Stories By Dylan Loh
107 Mar 2014 Fri
The government is looking into further raising the re-employment age from 65 years old to 67, said Senior Minister of State for Manpower Amy Khor during the debate on the Manpower Ministry's budget.
207 Mar 2014 Fri
The government is looking into making the Progressive Wage Model, which ensures workers' pay scales rise in tandem with skills-upgrading, compulsory in the landscaping sector.
306 Mar 2014 Thu
The overall median Cash-Over-Valuation for HDB resale flats fell to zero in February, according to latest data from the Singapore Real Estate Exchange.
405 Mar 2014 Wed
Singapore's defence expenditure came under scrutiny on Wednesday as Members of Parliament discussed the biggest item under Budget 2014.
504 Mar 2014 Tue
Businesses, especially the smaller ones, need more help as rising costs in Singapore continue to hurt them -- Members of Parliament echoed this concern as the Budget debate resumed on Tuesday.
602 Mar 2014 Sun
Over 1,000 inputs on Budget 2014 have been received by government feedback unit REACH through its various platforms. Over half of the feedback was about initiatives announced to build a fair and equitable society.
727 Feb 2014 Thu
Eight town councils will increase their service and conservancy charges from April 1. The town councils are Ang Mo Kio, Jurong, Marine Parade, Moulmein-Kallang, Nee Soon, Pasir Ris-Punggol, Potong Pasir and Sembawang.
826 Feb 2014 Wed
Economists say Central Provident Fund contribution rates should be raised to 40% in the future and in a phased manner. But they stress that this should not happen until the global economy has recovered further.
925 Feb 2014 Tue
The concept of "mass customisation" of products for a broad audience was a key focus at Channel NewsAsia's Luminary Leadership Forum, held at the Fullerton Hotel Singapore on Tuesday.
1022 Feb 2014 Sat
While the labour movement welcomed the increase in CPF contribution rates under Budget 2014, it said other issues, like fair employment and career progression for older workers, have to be looked at, going forward.