Daily Archives: 2015-05-16

    SDP’s town council committee to include residents elected from local constituency election.
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    SDP’s town council management plan will include residents in the town council committee who would be elected through local constituency election to ensure democracy in the running of the town council. Read More…

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    SDP outlines plan for town council run by full-time MPs, elected town councillors
    By Howard Lee Published on by Howard Lee 9

    By Howard Lee In the wake of the never-ending battle between the Workers’ Party Aljunied Hougang Punggol East Town Council and the Ministry of National Development over the management of town council funds, the Singapore Democratic Party today announced its Town Council Management Read More

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    More private rides, more ricebowls shattered
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    By William Lim, Yesterday, a Bill had been passed to regulate third-party taxi booking apps. While Minister Lui addressed some minor concerns regarding the third-party apps, he neglected to address the more important concerns regarding private limousine services provider like Uber Executive, Uber Read More

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    MHA: Singapore will not be accepting refugees as it is a small country with limited land
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 19

    Last updated on October 1st, 2015 at 11:02 amThe Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has expressed its stance on the Rohingya “boat people” issue that Singapore will not be accepting refugees or people seeking political asylum. “As a small country with limited land, Singapore Read More

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    ASEAN People’s Forum 2015 : Our report and reflections
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Last updated on October 20th, 2015 at 10:49 pm By Vanessa Ho, Project X The annual ASEAN People’s Forum/ ASEAN Civil Society Conference took place from the 21st to 24th of April 2015 in Kuala Lumpur. It is a conference that aims to Read More

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