Daily Archives: 2018-02-27

Parliamentary questions for 27 February 2018

The Singapore Parliament sat at 11:00am on Tuesday, 27 February 2018 for the 61st session of the 13th Parliament. *16 oral questions and 6 written questions had been scheduled to be asked. At the commencement of Public Business, 5 Government Bills will be introduced: Competition (Amendment) Bill – (Minister for Trade and Industry (Trade)), Regulation of Imports and Exports (Amendment) …

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Train delay along NEL on Tuesday morning

There was a train disruption along the North East Line this morning (27 Feb), without official announcement from the SBS Transit. At 8:52am YuSin posted a photo on Twitter, showing commuter crowd at Sengkang MRT station platform, going towards Harbour Front: PSA: Train delay along NEL. Pictured: Sengkang MRT station platform, going towards Harbourfront. pic.twitter.com/IGEqBebNSk — YuSin (@yusintt) February 27, …

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SG academic at Oxford: Major “fake news” spreader is Govt – need to educate SGs to be more critical in thinking

by Vincent Low Dr Thum Ping Tjin, a Rhodes Scholar and an academic at Oxford University, recently submitted his own views to the Parliamentary Select Committee on Deliberate Online Falsehoods. He is also a renowned historian of Malaya. The select committee was appointed by the government in Jan this year to “study deliberate online falsehoods”. Their job is to make …

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