Tag: Amy Khor

50 Singaporeans from different backgrounds to form citizens’ workgroup to help gov’t tackle environmental issues

On Wednesday, July 17, Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources Amy Khor announced that the government is calling on its citizens for help to tackle environmental issues arising from climate change. A citizens' workgroup comprised of 50 Singaporeans from diversified...

PAP MP Amy Khor says elderly Singaporeans can help offset low birth rates by continuing to work longer

Senior Minister of State for Health, Amy Khor, has said that Singaporeans who are living longer can help to offset the low birth rates if more of them continue working for longer. Speaking at the opening of the High-Level Forum on the Silver Economy in Helsinki,...

Founder of Makansutra rounds up his year in mysterious meeting with “hawker minister” Amy Khor

The founder of Makansutra KF Seetoh took to Facebook to share how he rounded up the year 2018; with a chat with Dr Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State for the Environment and Water Resources, over a steaming cup of ‘kopi’. On the last...

Makansutra’s KF Seetoh: “Hawkers should write in to SMS Amy Khor since she personally is looking out for their interest in Parliament”

Lately, founder of Makansutra KF Seetoh has been under the spotlight regarding the issue of hawker centres. In an exclusive with TISG, Seetoh talks about the hawker culture he knows so well. TISG: What are your thoughts on the effectiveness and feasibility of the Government...

Singapore should ‘tackle the excessive consumption of all types of disposables’ instead of levying charges on plastic bags – Khor

In response to MP Louis Ng's call to ban single-use plastics and levy charges on plastic bags, Senior Minister of State for Environment and Water Resources Amy Khor said that the government's approach is for Singapore "to reduce excessive consumption of all types of packaging,...