Indian nursing institution recognised by SG Govt ranked 751st-800th by QS

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, at 10th. Meanwhile, the Singapore government has gone ahead to officially recognize nursing degrees from 7 of …

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Chan not ok with social enclaves forming in public housing but ok in private condos?

Speaking at Temasek Holding’s Ecosperity conference yesterday (5 Jun), Trade and Industry Minister Chan Chun Sing said that Singapore must avoid the formation of any social enclaves here. He added that the Government will “further refine” the design of precincts and HDB flats to “allow greater social mixing between people of different economic backgrounds”. “This is especially important as society …

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SG downplays recognition of Indian nursing degrees under enhanced CECA while India publicizes it

On 1 June, the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MTI) released a public statement announcing that Singapore and India have “successfully” concluded the second review of the India-Singapore Comprehensive Economic Cooperation Agreement (CECA). “Today, in the presence of Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong and India Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Mr Loh Khum Yean, Permanent Secretary for Ministry of Trade and …

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