Tag: CDC

Lim Tean says Pritam Singh asked the “wrong question” regarding Mayor’s salaries

Singapore — Workers' Party chief Pritam Singh asked the wrong question about mayors in Singapore, said Lim Team of People's Voice in a  Facebook...

Singaporeans question mayors’ duties, salaries on CNA’s day-in-the-life article about Low Yen Ling

Singapore—A recent profile on CNA about the daily life of MP Low Yen Ling (PAP-Chua Chu Kang GRC) brought about rather unexpected feedback, as...

PAP candidate in losing Aljunied team appointed Vice-Chairman of North East CDC

Singapore — A People's Action Party candidate in the team that lost in Aljunied GRC in this year's General Election, Mr Shamsul Kamar, wrote on...

Bertha Henson points to the role of mayors and CDCs

Singapore—Former journalist turned professor Bertha Henson on Facebook questions the role of mayors and the Community Development Councils (CDC) they chair. Her comments came amid...

Singapore’s mayors: Who are they and what do they do?

Singapore had a mayor for a short period from 1957 to 1959. Ong Eng Guan, who was the City Council mayor, later became the...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 6, 2020

As of 8 am, August 6, 2020: World count: 18,635,877 cases, 11,206,409 recoveries, 702,903 deaths There are now a total of 18,635,877 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide....

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for August 3, 2020

As of 8 am, August 3, 2020: World count: 17,852,451 cases, 10,598,327 recoveries, 679,794 deaths  There are now a total of 17,852,451 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 27, 2020

As of 9 am, June 27, 2020: World count: 9,761,594 cases, 4,917,270 recoveries, 492,767 deaths There are now 9,761,594 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the...

Vouchers worth S$20 million to be distributed to 400,000 households

SINGAPORE – According to Channel News Asia, the People’s Association said during a June 12 (Friday) press release that vouchers worth S$20 million will...

Super bug behind pneumonia death in Malaysia

Several news reports in Malaysian newspapers and online portals points to the possible existence of super bug 'Klebsiella pneumoniae' in the country. Kelantan health director...
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