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Asia Sentinel
Singapore Succession a Troubling Issueif none of these young ministers are ready for the job by 2020, the PM has an o
Singapore Succession a Troubling Issue
Asia Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
if none of these young ministers are ready for the job by 2020, the PM has an option. The two Deputy Prime Ministers, Teo Chee Hean and Tharman Shanmugaratnam, can easily step in as interim PMs. Shanmugaratnam is the obvious and popular... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Spotlight on bilateral, business ties during Vietnam President's visit to SingaporeUS$9 billion (S$12.3 billion) of investments and employ more than 170,000 peopl
Spotlight on bilateral, business ties during Vietnam President's visit to Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
US$9 billion (S$12.3 billion) of investments and employ more than 170,000 people. He also said that Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will visit Vietnam in September to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Parks... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Vietnamese President to make three-day state visit to SingaporeQuang, Madam Hien and their delegation. On Tuesday, Deputy Prime Minister and
Vietnamese President to make three-day state visit to Singapore
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
Quang, Madam Hien and their delegation. On Tuesday, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean will host President Quang to breakfast. President Quang will then deliver the 38th Singapore Lecture organised... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
1,000 workers for nation's biggest rubber plantationneed 5,000 workers, who can be recruited from Sook, Nabawan and Keningau," said
1,000 workers for nation's biggest rubber plantation
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
need 5,000 workers, who can be recruited from Sook, Nabawan and Keningau," said the Minister with Special Functions, Datuk Teo Chee Kang. The joint venture (JV) between Bornion Timber Sdn Bhd and Guangdong Guangken Rubber Group Co Ltd of China in... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Classrooms named after Radin, Rubin, Raimetwo new school blocks, which cost in total of RM3.7 million, will be officiated
Classrooms named after Radin, Rubin, Raime
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 6 days ago
two new school blocks, which cost in total of RM3.7 million, will be officiated by Liberal Democratic Party President Datuk Teo Chee Kang who will be in the district this weekend for a combined delegates meeting involving three party divisions,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Community leaders, friends pay respects to S R Nathan on 2nd day of private wakehome for the wake. Other politicians who arrived yesterday included Deputy Pri
Community leaders, friends pay respects to S R Nathan on 2nd day of private wake
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
home for the wake. Other politicians who arrived yesterday included Deputy Prime Ministers Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Teo Chee Hean, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong, Minister of Law and Home Affairs K Shanmugam, Speaker of Parliament... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Community leaders, friends pay respects to S R Nathan on 2nd day of private wakehome for the wake. Other politicians who arrived yesterday included Deputy Pri
Community leaders, friends pay respects to S R Nathan on 2nd day of private wake
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
home for the wake. Other politicians who arrived yesterday included Deputy Prime Ministers Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Teo Chee Hean, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong, Minister of Law and Home Affairs K Shanmugam, Speaker of Parliament... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Private wake for former President S R Nathan underwayLee and Mdm Ho left the wake at about 12.20pm. (Photo: Xabryna Kek) Deputy Pr
Private wake for former President S R Nathan underway
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
Lee and Mdm Ho left the wake at about 12.20pm. (Photo: Xabryna Kek) Deputy Prime Ministers Tharman Shanmugaratnam and Teo Chee Hean arrived at the wake at about 12.45pm. Speaking to the media outside Mr Nathan's house, Mr Teo said he would... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Singapore: PM Lee put on week-long medical leave after taking ill during speechoffice on Monday said Lee will be on medical leave until Aug 29. The Straits T
Singapore: PM Lee put on week-long medical leave after taking ill during speech
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
office on Monday said Lee will be on medical leave until Aug 29. The Straits Times reported that Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will stand in for the 64-year-old Lee while he is away. The PM’s office said doctors confirmed that Lee did... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
'A giant of our times': Singapore's leaders pay tribute to S R Nathantime duty called. He was a true son of Singapore," Mr Lee said. "A GIANT OF OU
'A giant of our times': Singapore's leaders pay tribute to S R Nathan
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
time duty called. He was a true son of Singapore," Mr Lee said. "A GIANT OF OUR TIMES": DPM TEO Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean said Mr Nathan was a "giant of our times", and together with his generation, helped secure the peace, harmony... Read more
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Rappler
Singapore PM takes break after fainting spelldoctors advised that Lee should go on medical leave and resume his duties next
Singapore PM takes break after fainting spell
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
