Day: 19 August 2019

It will be the end of Singapore if people who lack “honesty, dedication and competency” run the Government, says ESM Goh

While speaking at the Marina Parade National Day Dinner on Saturday (17 August), Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong said…

PM Lee’s announcement of increase spending on early childhood education benefits PAP’s PCF and NTUC’s First Skool

At the National Day Rally yesterday (18 Aug), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong announced that Singapore’s current annual spending of…

Former Malaysian prime minister Najib Razak's 1MDB trial postponed, prosecutors "not ready": AFP

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP): Malaysian ex-leader Najib Razak’s most significant 1MDB trial, which centres on claims huge sums ended up in…

Govt to raise retirement and re-employment ages up to 65 and 70 respectively by 2030: PM Lee Hsien Loong on National Day Rally

The Government will raise the ages of retirement and re-employment for Singaporeans up to 65 and 70 respectively by 2030,…

PM Lee: POFMA would catch you if you spread fake news about CPF withdrawal ages on social media

At the National Day Rally 2019 yesterday (18 Aug), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong took the opportunity to lash out…

Police arrests three men after altercation at Redhill Close; video circulating online

A video has been circulating around social media showing three men in a scuffle at Redhill Close. The video which…

Mixed reactions from netizens over Government’s move to increase retirement age to 65, older workers’ CPF rates to be raised

While delivering the National Day Rally speech on Sunday (18 August), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said that by 2030,…

"It is not clear that the PAP has the ability to come up with practical solutions," says SDP's Dr Paul Tambyah

“It is not clear that the PAP has the ability to come up with practical solutions to the challenges we…

PM Lee: Retirement age, re-employment age and CPF rates changed to support elderly continue working longer

At the National Day Rally 2019 yesterday (18 Aug), Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong talked about the changes to retirement…

Govt no longer requires typhoid vaccination for food handlers including foreign workers

The Ministry of Health (MOH) and the Singapore Food Agency (SFA) has finally revealed in a joint statement yesterday (17…