Daily Archives: 2018-02-07

Facebook user posts public apology after Law Minister highlights doctored image in Parliament
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Law and Home Affairs Minister K. Shanmugam in his response during his ministerial statement regarding the sentencing of accused in City Harvest Church (CHC) case in parliament on Tuesday, said that the Attorney General’s Chambers is investigating a doctored image of a newspaper Read More

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Train delays experienced along North South Line early on Wednesday morning
By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

A train service disruption happened again this Wednesday morning  (7 Feb) along the North South Line (NSL). Around 6am, twitter user, Chace Foo informed about the train delay at Jurong East on Twitter: Have been waiting on the platform for 10mins for a Read More

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Conflict of interest for MP Edwin Tong to defend Kong Hee and be GPC Dty Chairman for Law and Home Affairs too? 
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by Vincent Low Speaking in Parliament on Monday (5 Feb), Home Affairs and Law Minister Shanmugam said that the City Harvest Church (CHC) sentences are too low, and will move to ensure legislation provides for higher penalties for senior officers who commit criminal breaches of Read More

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Succession issue in Singapore
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Lowinski For a small country like Singapore, we probably boast one of the longest period of apprenticeship before a top dog emerges at the top of the pile. Both Goh Chok Tong and Lee Hsien Loong served 5 and 14 years respectively as Read More

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DBS FHR-18 Package to rise - DBS BANK
DBS FHR-18 Fixed Home Rate to be raised
By icompareloan Published on by icompareloan 0

It’s official, DBS FHR is up. DBS raised their Fixed Home Rate FHR-18 rom 0.6% to 0.8% on 1st Feb 2018. Fixed Home Rate is pegged to fixed deposit rates that DBS offers to their depositors. FHR-18 stands for Fixed Home Rate pegged Read More

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Liverpool youth set for Padang date
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

One of the world’s most prominent English clubs – Liverpool FC – have confirmed their participation in the JSSL Professional Academy 7s which will be held at the Padang in April 2018. Liverpool FC will join four other world-renowned clubs sides – Manchester Read More

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Leadership Planning l: A Fake Or Failed PAP Loong-In-The-Tooth Promise   
By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

by Law Kim Hwee Let us keep in mind two truths; one, the leadership of People’s Action Party (PAP) should and must not be conflated with Singapore leadership and two, Singaporeans deserve the leaders and leadership we elect. It was the first generation PAP Read More

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Undeniable fact that Kong Hee was defended by PAP MP Edwin Tong
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by Willy Sum I find it amusing and even more entertaining by the day, since K. Shanmugam became our Law and Home Affairs Minister in a Cabinet reshuffle before the last election. The more “rigorously” the Minister has to defend an issue, the fishier Read More

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HDB launches 4,381 flats for sale in Feb 2018
By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

Housing Development Board (HDB) launched 4,381 flats for sale on Tuesday (6 February) under the February 2018 Build-To-Order (BTO) and Re-Offer of Balance Flats (ROF) exercise, which includes 3,664 BTO units and 717 ROF units across various towns/estates. The board notes that this Read More

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Sad day for Singapore with extension of Criminal Law (Temporary Provisions) Act (CLTPA)
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by Teo Soh Lung It was a sad day for Singapore when the Criminal Law (Temporary Provisions) Act (CLTPA) was extended for another five years yesterday. The only consolation is that the vote for its extension was not unanimous. All 8 members of Read More

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