From The Media - 02 September 2014
Published: 02 Sep 2014 1150 hrs
Making headlines – PM shares his views on early CPF withdrawal and lease buyback scheme. Also, more transparency as Health Ministry reveals how much operations cost at public hospitals. Still on healthcare, patient numbers at clinics go up after Pioneer Generation benefits kicked-in yesterday. And, expect more green buildings in Singapore soon. More at From the Media.
National Day Rally 2014
Published: 18 Aug 2014 1158 hrs
The CPF scheme will be improved to better care for lower-income Singaporeans. It will be made more flexible, while providing a steady stream of income during the retirement years. Details were unveiled by PM Lee at the National Day Rally last night. Watch videos of what PM Lee had to say on the CPF. In the clips, he also talks about creating opportunities for success, offering assurance during retirement, and making Singapore a home for all ages.
Nine fresh faces to be Nominated Members of Parliament
Published: 11 Aug 2014 1930 hrs
Parliament will have nine new Nominated Members of Parliament. They are: Chia Yong Yong, Thomas Chua Kee Seng, Karthikeyan s/o R. Krishnamurthy, Kuik Shiao-Yin, Mohd Ismail bin Hussein, Rita Soh Siow Lan, Dr Benedict Tan Chi’-Loong, Assoc Prof Randolph Tan Gee Kwang, and Prof Tan Tai Yong. The new NMPs will serve a term of two and a half years in Parliament.