Stories By Eileen Poh
117 Sep 2014 Wed
The ASEAN Agreement on Transboundary Haze Pollution does not spell out obligations and penalties in great detail, but rather provides a framework for cooperation. As such, enforcement on the ground will be key to its success.
216 Sep 2014 Tue
Police report filed after database including personal details, such as contact numbers and date of birth, was made available for public download.
315 Sep 2014 Mon
Developers sold 432 new private homes last month, down from the 509 units sold in July, according to the Urban Redevelopment Authority.
411 Sep 2014 Thu
"Extension of stay" practice helps sellers who are transiting to their new homes, such as those who may need more time for renovation or those awaiting funds from the sale of their current flats.
509 Sep 2014 Tue
The first public housing projects in these two areas will have lots of greenery and will yield more than 2,500 units. Applications for Tampines North will open in November, while those interested in applying for Bidadari will have to wait till next year.
605 Sep 2014 Fri
Property observers predict more launches in the private residential market following the Hungry Ghost Month, and executive condominiums are also expected to make a comeback after a hiatus of almost one year.
704 Sep 2014 Thu
Even though the Government will step up outreach efforts to help more people understand the Lease Buyback scheme, Minister of State for National Development Maliki Osman said the Government will not proactively try to "sell" it, to avoid misperceptions.
803 Sep 2014 Wed
This is because owners of four-room flats have other attractive options should they wish to monetise their property, say property analysts.
931 Aug 2014 Sun
The government is looking at introducing greater flexibility to the Lease Buyback Scheme, and this could include extending or shortening the number of years of flat leases participants can retain. Details of the changes to the scheme are expected to be announced next week.
1025 Aug 2014 Mon
He adds that Singapore will continue to enhance its knowledge sharing by organising a series of customised courses for African senior officials in areas such as economic development, public administration and sustainable urban development.