Daily Archives: 2017-03-23

Two new standardisation initiatives launched to support active ageing for seniors in Singapore
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Two new standardisation initiatives supported by SPRING Singapore and the Singapore Standards Council (SSC) were launched on Thursday (23 March) to support active ageing with Singapore facing a rapidly ageing population. The first initiative is the Silver Industry Standards Roadmap which charts the Read More

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What are your options when you can’t pay your medical bills?
By theonlinecitizen Published on by theonlinecitizen 0

By SingSaver.com.sg We explore 5 options Singaporeans can consider if you have no cash or Medisave funds for your medical bills. One of the great things about Singapore is that, regardless of your financial situation, you cannot be denied basic medical treatment. However, this Read More

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Singapore condemns vicious terrorist attack in Westminster, London
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) has stated that Singapore strongly condemns the vicious terrorist attack in Westminster, London on 22 March 2017 that led to the death and injury of innocent persons, including a police officer who was killed in the line of duty. Read More

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Dutch island adopts connected street lighting that is friendly to migrating birds
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Philips Lighting helps picturesque island of Ameland to save energy, increase public safety and help birdlife through innovative connected LED streetlights Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, today announced a connected LED street lighting Read More

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Bilateral meeting between Singapore and US, reaffirms deep and multi-faceted relations
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr Vivian Balakrishnan had a bilateral meeting with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson which focused on concerns to counter terrorism and violent extremism on Wednesday (22 March). The Minister also participated in the Meeting of the Foreign Ministers of Read More

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Singapore Heart Foundation to hold Healthy Mummy, Healthy Family Symposium 2017
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Leading up to Mother’s Day, the Singapore Heart Foundation (SHF) will be holding the Healthy Mummy, Healthy Family Symposium 2017 on Saturday, 6th May as part of its Go Red for Women (GRFW) campaign. According to SHF, GRFW aims to empower women with Read More

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Two men arrested for suspected involvement in series of cases involving theft of motorcycle parts
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Police Force (SPF) has announced that it arrested two men aged 24 and 26, for their suspected involvement in a series of cases involving the theft of motorcycle parts. The Police said that it received several reports on the theft of motorcycle Read More

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Investigation works of Cross Island Line started at Central Catchment Nature Reserve
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

Despite the concerns and debates, the site investigation works of the Cross Island Line are now being started in the Central Catchment Nature Reserve (CCNR) area. This investigation, which was due to begin last December, is to study if the Cross Island Line Read More

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Company fined $17,500 for failing to pay salaries to employees
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Ministry of Manpower (MOM) has announced that Raycom Engineering & Aerospace Pte. Ltd. was convicted and sentenced to a total fine of $17,500 for failing to pay salaries to employees, in the State Courts on Thursday (23 March). In total, the accused company, which Read More

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SGX-listed companies to embrace e-communication for annual reports and other documents to shareholders
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has announced that listed companies will soon be able to use electronic communication (e-communication) to transmit annual reports and other documents to shareholders. This follows feedback from 18 respondents to SGX’s public consultation on the relevant amendments to the Read More

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