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Channel NewsAsia
Everton's grit inspires me in politics: Desmond Choothe Singapore core. I think that's the reason why we work so hard. We work hard
Everton's grit inspires me in politics: Desmond Choo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted an hour ago
the Singapore core. I think that's the reason why we work so hard. We work hard so that we can implement good policies for Singaporeans. And sometimes to benefit Singaporeans, we do need to go into areas where there are tough calls to make. There... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
M Ravi, Roy Ngerng, Gilbert Goh on RP's 6-man team for Ang Mo Kio GRCCorner, Mr Jeyaretnam said: "We are not a protest group. We are not hecklers fr
M Ravi, Roy Ngerng, Gilbert Goh on RP's 6-man team for Ang Mo Kio GRC
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Corner, Mr Jeyaretnam said: "We are not a protest group. We are not hecklers from the sidelines. We are a serious and stable party. We are coming here with a serious intent of serving the residents of Ang Mo Kio." Mr Ravi, 46, said he had... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
SPEECH BY MR TEO SER LUCK, MINISTER OF STATE FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE CFO CONNECT SYMPOSIUM 2015, 27 AUGUST 2015, 9:00 AM AT FOUR SEASONS HOTEL, SINGAPOREaccess talent and improve the capabilities of our workforce. Under SkillsFuture
SPEECH BY MR TEO SER LUCK, MINISTER OF STATE FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE CFO CONNECT SYMPOSIUM 2015, 27 AUGUST 2015, 9:00 AM AT FOUR SEASONS HOTEL, SINGAPORE
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 3 days ago
access talent and improve the capabilities of our workforce. Under SkillsFuture, there are a variety of resources to help Singaporeans to develop and deepen their skills so that they can advance in their careers, which will also benefit SME... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
NDR 2015: Income ceiling for HDB flat buyers raised, Special CPF Housing Grant doubledSINGAPORE: To help more Singaporeans qualify for new HDB flats, the income ceil
NDR 2015: Income ceiling for HDB flat buyers raised, Special CPF Housing Grant doubled
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
SINGAPORE: To help more Singaporeans qualify for new HDB flats, the income ceiling to purchase a new Build-to-Order (BTO) flat will be raised from S$10,000 to S$12,000. As for those looking to buy an Executive Condominium, the income ceiling will be... Read more
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The Star
Effect of yuan devaluation on Johor property marketmarket. “The top range of well-heeled Chinese buyers tend to buy in the United
Effect of yuan devaluation on Johor property market
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
market. “The top range of well-heeled Chinese buyers tend to buy in the United States, Hong Kong and countries with more stable currencies. Malaysia and other South-East Asian destinations will attract the less wealthy of the lot.” Tan says the... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
SPEECH BY MR LIM HNG KIANG, MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE SCCCI 17TH ANNUAL SMES CONFERENCE & 18TH INFOCOMM COMMERCE CONFERENCE, 19 AUGUST 2015, 9:30 AM AT THE SUNTEC SINGAPORE CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRESingapore continues to have strong economic fundamentals. We have well-develope
SPEECH BY MR LIM HNG KIANG, MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE SCCCI 17TH ANNUAL SMES CONFERENCE & 18TH INFOCOMM COMMERCE CONFERENCE, 19 AUGUST 2015, 9:30 AM AT THE SUNTEC SINGAPORE CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 11 days ago
Singapore continues to have strong economic fundamentals. We have well-developed economic infrastructure, such as a stable financial system, good rule of law, and good trade connectivity. In addition, the implementation of the ASEAN Economic... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Thai entrepreneurs urged to move fast in Myanmarto make it easier to do business there. "Although Myanmar is open to foreign i
Thai entrepreneurs urged to move fast in Myanmar
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 days ago
to make it easier to do business there. "Although Myanmar is open to foreign investors, laws and regulations are still not stable and can be changed any time. So investors should find local partners in order to help understand the changing business... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
SPEECH BY MR S ISWARAN, MINISTER, PRIME MINISTER'S OFFICE & SECOND MINISTER FOR HOME AFFAIRS & SECOND MINISTER FOR TRADE & INDUSTRY, AT THE OPENING PLENARY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA’S BUSINESS MISSION TO SINGAPORE, 17 AUGUST 2015, 9:20 AM AT SWISSOTEL THE STAMFORDthe network of relationships to seize opportunities in the region. 5 Australia
SPEECH BY MR S ISWARAN, MINISTER, PRIME MINISTER'S OFFICE & SECOND MINISTER FOR HOME AFFAIRS & SECOND MINISTER FOR TRADE & INDUSTRY, AT THE OPENING PLENARY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA’S BUSINESS MISSION TO SINGAPORE, 17 AUGUST 2015, 9:20 AM AT SWISSOTEL THE STAMFORD
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 13 days ago
the network of relationships to seize opportunities in the region. 5 Australian companies will find in Singapore a stable, business-friendly and trusted environment, with a compatible business culture and practices. Singapore’s connectivity... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Housing situation ‘much happier’ but more needs to be done: Khawfew years suggest to us that people are satisfied with the quality of public ho
Housing situation ‘much happier’ but more needs to be done: Khaw
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
few years suggest to us that people are satisfied with the quality of public housing, and the standards are something that Singaporeans are proud of.” When he announced the review of the income ceilings in June, Mr Khaw said he would personally... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singaporeans should take a long-term view: DPM Teo Chee Heanelect capable, selfless leaders able to usher Singapore into the future. "What
Singaporeans should take a long-term view: DPM Teo Chee Hean
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
elect capable, selfless leaders able to usher Singapore into the future. "What is this election about? It's about offering Singaporeans the opportunity to choose a leadership whom they can work with and trust - not just for the next five years but... Read more
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The Star