doctors advised that Lee should go on medical leave and resume his duties next Monday, the PMO said. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will be in charge in his absence. "I'm glad to report that the doctors think I am ok, but they have advised me... Read more
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dna
Singapore's PM Lee Hsien Loong to take medical leave until August 29statement. Doctors had confirmed there were no cardiac abnormalities and no st
Singapore's PM Lee Hsien Loong to take medical leave until August 29
dna / Posted 8 days ago
statement. Doctors had confirmed there were no cardiac abnormalities and no stroke, the office said. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will cover the duties of the prime minister in his absence. On Facebook, Loong posted a message to thank... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Singapore PM on medical leave after halted speechweek. "Doctors think I’m OK but advised rest," he said in a post on his verifie
Singapore PM on medical leave after halted speech
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
week. "Doctors think I’m OK but advised rest," he said in a post on his verified Twitter account. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will cover Lee’s duties in his absence, his office said. Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Singapore’s PM Lee to take medical leave until Aug 29the prime minister’s office said in a statement. Doctors had confirmed there w
Singapore’s PM Lee to take medical leave until Aug 29
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
the prime minister’s office said in a statement. Doctors had confirmed there were no cardiac abnormalities and no stroke, the office said. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will cover the duties of the prime minister in his absence. –... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PM Lee to take medical leave till Aug 29 on doctors' adviceadvice of doctors, Mr Lee will be on medical leave and will resume his duties o
PM Lee to take medical leave till Aug 29 on doctors' advice
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
advice of doctors, Mr Lee will be on medical leave and will resume his duties on Aug 29, it added. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean will cover the duties of the Prime Minister in his absence. Earlier on Monday, Foreign Affairs Minister Vivian... Read more
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8d
The Borneo Post
Resolve ‘bin’ issue in non-Muslim ICs – TeoYong, Lim and the LDP members at the end of the conference. KOTA KINABALU: Lib
Resolve ‘bin’ issue in non-Muslim ICs – Teo
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
Yong, Lim and the LDP members at the end of the conference. KOTA KINABALU: Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) president Datuk Teo Chee Kang yesterday called on the relevant government department to look into a more practical and innovative method to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
LDP backs anti-hudud signature drivejurisdictional equilibrium between the civil court and Syariah Court, said Libe
LDP backs anti-hudud signature drive
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
jurisdictional equilibrium between the civil court and Syariah Court, said Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) president Datuk Teo Chee Kang. Teo said the Private Member’s Bill tabled by PAS president Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang, which was still... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong returns to finish speech at NDR 2016 after being taken illMinisters. Later, in an announcement made over the PA system to guests waiting
Singapore PM Lee Hsien Loong returns to finish speech at NDR 2016 after being taken ill
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
Ministers. Later, in an announcement made over the PA system to guests waiting at the reception, Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean said that Mr Lee had asked him to convey the message that he wanted to return to greet guests and complete his... Read more
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9d
Asian Correspondent
Brief scare as Singapore PM falls ill mid-speech at National Day Rallyis attending to him right now. They assess that his condition is not serious. P
Brief scare as Singapore PM falls ill mid-speech at National Day Rally
Asian Correspondent / Posted 9 days ago
is attending to him right now. They assess that his condition is not serious. PMO will update in due course. “UPDATE: DPM Teo Chee Hean has spoken to PM, and says that PM will resume his National Day Rally speech,” the statement said. Another... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Singapore PM takes ill at National Day RallyFacebook page, the prime minister of the island republic was being attended to
Singapore PM takes ill at National Day Rally
The Borneo Post / Posted 9 days ago
Facebook page, the prime minister of the island republic was being attended to by a medical team and that his condition was “not serious.” Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean later informed that Lee would resume his national day speech. MORE TO C... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Singapore PM falls ill during speech at national day rallyspeech when the rally was stopped at around 9.20 p.m. “PM Lee says please enjo
Singapore PM falls ill during speech at national day rally
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
speech when the rally was stopped at around 9.20 p.m. “PM Lee says please enjoy the reception,” Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean told the audience. He added that Lee will resume his speech later, to applause from the audience. Lee was seen... Read more
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Rappler
Singapore PM falls ill during live televised speechThey assess that his condition is not serious," his office said in a statement.
