: Charting our education reform

By Richmond Lee - It is strange in a way how the primary education has been politicized for education belongs to everyone. With the haze encapsulating our city state, we are too fumbling with a flurry of hazy views to best proceed with our education reform. PLSE is the only current yardstick for categorizing kids at the age of 12 …

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