Daily Archives: 2018-01-09

SDP: Indranee gave excuses, not reasons, on Keppel corruption probe
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

The Singapore Democratic Party (SDP) has issued a statement on the replies that Senior Minister of State for Finance and Law Indranee Rajah has given during Parliament yesterday in response to the questions filed by Members of Parliament from the Workers’ Party. In its Read More

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Ang Mo Kio Polyclinic relocated to better serve patients
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

The National Healthcare Group Polyclinics (NHGP) has announced that it will be relocating its redeveloped Ang Mo Kio Polyclinic on Monday (29 January) to better serve patients and the residents of Ang Mo Kio. It noted that to facilitate the relocation, the existing Read More

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Would any civil servant ever complain about their Minister?
By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

I refer to the article “Safeguards in place to ensure public service not politicised” (Straits Times, Jan 9). It states that “Any public servant who feels pressure from a minister to take a certain course of action can report it, said Education Minister Read More

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Measures to tighten money lending limits expected to kick in end of year
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Measures to tighten loan curbs on borrowers, introduced via the Moneylenders Act that was passed in Parliament on Monday (8 January) are expected to kick in from the final quarter of this year. Those earning less than S$20,000 a year may only borrow Read More

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To what extent will the government consider removal of video and cuts as being “edited”?
By Terry Xu Published on by Terry Xu 0

As all might be aware, Non-constituency Member of Parliament, Leon Perera was made to apologise for a statement he made about the Mediacorp editing videos from the Parliament sessions under the request of Leader of the House, Grace Fu. Instead of addressing the point Read More

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Banning another person’s reasonably expressed point of view does not create a racially harmonious society
By Ghui Published on by Ghui 0

by Ghui I note with interest the banning of a film on the Palestinian and Israeli conflict by the Info-communications Media Development Authority (IMDA) on the basis of the film’s “skewed narrative”. Is there a transparent criterion for what constitutes “skewed narrative”? As Read More

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Chubb enhances work injury compensation insurance in Singapore
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Chubb has announced the enhancement to its Chubb Work GuardTM product — a Work Injury Compensation Insurance for Singapore businesses. The enhanced wording will apply to all risks bound from 1 January 2018, unless separately agreed. At the core of the enhanced policy, is the Read More

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Enbloc sales - Mayfair Gardens
Enbloc Sales property supply set to increase
By icompareloan Published on by icompareloan 0

Last updated on January 10th, 2018 at 05:06 pmIn the current property buyer market, it was somewhat a surprise to witness the enbloc fever going on from the sidelines. Why are developers so hungry for land and willing to pay attractive prices to Read More

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