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Lee Hsien Loong: Raising taxes is not a matter of whether but when
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Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong in his delivery of his speech during the People’s Action Party (PAP) convention held on Sunday at Big Box in Jurong, said that raising taxes is not a matter of whether but when. Speaking to 2000 PAP activists, he Read More

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Recommendation for Compulsory Education for children with special educational needs accepted by MOE
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The Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced that it has accepted recommendations filed by the Implementation Advisory Panel (IAP) for children with special educational needs (SEN) in the areas of placement and exemption from Compulsory Education (CE). Minister for Education (Schools) Ng Chee Meng Read More

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PSLE 2017 result to be released on 24 November
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Ministry of Education (MOE) has announced that the results of the 2017 Primary School Leaving Examination (PSLE) will be released on Friday, 24 November 2017. Students may obtain their result slips from their respective primary schools from 11.00 am on 24 November 2017. Read More

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K Shanmugam’s statement for Minister Khaw gets slammed by citizens for not reflecting reality
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In a Channel News Asia report dated 16 November (Thursday), Minister for Home Affairs K Shanmugam was quoted saying that he was “confident” that Transport Minister Khaw Boon Wan will be able to “sort things out” following Wednesday’s (Nov 15) train collision at Joo Read More

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LTA: Suspension of Tuas West Extension will continue till Sunday
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Land Transport Authority (LTA) reported that the disabling of the software protection feature that resulted in the 15 November 2017 train collision arose when the faulty train was transiting between the old and new signalling systems. Given this finding, LTA and SMRT have Read More

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Official count of injuries from Joo Koon collision on Wednesday up to 36
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Seven more people have sought treatment at National University Hospital (NUH) and Ng Teng Fong General Hospital following the collision at Joo Koon station involving two SMRT trains on Wednesday (15 November), bringing the total number of casualties as a result of the Read More

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Workers’ Party: SMRT should render all necessary support to affected passengers of Joo Koon collision incident
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The Workers’ Party has released its statement regarding the collision between two trains incident which took place at Joo Koon Station on Wednesday (15 November) morning, calling upon Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT), transport operator of the East West Line, to render all necessary support to all the Read More

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K Shanmugan confident that Khaw Boon Wan will sort things out
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Minister for Home Affairs and Law K Shanmugam wrote a Facebook post on Wednesday (15 November) to support his fellow cabinet member, Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan over the train collision at Joo Koon MRT station and said that he is confident Minister Khaw Read More

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517 passengers on the second train of Joo Koon collision incident
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In a joint statement by Singapore Mass Rapid Transit (SMRT) and Land Transport Authority (LTA) on Wednesday (15 November) afternoon, it was stated that a total of 517 passengers were on a train travelling at 16km/hour when it collided with a stationary train at Read More

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“It’s an awful day.”, Khaw Boon Wan on the MRT collision at Joo Koon station
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Minister for Transport Khaw Boon Wan delivered an apology to commuters who were affected by the collision between two trains incident which took place at Joo Koon Station on Wednesday (15 November) morning in which 29 people were injured. Mr Khaw was speaking to reporters after Read More

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