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NOV 2018 | Issue 44

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New Multi-Agency Task Force to Drive Health Promotion
New Multi-Agency Task Force to Drive Health Promotion

A new multi-agency task force has been set up to drive transformation efforts to promote healthy living in Singapore. It seeks to drive the national transformation of Singapore’s health promotion landscape and nurture a healthier population.

Guidelines on Media Literacy and How to Spot Fake News to be Launched Next Year
Guidelines on Media Literacy and How to Spot Fake News to be Launched Next Year

By June 2019, new guidelines on media literacy and spotting fake news would be launched. The Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI) is working with the National Library Board, the Infocomm Media Development Authority and the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore to develop these guidelines.

Public Consultation

Consultation on Draft Food (Amendment) Regulations 2019

The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) is seeking feedback from the food industry on
the draft Food (Amendment) Regulations 2019, targetedto come into effect in the first quarter of 2019.

The consultation will run till 5 November.

More information can be found here.

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Feedback for proposed draft Code on Accessibility

The Building and Construction Authority (BCA) is inviting feedback on proposed draft Code on Accessibility.

The consultation will run till 16 November.

More information can be found here.

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Second Consultation On Proposed Amendments To The Food Regulations Regarding Microbiological Standards For Ready-To-Eat (RTE) Food

The Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) is seeking feedback from stakeholders on
proposed revised amendments to the Food Regulations concerning the
microbiological standards for ready-to-eat (RTE) food, following the first public consultation.

The consultation will run till 21 November.

More information can be found here.

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Public Consultation on Proposed Reforms to the Civil Justice System

The Ministry of Law is inviting feedback on Proposed Reforms to the Civil Justice System.

The consultation will run till 30 November.

More information can be found here.

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Public Consultation on Proposed Reforms to Intellectual Property Dispute Resolution Framework

The Ministry of Law is inviting feedback on Proposed Reforms to Intellectual Property Dispute Resolution Framework.

The consultation will run till 30 November.

More information can be found here.

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