Stories By Eileen Poh
130 Oct 2014 Thu
About 85,000 seniors used their Pioneer Generation cards at participating general practitioners (GPs), while another 24,000 used their cards to visit dental clinics.
229 Oct 2014 Wed
The Government, as one of the biggest employers in Singapore, is working on changing mindsets about paper qualifications, said Senior Minister of State for Education Indranee Rajah.
327 Oct 2014 Mon
Seniors are not aware of the various ways they can monetise their flat due to a lack of awareness of the scheme as well as a lack of financial literacy, Mdm Halimah said.
426 Oct 2014 Sun
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance Tharman Shanmugaratnam has announced the creation of a S$30 million fund to support projects aimed at helping people with disabilities and their caregivers.
525 Oct 2014 Sat
The 1,715-unit development, which was launched for sale two years ago, still has 254 unsold units. So to move sales, its developer CapitaLand Singapore said it will be refurbishing 30 units with additional designer furnishings.
622 Oct 2014 Wed
In a blog post, National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan noted that Singapore is "quite walkable", but lags behind cities like Amsterdam and Copenhagen, where "walking and cycling as modes of transport have been honed to be the normal way of life".
718 Oct 2014 Sat
Among the ideas raised at the Pulau Ubin Symposium to preserve and enhance the island include having a heritage trail for its temples and shrines and a history tour of its granite quarries.
816 Oct 2014 Thu
The Minister for Culture, Community and Youth says while efforts focused on the environment and sustainable business are important, companies can do more to tailor their CSR initiatives to impact the local community.
915 Oct 2014 Wed
Developers sold 648 new private homes last month, a 48.3 per cent increase from the 437 units sold in August, according to the Urban Redevelopment Authority.
1011 Oct 2014 Sat
Marina One Residences, a joint-venture development between Temasek Holdings and Malaysia's state investment arm Khazanah Nasional, saw lukewarm response at its public launch on Saturday (Oct 11).