Daily Archives: May 8, 2017

Body of 12-year-old boy found after being reported missing at East Coast Beach
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) has announced that a body of a 12-year-old boy who was reportedly missing on Monday (8 May) at 12.25 pm at East Coast Beach has been found. According to Channel News Asia, the boy was a student from Jurongville Read More

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Dr Tan Cheng Bock announces application to seek Court’s determination on constitutionality of legislation for reserved election
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

Dr Tan Cheng Bock has officially announced that the High Court has accepted his application to seek the Court’s determination on whether the piece of legislation – that counts President Wee Kim Wee as the first Elected Presidency term for the purposes of calling Read More

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Former church leader Chew Eng Han files criminal motion to apex court on questions of law
By Terry Xu Posted on by Terry Xu 0

Former church leader, Chew Eng Han has earlier filed a criminal motion on 5 May (Friday) for the reservation of questions of law to the Court of Appeal in regards to the case of the City Harvest Church. Together with the church founder Kong Read More

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NUS offers alumni to take modules with first year free
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

NUS Alumni can now enjoy the opportunity to take up to a maximum of two modules over a 3-year period from 1 August 2017 to 30 July 2020. This opportunity to study will be offered for free during the first year, and in Read More

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Singapore Customs alerts new email scams acting as its official demanding for personal information or money
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

Singapore Customs (SC) has alerted members of the public of new scams from impostors acting as customs officials demanding confidential personal information or money. Singapore Customs stated that the person requests the recipients to do one of the following: Open an email link or Read More

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Parliamentary questions for 8 May 2017
By Neyla Zannia Posted on by Neyla Zannia 0

The Singapore Parliament will sit at 11 am on Monday, 8 May 2017, for the 46th session of the 13th Parliament. 57 oral questions and 39 written questions have been scheduled to be asked. Six bills to be read the second time and Read More

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Increased personal accident insurance for FDWs set to increase but still not adequate
By Martha Soezean Posted on by Martha Soezean 0

Starting on 1 Oct 2017, employers of foreign domestic workers (FDWs) in Singapore will have to provide increased insurance coverage for their maids. The Ministry of Manpower (MOM) announced on Sunday (7 May) during a May Day celebration organised by the government labour Read More

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