Daily Archives: 2017-08-16

#GoHazeFree campaign targets use of unsustainable palm oil in eateries

Environmental non-profit organisation, People’s Movement to Stop Haze (PM Haze) in its latest campaign, #GoHazeFree writes that many eateries in Singapore and the region are still using unsustainably produced palm oil, which may contribute to future haze, two years after the worst haze on record. In light of this, PM Haze is launching its campaign with the aim to raise public …

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How would the President exercise judgment under the current constitution governing the presidency?

by Chris Kuan TODAY reports the would-be Madam President as saying making a decision to unlock the nation’s reserves is not just based on numbers but involves exercising judgment gleaned from years of experience in policymaking, Come early next year. The Finance Minister will present the President with the proposed EXPECTED Long Term Real Rate of Return (LTRROR) to draw into the …

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POSB Smart Buddy programme launches in 19 schools, world’s first in-school wearable tech saving & payment programme

SINGAPORE, 16 August 2017 – POSB today celebrates the official launch of a global first – the POSB Smart Buddy programme – in 19 primary schools. The ground-breaking programme uses wearable tech (a watch) to teach students how to save and spend wisely by helping them track their savings and spending habits digitally. Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) …

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