Channel NewsAsia's Lim Jia Qi joined an anti-drink driving operation at Clemenceau Avenue in the wee hours of Thursday morning where Traffic Police were carrying out checks on potential drink drivers.
There were 109 accidents involving drink-driving and three deaths from January to June this year, compared to 102 accidents and eight fatalities during the same period last year, Traffic Police figures show.
When the district-level food waste recycling trial starts in December, UWCSEA's Dover campus will get to compost its pre-cooked waste while its cooked food waste will be transported to Ulu Pandan Reclamation Plant.
As some retailers see sales drop by as much as 40 per cent since 2013 at the youth-oriented mall, experts say malls must understand their target market’s lifestyle.
Noting that there have been calls by the public to improve the rewards given to medalled Paralympians, the minister also called on more corporations to step forward to support the organisations’ efforts to reward Team Singapore athletes.
Mrs Teo also cited cities such as Amsterdam and Copenhagen, which have a strong culture of active mobility but do not mandate registration or insurance.
For now, efforts will be focused on encouraging shoppers to use fewer plastic bags, Dairy Farm group and NTUC FairPrice say.
Zero Waste SG has proposed the scheme to be rolled out in two phases with the first phase covering major supermarket chains and retailers and the second phase covering smaller ratailers and hawkers.
In its White Paper, the Government agrees with the Constitutional Commission's recommendations requiring the President to consult the Council of Presidential Advisors before exercising his discretion on all fiscal matters and public service appointments.
Several MPs have asked whether more measures should be implemented to curb mosquito breeding at construction sites. In response, Mr Masagos said: “We should not go overboard by implementing more measures and also adding more costs when we can do things well properly."