Daily Archives: 2016-12-16

    MCCY announces appointment of Dr Ang Hak Seng as new Commissioner of Charities
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Ministry for Culture, Community and Youth (MCCY) has announced the change of Commissioner of Charities (COC). Dr Ang Hak Seng will assume his position as Commissioner of Charities-Designate with effect on 16 January 2017, taking over Mr Low Puk Yeong, who was appointed Commissioner of Read More

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    Massive turn-out of Filipinos at Singapore Expo to meet President Duterte
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was scheduled to meet Filipinos today (16 December) who lives in Singapore at the Singapore Expo at the end of his two-day state visit. Philippines Embassy, Singapore, had earlier written on its Facebook page that they were unable to accommodate any Read More

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    Singapore sends greeting to newly-sworn-in Malaysian king
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    President Tony Tan Keng Yam and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong have written congratulatory letters to His Majesty Tuanku Muhammad V, the Fifteenth Yang di-Pertuan Agong of Malaysia. The Sultan of Kelantan, Sultan Muhammad V, took the oath of office as the 15th Read More

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    Workers’ Party moves out headquarters premises at Syed Alwi Road
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Workers’ Party is moving out today (16 December) from its headquarters premises at Syed Alwi Road. Members of the Party held their last meeting yesterday evening. It said that they held an Extraordinary Organising Members Conference to amend the party constitution to allow them to Read More

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    Tan Kiat How appointed as CEO of IMDA starting from 1 January 2017
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    The Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) has announced the appointing of Tan Kiat How to be the Chief Executive Officer starting from 1 January 2017. Mr Tan, 39, currently the deputy secretary (cyber and technology) at Ministry of Communication and Information, will succeed the Read More

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    Humanitarian doctor and Singapore exile, Dr Ang Swee Chai wins Mulan’s Award
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    By Tan Wah Piow Once again, the charitable work of Dr Ang Swee Chai is recognised by the international community. This time, she is the Winner of Mulan’s Award for outstanding charitable work. Mulan is a UK charity aimed at encouraging Chinese women Read More

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    Fire outbreak at [email protected] raises question about fire safety consciousness
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    A fire broke out last night (15 December) at [email protected] mall on the mall’s fourth floor causing the entire mall to be closed until today afternoon. Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) said that the fire involved the contents of a store room inside a Read More

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    Government releases Land Sales Program for first half of 2017
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    The Ministry of National Development (MND) has announced the sites of the Land Sales Program in the upcoming first half of 2017 (1H2017) Confirmed List via a press release on Friday (16 Dec). For 1H2017, the units supplied by the confirmed sites increased 7.3 Read More

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    Uniquely Singapore – Singapore police unable to complete simple investigation after 200 days
    By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

    By  Teo Soh Lung Two hundred days and the police at the Cantonment Police Complex have not completed their investigations into Cooling Off Day offences allegedly committed by me, Roy Ngerng and 2 Others. Our computers, notebooks, mobile phones, disk drives, hard disks, Read More

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    Changi Airport’s Terminal 4 issued with Temporary Occupancy Permit
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Changi Airport Group (CAG) has announced today (16 December) that it has been awarded the Temporary Occupancy Permit for Terminal 4 (T4) this month. In its press release, CAG states that the next stage of development will be focused on its interior fittings, Read More

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