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Navy owes nation a thorough investigation of collisions

“A ship command is a command whether it is a motor launch or a battleship, and the commanding officer is the captain whether he wears one stripe or four. http://bit.ly/2vcFZyN

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Town Council doubles needy family’s debt for failing to pay conservancy fees

A needy family in Singapore was thrown into more debt by their Town Council after they couldn’t pay Service and Conservancy Charges for about two years, from August 2015 to April 2017. Activist Gilbert Goh shared the family’s plight on his Facebook page and shared a photo of an arrears letter the family received which shows […] http://bit.ly/2w4gbDJ

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New “Passion Made Possible” campaign draws mixed reactions from netizens

By Phyllis Lee/ “Passion Made Possible” is the new unified tagline and branding of Singapore, launched by the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) and the Economic Development Board (EDB) yesterday. This is the fourth time Singapore’s identity has been revamped, but this time, it will market the nation to both tourists and businesses. Other statutory boards […] http://bit.ly/2vvrQYx

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PM Lee positions himself as “caring father figure” – socio-political commentator claims

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong’s speech at the annual National Day Rally attracted several views from prominent socio-political figures, with many challenging the three topics the PM chose to speak on: enhancing preschool education, the war on diabetes, and the focus on developing Singapore further to be a truly smart city. Socio-political commentator, Dr Wong […] http://bit.ly/2xicSHA