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  1. A gas burner of a stove is pictured, on July 31, 2008

    Gas prices to go up from Feb for Singapore households

    The higher price is mainly due to a 20.8 per cent increase in fuel costs compared with the previous quarter, says City Gas.
  2. China waste recycling

    China to spend US$37 billion to reduce waste: Report

    A regulation is expected to be announced in the next few weeks making it compulsory for households and businesses to sort their waste.
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    860,000 HDB households to get GST vouchers to offset utilities bills

    Those living in 1- and 2-room HDB flats are able to offset about 3 to 4 months of utilities bills with their regular GST Voucher – U-Save, the ...
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    105,000 households applied to make homes elderly-friendly under EASE scheme

    Under this programme, flat owners with elderly people in their households can install features such as grab bars and slip-resistant floor tiles in ...
  5. Cambodia power

    Cambodia opposition promises to slash power prices, encourage solar energy

    Cambodia’s opposition has pledged to overhaul the country’s power sector as part of a sweeping bid to clean up and reduce the cost of electricity ...
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    S$130m disbursed under ComCare in FY2015, 10% higher than last year

    According to the MSF, there were around 87,000 beneficiaries of ComCare schemes in FY2015. Of these, the majority of households received ...
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    8 things you should know about Singapore’s wealth gap

    The gap between the wealthy and the poor is widening, and in countries like Singapore, it is increasingly being recognised as a cause for concern.
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    MOF calls for public feedback on upcoming Budget 2017

    The Ministry of Finance welcomes individuals, households and businesses to provide feedback in preparation for the upcoming Budget 2017.
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    Higher energy standards for refrigerators from December 2017

    The National Environment Agency will raise the Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) for refrigerators by between 5 and 13 per cent from ...
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    Rubbish collection fees for homes to be increased from next year

    Starting next year, the monthly refuse collection fee will be S$8.25 for apartments, an increase of S$0.76, and S$27.47 for landed homes, an ...