Daily Archives: 2017-04-27

Travellers advised to plan journey when using land checkpoints on Labour Day holiday

Travellers going to Malaysia this upcoming Labour Day weekend are to expect heavy traffic flow at the Woodlands and Tuas checkpoints, particularly from Friday, 28 April to Monday. The Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) informed on a news release that travellers using the land checkpoints during this period can expect delays and should take note of this advisory. ICA informed also that the …

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Are the new sentencing principles for NS defaulters fair?

by Fong Yew Loong We cannot allow our national security to be undermined by National Service defaulters. This is a principle that I believe most Singaporeans, including myself, wholeheartedly agree with. Moreover, to ensure the system is fair, NS obligations need to be universal and equitable. This means that Singaporeans should not be allowed to postpone their NS at their own …

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