Daily Archives: 2016-08-20

The irony behind the prejudice of AHTC’s “dummy supplier codes”

By Rōnin47 When AHTC voluntarily released KPMG’s progressive audit report of their accounts earlier in July, KPMG found no duplicate or fictitious payments through the use of dummy supplier codes in its payments. This was revealed in the July’s report by KMPG, published in August. When AHTC voluntarily earlier released KPMG’s progressive audit report of their accounts in July, the “dummy” vendor …

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Foreign Service Scholarship Awards ceremony presents scholarships to seven recipients

Seven scholarship recipients received their scholarships from Minister of Foreign Affairs Vivian Balakrishnan at the Foreign Service Scholarship Awards ceremony on Friday (Aug 19). Of the seven recipients of the scholarship, four received the Public Service Commission (PSC) Scholarship, and three were awarded the Singapore Government Scholarship. The scholars will be pursuing their studies in the United Kingdom, China, and Germany. Mr …

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Indonesia issues warning of possible haze over the Strait of Malacca

JAKARTA – Indonesia has warned on Friday (Aug 19) that haze from forest fires may float over Strait of Malacca towards its neighbours, with the number of blazes rising. The fires and resulting smog are an annual dry season problem in the archipelago. Last year’s haze outbreak was among the worst in memory, clouding Malaysia, Singapore, and parts of Thailand in …

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