Common goals bind Singapore and MalaysiaDatuk Seri Najib Tun Razak (pix). Writing in his blog in conjunction with the
Common goals bind Singapore and Malaysia
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak (pix). Writing in his blog in conjunction with the republic’s 50th anniversary, Najib urged Singaporeans not to judge Malaysia by what appeared on social media or by politically motivated statements from certain... Read more
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The Standard
Lee `mulled euthanasia in sad final years'on March 23 after a prolonged stay in hospital due to severe pneumonia triggere
Lee `mulled euthanasia in sad final years'
The Standard / Posted 19 days ago
on March 23 after a prolonged stay in hospital due to severe pneumonia triggered an unprecedented outpouring of grief among Singaporeans. In a book published in 2013, Lee had said he was feeling weaker by the day and wanted a quick death. He... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Lee Kuan Yew mulled euthanasia in final years, says daughteron March 23 after a prolonged stay in hospital due to severe pneumonia triggere
Lee Kuan Yew mulled euthanasia in final years, says daughter
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 20 days ago
on March 23 after a prolonged stay in hospital due to severe pneumonia triggered an unprecedented outpouring of grief among Singaporeans. In a book published in 2013, Lee had said he was feeling weaker by the day and wanted a quick death. He... Read more
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The Standard
Daughter says Lee Kuan Yew pondered euthanasiaon March 23 after a prolonged stay in hospital due to severe pneumonia triggere
Daughter says Lee Kuan Yew pondered euthanasia
The Standard / Posted 20 days ago
on March 23 after a prolonged stay in hospital due to severe pneumonia triggered an unprecedented outpouring of grief among Singaporeans. In a book published in 2013, Lee had said he was feeling weaker by the day and wanted a quick death. He... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
The contrasting fates of Singapore and Malaysia – Devadas Krishnadasstate. However, today, Singapore has celebrated its 50th year of independence
The contrasting fates of Singapore and Malaysia – Devadas Krishnadas
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 20 days ago
state. However, today, Singapore has celebrated its 50th year of independence in the best possible shape – politically stable, economically promising and socially affluent. Malaysia, in contrast, lags behind Singapore on these counts.... Read more
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BBC News
Could Singapore have become communist?hero Lim Chin Siong. His political rival, Lee Kuan Yew, is living in exile and
Could Singapore have become communist?
BBC News / Posted 21 days ago
hero Lim Chin Siong. His political rival, Lee Kuan Yew, is living in exile and ignominy. This scenario - ludicrous to Singaporeans celebrating 50 years of independence led by Lee - was dreamt up by local artist Sonny Liew in a new book which... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Moving forward in a spirit of mutual benefit – Najib Razakin 2014, and I am pleased that while Iskandar Malaysia and Penang have been the
Moving forward in a spirit of mutual benefit – Najib Razak
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 21 days ago
in 2014, and I am pleased that while Iskandar Malaysia and Penang have been the main focus of investment from Singapore, Singaporeans are now also beginning to look further afield, including Sabah and Sarawak. In terms of tourism, the total... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Singapore evolving to keep up with informed electorate: Singaporean High Commissionerbecoming prime targets. "It is a real challenge, even in affluent Singapore ..
Singapore evolving to keep up with informed electorate: Singaporean High Commissioner
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
becoming prime targets. "It is a real challenge, even in affluent Singapore ... we have had cases where middle-class Singaporeans have been self-radicalised," he said. He said Singapore was working with its partners ASEAN, Australia,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Singapore readies for its biggest party since independencejust ensuring that other legs are being put in such as manufacturing to ensure
Singapore readies for its biggest party since independence
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 23 days ago
just ensuring that other legs are being put in such as manufacturing to ensure that jobs are continually being created for Singaporeans and foreigners being brought in at various levels," Mr Song said. Associate Professor Michael Barr from... Read more
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Rappler
FAST FACTS: Singapore world recordsat Farrer Circus. That same seed became the concept of the City in a Garden, wh
FAST FACTS: Singapore world records
Rappler / Posted 26 days ago
at Farrer Circus. That same seed became the concept of the City in a Garden, which everyone loves about Singapore today. Singaporeans are actually getting paid to “go green” – a hefty 20% discount is given by the National Park Board to couples... Read more
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Singapore Government Press Centre
SPEECH BY MR LIM HNG KIANG, MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE SINGAPORE BUSINESS FEDERATION NATIONAL DAY OBSERVANCE CEREMONY, 04 AUGUST 2015, 9:40 AM AT NICOLL ROOM, SUNTEC CITY CONVENTION CENTREfrom middle-income to high-income[1] over the last 40, 50 years. But more impor
SPEECH BY MR LIM HNG KIANG, MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INDUSTRY, AT THE SINGAPORE BUSINESS FEDERATION NATIONAL DAY OBSERVANCE CEREMONY, 04 AUGUST 2015, 9:40 AM AT NICOLL ROOM, SUNTEC CITY CONVENTION CENTRE
Singapore Government Press Centre / Posted 26 days ago
from middle-income to high-income[1] over the last 40, 50 years. But more importantly, we have created a better life for Singaporeans. In the last five years alone, the real median wage of our citizens has grown by 9%. And this was achieved while... Read more
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The Star
PM Lee: Singapore closely watching developments in MalaysiaSINGAPORE: Singapore is watching the political developments in Malaysia very cl
PM Lee: Singapore closely watching developments in Malaysia
The Star / Posted 29 days ago
SINGAPORE: Singapore is watching the political developments in Malaysia very closely, and hopes that the country remains stable, Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said. Speaking to former ambassador Chan Heng Chee in an interview to be aired on Sunday,... Read more
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