Stories By Alice Chia
105 Mar 2015 Thu
Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen says the new format for the Jubilee Year's National Day Parade will allow as many Singaporeans as possible to watch the "historic" event.
205 Mar 2015 Thu
The Singapore Armed Forces must restructure to be "leaner, more potent and versatile", the Defence Minister tells Parliament at the Committee of Supply 2015 debate.
304 Mar 2015 Wed
"Instead of having to balance future Budgets, by cutting back on spending, we believe it is better to balance future Budgets by growing our economy and revenue," NTUC Secretary-General Lim Swee Say said at the Budget debate on Wednesday (Mar 4).
404 Mar 2015 Wed
Make tertiary education free for sectors with manpower shortage to nudge students to consider careers in those sectors, says NMP Mohd Ismail Hussein.
504 Mar 2015 Wed
With mass fish deaths off Singapore shores due to plankton bloom, some supermarkets have stopped selling fish harvested from local farms temporarily.
603 Mar 2015 Tue
A man who lied about his address to guarantee his daughter's placement in a prestigious primary school was sentenced to two weeks' jail.
701 Mar 2015 Sun
Singaporeans' hopes and wishes for the future took centre stage on day two of the Chingay Parade, which was graced by President Tony Tan Keng Yam and his wife, who arrived on a float in the shape of a giant birthday cake.
819 Feb 2015 Thu
Wild Rice's founding artistic director Ivan Heng, for example, hopes that help can be given to arts groups to have their own homes.
916 Feb 2015 Mon
Median monthly household income among resident employed households from work rose from S$7,870 in 2013 to S$8,290 in 2014, a 5.3 per cent increase in nominal terms, or a 4.1 per cent increase in real terms.
1014 Feb 2015 Sat
About 90 partners of CDAC have been recognised for their contributions in organising programmes for beneficiaries of the Chinese Development Assistance Council (CDAC).