Monthly Archives: December 2014

Nonchalant behaviour towards donors of artefacts

By Ms Hidayah Amin I read with interest the article ‘NHB’s stock of artefacts from the public grows’ in Straits Times on 14 November. Whilst it is heartening to know of increasing public’s generosity and civic-mindedness to contribute to our country’s heritage, it is also the responsibility of the receiving party to take care of such priceless contributions. I would like …

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Which “online campaign” was that again, MOS Lee?

By Howard Lee The spate on service and conservancy charges (S&CC) arrears between the Ministry of National Development (MND) and Aljunied Hougang Punggol East Town Council (AHPETC) drew to an uneasy close, with the concluding rebuttal from the Workers’ Party (WP) reiterating that the party will address the issue once the Auditor-General’s investigation of its accounts is completed. In the …

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