Ministry of Finance: Elderly to receive up to S$800…in CPF Medisave

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) yesterday (June 12) announced that it will be paying elderly Pioneer Generation Singaporean up to S$800 each, in their...

Government to increase taxes by increasing school fees

In an announcement by the Ministry of Education (MOE) yesterday (Apr 29), all six local government-funded universities will increase school fees by up to...

Government to raise poly school fees despite strong cash balance

Despite sitting on a healthy cash balance of more than S$200 million at each polytechnic, the Singapore government is raising school fees for polytechnic...

PAP MP Tin Pei Ling’s husband raised gas tariff by 4%

Effecting Feb 1 to Apr 30, the gas tariff for households will increase by 0.74 cent per kilowatt hour (kWh), from the current charge...

Coroner: New mother jumped to her death with infant due to work and money...

According to a report by State Coroner Marvin Bay, a new mother who jumped to her death clutching her two-month old baby committed suicide...

Singaporeans to pay GST on Google and Apple app

Amidst the furore over the unjustifiable GST increase, a little known new tax has been imposed in the recent Budget. The "imported digital services...

Electricity prices increased by 19.1% in May, 30% water price hike coming in July

Electricity prices saw its biggest ever jump of  19.1% in May 2017 compared to a year ago.  The increase is a result of a 2.4%...

Minister Grace Fu: We MPs pay for parking too

After weeks of criticisms over the government's mercenary move to charge school teachers for parking in school compounds, PAP Minister Grace Fu wrote to...

Minister Koh Poh Koon slapped as businesses inflate water prices on first day of...

Local kopitiams and eateries around Singapore raised their coffee and drinks by at least 10 cents to 20 cents after the implementation of a...

Singapore Power: Electricity tariffs to increase 6.3%

In the latest media release by Singapore Power (SP Group) today (Dec 29), electricity tariff will increase by 6.3%. According to SP Group, the...

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States Times Review to shut down on Polling Day

States Times Review will shut down tomorrow on Polling Day. I have done enough for Singapore and it is up to Singaporeans to decide their...

Singapore airports to remain close in 2020, reopening in early 2021 pessimistic

Singapore is on track to break the 50,000 figure by the end of July, with daily reporting still in the hundreds. There are currently 45,298...

More arrests, more POFMA and more censorship

Following the increase in public criticism as seen in the PAP candidate Ivan Lim saga, Singapore's ruling party dictatorship looks set to impose stricter...