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Parliament Prorogues till 16 May: PM

Parliament Prorogues till 16 May: PM

“When Parliament re-opens on 16 May, we will hear the President’s Address, and discuss strategies for creating a brighter future and a better Singapore for all.”- LHL . Read more here.

FB Chat on Strengthening National Service

FB Chat on Strengthening National Service

What are the ways we can better support our National Servicemen? Join us in a Facebook chat on 22 April and discuss how we can strengthen the support from NS stakeholders and enhance the fitness of pre-enlistees and NSmen. RSVP NOW! Simply click ‘Join’ at the Events Page [http://on.fb.me/1gYd4Lh]

MinLaw Proposes Amendments to the Copyright Act

MinLaw Proposes Amendments to the Copyright Act

The Ministry of Law is proposing amendments to the Copyright Act that would enable content rights holders to protect their rights against pirate websites through judicial measures. Read the full details here.

Commemorative Gift Pack for Babies Born in Jubilee Year

Commemorative Gift Pack for Babies Born in Jubilee Year

As part of Singapore’s 50th anniversary celebrations next year, a Jubilee Baby Gift Pack will be given to newborns in 2015. The gift pack is intended to be ‘a meaningful, significant and tangible keepsake with heritage value’, and can consist of practical and commemorative items. Share your ideas and suggestions on what items can be included in the gift pack!

Retaining Public Trust and Governing Well

Retaining Public Trust and Governing Well

At this year’s Administrative Service Dinner, DPM Tharman Shanmugaratnam highlighted the need to implement policies well and make sure they work on the ground, include the public in working out solutions, and invest in community life and the intangibles of well-being. Read more here !

Broad Support for Budget 2014 Initiatives

Broad Support for Budget 2014 Initiatives

Seven in 10 Singaporeans surveyed in a REACH telephone poll supported initiatives announced in Budget 2014, with the same number agreeing that the Pioneer Generation Package would ensure affordable healthcare for Singaporeans aged 65 and above. Read the full details of the poll findings and share your views.

New Harassment Bill to offer greater protection to victims

New Harassment Bill to offer greater protection to victims

The Protection from Harassment Bill has been passed in Parliament. It will allow victims of harassment to seek redress quickly and inexpensively. Read more here and share your views.

Subsidies and Top-Ups Will Make MediShield Life Affordable

Subsidies and Top-Ups Will Make MediShield Life Affordable

Low to middle-income Singaporeans will get permanent subsidies to pay for MediShield Life premiums.  Click here to find out more on the subsidies that will ensure affordable healthcare for all Singaporeans.

We want to hear from you!

We want to hear from you!

Tell us if you have good ideas on how to encourage good neighbourliness and resolve disputes within the community

Wrapping up Budget 2014 Debate

Wrapping up Budget 2014 Debate

In his wrap up of the three-day Budget debate, Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam said that while Singapore’s productivity levels have been dismal in the past few years, it has made good progress in closing the productivity gap with advance economies over the decades.
Read more:
More Revenue will be Needed to Fund Social Spending: DPM Tharman
Good Progress in Closing Productivity Gap: DPM Tharman

Vodcast

Post-Budget Forum 2013 – Opening Remarks by Dr Amy Khor and Mrs Josephine Teo
Post-Budget Forum 2013 – Opening Remarks by Dr Amy Khor and Mrs Josephine Teo

Podcast

Policy Study Workgroups Appreciation Lunch on 23 September 2009 - Opening Speech by Dr Amy Khor
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REACH's Chairman, Dr Amy Khor announced the formation of three new Policy Study Workgroups



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As part of Singapore’s 50th anniversary celebrations next year, a Jubilee Baby Gift will be given to newborns in 2015. The gift pack is intended to be ‘a meaningful, significant and tangible keepsake with heritage value’, and can consist of practical and commemorative items. 

Share your ideas and suggestions on what items can be included in the gift pack!


Our Pioneer Generation  

 

Mdm Tam's story
Mdm Tam's story

Mdm Timah's story

 
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