Stories By Imelda Saad
116 Dec 2014 Tue
The next General Election is due by Jan 2017 and set to be a "deadly serious fight" according to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. PAP activists in opposition wards are already working the ground.
214 Dec 2014 Sun
The Manpower Minister said that though the labour market outlook remains positive, it would get harder for businesses to find the required manpower from 2020, when the local labour force growth rate starts to plateau.
314 Dec 2014 Sun
Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin said the transition time is to allow markets and businesses to adjust.
414 Dec 2014 Sun
Any change to the CPF system will take into account the income needs of Singaporeans in their retirement years. One area being looked at is whether it's possible to have different Minimum Sums for different groups, depending on their needs, said Manpower Minister Tan Chuan-Jin.
510 Dec 2014 Wed
Minister Lawrence Wong said residents "deserve to know that their money is being properly managed and spent" by Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol East Town Council. Workers' Party Chairman Sylvia Lim said the town council has been facilitating a special audit by the Auditor-General's Office.
610 Dec 2014 Wed
Today, close to 90 per cent of power in Singapore is produced by natural gas. There have also been moves to encourage the development of green buildings with energy saving features.
709 Dec 2014 Tue
Ukraine president Petro Poroshenko is in Singapore for a two-day working visit. He called on Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam and Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, with the leaders reaffirming friendly bilateral ties and exchanging views on global developments.
808 Dec 2014 Mon
They were reacting to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong's speech on Sunday (Dec 7), at the People's Action Party Conference, where Mr Lee said "the Opposition does not see any duty to bring people together, solve problems and plan for the future".
906 Dec 2014 Sat
Environment and Water Resources Minister Vivian Balakrishnan also said new laws could be introduced to address concerns over privacy and identity theft in Singapore's push to be the world's first Smart Nation.
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The programme has been rolled out in Bedok, Ang Mo Kio and Commonwealth, and equips community partners with a checklist to assess cases of abuse and neglect.