Daily Archives: 2013-04-09

Country with free healthcare, pension, no income tax

By Leong Sze Hian I have just returned from a country which I have visited for about half a dozen times.   A country that has Free healthcare – you just pay a nominal $1, no matter how serious or major your medical treatment or operation is. Free pension from age 60 (they have a contribution pension plan from your salary, …

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Coroner's Inquest of deceased scientist.

By Terry Xu Singapore Lawyer Ms Gloria James-Civetta will be representing the family of deceased American scientist Shane Todd at the Coroner’s Inquest into his death pro bono. Ms Gloria was initially approached by father of Shane Todd to engage legal service for the inquest. Feeling sympathetic towards the family’s cause, she then offered to represent them pro-bono. The Todd …

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Lions Befrienders' SAC opens at Clementi

By Terry Xu The Lions Befrienders’ Service Assocation of Singapore has officially opened their 5th Senior Acitivity Centre (SAC) on 6th April 2013 at Block 420A Clementi Ave 1. Providing a place where elderly folks could gather and participate in activities organized by the centre. Speaking at the opening ceremony as the guest of honor is MP for West Coast GRC, Mr Arthur Fong, …

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