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New institution to train NSmen for homeland security

Amid the mounting threat of terrorism here, the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) will be opening the Island Defence Training Institute (IDTI), to prepare …

Homeland Security

Certify and develop your HR skills with IHRP

The national human resource (HR) certification programme is a "call to action" for HR professionals across Singapore, said AXS HR manager Khairul …

Human Resources

Learner motorists to undergo mandatory simulation training from 2019

Mandatory simulation training will be implemented for all learner motorists in 2019.<p>This was one of three initiatives announced by the Traffic Police …

Roads

HR courses to give you the edge

The Institute for Human Resource Professionals (IHRP) certification framework comprises three certification levels: Certified HR Professional, …

Human Resources

Electricity tariffs down by 3.2%

Electricity tariffs are going down for the third quarter of the year by an average of 0.67 cents per kilowatt hour (kwh), SP Group said in a …

Natural Gas

More public libraries to move to malls, town hubs

Public libraries will become more easily accessible as they move to locations such as malls and town hubs, Minister for Communications and …

Malaysia asks International Court of Justice to rule on waters around Pedra Branca; Singapore to oppose application

Malaysia has filed an application before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to declare that the waters surrounding Pedra Branca remain within …

Asia

Lee Hsien Yang: I have no inclination to redevelop 38 Oxley Road for financial profit

Mr Lee Hsien Yang has said that he has no inclination to redevelop the 38, Oxley Road into a condominium for financial profit, putting paid to claims …

Dogs give patients four-legged feel-good factor

Patients at the Mount Elizabeth Hospital spent Friday (June 30) afternoon receiving some four-legged feel-good factor.<p>Three canine guests were …

Pets

Three men arrested after turning Toa Payoh flat into 'drug house'

Three men who allegedly broke into an empty flat in Toa Payoh and used it as a "drug house" have been arrested.<p>The men had been seen entering the …

Crime

Multi-car collision on ECP lands 60-year-old in hospital

A collision along the East Coast Parkway (ECP) resulted in a 60-year-old man being taken to hospital on Sunday (July 2).<p>The Singapore Civil Defence …

Singaporean jailed for helping two women with fake robbery report

A Singaporean man abetted two Chinese nationals to fake a robbery and then lie to the police that an actual one had taken place.<p>They did this in …

Crime

These aren't GrabBikes – they're Grab's enforcement team

Grab today (July 3) announced it has formed a team of enforcement officers to ensure its driver-partners have the correct licenses.<p>Called the Grab …

Codes of Conduct

Jail for man who sexually penetrated a minor

A 34-year-old who befriended a 13-year-old girl online in 2014 and got her to perform oral sex on him, was jailed for 13 months on Friday (June …