Daily Archives: 2018-04-25

    Inuka, Singapore’s last polar bear put to sleep by WRS as its medical condition worsened
    By Martha Soezean Published on by Martha Soezean 0

    Inuka, Singapore’s last polar bear was put into “deep sleep” under anaesthesia on Wednesday (25 Apr) at about 7am. “He was not revived,” said Dr Cheng Wen-Haur, deputy CEO and Chief Life Sciences Officer of Wildlife Reserves Singapore (WRS). “Any form of treatment Read More

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    Purchase of Basslink giving Temasek headache – Tasmanian Govt now demands more than $100m in compensation
    By Correspondent Published on by Correspondent 0

    In the 60’s, the Tasmanian Government of Australia first examined the possibility of linking Tasmania’s electricity grid with mainland Australia. In the 90s, state entities in Victoria and Tasmania began to undertake investigations for an electricity transmission interconnector to link Tasmania to mainland Read More

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    Cabinet reshuffle is nothing new but switching of roles in a musical chair
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Willy Sum My take on the cabinet reshuffle announced a little over 2 hours ago which is essentially nothing new but the “switching of roles in a musical chair”! Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is actually scrapping the bottom of the barrel when Read More

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    Changes to the Cabinet and other political appointments
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    The Prime Minister Office has announced the changes to the Singapore Cabinet and other political appointments. Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong will be promoting three office holders, and appointing four backbenchers to new political appointments. Three Ministers will retire from the Cabinet, but continue Read More

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