Biography of the Author Faris Mokhtar

Faris Mokhtar

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  1. An official prepares ballot boxes and other voting materials in Jakarta ahead of elections next

    The Big Read: Religion, fake news take centre stage as divided Indonesia goes to the polls

    Amid increasing religious polarisation, Indonesians are going to the voting booths more divided than ever, experts say.
  2. Secondary school students in Singapore

    The Big Read: Streaming — the good, the bad and the ugly side of an outdated policy

    Experts said that overall, subject-based banding will be beneficial in the sense that groups of students will no longer be tarred with the same ...
  3. PAP flag logo

    The Big Read: For Singapore’s next PM, the journey starts with the men and women in white

    This year's People’s Action Party (PAP) conference and the party’s Central Executive Committee election will be closely watched for clearer signs ...
  4. A gay couple prepares to get married at a group wedding for same-sex couples in West Hollywood

    The Big Read: With a house still divided over 377A, time to seek common ground

    More than a decade after a bruising and fractious debate that ended in a stalemate, the powder keg that is Section 377A of the Penal Code has been ...
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    Tax policies can drive innovation, promote inclusive growth: DPM Tharman

    Growing the incomes of low-income workers should be a key priority when countries come up with tax and fiscal policies to promote inclusive ...
  6. Emergency Response Team SPF

    SG Secure can help Singaporeans remain vigilant: Experts

    Experts however caution that the SG Secure movement - which aims to prepare members of the public in the event of a terrorist attack - should not ...
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    Labour Movement to do more to boost workers' productivity: Chan Chun Sing

    "The best way for us to take care of our people is to make sure that they have a good job and they can take care of themselves," says Mr Chan in ...
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    New leadership and higher education programmes for Home Team officers

    Home Affairs and Law Minister K Shanmugam says there is a need to give greater priority to training to prepare officers for future changes in ...