Daily Archives: 2017-01-25

Minister of Law: Article 35(4) does not create an age issue for the appointment of a 63-yr-old Attorney General

Minister for Law Mr K Shanmugam on behalf of the Prime Minister has earlier stated in Parliament that the appointment of the new Attorney-General is in accordance with Article 35 of the Constitution despite the new Attorney-General is 63-years-old, above the retirement age stated in the Constitution. Ms Sylvia Lim, MP for Aljunied GRC, had asked the Prime Minister on 10 …

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MFA: Singapore’s Terrex Vehicles to be returned by Hong Kong soon

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has said that Hongkong has agreed to return the nine Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) armoured vehicles they have detained when in transit from Taiwan since November last year. In a statement by MFA yesterday (24 Jan), it is said that Chief Executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Leung Chun-ying has replied to Prime Minister …

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