Daily Archives: 2017-09-05

Tan Chuan Jin to be nominated as new Speaker of Parliament
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

The Prime Minister’s Office has announced on Tuesday late afternoon that Mr Tan Chuan-Jin will be nominated by Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to take over the position of the Speaker of Parliament when Parliament next sits on 11 Sept 2017. The position of Speaker Read More

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Unfettered power will sooner or later corrupt even the most incorruptible of leaders
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by Ismail Kassim As a person, I can think of a hundred nice things to say about Mdm Halimah Yacob. Hers is an inspiring story of how will and determination can overcome all obstacles and hardships. But as a People’s Action Party (PAP) Read More

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9th Asian Forensic Sciences Network Annual Meeting & Symposium hosted by HSA at Ngee Ann Polytechnic
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The 9th Asian Forensic Sciences Network (AFSN) Annual Meeting & Symposium holds its opening ceremony today with the main symposium to be held from 5 – 8 September at Ngee Ann Polytechnic. A total of 647 participants from 83 forensic science institutes from Read More

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Director charged by MOM for illegal labour importation and kickback offences
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On 29 August 2017, the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) charged a 42-year-old Singaporean woman, Poh Kwi Ko, the Director of Aik Heng Contracts and Services Pte Ltd, for offences under the Employment of Foreign Manpower Act (EFMA). Poh faced a total of 42 charges; 10 Read More

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A sign that there may not be a walkover after all?
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

Two weeks back, I wrote about three reasons why we can expect to see a walkover in this upcoming Presidential Election. However, a recent development seems to imply that there may be an election after all. Just this morning, Singapore Police Force (SPF) Read More

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