Daily Archives: 2014-10-21

Approval for CPF protest event cancelled due to on-going investigations
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 23

In a joint statement on Tuesday evening to the local media, The National Parks Board (NParks) and the Singapore Police Force announced that the approval for blogger Han Hui Hui to speak and demonstrate at the Speakers Corner this Saturday, 25 October for the Read More

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Speak Good English movement unfairly targeting Singlish?
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 5

International Baccalaureate Diploma student from Anglo-Chinese School (International), Rina Tan speaks at a TEDx talk about Singlish as the native language of Singapore, highlighting that the government’s official stand on Singlish (and other local dialects) is unjustified in light of its importance in Read More

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No announcement made for SMRT EW line disruption
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 7

This morning at around 7.30 am, there were train delays along the SMRT’s East West line varying between 5 mins to 10 mins. The photographer of the above photo, took a snap shot of the situation at Jurong East MRT station and reported Read More

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Ho Kwon Ping: PAP would eventually lose its dominance
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 7

Mr Ho Kwon Ping , executive chairman of Banyan Tree Holdings and an S R Nathan fellow, gave his first lecture, “Politics and governance” of the series of five organised by Institute of Policy Studies (IPS) at the University Cultural Centre at NUS Read More

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Is the government listening to ground grouses?
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 8

The first IPS-Nathan Lecture by Executive Chairman of Banyan Tree Holdings, Ho Kwon Ping took place at the National University of Singapore’s Cultural Theatre on Monday evening. In his lecture, Prof Ho presented his views on how Singapore’s political scene would be shaped in Read More

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MDA banned film: Missed opportunity for the government
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 5

  The first IPS-Nathan Lecture by Executive Chairman of Banyan Tree Holdings, Ho Kwon Ping took place at the National University of Singapore’s Cultural Theatre on Monday evening. In his lecture, Mr. Ho presented his views on how Singapore’s political scene would be shaped Read More

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Seven tactics to maximize the return of your investment property
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 08:33 pm By Property Soul (This article is extracted from my book No B.S. Guide to Property Investment, a bestseller at Kinokuniya and Times bookstores.) As an investor, you have two major objectives when you are holding Read More

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ACRES founder Louis Ng to join PAP
By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 46

By Howard Lee In what could be a rarity for Singapore civil society and politics, animal rights activists Louis Ng has announced that he will be entering politics, joining the ruling People’s Action Party (PAP). Mr Ng, the founder and executive director of Read More

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