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01 Mar 2015 14:41

PAP Women's Wing urges CPF top-ups, more support for stay-home mothers

The PAP Women's Wing has called on husbands and adult working children to make regular voluntary top-ups to the CPF accounts of their stay-home mothers. The women's wing also asked the government to do more to help stay-home mothers take advantage of SkillsFuture initiatives.

  • 01 Mar 2015 12:50

    Malaysia has not confirmed location of RTS terminus in Johor Bahru: MOT

    Singapore has not yet received official confirmation on where the Malaysian end of the planned Rapid Transit System (RTS) between the two countries will be located, which is required before a joint engineering study can begin, the Ministry of Transport (MOT) said on Sunday (Mar 1).

  • 01 Mar 2015 19:18

    Enhanced career guidance for students

    As announced by Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam during his Budget speech on Feb 23, a professional core of counsellors will be established to help students make these choices. This is part of the national SkillsFuture blueprint.

  • 01 Mar 2015 22:42

    Chingay returns to Orchard Road for first time since 2007

    This year's Chingay festivities culminated in a mega street party along Orchard Road on Sunday (Mar 1), after the main parade at the F1 Pit Building on Friday and Saturday nights.

  • 01 Mar 2015 21:09

    S$250,000 worth of daily essentials handed out to 5,000 needy

    About 5,000 needy people in Bedok and Braddell Heights have received some S$250,000 worth of daily essentials as part of a community initiative by NTUC FairPrice, Abbott and grassroots organisations.

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