Daily Archives: March 14, 2013

More MOE Scholarships for regional studies
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

MP for Aljunied GRC, Mr Chen Show Mao spoke in parliament on Thursday, to urge the Ministry of Education (MOE) to offer more exchange programs for more students to participate in. Mr Chen says, “At present, the Ministry of Education offers an ASEAN scholarship Read More

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The hard decision of army regular specialists
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By Terry Xu Viewing the local short film “Hentak Taki”, produced by James Khoo from Lasalle , its true that an often hard choice that army/navy/air force regulars have to make is whether to stay in the force or to move out earlier into Read More

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AIM saga drags on – Tender $16.8 to $31.5m?
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By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “three firms bid for PAP town councils IT contract” (Straits Times, Mar 13). Tender bids $16.8 to $31.5m? It states that “The estimated tender amounts to develop and maintain the computer systems range from $16.8 Read More

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New Inter-Agency Committee to Promote Road Safety
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Parliamentary Secretary for Transport, Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim spoke on Wednesday in the parliament covering road safety, cycling and catering the transportation system for the ageing population. When he said that when he joined the Ministry of Transport last August, he had Read More

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Can’t give returns in S$ to avoid confusion?
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By Leong Sze Hian I refer to the article “GIC reports use nominal return in US dollars to avoid confusion: Josephine Teo” (Straits Times, Mar 13). US$ only to avoid confusion? It states that “Minister of State for Finance Josephine Teo explained that the Read More

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