Daily Archives: 2017-12-08

FORUM-ASIA calls for end of judicial harassment of Jolovan Wham

Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA), a regional  human rights with 58 member organisations in 19 countries across Asia, strongly condemns the judicial harassment by Singaporean authorities of Jolovan Wham, a pro-democracy civil rights activist. The Attorney-General’s Chambers brought seven charges against Jolovan Wham at the district court level. Among others, he was accused of having violated the …

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Singapore safety initiative secures global award from IChemE

IChemE, an international professional body for chemical engineers with over 44,000 members in 120 countries, has congratulated Singapore’s Ministry of Manpower (MOM), National Environment Agency (NEA) and Civil Defence Force (SCDF) for their work in implementing new safety and health regulations for major hazard installations. The government departments from the city-state, located in the heart of South East Asia, became …

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2 skills that can enhance almost anyone’s career

by Value Penguin There is a plethora of career tips online that are more or less generalities that are written differently. Most of them discuss honing one’s analytical and problem solving skills, being a good team player and improving one’s interpersonal skills, among other obvious tips. Instead of these cliched advices, we’ve prepared actual skill sets that anyone can pick up …

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Commuters squeezed to one platform going towards Marina Bay/Marina South Pier

After the service disruption this morning on North-South Line (NSL) commuters on Jurong East Station had to endure another inconvenience on Thursday evening (7 Dec 2017). Tweets from Thips informed that platform E and D towards Marina Bay via Woodlands was closed at Jurong East, and Cheryl Chewww tweeted a short video showing that commuters were squeezed to one platform …

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