Nineteen people were killed and 25 wounded after an attack by a knife-wielding man at a facility for the disabled in Japan early on Tuesday, officials said.
There were cases of inadequate controls resulting in loss of revenue to the Government, as well as weak governance over the management of public funds in a public sector entity where the "principles of good governance and financial controls were disregarded in several areas".
The Auditor-General's Office estimates that the under-collection of tolls could be about 21.9 per cent of the total collected for the financial year 2014/15.
This change is part of the Ministry of Manpower’s regular updating of the EP qualifying salary to keep pace with rising local wages, maintain the quality of our foreign workforce and to better complement the local workforce.
Vanquished White House hopeful Bernie Sanders called on supporters to get behind Hillary Clinton as the Democratic convention kicked off on Monday, pressing for a united front against "demagogue" Donald Trump.
This is to make sure the gains "painstakingly made" over the last one to two years are entrenched, says Mr Ravi Menon, managing director at Monetary Authority of Singapore.
How did these parents feel about their children’s quest to participate in the Olympic and Paralympic games at Rio2016?CNA Insider
In part two of a three-part Made-in-Singapore series, we look at how Singaporean flute maker Ng Teck Seng applies his knowledge in Western music theory to the ancient art of Chinese bamboo flute making.
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