Stories By Sara Grosse
122 Jul 2014 Tue
Eligible senior citizens will receive the Pioneer Generation card, among other information materials, in the welcome package this August.
221 Jul 2014 Mon
Singapore scientists have discovered a genetic cause of common breast tumours in women. This will potentially make it easier for clinicians to distinguish benign breast tumours from cancerous ones.
320 Jul 2014 Sun
A new boardwalk around Pang Sua Pond in Bukit Panjang will soon connect residents to several facilities in the vicinity after it goes through a makeover under PUB's Active, Beautiful, Clean (ABC) Waters Programme.
416 Jul 2014 Wed
In an advisory sent to maid employment agencies, the Manpower Ministry says agencies should “accord foreign domestic workers (FDWs) basic respect and human dignity”.
515 Jul 2014 Tue
A Singapore Symphony Orchestra concert marked the venue's return to the spotlight after a refurbishment that cost S$158 million and lasted four years.
609 Jul 2014 Wed
Is the national universal healthcare insurance scheme affordable for all citizens and can it be sustained? These were some of the issues raised in Parliament over the past two days.
708 Jul 2014 Tue
The Singapore National Employers Federation and the National Trades Union Congress will partner the Government to look into ways to encourage the transition to portable medical benefits riding on MediShield Life, said Health Minister Gan Kim Yong.
805 Jul 2014 Sat
In 2020, more than 10,000 Singaporeans are expected to be in need of end-of-life care. To meet this need, the Health Ministry estimates it will have to double manpower capacity in the palliative care sector from the current 150 to 300 by 2020.
904 Jul 2014 Fri
One in five Integrated Shield Plan (IP) holders in Singapore were on B1 plans last year. Analysts say knowing how much to expect for premium increases and what procedures should be covered, should form the basis for a standard IP to cover them.
1028 Jun 2014 Sat
MediShield Life premiums will remain the same for the first five years, said Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong.