Stories By Eileen Poh
128 Aug 2015 Fri
The five candidates introduced on Friday include secretary-general Tan Jee Say, media consultant Fahmi Rais, sales executive Melvin Chew Weng Hoe, risk manager Chirag Desai and former IT consultant Wong Chee Wai Gregory.
226 Aug 2015 Wed
Video Australia's tighter regulations on foreign property ownership not affecting Singaporeans' interest: Estate agents
Under Australia's foreign investment regime, foreigners are only allowed to purchase new dwellings. Authorities say they will introduce legislation into Parliament to ensure that the reforms will commence on Dec 1.
324 Aug 2015 Mon
With the changes in the grants, more than two-thirds of Singaporean families can qualify for the grant, compared to more than half currently.
424 Aug 2015 Mon
As of last month, about 2,900 Executive Condominium units remained unsold and as many as four projects expected to launch later this year.
524 Aug 2015 Mon
Under the new Proximity Housing Grant, families looking to buy a resale flat to live near or with their parents or children will get an additional S$20,000 to offset costs, announced the MND and HDB on Monday.
623 Aug 2015 Sun
To make it easier for middle- and lower-income households to buy their first flat, the household income ceiling for the Special CPF Housing Grant will also be raised.
722 Aug 2015 Sat
SBS Transit is deploying 1,200 extra staff on Singapore's National Day, along with 400 more buses. SMRT will be increasing the frequency of its trains and giving out free SG50 stickers and badges.
822 Aug 2015 Sat
The group booked a profit of S$464 million, despite facing continual headwinds in some sectors such as the residential market in Singapore.
922 Aug 2015 Sat
Singapore's unemployment rate rose to 2 per cent in June, up from 1.8 per cent in March, says the Manpower Ministry.
1022 Aug 2015 Sat
Workplace advisory and consultation services, as well as changes to the Industrial Relations Act - these are some initiatives the National Trades Union Congress has introduced to cater to the 300,000 professionals, managers and executives in Singapore.