Singapore conscripts allowed to “express interest” in vocations they prefer

Following conscription system of South Korea, the Singapore army finally allowed its conscripts to "express interest" in vocations which they prefer. However, the army...

Joseph Schooling: I support Ben Davis to renounce Singapore citizenship

Supporting Ben Davis's decision to renounce citizenship, Singapore's Olympic gold medallist Joseph Schooling said the Singapore's first English Premier League club player should pursue his...

Singapore Judge: NS is unfair disadvantage

In a court sentence over a National Service (NS) defaulter, an unnamed district judge confirmed that NS is an unfair disadvantage for Singaporean males. "Even...

High Court: NS puts Singaporean conscripts at unfair disadvantage

The Singapore High Court yesterday (July 25) commented that National Service (NS) puts Singaporean conscripts at unfair disadvantage and hence is laying out a...

Singaporean conscripts face jail sentence if they do not download spyware app

The Singapore Armed Force (SAF) today (July 28) issued a directive demanding all Singaporean conscripts - both full time and reservist - to download...

Minister Ng Eng Hen: National Service defines Singaporean identity

Speaking to new recruits in the 50th anniversary of the Singapore Armed Force (SAF) at Pulau Tekong, Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen ramp up...

NSFs given useless certificates from WSQ

Full-time national service conscripts (NSFs) will be given useless certificates from the Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ), that accredit "skills" like "leadership", "teamwork" and "effective...

NSFs to get useless WSQ certificates after ORD

Singapore's conscripted NSFs who have completed their two-year NS conscription will now receive unrecognised training certificates. According to Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen's speech...

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