Daily Archives: 2018-06-07

    Malaysia’s newly appointed AG says responsibility doubly onerous as Malaysian law in appalled state after sixty years of one-party rule
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Speaking on his first day at the Attorney-General’s Chambers (AGC) on Wednesday (6 June), Malaysia’s newly appointed Attorney-General (AG) Tommy Thomas said that he always promote genuine constitutionalism, separation of powers, rule of law and due process, values which the newly elected government supports. Read More

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    UN agency President at EAT Stockholm Food Forum: striking the right balance to feed the world
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Ending poverty and hunger top the list of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals, but achieving this shared ambition by 2030 will only happen if the world finds the right balance between meeting rising food demands while simultaneously preserving the environment and building community Read More

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    How to minimise your home loan costs?
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Singsaver.com.sg There’s more to home loans than interest rates – consider these factors to further lower your home loan payments The home loan is probably the biggest cost that most Singaporeans will face. Even if it’s paid via our CPF, there’s no denying it’s Read More

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    US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un to meet in Singapore on 12 June
    By Neyla Zannia Published on by Neyla Zannia 0

    Singapore is set to host a summit meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un on Tuesday (12 June). Capella Hotel in Sentosa is picked to be the venue of the historic meeting between the two leaders and it has Read More

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    There is an insurance plan for every type of traveler – adventure seekers
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Singsaver.com.sg Attention adventure seekers: Are you buying the right insurance plan? “Great things don’t come from comfort zones” – Roy Bennett As an adventure seeker, you’re always on the lookout for new experiences as a way to break out of your comfort zone, Read More

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    COE, HDB 3-room, Michelin down? Indicators that all may not be well on the economic front?
    By Leong Sze Hian Published on by Leong Sze Hian 0

    I refer to the article “COE prices for bigger cars lowest in eight years” (Straits Times, Jun 7). The ST article on the Certificate of Entitlement (COE) for vehicles states that the COE premiums for cars up to 1,600 and 130bhp ended at a Read More

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    Gallup’s World Poll: Singaporeans feel safer than residents of any other country
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    Today, Gallup’s World Poll releases its 2018 installment of the Global Law and Order report, which finds that Singaporeans feel safer than residents of any other country in the world. Notably, 94% of Singapore adults say they feel safe walking alone at night. The Read More

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    Will you really go broke if you crash into a luxury car?
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by ValuePenguin What will you actually pay for if you crash into a luxury car? Read on to find out. As if getting into a car accident isn’t bad enough, imagine getting into a car accident with a luxury car that costs more than Read More

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    Singapore will remain as the only “first world country” to reject the people’s basic right to fair and open trial
    By The Online Citizen Published on by The Online Citizen 0

    by Function 8 On 11 May 2018, the Ministry of Home Affairs announced the detention without trial under the Internal Security Act (ISA) of Mohamed Faishal bin Mohd Razali (Faishal), a 27-year-old parking warden. Presumably, he was issued a detention order in April Read More

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    Indian nursing institution recognised by SG Govt ranked 751st-800th by QS
    By Correspondent Published on by Correspondent 0

    It was reported that the National University of Singapore (NUS) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) had clinched top 11th and 12th position respectively in the annual Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Ranking. NUS had previously ranked 15th in the 2018 ranking and NTU, Read More

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