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Daily Archives: 2019-01-24

Public calling for MINDEF to take responsibility over Aloysius Pang’s death

Following Aloysius Pang's death, the public are calling for the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) to take responsibility of his death. Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Operationally Ready National Serviceman, Corporal First Class (National Service) [CFC (NS)] Pang Wei Chong, Aloysius passed away yesterday (23 January) in New Zealand after sustaining serious injuries while carrying out repair works inside the Singapore Self-Propelled …

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Are expectations too high for SAF officers in training, ask NS men

On 23 January, Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Operationally Ready National Serviceman, Corporal First Class (National Service) [CFC )NS)] Pang Wei Chong, Aloysius passed away at Waikato Hospital, New Zealand due to injuries sustained while carrying repair works in self-propelled howitzer. CFC (NS) Pang, along with two other SAF personnel, was said to be carrying repair works inside the Singapore Self-Propelled …

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New Zealand authorities waiting for permission from family to conduct post-mortem on Pang’s body before repatriation

Before Aloysius Pang’s body can be brought home to Singapore, New Zealand authorities are awaiting the green light from the actor’s family to conduct a post-mortem on his body. Corporal First Class (National Service) Pang’s body is currently being held at Waikato Hospital mortuary. An employee there said they were aware of the ‘urgency about wanting to get him back …

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Patient: SNEC charges only $9,000 but NUH wants to charge $19,000

Last Tue (15 Jan), an elderly doctor, Dr Wong Kai Peng, 71, wrote to ST Forum complaining about the shocking fee charged by NUH (‘Shocking fee quoted for quick surgery'). He shared that he had an operation at the Singapore National Eye Centre (SNEC) recently. "Though I am fully covered by private insurance, I find the cost of medical care …

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