Singapore PM falls ill during live televised speech
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
They assess that his condition is not serious," his office said in a statement. Lee has been in power since 2004. Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean said Lee planned to complete his speech after resting, the Straits Times reported.– Rapp... Read more
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The Temasek Review
NMP Kok talks cock like PAP, silly NMPs wasting our tax dollars « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSthe PAP government made a grave error. Do you hear our judges uttering even a s
NMP Kok talks cock like PAP, silly NMPs wasting our tax dollars « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 9 days ago
the PAP government made a grave error. Do you hear our judges uttering even a single word to hold PAP accountable? In Teo Chee Hean’s words, what do you think? Ah Kow: Bro, I remember another case when PM Lee, KFC president and Lau Goh went... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Creating more wound expertsfood, sugar control and exercise are advocated to patients," he said. His spee
Creating more wound experts
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 10 days ago
food, sugar control and exercise are advocated to patients," he said. His speech was read by Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang during the opening of the North Borneo Wound Conference 2016. Musa said the same goes to pressure ulcers or... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Brunei's Prince Abdul Malik on five-day visit to Singapore until Aug 19Thursday, Prince Abdul Malik was hosted to dinner by Deputy Prime Minister and
Brunei's Prince Abdul Malik on five-day visit to Singapore until Aug 19
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
Thursday, Prince Abdul Malik was hosted to dinner by Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean. According to MFA, they had a fruitful exchange of views on youth exchanges, security-related developments, and... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Long-term planning important for all organisations: Teo Chee HeanDeputy Prime Minister, Teo Chee Hean was speaking at the Stewardship Asia Round
Long-term planning important for all organisations: Teo Chee Hean
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 days ago
Deputy Prime Minister, Teo Chee Hean was speaking at the Stewardship Asia Roundtable, which was organised by the Stewardship Asia centre on Wednesday (Aug 17). He emphasised the need for long-term planning in all organisations, be they corporate or... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Don't allow any parties to destroy peace: Musaof those who fought during the war to be in vain," he said. His speech was read
Don't allow any parties to destroy peace: Musa
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 14 days ago
of those who fought during the war to be in vain," he said. His speech was read by Special Affairs Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang. He said the war heroes including local communities who risked their lives in helping the Allied soldiers... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ranau girl who risked her life to feed POWsService 2016 held at Memorial Park, Mile 7 here yesterday. The service started
Ranau girl who risked her life to feed POWs
The Borneo Post / Posted 14 days ago
Service 2016 held at Memorial Park, Mile 7 here yesterday. The service started at 7am with Minister of Special Tasks Datuk Teo Chee Kang delivering a message from Chief Minister Datuk Seri Panglima Musa Haji Aman. Musa said it is crucial that all... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Hero’s homecoming for Singapore’s Schooling after Olympic winbanners in the air when they spotted the 21-year-old swimmer at Terminal 3 wher
Hero’s homecoming for Singapore’s Schooling after Olympic win
Asian Correspondent / Posted 15 days ago
banners in the air when they spotted the 21-year-old swimmer at Terminal 3 where he was greeted by Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean, Sport Singapore chief executive officer Lim Teck Yin, and Singapore National Olympic council vice-president... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Give feedback on move to increase state seatsirrespective of the people's race, culture and religious beliefs. Liberal Demo
Give feedback on move to increase state seats
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 19 days ago
