From The Media - 31 October 2014
Published: 31 Oct 2014 1235 hrs
Headlines today – New rules for construction sector to raise skills and productivity; PGP benefits have helped more than 100,000 Pioneers; and, NSmen who skip IPPT face penalties. In other news, new leaflets to counter ISIS propaganda available at mosques today. More at From the Media
The Battle for Merger
Published: 09 Oct 2014 1343 hrs
Relive one of the most intense moments for Singapore as its future hangs in the balance – The Battle for Merger Exhibition immerses you into the political struggles, and exposes the real reasons why the communists opposed the Merger. These vivid accounts were pieced together by Mr Lee Kuan Yew across 12 radio broadcasts in 1961. In conjunction with the book reprint, visit the exhibition at National Library Building from 9 Oct 2014.
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.