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Daily Archives: 2018-05-04

No other candidate with more relevant experience available after global search?

After the multiple MRT debacles and hiccups, ranging from flooding, delays, accidents and breakdowns, local transport company, SMRT finally has a new chief at the helm in the form of Neo Kian Hong, a former General of the Singapore Armed Forces, Permanent Secretary (Education Development) in the Ministry of Education and Permanent Secretary (Defence Development) of the Ministry of Defence. …

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Singaporeans experiencing declining quality of life in post-LKY era

Last Sunday (29 Apr), the South China Morning Post published an article highlighting Singapore’s en bloc fever. Central to the article was how Pacific Mansions was sold to tycoon Kwek Leng Beng in an En Bloc sale for $980 million, and an owner thus reaped a 500% profit from a 1,346 sq ft apartment she bought 16 years ago. Quoting ZACD …

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Police to independently investigate death of NSF Dave Lee along with COI by Armed Forces Council

Ministry of Defence (Mindef) announced on Wednesday (2 May) that the death of late full-time national serviceman Dave Lee Han Xuan will be independently investigated by the Police and a Committee of Inquiry (COI) has been convened by the Armed Forces Council to investigate the circumstances leading to the incident. Full-time National Serviceman, Private (PTE) Lee Han Xuan Dave, 19, a …

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