irrespective of the people's race, culture and religious beliefs. Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) President Datuk Teo Chee Kang said it is timely to increase the number of State seats in view of the last re-delineation exercise being in... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Devolution of powers: 8- point ToR establishedfor the Technical Committee on the discussion for devolution of powers to the S
Devolution of powers: 8- point ToR established
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 20 days ago
for the Technical Committee on the discussion for devolution of powers to the State, said Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang. Teo, in replying to a question by Tamparuli Assemblyman Datuk Seri Wilfred Bumburing at the State Legislative... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
13 new State seats approvedabstained, while Lahad Datu Assemblyman Datuk Mohd Yusof Apdal was absent durin
13 new State seats approved
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 20 days ago
abstained, while Lahad Datu Assemblyman Datuk Mohd Yusof Apdal was absent during the voting. Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang tabled the Bills to amend Article 14 clause (2) of the State Constitution and Section 2 of the Legislative... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sabah actively discussing devolution of authority with KL – Teoon issues pertaining to the devolution of authority from its federal counterpar
Sabah actively discussing devolution of authority with KL – Teo
The Borneo Post / Posted 20 days ago
on issues pertaining to the devolution of authority from its federal counterpart, Minister of Special Tasks Datuk Teo Chee Kang said. According to him, a steering committee jointly chaired by Foreign Minister Datuk Seri Anifah Aman and... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Sabah gets 13 new state assembly seatsState Assembly seats from 60 to 73 members was approved yesterday. The Bill pr
Sabah gets 13 new state assembly seats
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 days ago
State Assembly seats from 60 to 73 members was approved yesterday. The Bill presented by Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang, received objection from three state assembly members, namely Sri Tanjung’s Chan Foong Hing, Dr Roland Chia of... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Remain united and resilient to tackleof terrorism, but Singaporeans need to remain united and resilient to tackle th
Remain united and resilient to tackle
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 23 days ago
of terrorism, but Singaporeans need to remain united and resilient to tackle this problem, said Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean on Sunday (Aug 7). Making the remarks in light of recent arrests and terrorist attacks in the region and... Read more
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The Temasek Review
Six terrorist suspects targeting Marina Bay arrested in Batam « Editorial « TR EMERITUSalert. We have to emphasise the importance of SGSecure, and the role that every
Six terrorist suspects targeting Marina Bay arrested in Batam « Editorial « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 24 days ago
alert. We have to emphasise the importance of SGSecure, and the role that everyone has to play.” Deputy Prime Minster Teo Chee Hean In a comment posted on Facebook, Deputy Prime Minster Teo Chee Hean called on Singaporeans to stay... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore should assume that there 'may be more plots': Ng Eng Henthe importance of SGSecure, and the role that everyone has to play." In commen
Singapore should assume that there 'may be more plots': Ng Eng Hen
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
the importance of SGSecure, and the role that everyone has to play." In comments posted on Facebook, Deputy Prime Minster Teo Chee Hean called on Singaporeans to stay vigilant. "This shows the seriousness of the threat we face," said Mr Teo. "We... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Plot to hit Singapore's Marina Bay with rocket from Batam foiledthe importance of SGSecure, and the role that everyone has to play." In commen
Plot to hit Singapore's Marina Bay with rocket from Batam foiled
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
the importance of SGSecure, and the role that everyone has to play." In comments posted on Facebook, Deputy Prime Minster Teo Chee Hean called on Singaporeans to stay vigilant. "This shows the seriousness of the threat we face," said Mr Teo. "We... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Builders may have to pay premium firstland conversion before they can obtain the Occupational Certificates (OC) for t
