Daily Archives: 2018-01-13

DBS Foundation awards S$1.1 million in grants to 14 social enterprises across Asia
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

DBS Foundation, the first foundation in Singapore dedicated to championing social entrepreneurship, has announced that it has awarded SGD 1.1 million to 14 social enterprises (SEs) in Asia, as part of its 2017 Social Enterprise Grant Programme. DBS Foundation has awarded grants ranging between Read More

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Konica Minolta provides enterprise content management solution to Singapore government
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

Konica Minolta Business Solutions Asia has been awarded a $400,000 contract to implement Enterprise Content Management Solution for a government agency to improve operational efficiency. The announcement comes as the government continues to boost Singapore’s efforts towards a more digitally integrated society. Earlier Read More

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Unease of public on having Taiwanese APOs to guard security locations in Singapore
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Minister for Home Affairs K Shanmugam stated in a Parliament written answer that the government will allow Auxiliary Police Forces (APFs) to recruit Taiwanese Auxiliary Police Officers (APOs) and be deployed at land checkpoints along with Singaporean APOs. He was responding to questions filed by MP Read More

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Big population growth means more business for architect firms like Dr Liu Thai Ker’s
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Vincent Low In a Channel News Asia report yesterday (12 Jan 2018), it was reported that Dr Liu Thai Ker continues to push for population growth despite Singapore encountering a spate of MRT breakdowns in recent times. He said that the recent Read More

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ST vs Today: Only one tell you Poly full-time jobs is at 52.8%?
By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

I refer to the article “Poly grads not getting jobs as quickly: poll” (Straits Times, 13 Jan). It states that “According to the survey, 86.4 per cent of their graduates found permanent, freelance or part-time jobs last year within six months of graduation. This is Read More

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