Daily Archives: 2019-02-01

The Army to expand number of safety inspection teams and full-time safety officers to conduct checks and audits on units’ safety systems

The Army will be expanding the number of safety inspection teams and full-time safety officers to conduct checks and audits on units’ safety systems, following the death of Singaporean actor and reservist Corporal First Class (National Service) Aloysius Pang on Wednesday (23 Jan) after sustaining serious injuries while carrying out repair works inside the Singapore Self-Propelled Howitzer (SSPH) in New …

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PAP Seniors Groups wants CPF rate for employees above 55 to be increased

The PAP Seniors Group (PAP.SG), a group within the People’s Action Party that handles elderly causes, is proposing the Central Provident Fund (CPF) contribution rate for employees aged 55 and above be raised to 37 per cent, based on media reports. In its 21-page position later, PAP.SG opined that the CPF contribution rates for senior workers would help boost their …

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