Builders may have to pay premium first
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 25 days ago
land conversion before they can obtain the Occupational Certificates (OC) for their projects. Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang said it is hoped this requirement will help solve the long-standing strata title problem. "A special committee... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Govt serious in improving wellbeing of elderly: Musahe said at the 12th National Geriatric Conference here, Thursday. Musa's speec
Govt serious in improving wellbeing of elderly: Musa
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 25 days ago
he said at the 12th National Geriatric Conference here, Thursday. Musa's speech was read by Special Tasks Minister Datuk Teo Chee Kang. Also present were State Health Director Dr. Christina Rundi, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Director Dr. Heric... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Future challenges of geriatric care in MalaysiaCity Hall (DBKK), Robert Lipon who represented Mayor Datuk Yeo Boon Hai. Meanw
Future challenges of geriatric care in Malaysia
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 25 days ago
City Hall (DBKK), Robert Lipon who represented Mayor Datuk Yeo Boon Hai. Meanwhile, Minister of Special Tasks, Datuk Teo Chee Kang expressed concern over the impending departure of Dr Peter Selestine as the sole geriatrician in government... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
1,630 vacancies filled at the Kudat job fairKudat: Minister of Special Tasks Datuk Teo Chee Kang has urged young people not
1,630 vacancies filled at the Kudat job fair
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 26 days ago
Kudat: Minister of Special Tasks Datuk Teo Chee Kang has urged young people not to be choosy when looking for jobs to reduce our State's dependency on foreign workers. He said many job advertisements went unanswered because young job seekers were... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Stop being choosy, minister tells job seekersTeo (third left) presenting a certificate to Chin. KUDAT: Minister of Special
Stop being choosy, minister tells job seekers
The Borneo Post / Posted 27 days ago
Teo (third left) presenting a certificate to Chin. KUDAT: Minister of Special Tasks Datuk Teo Chee Kang has urged young people not to be choosy when looking for jobs to reduce the state’s dependency on foreign workers. He said many job... Read more
27d
The Borneo Post
Now best time to pursue devolution of powers for Sabah – LDPautonomy as enshrined in the Federal Constitution.” Ngan concurred with Minist
Now best time to pursue devolution of powers for Sabah – LDP
The Borneo Post / Posted 27 days ago
autonomy as enshrined in the Federal Constitution.” Ngan concurred with Minister of Special Tasks cum LDP president Datuk Teo Chee Kang’s statement that the State Government should start negotiations on devolution of powers with the Federal... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Stronger partnerships in R&D, innovation needed: DPM Teoare needed to help Singapore capture growth opportunities and develop new solut
Stronger partnerships in R&D, innovation needed: DPM Teo
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 28 days ago
are needed to help Singapore capture growth opportunities and develop new solutions, according to Deputy Prime Minister Teo Chee Hean. Speaking at one-north's inaugural forum on Tuesday (Aug 2), Mr Teo said the stronger partnerships will help... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
State Govt gets RM90m from GLCsBodies and Government Agencies Course here Monday. The text of his speech was
State Govt gets RM90m from GLCs
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 28 days ago
Bodies and Government Agencies Course here Monday. The text of his speech was delivered by Minister of Special Tasks Datuk Teo Chee Kang. Elaborating, Musa said loans that could be claimed in 2015 were still high compared with the amount paid that... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
PM Lee kicks off week-long visit to the US on Sundaydelegation are Members of Parliament Christopher de Souza and Rahayu Mahzam, an
PM Lee kicks off week-long visit to the US on Sunday
Channel NewsAsia / Posted a month ago
delegation are Members of Parliament Christopher de Souza and Rahayu Mahzam, and Nominated MP Chia Yong Yong. Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security Teo Chee Hean will be the Acting Prime Minister in Mr Lee’s abs... Read more

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