Daily Archives: 2017-12-14

Rostec and Singapore’s ITE to open Innovative Staff Training Center in Moscow

Rostec, the Government of Moscow, the Russia-Singapore Business Council and Singapore’s Institute of Technical Education (ITE) have signed a memorandum of cooperation in the sphere of professional training. The document provides for establishing the Innovative Staff Training and Certification Center in Moscow in which the best international practices in education will be introduced. The project will involve ITE competences and expertise in …

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HDB to put up 17,000 new flats for sale in 2018

Minister for National Development Lawrence Wong in a blogpost titled Another Fruitful Year for Public Housing, has announced that the Housing and Development Board (HDB) will put up 17,000 new flats for sale in 2018, slightly fewer than the 17,584 flats launched in 2017. He added that flat buyers can expect a good spread of projects across mature and non-mature estates, including flats …

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MOE: Posting results for secondary schools will be released on 21 Dec

Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced that the posting results for selection of secondary schools will be released on 21 December 2017 (Thursday) at 9.00am. This is meant for students who have passed their Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) and made selections for their choice of secondary schools. The ministry said that posting results can be accessed through any of …

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Singapore’s latest demographics: what it means for housing

The best property analysis released these days is not about the red-hot en bloc fever, or the optimistic projection of possible growth for the property market in 2018. The only recent piece of analysis that leaves much food for thought is Ku Swee Yong’s three-part articles on “Big Singapore Market Upgrade – Hype or Reality?” where he questions Morgan Stanley’s remarks about …

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